2015 OPEN HOMES                                                                                     MAP VIEW

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 Street DescriptionAgeInsulationEnergyMaterialsWaterOther
AEachard Rd
CB3 0HY
Case Study
NEW
Semi-detached Restored home with thorough insulation & renewables. 1935Internal & external wall, floor, loftWoodstove (for cooking, heating and hot water), solar PV Wood for building extension and conservatoryFour water buttsWood fuel sourced partly from own garden
BSherlock Rd 2
CB3 0HR
Case Study
NEW
Semi-detached Enlarged family home treated to ensure low energy living1937Internal (DIY & pro) & external wall, flat & pitched roofHeat recovery and ventilation systemWoodfibre wall insulation, recycled plasterboardLow flow showers, low volume flush WCsCollaborative design and building approach
COxford Rd
CB4 3PH
Case Study
NEW
Detached Ecorenovation of extended 1920s house1927Cavity wall, floor, loft conversion roofSolar PVTimber windows (with aluminium cladding)Bathtub siphoningTurn off larger of two fridges when not required
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Madingley Rd
CB3 0EG
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Detached custom-built home with low carbon design and materials 2010Internal and external wall, roof and underfloor insulation Solar gain, ground source heat pump, woodstoveHemp & wood fibre wall insulation, MarmoleumRainwater harvesting for toilets, laundering & gardenSedum roof, wildflower meadow, pond
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Silverdale Av
CB23 7PP
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Detached Custom-built timber frame home and office in Coton2013External wall, roof, interfloor, triple glazingSolar PV, heat recovery, passive solarFSC timberDual flush toilets, water butt, water softener Flexible design for any future change of use
F Eltisley Av
CB3 9JG
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Mid-terrace Innovative low-cost ecorenovation 1902Insulated loft conversion, floor, some triple glazingWoodstove, DIY awnings for coolingReclaimed pine flooring, Marmoleum (eco-lino)Low flow showers, low volume flush WCsWood store with sedum roof
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Lingrey Court
CB2 9JA
Case Study
NEW
Semi-detached 'Zero-carbon' concept house & family home. 2015Insulated panel construction, some triple-glazingSolar PV, heat recovery, heat-saving showerFSC-certified timber claddingWater-saving WCs, showers and bathsGreen roof, herbs, fruit and veg growing
HGilbert Rd
CB4 3NX
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Semi-detached Extended and comprehensively insulated home 1930Internal and external wall, floor, loft, thermal-lined curtainsSolar water heating, woodburning stoveReclaimed bricksWater buttsBike shed, wood store
JFen Rd
CB4 1BS
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Semi-detached Thoughtful ecorenovation with low carbon heating 1897Internal and external wall insulationSolar thermal, woodstoveReclaimed woodTwo water butts for chalk-free garden wateringDIY solar thermal installation
K Chesterton Rd
CB4 1DA
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Detached Radical refurbishment of Victorian home 1896Internal & external wall, floor, loftSolar thermal, heat recovery & ventilationWater butts, dual flush WCs, low-flow showersSunpipe
L Nuttings Road
Case Study
CB1 3HU
Semi-detached
Low-carbon, low-cost family home
1950sCavity wall, loft, hot water tank, under bath, triple layer curtains Solar PV & thermal, woodstove, heat recovery

Eco-paint, wool insulation,Rainwater harvesting, spray taps, toilet 'Hippo'Sedum roof, vegetable growing, terracotta fridge
M St Barnabus Rd
CB1 2BY
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Semi-detached Highly-insulated home with low-carbon lifestyle1897Internal wall, roof, floor, double- and secondary-glazed sashesZone heating controls, woodstove, passive solarReused building materials and furnishingsWater butts, low water-consuming lifestyle
NColeridge Rd
CB1 3PN
Case Study NEW
Semi-detached Thorough ecorenovation of family home 1930External wall (brick slips), floor, converted loft insulationZone heatingSalvaged French doorDual flush toilets, water butt, water softener Vegetable garden,
OMowbray Rd
CB1 7TG
Case Study
NEW
Detached Newbuild PassivHaus standard home2015Wall and roof insulation, airtight structure.Mechanical ventilation & heat recoveryWood frame & walls. Recycled newspaper insulationRainwater harvesting for garden and WCs.Mechanical heat recovery filters pollen
PTopcliffe Way
CB1 8SJ
Case Study
NEW
Detached Economical ecorenovation for low energy family living1963Cavity wall, loft and external wallWoodstove, solar PV & thermal, heat recoveryRainwater harvesting, DIY greywater toiletLow energy-consuming family living

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