Thatched at West Stow

Inspired by a visit to West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village.

Dry-grey thatch.
Gapped.
And drafty.
An ageing roof
in need of repair.

Dry-grey fringe.
Frizzed.
And stringy.
An ageing thatch
in need of repair.

Restoration?

Expensive.

Copyright of text, and photograph,
owned by Jay Cool, September 2018




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