Type: Residential / New Build
Super-insulated timber frame sustainable build utilising recycled insulation, breathable construction and natural materials. Passive solar heating, solar thermal and photovoltaic collectors to generate electricity. Underground bedrooms with thermal mass and green roofs. The house has been designed to minimise its impact upon the landscape and environment.
The building far exceeds existing building regulations and could achieve the AECB Silver standard, however, no formal assessment has been undertaken.
Internal Floor Area: 363.5m2 inc. garage
Air Pressure Test: 1.51 m3/(h.m2) @ 50pa
SAP: 94A Environmental Impact: 96A
LABC SW Winner of Best Sustainable Design
2012 Green Apple Award – Gold
Built-in Quality Awards 2012
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