Michael Pollan's book A Place Of My Own. In 1999 Swedish designer Mats began the collaboration with Arvesund to design the Hermit’s Cabin. It was first exhibited in Cologne in the spring of 2000, and has since been featured in a number of fairs and exhibitions around the world. The cabin is built mostly with old barn reclaimed timber on the inside and outside, and custom made based on what the buyer wants. It's suitable for winter use with organic insulation in the floors, walls, and roof, and galvanized metal sheets for the roof, window sills and gutters. More specs:
- Living space: 8 m2 Ca. measurements (w x l x h) 2,6 x 3 x 3 m
- Weight: ca 1500 kg
- Furnishing: beds, chairs, table, wardrobe and shelf.
- Heating: wood-stove with water heater, floor plate and chimney.
- Textiles: linen curtains, pillow cases of linen/wool, bedspread of wool, and a washable lambskin.