West Kent Green Open Homes

17 - 18 May 2014

Property 02 - Eastwood Farm, Sevenoaks Weald

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
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Renewables: electricity
    Renewables: electricity
  • Water management
    Water management
  • Lifestyle change
    Lifestyle change
  • Recommended
    Recommended

Location

Eastwood Farm, Scabharbour Road
Hildenborough
Tonbridge
Kent
TN11 8PJ

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Opening times

17 - 18 May 2014
Sat 17th May 2014
9:00am to 4:00pm
Tours every hour on the hour. Last tour starts at 4:00pm

This event has now finished.

Other Property is 1.3 miles south of Weald village next to Gaza Trading Estate

Ian and Barbara moved to this property 15 years ago, and have been steadily implementing low-carbon measures around the property to achieve a more sustainable lifestyle, which also includes a vegetable plot, a fruit orchard and keeping chickens.
One of the key features of their home is the wood pellet boiler, housed in a separate shed and the wood-fired cooker.

Other measures include:
Cavity wall insulation
Ground floor insulation
Loft insulation
High performance glazing
LED lighting
Low energy appliances
Solar tube (for internal natural lighting)
Energy controls
Mechanical ventilation with heat recovery
Solar thermal panels
Woodburning stove
PV panels

Location

Eastwood Farm, Scabharbour Road
Hildenborough
Tonbridge
Kent
TN11 8PJ

View on map

Opening times

17 - 18 May 2014
Sat 17th May 2014
9:00am to 4:00pm
Tours every hour on the hour. Last tour starts at 4:00pm

This event has now finished.

Other Property is 1.3 miles south of Weald village next to Gaza Trading Estate

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