The Secret Garden (NWDS) 2017

HOUSE NAME
The Secret Garden (NWDS)
Address
Richmond NSW 2753
Full address will be displayed on 05 Sep 2019
Open
9.30am - 4pm
Housing Type
Shared Community
Project Type
New BuildCommunity Garden
Builder
Ray Trappel
House Size
Various
Number of bedrooms
1
Number of bathrooms
1

If you are interested in Earth Building in the city then stop by The Secret Garden (NWDS). You’ll find different examples of earth building using minimal cement, including a cob construction pizza oven. Receive advice on BASIX along with Earth Building (Earth Builders Association) and architecture;

You’ll also see the following features: pole frame construction, ‘fantasy’ buildings, and a lot of recycled building materials use, efficient lighting, drip irrigation for harvesting and cross ventilation for fresh air.

Designed and built by Ray Trappel.

 

 

 

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

Previously Open
2017
Cost estimate of sustainable home/features
N/A
Estimate of annual savings
N/A
Universal Design Features
Disability access
Window and door types
Louvre windows
Recycled and reused
Bricks
Timber
Windows
Paving
Sustainable materials
Earth, recycled timber and fittings,
Connected to gas?
No
Size of PV system
Passive heating cooling
Shading
Cross ventilation
Energy efficiency
Efficient lighting
Water harvesting and saving
Above ground storage
Garden / Outdoors
Drip irrigation
Water wise plants
Edible garden
Composting
Community garden
Native plants
Chickens