SuperHome Database

Hereford, Peterchurch, Long Lane, Nurse’s Cottage

House Summary

Elaine Brook
House Type:
Converted Welsh house with 10-20 years old extension and large conservatory
Carbon saving:

Measures installed:

  • Cavity Wall Insulation
  • Double Glazing
  • Low Energy Appliances
  • Low Energy Lighting
  • Solar PV Panels
  • Solar Water Heating
  • Wood Stove

  • Nurse's Cottage
  • Peterchurch SH Garden
  • Peterchurch SH wood stove

Upcoming events

This home is not open for events, for further information about the eco refurb please contact the home owners using the form below.

What visitors are saying

"Although I already have some understanding of the issues listed above, I have been inspired by this visit to see so many aspects all functioning in one place, especially combined with organic gardening, composting and general eco-friendly systems."

Measures installed in detail:

  • Cavity walls insulation
  • Double glazing and factory fitted draught seals to all windows
  • Low energy appliances A rated and A++ rated
  • Low energy lighting
  • Photovoltaic panels delivering 1076Kwh/year
  • Evacuated solar thermal panels (approx. 6sqm)
  • Wood-burning stove used 60% of the time
  • Lowering room temperature
  • Gas hob
  • Electric oven
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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.