Renovated ground level house with edible garden 2018

HOUSE NAME
Renovated ground level house with edible garden
Address:
Alawa 0810
(Full address of homes will only be displayed 2 weeks prior to SHD)
Open
10am-2pm
House Open Style
Guided Tours - Booking essential (address will not be listed on website)
Housing Type
Standalone House
Project Type
Renovation
Number of bedrooms
1
Number of bathrooms
1
Open with support of
Environment Centre NT

Tours will be conducted every 30 minutes from 10:00am to 1:30pm. Bookings essential – address will NOT be displayed on the website. Book your tickets now by clicking here.
Ticket price – 1 House: $10 or Multiple Houses: $20 – Free for ECNT Members

An original ground level house purchased in 2009 features loured internal and external walls for cross-ventilation and maximum cooling. An edible garden and water-wise plants are also a feature. Water is reused in the garden and a 4.5kW solar panel system has been installed. The house orients east-west on an angle to the block and no direct sunlight passes through the louvers. Recent installation of bio filtered in-ground pool chlorine and salt free using a pool ionizer.

Special Talk at 12:00 pm by special guest on Edible Gardens

*If you want to attend the talk, please book your house tour for the scheduled talk time

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

Roofing materials
Metal (Zincalume)
Wall materials (external and internal)
Double brick
Window and door types
Louvre windows
Window and door shading
Blinds
Recycled and reused
Timber
All electric home
No
Renewable energy
Solar Panel system- 4.5kW, Gas connection
Water heating
Solar hot water
Passive heating cooling
Cross ventilation
Passive solar designed home
Active heating cooling
Active heating/cooling system of 1 AYC box
Water harvesting and saving
Grey water system
Stormwater management
Garden/Outdoors
Chickens
Drip irrigation
Edible garden
Water wise plants
No concrete in the yard or driveway to maximise food growing space.