The 'Y' House
Winner - DEVELOPMENT OF THE MONTH February 1992 'Y' shaped in plan to create three distinct areas on the ground floor. The tail of the 'Y' comprises the double garage on the ground floor and the master suite above. One of the first UK developments to use underfloor hearing, condensing boilers, recycled newsprint loft insulation and scandinavian high performance windows. For over 20 year Clifford Atkins has integrated sustainable design initiatives into their projects. This house scored an unprecedented National Home Energy Rating (NHER) of 9.2 out of 10. The rating is now measured from 0 to 20 with the average UK house scoring 5 out of 20.