This modern solar pit house is based on the traditional pit house.
Pit house. Pithouses also called pit structures were the most common form of native american dwelling found in the sonoran desert from at least 4 000 years ago into the 1400s. In new mexico near taos they are completely below the ground. A pit house also spelled pithouse and alternatively called pit dwelling or pit structure is a class of residential house type used by non industrial cultures all over our planet. Zillow has 149 homes for sale in san francisco ca matching barbecue pit.
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Additional modules have been added to create an elongated rectangular design for added living space and windows added on the south for solar gain. A pit house is as its name would suggest a dwelling that is at least partly below the ground. House salad was excellent. Why dig a pit.
Also tried the garlic sauce and boy was i blown away. Each module is based on wood posts set in geopolymer or concrete footings. In general archaeologists and anthropologists define pit structures as any non contiguous building with floors lower than the ground surface called semi subterranean. The construction is much the same.
The main attribute of pithouse architecture is a pit dug into the ground that forms the foundation of the house. Besides providing shelter from the most extreme of weather conditions these structures may also be used to store food just like a pantry a larder or a root cellar and for cultural activities like the telling of stories dancing singing and celebrations. Just the right amount of dressing and flavors. The very best thing i liked was the sauces.
A pit house or pithouse is a large house in the ground usually circular used for shelter.