Hillside Cottage, Kilmacanogue, Co. Wicklow
House restoration and retrofit in Hillside
The aim of this project is to conserve and refurbish an existing house from 17th century to achieve both Building Energy Rating B2 and International Passivhaus standard. Best practice conservation of existing building with contemporary extension, complying with the Venice Charter Guidelines. Extension oriented to provide for the optimum natural light, solar gains and cross ventilation. Renewable technology included for the house refurbish.