[span6]“It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door… You step into the Road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there is no knowing where you might be swept off to.”
Maybe you’ll end up on an epic quest to destroy a ring in Mount Doom … or, if you step out the door of this Hobbit House in Middletown, PA, you’ll find your toes at the base of a relaxing waterfall.
About 10,000 gallons of water flows through this 40-foot-long Disappearing Waterfall every hour. If you watch closely, maybe you’ll catch a glimpse of the hobbits kayaking expertly past the fiery dragon on their way to the custom-built hobbit house …
We had a lot of fun building this one for one of our favorite customers and dear friends. The 1,000-gallon underground basin also serves as a rainwater reservoir. The cleaned and stored rainwater is used to water the nearby vegetable garden and occasionally wash a vehicle or two.
The falls are just the beginning of this cool garden, which also features what might be the largest private labyrinth in the U.S.! We designed this plant-filled maze to collect, clean and reuse all of the rainwater from its center fountain