28 Oct '16, 8am

Stolon Studio transforms an urban brownfield into a sustainable live/work London community

in London has been reborn as a beautiful and contemporary community with three live/work houses, all of which incorporate sustainable design elements. Local design firm Stolon Studio led the redevelopment of the property, now known as Forest Mews, and arranged the homes around a shared outdoor courtyard. The energy-efficient community minimizes its environmental footprint with a sustainable drainage system (SuDs) that combines green roofs, living walls, rainwater harvesting, and more for better stormwater management practices.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/stolon-studio-transforms-an-urban-br...

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