The design and build of a residential development within the Lake District National Park, creating 11nr affordable houses to Code 3 Level for Sustainable Homes requirements.
Built on a Greenfield site, the properties were of a timber frame construction on traditional strip foundations, providing a high level of insulation, incorporating renewable energy via photo voltaic panels fitted to the roofs and mechanical heat recovery units fitted within the properties.
Client: Keswick Community Housing Trust
Completion: December 2013
Contract: The design and build of a residential development
Architect: Day Cummins, Cockermouth
Size: 11nr affordable 3 bedroom houses
Duration: 43 Weeks