The Black Forest house

Black Forest house
Photo: Magnificent Black Forest farmstead in Prechtal

Information in brief


The typical Black Forest farmhouse - also referred to as a Black Forest house – has been built in this form for hundreds of years. You will find it mainly in the central and southern Black Forest.

Black Forest farmhouse
Photo: Black Forest farmhouse in Oberried

For the most part, the Black Forest houses are still used as dwelling houses, as well as for agriculture and tourism.

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