In search of culinary kelp.What’s wrong with this picture?
Not all things beautiful and crafty are in wood.
See that little white cottage at the far right? Sitting on the seawall top:
Obviously a problem with the foundations if this lot of sack concrete had to be laid down.
Well, guess what it’s roofed with?
Yup, straw – it’s thatched justabout. Looked to us as though stormy seas might send waves crashing down the chimney, although the bay is pretty sheltered.
Here’s how you get to it:
The vehicular road stops quite a bit short of many houses in this quaint village by the sea. And there was no sign of donkeys, nor mules to bring in your stuff for the holidays. About half the cottages are for holiday use.
… a couple of miles further North. Another, still justabout operational fishing village:
How pretty …
Where am I? East or West coast, of which county?