SuperHome Database

Sheffield, Norton, Lightwood Lane, Povey Farm

House Summary

Stephen Thomson

House Type:
Old stone farmhouse 400+ years

Carbon saving:
100%+ (Carbon Negative)

  • Sheffield, Povey Farm SuperHome
  • Sheffield, Povey Farm SuperHome

Measures installed:

  • Biomass Boiler
  • Double Glazing
  • Draught-proofing
  • Floor Insulation
  • Loft Insulation
  • Low Energy Appliances
  • Low Energy Lighting
  • Water Saving Devices
  • Wind Turbine

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Measures installed in detail:

  • Double glazing, except a few stone windows
  • 150mm loft insulation
  • 100mm floor insulation
  • Draught proofing throughout
  • all radiators have temperature controls
  • Straw burner all year for hot water and heating for all 3 houses
  • 15kW Proven wind turbine
  • Low energy lighting throughout
  • All A+ low energy appliances
  • Water saving devices include; a bore hole for farm and garden
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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.