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This dormer dwelling is orientated to maximise solar gain.
It is insulated to a high standard.
A heat recover ventilation system (HRV)is also installed.
Solar panels and a wood pellet boiler help to achive a B1 BER energy rating.
This dormer bungalow is built with a 150mm Quinn lite interior leaf blockwork.
The Living areas have large windows to the south for solar gain.
2003 kk poroton house
This compact dormer dwelling is orientated to maximise solar gain.
2003 built in FBT poroton blockwork.
The front has a stone feature.
The living room has a double height feature gallery.
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1991 pz house - solar heating
The dwelling was designed and built in 1991.
Solar gain was through the south terrace and conservatory.
The main heating system is Solar panels / warm air system,
one of the first in the country.
The entrance hall has a double height space
that faces onto the south terrace.
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