Ferrars & York: 22 carbon neutral apartments, 100m from South Melbourne Market.

Construction of Ferrars & York completed in August 2022, with Apartment 504 available for sale. Enquire now.

Enabled by HIP V. HYPE, designed in collaboration with Six Degrees Architects and built by Ironside, Ferrars & York is powered by 100% renewable energy and presents best practice in climate resilient design and construction.

The building design speaks to quality, durability and long term value. We have focused on low impact, responsibly sourced products and materials. Design features such as open walkways and a communal roof yard complete with fireplace and BBQ provide spaces that promote quality interactions and a sense of belonging.

Ferrars & York has an exceptional average energy rating of 8.6 stars (out of 10), which means more comfort for occupants due to consistent air temperatures, better acoustic performance, significantly lower energy bills and a lower carbon footprint. Our technical analysis shows that these apartments will on average consume 40% less energy to run compared with a 6 star apartment.

At the very core of Ferrars & York is a strong belief that the building we choose to build and live in can drive the positive impact our cities deserve, balancing people, planet and prosperity.

Location

201 Ferrars Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205

Product

22 Apartments

Stage

Now Selling: Final Apartment Remaining

Collaborators

Six Degrees Architects
VZUG
Great Dane
Binq Windows
Brodware
Robert Gordon

Recognition

2022
AFR Sustainability Leaders List
Gold Winner Good Design Awards
Finalist The Circle Awards

Photography

Tess Kelly
Samee Lapham

Video

Kintaro Studios

Ferrars & York, South Melbourne

Total Apartments: 22
Sold: 21
Available: 1

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137m2

Apartment 504

Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Car Spaces
1
Bike Spaces
2
Total Area
137m2
Internal Area
125m2
External Area
12m2

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Sustainability

We design and build high performance homes that are more comfortable to live in, have cleaner, fresher air, cost less to operate and are easy to use.

In designing Ferrars & York, we have sought to find a balance between quality, durability and value. Importantly, we have focused on low impact, responsibly sourced products and materials with low embodied energy.

Ferrars & York has an exceptional average energy rating of 8.6 stars (out of 10), and means more comfort for occupants due to consistent air temperatures, better acoustic performance, significantly lower energy bills and a lower carbon footprint. Our technical analysis shows that these apartments will on average consume 40% less energy to run compared with a 6 star apartment.

Through genuine collaboration with like-minded professionals together with experience developed on previous projects, we will implement initiatives at Ferrars & York that will enable future residents to live more sustainability, more conveniently.

The residences each have a dual east-west aspect to promote cross ventilation and solar penetration to all habitable rooms costing less to heat and cool.

01  Orientation
02  Solar Penetration
03  Cross Flow Ventilation
04  Proximity to Transport
05  Proximity to South Melbourne Market
06  Open Walkways

Envelope

The residences are all electric, powered by solar energy during the day and solar energy stored in the batteries during the evening. The residences are targeted to be net carbon neutral in operation, reducing their environmental impact, as well as reducing energy bills for the residents.

01 Thermal Insulation Mass
02 Window Glazing
03 External Shading
04 Ceiling Fans for Air Movement
05 Solar PV Panels
06 Collective Work Share enabled by HV.H
07 Embedded Energy Network
08 Rain Water Collection
09 Waste Chute / Separate Recycling
10 Bike Parking
11 Low VOC Material Selection
12 Urban Greenery
13 Electric Vehicle Charging
14 Energy Recovery Ventilation

Binq tilt and turn high performance windows and doors will be installed in each residence to enhance thermal insulation and provide effective cross ventilation cooling.

Ferrars & York has been designed for maximum thermal performance, with high levels of structural and internal insulation to ensure high levels of thermal and acoustic comfort inside.

Ferrars & York will be fitted by 20kWh of solar panels on the roof. The ground floor retail will use the large majority of energy during the day, the energy saved will be shared accordingly across apartments.