30 Nov '17, 9am

#Passivhaus projects amongst #winners & highly commended @MyHomebuilding

#Passivhaus projects amongst #winners & highly commended @MyHomebuilding

There is many a building ripe for conversion in our urban areas, and this Beehive House is a shining example of how to do it well. This is a conversion and extension of a derelict newsagent in Shropshire. The project was a participant in the 2015 UK Passivhaus Open Days. Bravery was needed to take on an old retail outlet that others had failed to secure planning permission on — helped by a proposal to retain much of the fabric of the building and the striking mix of white painted brickwork with black painted timber cladding above, a pleasing echo of the ‘black and white’ Tudor buildings found nearby.

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