PEAR TREE BUSINESS PARK - DESFORD LANE, RATBY, LEICESTER. A high quality office development overlooking open countryside. Distinctive Eco design to meet Breeam 'Very good" and EPC 'A' Rated standards.
Cawrey Homes have designed a brand new Business Park in Ratby, near Leicester. The new offices provide modern, open plan / studio environments. Distinctive in appearance and delivering high environmental performance. All units are now occupied and enjoying the benefits that the business park bring.
Light and spacious working areas with a shared Biomass fired heating plant with gas back-up.
Traditional materials have been used in these highly insulated buildings. Brick and block walls with 200mm insulated cavities, structural concrete floors with underfloor heating fed from a central Biomass fired boiler, burning locally grown Willow coppice. Concrete roofs with sedum grown above a single ply waterproofing membrane provides thermal mass and reduces storm water run-off.
The central courtyard parking area has allocated parking for each unit and additional visitor spaces. The offices provide flexible working areas with low energy lighting, toilets on each floor with a disabled WC and wet room shower to the ground floor. The development is secured by gates overnight and is within a few minutes walk of Ratby village centre.