Nutfield House Sheltered Accommodation

Ferguson Brown were appointed to design of integrated communication system for a very sheltered Housing Scheme for frail and elderly. This project provided maximum accessibility for mobility vehicles throughout the building,

Design Considerations

  • 24hr emergency alarm/call response for all Clients
  • Two-way Digital Door Entry System linking to warden call system
  • All systems designed to be user-friendly and appropriate for wheelchair access
  • CCTV design included movement detectors, light sensory and simultaneous recording of all cameras to ensure maximum protection of Clients


Client: South Gloucestershire Council

MEP Engineer: Fergusons