Alumasc’s Blackdown Green Roof, Euroroof and Hydrotech systems provide Cambridge’s Abode project with the perfect ‘village atmosphere’ solution
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Abode at Great Kneighton is a large-scale housing development containing 450 sustainable new homes on the edge of Cambridge. Built on the former Clay Farm site, it is a key part of a major new housing and mixed use community by Countryside Properties.
Each house has garden space to the front with a raised courtyard terrace at the rear. Alumasc’s Hydrotech hot melt and Euroroof bituminous waterproofing systems, combined with Blackdown Green Roof systems has provided a ‘Single Source’ roofing solution in compliance with NHBC standards.
The extensive green roof systems, installed by Blackdown Green
Roofs, are lightweight with a relatively shallow substrate.
The system provides a versatile range of planting generally comprising of drought tolerant succulents such as sedum, rockery and alpine plants.
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