Deep in the woods of Hector, this off-grid home's timberframe was constructed using only on site lumber that was logged and milled by the homeowners. Future plans for a micro-hydro installation have not yet been implemented.
Contact Name: Scott Hannan
Address: 5491 Coyote Road, Trumansburg, NY 14886
Type of Building: Residence/Home
Designer: Maria Klemperer-Johnson with consulting by Tugley Wood Timberframing
Builder: Maria Klemperer-Johnson & Scott Hannan
Year Built: 2006-2007
Building Features: Timberframe, strawbale construction; passive solar; radiant heating; micro-hydro; recycled and non-toxic materials; clay/lime plaster; timbers milled from trees cut on land, including red oak, pine, spruce, maple, ash, walnut and cherry, other framing lumber from local mills; recycled windows; hydraulic ram water pump; a battery bank & generator currently provide the site's power.
Last updated September 29, 2015