These type of houses were built in villages north of Iran where there is always high percentage of annual precipitation.as seen in the photo the base is not fixed in the ground,instead fitted on blocks of lumbers which can avoid flooding of the house.ancient engineering!!!
the photo was shot at "Guilan Rural Heritage Museum".
more info and photos http://www.gecomuseum.com/en/index.php
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dale54 (4932) 2012-04-23 5:01
great note.hi emad.nice looking house.very well taken photo,like the colorfull dressed lady in FG!good POV too! tfs! dr
chrisvek (5505) 2012-04-23 7:39
Very nice capture with splendid details.Amazing POV and very nice text.TfS
andrewoy (179) 2012-04-29 1:52
very interesting house, like from fairy-tale...
- Copyright: Emad Poursohrab (emad) (269)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-06-15
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon F55, zoom 28-80f:3.3-5.6 Nikkor, Kodak 200, HOYA 55mm UV
- Exposure: f/3.2, 1/60 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-04-23 0:24