SuperHome Database

Coventry, Foleshill Road, Heart of England

House Summary

Victoria Johnstone- Orbit Heart of England

House Type:
Pre 1900's mid terrace house

Carbon saving:
79% - SuperHomes Assessed  

  • Coventry, Foleshill Road SuperHome
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  • Triple glazing, passive haus standard windows_Foleshill

Measures installed:

  • Ceiling insulation
  • Condensing boiler
  • Draught-proofing
  • Floor Insulation
  • Internal Wall Insulation
  • Low Energy Lighting
  • Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery
  • Roof Insulation
  • Solar PV Panels
  • Triple Glazing
  • Water Saving Devices

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Measures installed in detail:

• 200mm Gutex ceiling insulation
• Glow worm Ultracom condensing boiler- expected 89% efficiency fitted with a programmer, room stats, weather compensated. TRVs on radiators
• Draft strips applied to internal doors and windows
• Air tight doors and windows. Blower door test result – 1.58 air changes per hour
• 200mm of Gutex Thermoroom floor insulation
• 55mm internal wall insulation
• Low energy lighting throughout
• Whole house mechanical ventilation heat recovery system installed
• 100mm roof insulation
• 1.6kWp photovoltaic system installed
• Triple glazed PassivHaus certified windows with a U value of 0.8W
• Water saving devices: shower and dual flush cisterns installed

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Assessment types

SuperHomes Assessed

A home that has been visited and assessed by us and confirmed as reaching the SuperHome standard, which demonstrates a 60% carbon saving.

Homeowner Reported

Information has been provided by the homeowner about their home and energy use prior to the installation of measures and following their installation which demonstrates a carbon saving. This information has not been verified.

Remote Assessed

The homeowner has provided information on their home including what measures have been installed which has enables an assessor working on our behalf to assess their carbon savings. This home has not been visited to verify the measures installed.


This home has not been assessed, but the homeowner has reported what measures have been installed. It may be that this home is awaiting assessment.