Tours: 26 May and 27 May
Times: 10.30am, 12 noon, 2.00pm and 3.30pm
Jeremy and Emma purchased a small site in the heart of Cambridge for their custom built low carbon home. It has rooflights to mitigate the restriction on windows, and a key idea in the house was to create different spaces and little moments of interest to help to make the house feel larger than it really is.
- ‘Keep it simple’ principle
- Super-insulated throughout
- Thermal mass, temperature moderation
- Stack effect, passive heat
- Passive ventilation
- Underfloor heating
- Rooflights maximise daylight
- Grass and wildflower roof
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