live above livestock - farmhouses, Schwarzwald, Germany

In the traditional farmhouses of the Schwarzwald (Black Forest) region of Germany, livestock lives at grade. The home is built above, allowing the heat from the animals to rise and partially heat the rest of the building.  

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  • Photo Credit: Cory Trembath Rouillard

    Farmhouse in the Black Forest region of Germany

  • Photo Credit: Cory Trembath Rouillard

    Farmhouse in the Black Forest region of Germany