Building 1

(Fig. 1). A rectangular building (3.3

× 7.6 m) that consisted of a single room, whose entrance (width 0.8 m) was in the eastern wall. The walls (width 0.7 m) were founded on bedrock and were built of medium-sized fieldstones; they were preserved to a maximum of three courses high (1.35 m). The bedrock served as the floor in the northwestern part of the room, whereas elsewhere in the room the floor was composed of small fieldstones, covered with beaten earth.

 × 3.38 m, depth 0.17 m) and a rectangular collecting vat (1.16 × 1.45 m, depth 1.21 m) to the south. The treading surface was enclosed with a wall (width 0.5 m) on the northwest, which was built of medium-sized fieldstones and preserved three courses high (0.74 m).

The winepress was hewn just to the west of the building. It consisted of a square treading surface (2.70 

  × 3.2 m). The walls were constructed from medium-sized fieldstones and preserved two courses high (0.75 m). The floor partially utilized bedrock and in part, was composed of fieldstones, overlain with beaten earth.


Building 2

was c. 50 m north of Building 1 and poorly preserved. The northern wall and small sections of the building’s eastern and southern walls had survived (2.2