HERMIT HOUSE VAUCLUSE
When acclaimed architect Peter Stutchbury was designing one of Australia's most expensive homes, Hermit House at Vaucluse in Sydney, he wanted the very best in water heating systems.
SmartHeat were proud to be chosen to provide Hermit House with inslab hydronic space heating, hydronic under timber floor heating, domestic hot water and pool heating.
Architect: Peter Stutchbury Architecture
Engineers: Warren Smith & Partners
INSLAB HYDRONIC HEATING - UNDER TIMBER FLOOR HYDRONIC HEATING - DOMESTIC HOT WATER - POOL HEATING
From a primary heating source comprising 20 arrays of ‘U Pipe” solar evacuated tubes, 3 SH5001 thermal storage tank collect 1,500 litres of heated water regulated by 3 Bosch 32 condensing gas boilers.
The system produces heated water to heat the lower two levels of inslab heating, upper two levels of under timber floor heating, 2 ring mains with 13 showers and a 120,000 litre swimming pool.
Control of the underfloor heating system zones is brought back to a central location with thermostats housed in the plant area. The system is integrated with the house BMS system.
SCOPE OF THE WORK
Design, supply, installation and commission system.
- 20 arrays of ‘U Pipe’ Solar Evacuated Tubes
- 750 MJ Natural Gas Boost - Condensing Gas boilers
- 1,500 litres Thermal Storage
- Pool heat exchange system
- Pump stations, dual ring main pump controls
We Helped Hermit House. How Can We Help You?
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