Picture Rock Studio-Round Strawbale Home design & built by Glen Neff

Los Cerrillos, New Mexico
Location
  • Los Cerrillos, New Mexico
  • Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Type
  • Modern
  • Year
  • 2005
  • Square Feet
  • 2300
  • Lot Size
  • 28 acres
  • This project page was created by community member Glen Neff

    Article from New Mexico Magazine April 2007
    A Moroccan Straw-bale

    Atop a sage-covered and juniper-studded hill,midway between Cerrillos and Madrid, the circular straw-bale home of Eliane Allegre and Glen Neff appears to be another natural earthen addition to the foothills in the Ortiz Mountains.

    Framing the round straw-bale

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Barnio, one of the straw-bale out building. Cerrillos Hills in the distance

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    Kitchen

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    Back portal-horseshoe shape copper rain gutter that runs off to holding tanks

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    TGI pro 250 roof supports,flagstone floor,New Mexico ponderosa pine post and beams

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Front door with Eliane,door from 1880 India-Pakistan border, redwood columns from the great fire in San Franciso

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Article from 2007 New Mexico Magazine

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    New Mexico ponderosa pine T&G ceiling installed before the strawbale walls were put up

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Bedroom and bathroom

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    Rainbow over Picture Rock

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    Living room and kitchen

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    Eliane's greenhouse,watered with rainwater from the roof of main house

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Back portal

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    Gazibo and southwest patio area

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    One page from New Mexico Magaine

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    Back portal

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    Bathroom

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    Light fixture

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Lake Heron stone at the sunken shower

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff

    Framing back portal

    Photo Courtesy of Glen Neff
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