Longford Hemp Passive House

Longford Passive Hemp Hse Winkens ArchitectureJames Byrne, Passive House Designer

Green Awards 2012 WINNER
The Green Residential Building

Architect, Winkens Architecture

This two story dwelling is based on a traditional long house. It will be constructed in timberframe with a hemp lime cast construction outer wall 450mm thick. It is a self build. The client is 100% hands on. He has great attention to detail. A heat recover ventilation system (HRV) and rainwater harvesting will also be installed. A wetland system designed by Olan Herr reedbed and wetland system consultant Dundalk is also part of the build.

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