|Stone is among the oldest and most durable of all building materials, and it is still widely used today. Stone buildings from different cultures are visually distinct, whether dry-stacked or mortared, rough or finely worked.|
hut in Sardinia is one of the simplest buildings imaginable. The entire
structure is made of stones stacked upon each other, without mortar.
| The stones
in this farmhouse in Brittany, France, have been individually shaped.
Stones are utilized for door and window lintels, and the slate tile roof.
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The Art of Natural Building
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