Tours: 12 May and 13 May
10.30am, 12 noon, 2.00pm and 3.30pm

Visit Andy’s narrowboat and find out how to live a low-impact life off grid and without mains water and sewage. His boat was sprayed with foam for insulation. Heating in winter is from a small woodburner, and batteries are charged by solar photovoltaic panels.

Key features:

  • Very low carbon emissions
  • Well insulated hull
  • Independent of mains electricity grid and sewage system
  • Woodburner
  • Photovoltaic panels
  • Wind turbine
  • Composting toilet
  • Architectural salvage

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Booking eco homes visits

Pre-booking is essential – to reserve your tours call 01223 301842
Booking lines are open 9am-6pm weekdays, 9am-1pm Saturdays


Open Eco Homes is organised by Cambridge Carbon Footprint and as a charity we rely on donations.

Your donation can make a real difference, and help us keep this informative and inspiring event free of charge.

Each eco homes visit costs the charity £5 per person per tour, and any contribution that you can make towards these costs is much appreciated. Donate now