This building represents a specialist farmhouse from the British iron age and is dated to around 100 A.D.
The specific evidence for this structure comes from Ballanorris (phase 1) on the Isle of Man and was excavated by Gerhard Bersu in the 1940’s. These structures appear to incorporate all of the activities associated with a farming economy based on cattle, all under one roof -
The Earthouse is a monumental structure based on Iron age evidence -
The Earthouse took three and a half years to complete.