Kevin king of cob mccabe and grand designs uk host kevin mccloud inside the finished cob castle. Primary 4 kevin mccabe cob house grand designs finished portraits comfortable kevin mccloud kevin king of cob mccabe first appeared on grand designs in 2013 armed best with a grand plan to construct a soil and straw masterpiece together with his bare hands.
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Kevin mccabe cob house grand designs finished. Channel 4 kevin king of cob mccabe and grand designs uk host kevin mccloud inside the finished cob castle. Five years later the reveal revisits his. We are a small prestigious company established in east devon with over 35 years experience.
Mark bolton the last episode of the 2018 series of grand designs saw kevin mccloud return to devon to meet kevin mccabe the man who wanted to build one of the biggest houses grand designs has ever seen. Plans to build the largest cob house on the planet saw the. Cob mccloud explains to viewers is basically a mix of sand clay water and earth aka mud.
People are still talking about the stunning cob house from east devon first featured way back in 2011 on channel 4 s ever popular grand designs show. Grand designs first followed kevin mccabe and as he embarked upon a build in devon in the spring of 2011 he wanted to create a 10 000sq ft home out of cob a natural building material made from. Look inside kevin mccabe s finished cob castle and its sustainable features.
We specialise in the high quality repair of historic buildings particularly those containing cob and increasingly over the last 25 years the construction of new cob buildings. The cob castle has been built by the king.