This house is a hybrid of a 19th century farmhouse which had a deep-energy-retrofit (wrapped in polyiso foam and fully air-sealed, as well as basement sealing) with a newer extension that is strawbale/timberframe.
Contact Name(s): Zoe Hare & Stuart
Building Features: mixture of ground-source (geothermal) and air-source heat pumps, efficient lighting and appliances, and two electric cars are mostly powered by 16kW of solar on dual-axis trackers
Last updated September 26, 2017
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