We are a social enterprise specialising in natural and traditional building projects



OBee Community Interest Company uses low-tech and traditional construction projects as a way of bringing people together to learn. Watch this video that illustrates our Objectives.

Have a look at our current project - the reinstatement of our 1580 Suffolk Long House

Read Sarah's BLOGS

Our courses are mostly held at Orchard Barn, Ringshall, Suffolk, IP14 2LY, UK in our award winning off-grid environmental education centre. GOOGLE MAPS

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Suffolk Greenest County award winner


Orchard Barn Environmental Education Centre (OBee) CIC No: 06379982

Registered Office: 6 Webb Road, Stowmarket, IP14 2BB, UK
Registered in England and Wales


Read our Annual Report for 15-16

Annual Report for 16-17

Data Protection Statement 20.5.18

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  • Environment

  • Nature

  • Permaculture



  Orchard Barn community tea break

Orchard Barn Ringshall Suffolk UK