In detail: Riches Hawley Mikhail’s Clay Fields housing scheme, Elmswell, Suffolk

Lime-rendered gable walls are insulated with Hemcrete.

An affordable housing development in the Suffolk village of Elmswell incorporates sustainable construction technologies to achieve exemplary low levels of embodied energy and carbon emissions.

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