Single-family house with practice in Zwettl

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

The single-family house with attached practice is situated on a south-facing slope. The special features are the light dome on the flat roof and the fixed shading of the house.

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:ZwettlCompletion:2011Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitectureKreativer Holzbau GmbHCarpenter:Kreativer Holzbau GmbHStraw Builder:Kreativer Holzbau GmbHPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Heating demand:16,4U-Value (Wall):0,10W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Austria,
More about this Straw Bale House

Das Einfamilienhaus mit angeschlossener Praxis liegt auf einem Südhang. Die Besonderheiten sind die Lichtkuppel am Flachdach und die fixe Beschattung des Hauses. Die Wohnung hat eine Nutzfläche von 106, die Praxis rund 123 m2.

About the author

Herbert Gruber

Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh in Europa" (New Building with Straw in Europe), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "STEP" (Strawbale Training for European Professionals) and the Erasmus project "BuildStraw Pro" (a project to get formal national recognition of the training) and "Make your City Smart". As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.