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Gossamer on the Water

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  • Maine Home+Design

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Specs

  • Year Completed

  • Cost

    $$$$$$$$
  • Gross Floor Area

    4548 sq ft
  • Beds

    6
  • Baths

    4
  • Partners

    Bowley Builders
    Block Brothers Cabinetry
    Albert Putnam Associates
    Soren Deniord Landscape Architect
    Terrapin Landscaping
    Revision Energy

Sustainability Achievements

Site

  • Green roof
  • Native plantings

Materials

  • Designed for durability
  • Designed for low maintenance
  • Designed for minimal embodied energy
  • Low global warming potential insulation
  • Bird-safe glass

Wellness

  • Optimized for daylighting
  • Fresh air ventilation system for indoor air quality
  • Visual connection to the outdoors
  • Low-VOC finishes
  • Formaldehyde-free building

Water

  • Low-flow fixtures
  • Heat pump water heater

Energy

  • Fossil fuel-free building
  • Uses renewable energy systems
  • Uses passive design strategies
  • Net zero
  • Has an integrated energy monitoring system
  • Fresh air ventilation system with heat recovery
  • Super-insulated
  • Triple-glazed windows
  • Battery storage system for back-up power & grid management
  • Airtight construction
  • Predicted EUI: 0
  • Actual EUI: 0
  • Predicted % Reduction from national average EUI: 98
  • Windows R-value: 4
  • Walls R-value: 42
  • Roof R-value: 67
  • Slab R-value: 39
  • ACH50: 0.54