Corbelled House, Carnarvon: http://www.lekkeslaap.co.za/akkommodasie/corbelled-house

Corbelled House, Carnarvon: http://www.lekkeslaap.co.za/akkommodasie/corbelled-house

Korbeelhuise is kliprondawels wat die pionierboere in die middel van die 19de eeu in die Hantam Karoo gebou het. Hulle is belangrike oorblyfsels uit die kultuurgeskiedenis en die geskiedenis van die volksboukunde in Suid-Afrika

Korbeelhuise is kliprondawels wat die pionierboere in die middel van die 19de eeu in die Hantam Karoo gebou het. Hulle is belangrike oorblyfsels uit die kultuurgeskiedenis en die geskiedenis van die volksboukunde in Suid-Afrika

The Trekboers built these small domed roofed houses between 1811 and 1815. Due to the lack of wood the roof was also built using flat stones. The stones in the roof were used as “scaffolding” while building the house and to reach the roof for repairs. | Carnarvon: Corbelled Houses and a Monument

The Trekboers built these small domed roofed houses between 1811 and 1815. Due to the lack of wood the roof was also built using flat stones. The stones in the roof were used as “scaffolding” while building the house and to reach the roof for repairs. | Carnarvon: Corbelled Houses and a Monument

The inside view of the Corbelled House roof rebuilt outside the Carnarvon Museum | History of Carnarvon | The Karoo, South Africa

The inside view of the Corbelled House roof rebuilt outside the Carnarvon Museum | History of Carnarvon | The Karoo, South Africa

stuurmansfontein corbelled guest house, carnarvon

stuurmansfontein corbelled guest house, carnarvon

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