This little house from stone is located in New Hampshire and it is based on the design of Thoreau who lived there for 2 years, 2 months and 2 days while he was at Walden Pond. Thoreau was famous author, philosopher and surveyor from United States. He wrote the book Life in the Woods about the time he spent in the stone house surrounded with nature. Two other books were written while he was living there. He thought that by being close to the nature, he would find more objective view about the society. He loved the simple life in the nature where he was really inspired. His house was actually in the edge of town, close to his home where he lived with his family.
This small house is made of stone on the outside but it has a wooden interior and lots of windows, so there is lots of light. Outside there is a beautiful garden with flowers. There are stone house constructions in different parts of the world. They have charm and are pretty original with the natural material that is typical for the area. Despite houses, there are also many castles and palaces made of stone.
Some of the most ancient houses in the world are tiny designs made of stone. Also there are tiny house stone buildings with walls constructed of stone slabs. Also in the history there were buildings with roofs made of thatch.
The home of stone designed by Thoreau is one of the ways to include stone into constructing house. And there are many advantages of using stone. It is available in different colors, styles and textures. It enables the homeowners to choose and make really unique design. In conclusion, when thinking about building a stone house, we should consider that we are choosing a material that will never loose quality and style.