Categories Architecture Houses Sologne The Stone Teepee – Le tipi en pierre Post author By avril Post date August 13, 2014 4 Comments on The Stone Teepee – Le tipi en pierre I’m not sure what this little slate-roofed stone teepee in Sologne really is – maybe a dovecote. Je ne suis pas sûre à quoi sert ce petit tipi en Sologne avec son toit en ardoise et ses murs en pierre – un pigeonnier peut-être ? Tags pigeonnier, Sologne ← La Caravelle → Crowns and Shells – Couronnes et Coquilles 4 replies on “The Stone Teepee – Le tipi en pierre” Perhaps part of what was a windmill? I don’t think it could have been a dovecote — too low, too easy for predators to access. I reckon William might be fairly close — I think it’s a pump house. My other thought is that it might be a lavoir, but it doesn’t look big enough or a practical shape for that purpose. I think it was once a tower but built on too soft ground ! […] year, we cycled past this teepee (see photo below) and wondered what it was. I was very sad to go past it again recently and see […] Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.