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Comment: Rain continued, and the masons were not happy.
The geotextile was wrapped over the gravel covering the piping and then covered with soil.

The projecting end of the stone wall forms a plinth on which the main living floor of the house sits, and will screen a little terrace outside the guest bedroom..

View from the north.

Francis laying out the piping to the septic tank.

Wall nearing completion on Friday.

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Apr 18, 2008 - 04:17 PM
Pipework to fosse bedded on a bit of concrete here and there, and covered with sand. Luckily no trenches were needed and it was all covered with topsoil to a depth sufficient to protect it.

By Friday afternoon the site around the house looked like a battlefield.

The ventilation of the fosse as required by Mme Berthome.

The guest bedroom was plastered on Friday afternoon,

The sous sol shower recess.

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