Potton Elsworth Show Home


The UK's first permanent show home built to Passivhaus standard, built using our Kingspan TEK Building System.

Show House Summary

The UK's first show home built to Passivhaus standard using the Kingspan TEK Building System. The contemporary show house joins four other stunning houses on the St Neots based site. This innovative concept created by HTA Design and Potton opened its doors in September 2016. If you're interested in building your home to Passivhaus standard then we have a range of articles following the build in our online Knowledge Library.

Isn't it time you visited?

The Elsworth is one of five Potton show homes open to the public. Visit our Self Build Show Centre page for opening times and directions.

Plot Size:
1/10 acre
Floor Area:
2100 sq ft
Ridge Height:
Build From:

What is Passivhaus?

'Passivhaus' or 'Passive house' originated in Germany and the name was coined by Dr. Wolfgang Feist. Passivhaus buildings provide comfort for the occupants while using very little energy for heating and cooling. No form of central or underfloor heating is required as the house is constructed in such a way that it remains at optimal temperature all year round - Find out more about how we built our show house here.

Watch the build...

The build shown in this video was deliberately staggered over twelve months to allow customers considering a self-build home to see each stage of this Passivhaus build.


Potton Elsworth Show Home Exterior

Virtual Tour

Potton Elsworth Show Home Dining Room

Take a virtual tour

If you're unable to visit or just can't wait to look inside, then you can take a virtual tour of all our show houses from the comfort of your own home!

Click here to step inside the Elsworth


Our Show Homes

Potton Self Build Show Centre

Potton Self Build Show Centre

Mill Lane

Little Paxton, St Neots

PE19 6EF

01480 403285

Open: Mon-Fri 9-5 & Saturday 10-4