Blencow, Cumbria

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Blencow, Cumbria2020-02-17T17:11:50+00:00

Project Description

Eden Insulation’s first build of 2020, this two storey home features a large open plan living space on the first floor. It has been built to PassivHaus specification, with the potential to become certified in the future.

Features

  • Built above a former sandstone quarry that supplied the nearby village of Blencow.

Tech spec

  • Low-energy building designed for future PassivHaus Certification

  • Walls constructed using 300mm Masonite ibeam, internally clad with Propassiv air and vapour tight board. Externally clad using 22mm Gutex Multiplex Top insulating wood fibre board. Walls filled with 300mm Isofloc cellulose insulation.

  • Roof constructed using 300mm timber ibeams, internally clad with Propassiv air and vapour tight board and externally clad using 22mm Gutex Multiplex Top insulating wood fibre board. The roof is filled with 300mm Isofloc cellulose insulation.