Small Passivhaus home in Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway

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Small Passivhaus home in Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway2019-03-06T10:17:01+00:00

Project Description

Small Passivhaus home in the town of Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Dumfries and Galloway

  • Ground floor walls and gables at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Ridge beam at small Passivehaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Roof panel installation at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • South elevation at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Completed timber frame east gable at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • View from mezzanine looking at letterbox window at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Ridge beam at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Completed timber frame north elevation at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet
  • Looking from mezzanine level to south facing windows at small Passivhaus in Gatehouse-of-Fleet

“Thank you also to team Eden for the impressive organisation last week – amazing!  I’ve had a lot of complimentary comments on both the speed and quality of the build.  Now I just have to get it finished…”

March 2018

Liz Ashburn, home owner

Features

  • Designed to a Passivhaus standard

  • Mezzanine level for weaving loom

Tech spec

  • Low energy building using a strong Passivhaus principle

  • Walls and roof constructed using 350mm Masonite timber ibeam filled with 350mm Isofloc cellulose insulation

  • Wall and roof outer sheathing is very diffusion open using Gutex 22mm Multiplex Top insulating wood fibre board