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

Architect Anne Cooper altered and extended her 1950s family house, massively improving its energy efficiency in the process, and maximising natural light with roof lights and a bespoke ‘light tube’. Check out her solar thermal and photovoltaic panels, and the rainwater harvesting system.

Key features:

  • Insulated throughout
  • Air-sealed entrance lobby
  • Passive ventilation
  • Heat recovery fans
  • Roof lights, sun pipe
  • Photovoltaic cells
  • Solar thermal tubes
  • Large thermal store
  • Condensing boiler, weather compensating controls
  • Rainwater harvesting

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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