Not so much silly as STrange. I have no idea what the function of this vernacular building is :) It's in the small hamlet of Pido
that wood is nicely weathered
6 Mar 2018 5:19am
It is quite attractive and heavily designed. It looks very old.
6 Mar 2018 6:08am
Could be an indigenous method of rat-proof grain storage . . I've seen them in Knightsbridge.
6 Mar 2018 9:13am
@Ronnie 2¢: presumably covered in gold leaf and swarovski crystals :)
Anyway I like the design of the roof.
Nice Tuesday shot
6 Mar 2018 9:45am
May be a unique silo !!!!!
6 Mar 2018 10:53am
Superb framing in the sun !
6 Mar 2018 11:39am
superbe ce désordre et ce bois
6 Mar 2018 11:51am
Ronnie is right - this is a rodent-proof grain storage shed. I've seen them in Galicia, too, though NEVER in Knightsbridge ... ;-)
6 Mar 2018 1:08pm
I think it is up away from th ground to keep creatures out and keep the insides dry. Happy ST
6 Mar 2018 2:02pm
I think it is a Texture Stop for photographers. Wonderful character to it, and some superb scenery all around.
6 Mar 2018 2:51pm
Estos edificios se llaman horreos y estan destinados para alejar y consercar las verduras y el ganado lejos de la humedad de la tierra. Son construcciones tipicas de Asturias y Galicia en España
6 Mar 2018 3:30pm
@mac: Gracias amigo
AlmoST makes me think this is in an area that is or was prone to flooding. Beautiful warm colors captured in this shot!
6 Mar 2018 4:46pm
Quel petite cabane et bari avec sa surélévation poru protéger le dessous ces pilier sueprbe architecture
6 Mar 2018 5:22pm
I think a Galician horreo. They are constructions that serve to store the grain. q = horreo + galicia & oq = orreo + galicia & aqs = chrome.1.69i57j0l2.12900j0j7 & sourceid = chrome & ie = UTF-8
6 Mar 2018 5:33pm
Definitely used for storage underneath. I wonder if it is a smokehouse or something like that. I like the textures.
6 Mar 2018 8:30pm
Long Legged Chicken, Coop ???
7 Mar 2018 8:09pm
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