DesignByMany recently held a contest seeking a low-cost, low-energy home for New Orleans. The brief requested designs in a shotgun typology and entrants were encouraged to strive to meet Passive House standards. The winners have now been announced and sustainable.TO took top honors, according to Arch Daily. Check out the top five homes, and click through for more detail on each home.
LOW COST, LOW ENERGY HOUSE
Winner by sustainable.TO – view contest files.
Second Place by Colin VanWingen/GOATstudio – view contest files.
Shotgun Revisited: PH NOLA
Third Place by MooreRusekWakem – view contest files.
Fourth Place by Brute Force Collaborative – view contest files.
NOLA S + S
Fifth Place by Huemoeller FitzSimmons – view contest files.
Credits: DesignByMany; respective owners.