The Model CHES HOUSE
This house has been built to demonstrate the features of a CHES Home and can be visited and viewed by prior arrangement
It is situated facing the Indian Ocean in a Fynbos ‘Eco Estate’ near Mossel Bay on the ‘Garden Route’ in the Western Cape Province of South Africa.
Built in modern style, the house is ‘earth hugging’ on a slope with a built-in ‘plant’ room to house equipment and water tanks and uses some of the latest insulating materials.
In addition, the house harvests solar, heat energy and rainwater from its roofs which feature solar pv roof tiles