Three Tinnies 2020

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Location
Cape Paterson VIC 3995
    • Housing Type:
    • Standalone House
    • Project Type:
    • New Build
    • Open with support of
    • The Cape Sustainable Development
    • Builder
    • TS Constructions
    • Designer
    • Beaumont Concepts

About Three Tinnies

Three Tinnies is a classic and comfortably coastal home for the whole family. Designed by the award winning Beaumont Building Design, with an extensive native landscaped garden by the Sustainable Landscape Company, this house is affordable, comfortable and sustainable living at its best and in a great location. The owner is an experienced landscaper who has poured his heart into creating a productive and sustainable garden with gorgeous reused and recycled accents to complement high-yield vegetable growing.

This house achieved a NatHERS rating of 7.6 stars using NatHERS accredited software (FirstRate5). Find out how the star ratings work on the Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme (NatHERS) website.

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SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

Years Open
2019
2020
ENERGY AND WATER EFFICIENT FEATURES
    • Energy efficiency:
    • Draught proofing
      Efficient lighting
      Efficient appliances
      Energy monitoring
    • Passive heating cooling:
    • Passive solar designed home
      Shading
    • Active heating cooling:
    • Split system airconditioner
    • Energy Efficient Lighting
    • LED lights throughout
SUSTAINABLE & RECYCLED MATERIALS
    • Sustainable materials:
    • Repurposed materials in the landscape, low-e concrete
INSULATION SPECIFICATIONS
    • Insulation Type:
    • Under-roof
      Ceiling
      Internal walls
      External walls
      Floor
    • Ceiling Type:
    • Bulk – glass wool
    • Ceiling Rating:
    • R5.0
    • Floor Type:
    • Underslab insulation
    • Floor Rating:
    • R1.0
    • Under Roof Insulation Type:
    • Roof blanket
    • Under Roof Insulation Rating:
    • R1.0
    • Internal Walls Insulation Type:
    • Bulk – glass wool
    • Internal Walls Insulation Rating:
    • R2.5
    • External Walls Rating:
    • R2.5
    • External Walls Type:
    • Bulk – glass wool
RENEWABLE ENERGY SPECIFICATIONS
    • All-Electric Home?
    • Yes
    • Renewable energy used:
    • Solar PV grid connect
    • Size of PV system:
    • 3kW
COSTS AND COST SAVINGS
    • Estimate of annual savings:
    • $3000
HOUSE DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS
    • House Size
    • 154.27 m2
    • BAL Rating
    • BAL – 12.5: Ember attack with heat up to 12.5kW/m2
    • Roof
    • Metal (Colorbond)
    • Wall Materials
    • Timber

    • Wall Materials
    • Weathertex, Colorbond
    • Window and Door Types
    • Double glazing
      Low-e, films
      Sliding windows/doors
    • Universal design accessability
    • Multi-generational
      Universal access
    • Universal Design Features
    • 80cm minimum door opening width
    • Number of bedrooms
    • 3
    • Number of bathrooms
    • 2
GARDEN AND WASTE REDUCTION
    • Garden / Outdoors
    • Native plants
HEALTHY HOME FEATURES
    • Healthy home features
    • Airtight house design
      Low VOC paints/sealer/varnish

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