'Hobbit House' Family Succeed in Quest to save Home from Bulldozers

A young family has won its epic battle to live in a real-life “hobbit house” after defeating an attempt by planners to bulldoze it. Charlie Hague and Megan Williams, both 27, used natural materials to build their unique home in a secret location blending in with the rolling countryside of Pembrokeshire in west Wales. The couple did not have planning permission and applied for approval only after moving in with their newborn son Eli three years ago. They were ordered to flatten it. Their battle to save their £12,000 eco-home from demolition – supported by thousands of people from around the world – ended in victory when they won a final planning inspector appeal. Williams said: “We are delighted. We are very happy and very excited we can carry on doing what we want to achieve living... read more
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'Hobbit House' Family Succeed in Quest to save Home from Bulldozers