SuperHome Database

Wadebridge, Burlawn, Myrtle Cottage

House Summary

Ann and Andy Smith

House Type:
pre 1800 detached cottage

Carbon saving:

  • Myrtle Cottage, Cornwall SuperHome
  • Myrtle Cottage, Cornwall SuperHome

Measures installed:

  • Biomass Boiler
  • Cavity Wall Insulation
  • Double Glazing
  • Energy monitor
  • Low Energy Appliances
  • Low Energy Lighting
  • Roof Insulation
  • Solar PV Panels
  • Solar Water Heating
  • Water Saving Devices

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Measures installed in detail:

  • uPVC Double glazing throughout
  • Cavity walls filled
  • 60mm roof insulation
  • Wood fired boiler to run central heating, hot water and cooking
  • 40 tubes solar thermal panels
  • 3.78 kWp Photovoltaics
  • Low energy lighting throughout
  • Low energy appliances
  • Water saving devices include; dual flush and hippo loos, low flow showerhead, water butts for outdoor use
  • OWL energy monitor
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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.