30 Jan '17, 3pm

Planning win for Forest of Dean Passivhaus

Planning win for Forest of Dean Passivhaus Treetops Passivhaus is a detached replacement dwelling for a pebble-dashed cottage in dire need of modernisation. The client initially explored the option of retrofitting to EnerPHit alongside a large extension, but for several factors, it was deemed easier to rebuild. The self-build project will predominantly be carried out by the client, IJJ carpentry, & PHT member Adams:Scott . This will be the first Passivhaus project for both. A reconstituted stone rain-screen to the front façade and rendered block gables emulate the traditional vernacular and appear as the original cottage. The proposed 172m 2 timber frame dwelling consists of three separate elements: A stone-clad section where the original cottage stood. A rendered block front façade to the East suggesting a side extension A contemporary rear ‘extension’ complete with timbe...

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