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What is  a cob house? I thought it was where feed was kept, like in "corn...

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lriehlman | Middle School Teacher | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 29, 2008 at 5:17 AM via web

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What is  a cob house?

I thought it was where feed was kept, like in "corn cobs."

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linda-allen | High School Teacher | (Level 3) Senior Educator

Posted April 29, 2008 at 8:11 AM (Answer #1)

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You're thinking of a corn crib. A cob house is an ancient form of dwelling made of clay, sand, and straw. I've pasted below some links to web sites where you can see pictures and read more about these houses.

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