Tours: 12 May and 13 May
Times: 10.30am, 12 noon, 2.00pm and 3.30pm
Cambridge Housing Society built Richard Newcombe Court extra care housing to Code Level 5, and achieved an EPC ‘A’ rating. They promote sustainability and believe that having a decent home that is also cheaper to run means happier, better off customers, who are more likely to embrace ‘green’ issues when they see the benefit of lower bills.
- Code Level 5, EPC A rating
- Super-insulated throughout
- Solar gain, passive ventilation
- Light well, daylight in centre
- Biomass boiler
- Smart metering
- Grey water recycling
- Photovoltaic cells
- Sedum green roof
- Lighting motion sensors
- Mechanical ventilation heat recovery
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