Fri, 11 Sept | Online Video Tour

Heritage Open Days Video Tour

Explore the UK's greenest Victorian home! This house is the first Passivhaus EnerPHit Plus retrofit in Europe. Take a video tour and find out why this period property is so environmentally sustainable.
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Heritage Open Days Video Tour

Time & Location

11 Sept 2020, 00:01 – 20 Sept 2020, 18:00
Online Video Tour

About the Event

This building tour is part of the Heritage Open Days.

The Zetland Passive House is the UK's greenest retrofit and the first home to attain EnerPHit Plus certification in Europe. Built in 1894, these two Victorian townhouses are some of the most difficult types of buildings to upgrade to Passivhaus. This  project has achieved a 95% reduction in space heating demand with no central heating system. The aim was to go beyond Passivhaus targets by building the homes in the most ecological way possible - without petrochemicals, using only breathable, natural materials - delivering the healthiest, and most sustainable living space. 

The project was developed by Ecospheric, a sustainability consultancy and supplier of high performance windows based in Manchester, UK. Ecospheric offers Passivhaus consultancy and a range of services for low energy building design. The 5-bedroom Zetland Passive House will soon be listed for sale. 

To watch the video tour, click on this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luQ1k9oarVs&t=11s

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