Specifications

Plans

The Artist Bothy can comfortably accommodate up to 4 people. The internal floor area combined with the spacious loft bed allow for a multifunctional use of the cabin. Meanwhile windows on all aspects provide plenty of natural light. The Artist Bothy has been designed to dimensions that comply with commonly found statutory guidelines.

Dimensions

Internal:
5m x 2.45m
External:
5.5m x 3m x 3.85m

Materials

We have specified materials that are seen in various guises in vernacular architecture in Scotland. These materials are not only functional, durable, and sustainable, but are attractive, suitable for purpose and can be homogenous in many different contexts, be it urban or rural. The bothy has a fully insulated envelope and is double glazed.

Gable cladding

Gable cladding

Untreated Scottish larch

External cladding

External wall and roof cladding

Corrugated Corten steel

Windows

Windows

Double glazed Accoya timber frame

Flooring

Flooring

Engineered Oak with antique finish

Interior walls

Interior walls

White washed spruce ply

Structure

Structure

Timber Frame

Insulation

Insulation

150mm mineral wool insulation

Services

The Bothy has provision for water and power supply and is fully wired with lighting and socket points. Water, waste and electrical connections will need to be implemented on site. Connections and any commissioning should be made by a qualified professional.

The Bothy has integral surface water drainage with concealed downpipes. These can be routed to a collection point, soakaway, or to existing drainage, depending on the services and ground conditions at the proposed site.