Turner Crescent


Early in 1997 Kingdom outlined proposals for a Green Housing Project.  Scottish Homes and Fife Council agreed to participate in a pilot project, which would improve the physical quality with concentration on energy efficiency and sustainability.

Please click on the Briefing Note links to the left for detailed information.

Key Project Objectives

  • Improve Energy Efficiency
  • Reduce Running Costs
  • Apply Environmental Principles
  • Develop In Partnership
  • Promote Good Management Practice
  • Improve Quality
  • Increase Residents Satisfaction

Housing Mix

  • 4 x 2 apartment, 2 person Houses
  • 7 x 3 apartment, 4 person Houses
  • 4 x 4 apartment, 5 person Houses

Sustainability Features

  • Sunstores & Passive Heat Transfer
  • Solar Panels
  • Grey Water Re-use
  • Environmentally Friendly Materials
  • Panel System with Recycled Newspaper Insulation
  • Breathing wall concept
  • High efficiency heating systems
  • High quality windows


Kingdom Housing Association


  • Turner Crescent

Social Rent

Number of Properties 15
Completion Date June 1999