Building the Foundations

The ground works for the site started in January 2015. For the groundworks we employed a local building firm from Ashburton, called Brayshaw Developments Limited. We have contracted them to build the access road to the houses, the site drainage and the 6 foundations for the houses.

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Opening the site entrance

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Building the Compost Toilet

The Willow Box aka Compost Toilet

The Willow Box aka Compost Toilet

In order to meet our planning conditions and before we could begin construction, Broadhempston CLT had to provide onsite welfare for the self-builders. So as usual we wanted to do this as cheaply as possible. So instead of paying for a Porter Loo during the construction period we decided to make a compost toilet instead.

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