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Site Visit to Converted Barns in Cornwall/Kernow – 27th March
March 27, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Cornwall/Kernow group has been invited to Candor, near Probus, where Grant & Lindi McAlpine are converting a range of stone and earth (cob) barns. There will be a site visit tour and discussions on the barn retrofit techniques and choices, building monitoring (temp & humidity) and wind turbine.
Time & Date: 5.00 pm Friday 27th March
Location: Candor, Probus, Cornwall (full details will be given on booking)
The build has cob blocks and lime, hemp insulation (a mix of inside and outside), airtight membrane, pigmented clay plasters from Clayworks and local oak joinery. The barn has embedded temp and humidity sensors.
A donation of £5 on the night would be appreciated to cover the costs of food and drink, very kindly provided by Grant and Lindi.