a classic and comfortably beautiful sustainable coastal home for the whole family
Designed by the award-winning Beaumont Building Design, this 4 bedroom home features the best of sustainable, connected, open-plan living in a beautiful coastal setting. This 7.7 star energy efficient home is located within the award-winning Cape estate in Cape Paterson, and features the latest in energy-efficient all-electric fitout, with a 3kW solar system and north-oriented living areas to take full advantage of the sun in winter. This home is designed to help the owner eliminate bills and fossil fuels, for an economical and sustainable life; with a 32 amp powerpoint that allows for electric vehicle charging from the home, a complement to the public fast charger in The Cape's carpark. Other sustainable elements such as the under-floor insulated concrete slab for thermal mass, cross-flow ventilation, and shading contribute to a home that remains between 18 and 25 degrees year-round with minimal heating and cooling. As such, Three Tinnies is estimated to provide an energy savings of over 80% compared to a conventional home.
The owner of this home is a professional landscaper, who has poured his heart into creating a beautiful and sustainable garden, with productive vegetable-growing areas and low-water plants. A rugged coastal landscape with native plantings for biodiversity, habitat logs and water pools is complemented by timberclad wicking beds and decorative recycled boats-- giving the home the moniker 'Three Tinnies'. There are 10,000L of rain water tanks on the premises and many water-saving features. Three Tinnies is ready for you to move in, and is available either furnished or unfurnished.