SuperHome Database

Brighton, Southdown Avenue

House Summary

House Type:
Victorian end of terrace

Carbon saving:

  • Brighton, Southdown Avenue SuperHome
  • Solarthermal_Brighton

Measures installed:

  • Condensing boiler
  • Double Glazing
  • Draught-proofing
  • Internal Wall Insulation
  • Solar Water Heating
  • Underfloor Heating

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Measures installed in detail:

  • High efficiency gas condensing boiler to wall radiant central heating (from Sweden)
  • All windows double glazed (whole window U-value 1.3)
  • Additional windows added in South facing wall to maximise solar gain
  • House draught stripped
  • Magnesite bound wood wool internal wall insulation (50mm)
  • Solar thermal 4 panel flat plate system
  • Underfloor heating in kitchen
  • Eco-paints for floors and internal walls
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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.