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Chew Stoke Event

Chew Stoke

Event Date: 15|06|24

Green Open Homes and Gardens was held on Saturday 15th June. Visitors learned how to heat homes efficiently, reduce energy bills and create beautiful, eco-friendly gardens.

Intro

Chew Stoke Green Open Homes and Gardens was held on Saturday 15th June, 9am – 5pm. Local residents joined together for a day of exploring energy-efficient homes and biodiverse gardens! The open homes in East Harptree and Chew Stoke helped people learn how to heat homes efficiently, reduce energy bills, and create beautiful, eco-friendly gardens.

Homeowners shared their experiences and insights on measures from renewable energy to wildlife-friendly gardens changes that help wildlife to thrive. This friendly and informative event is part of the Green Open Homes B&NES communities project, aimed at inspiring sustainable living.

Case studies remain on the website for reference

The Properties

Home Orchard Chew Stoke, Bristol, BS40 8UZ

1960s house, Air source heat pump, floor insulation, underfloor heating, oversized radiators, PV panels, electric bikes.

 

Case Study

Chillyhill Lane, Chew Stoke, Bristol, BS40 8UG

Old cottage (built 1800) with recent extensions. Air source heat pump in an older property. Upgraded radiators, underfloor heating.

Case Study

Breach Hill Lane, Chew Stoke, Bristol, BS40 8YA

8kW in-roof PV, 3 phase supply, battery, smart power controls, EV charger.

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Scot Lane, Chew Stoke, BRISTOL, BS40 8UN

1980’s rebuild of old cottage.  Ground source heat pump (collector array in nearby field), smart heating controls, radiator upgrades (no underfloor heating), PV panels, e-bike for daily commuting into Clifton.

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