20 Tree House Pictures: Play-Club Plans to Big-Kid Houses | Designs &Ideas on Dornob

20 Tree House Pictures: Play-Club Plans to Big-Kid Houses | Designs &Ideas on Dornob
Treehouses are more popular than ever, as play spaces for children but also as luxury hotel (and even house) designs for adults. Some of the most fantastic plans and ideas can be traced to specialist designers and builders – and pictures of their work can provide some of the best inspiration (as well as an informal visual guide) for do-it-yourself recreational, residential and commercial tree buildings. Blue Forest is one such company, but far from the only one. Their specialty seems to lie somewhere between playful little fantasy structures and big educational spaces for children engaged in wildlife observation, forest ecology and related nature-oriented pursuits. The trick is to find a balance between safe and fun – railings are a must, as are sturdy supports, but whimsy and asymmetry help make these places feel more organic and engaging for younger visitors in particular.

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Eco-Lodge Tree House Accommodation at Fair Oak Farm Each of the two eco-lodge tree houses provide luxury self-catering accommodation for two people.... for grown-ups who want to fulfil their innermost childish dreams. Clad with sustainable timber and fully insulated, exceeding residential building regulation standards, these spacious lodges contain a Queen size double bed, en-suite wet room & wardrobe, seating and dining areas, fully equipped kitchen and sheltered balcony. Accessed via their own winding gravel path from a dedicated parking area, the eco-lodges are hidden amongst mature trees including magnificent Scots Pines and other native specimens. Working with the Weald's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, historic maps show that the tree line is an ancient boundary which existed thousands of years ago. Located on the edge of the gardens and providing complete privacy, the eco-lodge tree-houses are accessible from other accommodation at the farm.

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