Christie Walk 2015

HOUSE NAME
Christie Walk
Address:
Adelaide 5000
(Only homes open this year show full addresses)
Open
1000-1600
Housing Type
Apartment
Project Type
New Build
Builder
Multiple
House Size
Multiple Small to Medium dwellings
Number of bedrooms
2
Number of bathrooms
1

This unique urban community of 27 dwellings includes apartments, standalone strawbale houses, and townhouses.  The sustainable design features include: passive solar design, photovoltaic cells, solar hot water, composting, underground stormwater storage and community spaces (meeting room, laundry, bike shelter, produce garden, roof garden).

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

Previously Open
2011, 2013
Universal Design Features
Multi-generational
Window and door types
Louvre windows
Recycled and reused
Timber
Paving
Sustainable materials
Strawbale
Healthy home
Ecopanel, low VOC paint and varnish
Connected to gas?
Yes
Renewable energy
Solar PV grid connect
Water heating
Solar hot water (flat panel)
Solar hot water (evacuated tube)
Passive heating cooling
Shading
Cross ventilation
Active heating cooling
Ceiling fans
Energy efficiency
Efficient lighting
Draught proofing
Efficient appliances
Energy monitoring
Water harvesting and saving
Underground storage
Stormwater management
Low flow shower heads
Drip irrigation
Garden/Outdoors
Drip irrigation
Water wise plants
Edible garden
Community garden
Native plants
Green roofs