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North EastPassivHaus Bungalow Development, Houghton-le-Spring

This post-construction and initial occupation study was undertaken on two 2 bedroomed terraced bungalows (one end- and one mid-terrace) which form part of a development of 28 bungalows, all of which are to be occupied by older residents. The project...
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  • Social rent

South WestCode Level 5 Homes: Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon

The Lyndhurst Crescent project is a social housing scheme intended to provide an innovative approach to affordable mixed tenure housing design, procurement and finance, with large scale delivery potentials. It consists of 13 council houses built to Code...
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  • Social rent

WalesFuture Works Passivhaus

These two homes built in Ebbw Vale, South Wales, were designed to achieve exemplary energy use. They were conceived as prototypes to show that it is possible to build social housing that meets the demanding Passivhaus standard. It is among the first low...
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  • Social rent

South WestCode Level 5 Homes: Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon

The Lyndhurst Crescent project is a social housing scheme intended to provide an innovative approach to affordable mixed tenure housing design, procurement and finance, with large scale delivery potentials. This Phase 2 study shows that the airtightness...
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  • Social rent

ScotlandThe Quarries – Housing for over 55s

The Quarries development consists of 58 2-Person flats over 2-storeys arranged around a central courtyard with a communal hub containing resident's lounge, tea kitchen, offices and meeting rooms. The complex provides new amenity homes for rent for tenants...
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South WestKnights Place Passivhaus Housing for Exeter City Council

The Knight’s Place scheme consists of 2 blocks of 9 flats each. Of the 18 flats built at Knights Place 3 were chosen in block 2 for this detailed monitoring programme. The building design of the flats is based on the 'Passivhaus' principles and is amongst...
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  • Social rent

WalesFuture Works Passivhaus

The two homes built in Ebbw Vale, South Wales, were designed to achieve exemplary energy use. They were conceived as prototypes to show that it is possible to build social housing that meets the demanding Passivhaus standard. It is among the first low...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

North EastPassivHaus Bungalow Development, Houghton-le-Spring

This in use study follows on from the Phase 1 early occupation project. The four bungalows in this study are part of a development of 28 bungalows, all of which were designed to be occupied by older residents. The 4 dwellings form part of a terrace of...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

Northern IrelandDungannon Passivhaus

This scheme of five homes timber framed homes is certified to Passivhaus Standard and achieved Level Four of The Code for Sustainable Homes. A mechanical ventilation with heat recovery system is used to meet the necessary ventilation levels in an efficient...
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South WestRowan House Passivhaus Housing for Exeter City Council

Rowan House Passivhaus Housing, is an exemplar sustainable housing development of 3 flats (1 two-bed and 2 one-bed) built with a heavyweight masonry construction -  externally insulated masonry walls, hard plastered inside and timber cut roof construction....
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  • Social rent