Construction of a new 2 storey, 3 bedroom, contemporary detached dwelling and associated site works. To meet passive house standards, high levels of air-tightness throughout the structure were required. Furthermore, to achieve compliance, all materials, construction methods, and thermal bridge eradication were thoroughly analysed. Summerhill were required to co-ordinate and induct site personnel so that they were fully conversant with the requirements of the project in this regard. The total internal floor area of the house is approximately 248 sq m.
Location: French’s Walk, Cobh, Co. Cork
Duration of works: 35 weeks
Client: Private Resident