hill house

BRIEF
- two bedrooms, office and art studio
- ready for ageing in place
- embracing views of the River Derwent
- passive solar
- bushfire resistant - BAL 19
- rainwater collection for domestic and gardening purposes
- native garden
ENERGY
- 8 star energy rating
- 3kW solar power
- minimal energy consumption
- heat pump hot water
- good cross ventilation
- all rooms north facing
MATERIALS
- terracade and shou sugi ban cladding
- thermal mass tiled bluestone floors
- plywood ceiling and joinery
- concrete kitchen benchtop
- double glazed, low e, argon filled windows
- permeable walls, floor and roof

construction by skookom
photography by Nina Hamilton (www.ninahamiltonphotography.com) and Chris Crerar (chriscrerar.com.au)