HOUSE NEAR RATHDRUM
This is a modern one and a half storey designed house on a rural site. The concept was for a narrow plan as recommended in the Cork Rural Design Guide with a height of 6.8metres. The roof was extended in sections to create a deeper plan, All the living areas face south to maximise solar gain. Geothermal heating is used in this house as well as a high level of insulation. Features include double height windows in the hall with a gallery landing.