Projects / New Homes      Otisfield, Maine

Pleasant Lake Retreat

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Specs

  • Year Completed

  • Cost

    $$$$$$$$
  • Gross Floor Area

    470 sq ft
  • Beds

    4
  • Baths

    2
  • Partners

    Maine Passive House
    Aceto Landscape Architects
    Thornton Tomasetti
    Opus One

Sustainability Achievements

Site

  • Sustainable landscape
  • Native plantings
  • Ecological Stormwater Management
  • Resilient landscape design

Materials

  • Uses locally-sourced materials
  • Designed for durability
  • Designed for low maintenance
  • Designed for minimal embodied energy
  • Low global warming potential insulation

Wellness

  • Optimized for daylighting
  • Visual connection to the outdoors
  • Low-VOC finishes
  • Formaldehyde-free building

Water

  • Low-flow fixtures
  • Hot water-on-demand recirculation system
  • Designed to maintain natural drainage patterns
  • Landscaping requires little water

Energy

  • Fossil fuel-free building
  • Predicted EUI: 0.5
  • Actual EUI: 0.5