“Passive House” Under Construction in Dogtown (1451 Gregg)

“Passive House” Under Construction in Dogtown (1451 Gregg)

A new, $182,000 single family home is rising at 1451 Gregg in the Clayton Tamm neighborhood in the Dogtown area. It is being called a “passive house” — a form of building designed to slash the heating energy consumption of buildings by 90%. Read more here.

Below are two shots of the passive house under construction.

Click here for a map of the area.


NextSTL is committed to providing original stories and unique perspectives on a variety of urban topics such as architecture, development, transportation, historic preservation, urban planning and design and public policy in St. Louis. We're always looking to add new, diverse voices to the mix. We accept anonymous tips, pitches for story ideas, and completed stories.

Learn More