The farmyard, with its welsh longhouse, is central to the reserve.
A large amount of timber from managed woodland was required to build a single longhouse.
There are several opportunities to visit the longhouse but booking is essential (01822) 890414.
Two days after the fire which claimed three buildings, including the main longhouse this was the scene that faced the reconstruction team.
Accommodation in the jungle is traditional longhouse living in a large wooden lodge.