21 Eastgrove Road open Sat 16th May

Energy-saving improvements

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
    Glazing
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Recommended
    Recommended

Location

21 Eastgrove Road
Sheffield
S10 2NN

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Opening times

16 May 2015
Tour at 4pm - please book using the link. See also other homes around Ecclesall Rd open on the same day.

This event has now finished.

Book ahead at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/21-eastgrove-road-green-homes-sheffield-tickets-16794512840

The main features in this 1870's house are:-

  •     A double glazed conservatory on the South side generating heat which is convected through the house even on quite dull days.
  •     Solar water heating
  •     Solar panel electricity generating and control system
  •     Double glazing of large Victorian sash windows and other windows.
  •     Re-slated roof insulated by patented adhesive foam system.
  •     Renewal of loose front door anchorage and seals making it really airtight

The householder has been a pioneer of renewable energy, and has created a wonderful living space that takes advantage of free heat from the sun.

 

Additional information

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Location

21 Eastgrove Road
Sheffield
S10 2NN

View on map

Opening times

16 May 2015
Tour at 4pm - please book using the link. See also other homes around Ecclesall Rd open on the same day.

This event has now finished.

Book ahead at www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/21-eastgrove-road-green-homes-sheffield-tickets-16794512840

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