AHR SECTORS
RESIDENTIAL

MONTANA HOUSE

  • THE BRIEF WAS TO DESIGN A CARBON NEUTRAL AND LOW ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT 3 BEDROOM HOUSE, INCORPORATING STABLES, WITH A PROJECT VALUE OF £450,000.
  • Oak cladding wraps around an extensive area of triple glazing to the living areas embracing the panoramic views and elevated above a grounded stone base incorporating lower entrance, stables, garaging and plant.
     

    Through research and discussion, the design has been developed to embody a range of low environmental impact measures verified by a BREEAM Ecohomes Pre-Assessment rating of excellent and through detailed calculation, a zero carbon output in operation.
     

    Environmental measures include:
    -passive solar design
    -southwest glazing overhanging eaves, thermal mass, cross ventilation
    -super insulated and triple glazed
    -increased ecological value of the site
    -75m2 photo voltaic array to provide an annual energy yield of 6820kwh/year connected to grid, balancing electricity consumption
    -efficient central computer control and low energy lighting
    -low water consumption: rainwater harvest,composting toilets
    -ground source heat pump: hot water pre-heat and under floor heating

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AWARDS

  • MSA Design Awards 2014
    Winner Private House Award

BROOK AVENUE

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NEWS
  • Oastler Buidling Shortlisted in LABC Building Excellence Awards

  • 24 MAY 2017

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GREATER MANCHESTER POLICE DIVISIONAL HEADQUARTERS

DAN BARNES

Regional
Director

DOMINIC MANFREDI

Director