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08

Jun

Fanciful ‘Hobbit House’ reimagines the treehouse
Owner Suzanne Dege’ moved to Orcas Island with $400, a VW van and three cats. Today, she owns one of the most unique vacation rentals in Washington state.

13

Aug

One code to demolish them all: Welsh ‘hobbit house’ to be razedA young Welsh couple fight to keep their lovely, low-impact roundhouse after planning authorities rule it must be demolished as an unauthorized structure.

One code to demolish them all: Welsh ‘hobbit house’ to be razed
A young Welsh couple fight to keep their lovely, low-impact roundhouse after planning authorities rule it must be demolished as an unauthorized structure.

21

Jun

One home to rule them allStep inside (watch your head) a Hobbit-esque ‘Low-Impact Woodland Home’ built in Wales for less than $5,000.

One home to rule them all
Step inside (watch your head) a Hobbit-esque ‘Low-Impact Woodland Home’ built in Wales for less than $5,000.

17

Apr

The real ‘hobbit’ had larger brain than thoughtThe findings add to evidence that the hobbit was a unique species of humans after all, not a deformed modern human.

The real ‘hobbit’ had larger brain than thought
The findings add to evidence that the hobbit was a unique species of humans after all, not a deformed modern human.

20

Nov

'Hobbit' animal deaths blamed on production companyWranglers claim up to 27 animals perished after being kept at a local farm filled with ‘death traps.’

'Hobbit' animal deaths blamed on production company
Wranglers claim up to 27 animals perished after being kept at a local farm filled with ‘death traps.’

10

Jul

Hobbit House of MontanaWhat began as a quest to build a creative family getaway in Montana morphed into the Hobbit House of Montana, a structure that boasts a green roof with Middle Earth flair.8 lush green rooftops from around the globe

Hobbit House of Montana
What began as a quest to build a creative family getaway in Montana morphed into the Hobbit House of Montana, a structure that boasts a green roof with Middle Earth flair.
8 lush green rooftops from around the globe

06

Feb

One home to rule them allStep inside (watch your head) a Hobbit-esque “Low-Impact Woodland Home” built in Wales for under $5,000.

One home to rule them all
Step inside (watch your head) a Hobbit-esque “Low-Impact Woodland Home” built in Wales for under $5,000.

23

Mar

Peter Jackson’s ‘Skull Island Diet’Fans continue to be surprised at the slim appearance of ‘The Hobbit’ director. But how did he drop all that weight?

Peter Jackson’s ‘Skull Island Diet’
Fans continue to be surprised at the slim appearance of ‘The Hobbit’ director. But how did he drop all that weight?

21

Mar

'Hobbit' filming starts after many delaysThe filming began Monday, ending years of delay due to funding problems and a labor dispute which nearly saw the project moved out of New Zealand.

'Hobbit' filming starts after many delays
The filming began Monday, ending years of delay due to funding problems and a labor dispute which nearly saw the project moved out of New Zealand.