OpenHomes +OpenGardens 2015

12 - 13 Sep 2015

Foxfield

Energy-saving improvements

  • Low-cost improvements
    Low-cost improvements
  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
    Glazing
  • Lighting systems and electrical appliances
    Lighting systems and electrical appliances
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Water management
    Water management
  • Sustainable building materials
    Sustainable building materials
  • Lifestyle change
    Lifestyle change
  • Recommended
    Recommended

Location

Foxfield, Gretton Fields
Gretton
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL54 5HH

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Opening times

12 - 13 Sep 2015
Saturday 12th September 1100 - 1700

This event has now finished.

Just turn up

 1970 detached

House: 197s brick built detached house with retrofit including solar thermal and wood burning hot water system, wood burning range cooker, 4KW peak PV system, double glazing, cavity wall and loft insulation.

Garden: The garden supplies fruit, veg and copppiced fuel on a no dig system, chicken and duck forage garden, rainwater harvesting, self watering polytunnel, small scale greywater reedbed, solar gain greenhouse from old windows, compost toilet and 'trampoline' solar hot tub! Foxfield has been given LAND status by the Permaculture Association as a permaculture demonstration centre. 

 

 

Location

Foxfield, Gretton Fields
Gretton
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL54 5HH

View on map

Opening times

12 - 13 Sep 2015
Saturday 12th September 1100 - 1700

This event has now finished.

Just turn up

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