Christie Walk 2015

Address
Adelaide SA 5000
HOUSE DETAILS
    • Housing Type:
    • Apartment
      Standalone House
      Shared Community
      Tiny Home
      Community Garden
    • Builder
    • Multiple

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

Years Open
2015
ENERGY AND WATER EFFICIENT FEATURES
    • Energy efficiency:
    • Efficient lighting
      Draught proofing
      Efficient appliances
      Energy monitoring
    • Passive heating cooling:
    • Shading
      Cross ventilation
    • Active heating cooling:
    • Ceiling fans
    • Water heating:
    • Solar hot water (flat panel)
      Solar hot water (evacuated tube)
    • Water harvesting and saving features:
    • Underground storage
      Stormwater management
      Low flow shower heads
      Drip irrigation
    • Underground rainwater storage type:
    • concrete tanks
    • Underground rainwater storage Size:
    • 2000L
SUSTAINABLE & RECYCLED MATERIALS
    • Sustainable materials:
    • Strawbale
    • Recycled and reused materials:
    • Timber
      Paving
INSULATION SPECIFICATIONS
    • Insulation Type:
    • Ceiling
      Internal and external walls
RENEWABLE ENERGY SPECIFICATIONS
    • Renewable energy used:
    • Solar PV grid connect
HOUSE DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS
    • House Size
    • Multiple Small to Medium dwellings
    • Window and Door Types
    • Louvre windows
    • Universal Design Features
    • Multi-generational
    • Number of bedrooms
    • 2
    • Number of bathrooms
    • 1
GARDEN AND WASTE REDUCTION
    • Garden / Outdoors
    • Drip irrigation
      Water wise plants
      Edible garden
      Community garden
      Native plants
      Green roofs
HEALTHY HOME FEATURES
    • Healthy home features
    • Ecopanel, low VOC paint and varnish