Project Brief
Type: Commercial
Area (m2): 185
Sustainable conversion of former Forestry Commission timber portal frame building for our own office. Built by the directors, friends and families it now serves as a demonstration tool to clients and contractors. The building incorporates a breathing fabric, straw bales, reclaimed sheep wool, solar thermal heating, natural ventilation, natural lighting, locally grown timber, recycled products, natural paints and finishes.
Awards include Joint winner of RICS SW Awards 2006 – Sustainability Category and a Cornish Buildings Group 2005 Special Commendation for Environment & Technology
Gross internal floor area 185m2 (excluding void areas)