House Extension in Foxrock

Title:House Refurbishment and Extension Foxrock
Status:Completed in 2010
Size:180 sq metres
Description:Refurbishment and extension at ground floor to an existing semi detached house.The existing house was upgraded and extended with a glazed extension to rear maximizing daylight. The extension delineates between kitchen and dining area by raising the ceiling height. A glazed roofed extension to the rear living room extends the space whilst ensuring daylight is prioritized.

Sustainability: Alterations included a new boiler, upgrading of heating controls, solar panels, Rain Water harvesting and increased thermal efficiency of existing house with provision external wall insulation, and floors and roof. The Building Energy Rating (BER) of the house was improved from a G rating to a B2 rating.