Guthrie Pavilion Restaurant

Hever Castle, Nr Edenbridge, Kent

Commission: In conjunction with the refurbishment and enlargement of the Guthrie Pavilion Restaurant, the Hever Castle Estate commissioned Douch Biomass to install a biomass boiler to supply the restaurant with heat and hot water.

Boiler Type: Windhager 50kW Log Gasification boiler, with two 1500 litre buffer tanks

Fuel Type: Logs

Fuel Storage: Wood Log Store

CO2 emission reduction: 633 tonnes over 20 years

Case History: Hever Castle recently totally refurbished the Guthrie Pavilion Restaurant. With an investment of over £800,000, the restaurant renovation is the most significant improvement to the Hever Castle Estate in over 20 years, and so a more efficient and cost effective hot water and heating system was needed to match it.

Date Completed: Spring 2010