Photo Gallery: Far from the Shire, a Hobbit house in Pa. country 11/12

Shown is an exterior view of the âHobbit Houseâ Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, in Chester County, near Philadelphia. Architect Peter Archer has designed a âHobbit Houseâ containing a world-class collection of J.R.R. Tolkien manuscripts and memorabilia. AP photo