‘Marsh Flatts Farm’ is a one of a kind design, developed by JSA Architects. The new build three-storey contemporary farmhouse has become a warm family home, with a rugged yet stylish aesthetic that harmonises with its countryside setting.
Studio Name: JSA Architects
Design Team: Marsh Flatts Farm – A Contemporary Farm-Style Passivhaus
Year: Completed 2017
Location: South Derbyshire
Consultants: JSA Architects in Derby, Nottingham and Solihull (Lead consultant and Architect), Eco Design Consultants in Milton Keynes, Mead Energy and Architectural Design in London (Passivhaus Certifier), Aspect Consulting in Derby (Structural Engineers)
Photography Credits: Skyline and JSA Architects
Built to Passivhaus Plus standard, energy demand is minimal, and with careful selection of construction materials that minimise the embodied carbon footprint, ‘Marsh Flatts Farm’ is a fine example of truly sustainable architecture.
JSA Architects are an award-winning architectural firm, who proudly deliver creative and sustainable designs. Established since 2002 but powered by a young team of highly skilled and enthusiastic creatives, we challenge outdated ideas in architecture and construction, pushing innovation on residential, leisure and commercial projects.
Every design starts with rigorous conceptual thought, balanced with budget. Site and construction demands are always at the forefront of our minds as we strive for buildings which are low-energy, low-carbon and self-sustaining.
We are a diverse business, offering a flexible and pro-active approach to all aspects of our projects, whilst remaining client focused through an inclusive design process. Our team work meticulously to understand our clients’ vision and values to shape a tailored solution every time.
Years of experience with the intricacies of the planning process enable us to work effectively with local authorities to reach the best possible outcomes, and combined with a deep understanding of the processes surrounding delivery, completion and the emotional requirements of each project, we are well-equipped to guide our clients throughout their projects.”