The Brief: A former Victorian mansion house, the property was to be completely redeveloped into a modern, purpose-built housing with care development. Energy Strategy to enable achievement of Code for Sustainable Homes Level 3.
The Engineering Difference: Everything has been highly specified and is designed to accommodate individuals living with dementia, or couples where one or both have dementia. The development completed in two phases to enable the existing facility to continue operating. There are now 42 highly specified one and two-bedroom apartments arranged over four floors, each achieving code level 3 compliance. Each apartment has a self-contained kitchen, bathroom and lounge area. Communal areas include a residents lounge, cinema room and well-being centre which is home to a support café, laundry and beauty salon.
- A new build project for which ESC developed the energy strategy to achieve Code for Sustainable Homes (Level 3)
- Full design of the Mechanical and Electrical services
- Design and final stage SAP, SBEM and EPC’s
- Code for sustainable homes assessment and submission to the BRE
Duties: ACE Schedule of Services Performance Duties
Client: Mansell Construction