A striking and unique, architect designed, contemporary eco-home, with rural views.
A contemporary eco home, in excess of 4,000 square feet, offering the ultimate in flexibility, with a combination of zoned open-plan and individual rooms, laid out over split levels. Of rendered elevations under a slate tiled roof, Woodview is set in extensive level gardens, overlooking open countryside to the rear. With its numerous eco credentials, such as air source heat pump/rainwater recovery system/mechanical ventilation and heat recovery system, the house benefits from incredibly efficient and low running costs.
The entrance hall opens into the spacious, central, open-plan living area, comprising kitchen/dining room, with AEG integrated appliances and large island, and the drawing room. This split-level area boasts a wood-burning stove, impressive vaulted ceilings, coupled with an expanse of glass and tri-fold and sliding doors, offering an abundance of natural light and opening onto the black limestone terrace. In addition to the open-plan element of the property, there is an individual snug, a sitting room, a study, utility room, walk-in larder and a cloakroom. The ground floor benefits from underfloor heating (via an air source heat pump) throughout, with the exception of the larder.
The floating glass staircase sweeps up to the magnificent galleried landing, with glass link bridge, overlooking the central living area below. The principal bedroom suite has panoramic views, via full-height sliding doors onto a balcony, overlooking the garden and countryside beyond. It has a luxury en suite bathroom, a particular feature being the full height window overlooking the garden and countryside from the bath. There are four further double bedrooms, two with en suite shower rooms, and a luxury family bathroom.
The property benefits from a 10 year new build warranty and from fibre broadband.
The house is approached via a basalt chip driveway, offering parking for numerous cars. The boundary of the drive is planted with established trees and shrubs. To the right of the house is a timber garage and to the left are double gates offering side access to the rear gardens and numerous outbuildings. A black limestone terrace runs along the rear elevation of the house, with raised herb beds, overlooking the gardens and offering access to the summer house, sauna and a useful covered area, suitable for a hot-tub. The garden, mostly laid to lawn, has a combination of mature and young trees and shrubs, including silver birch, apple, pear and plum trees, a fruit cage with raspberries and gooseberries and a vegetable garden. There are numerous outbuildings, including a large, vaulted workshop, potting shed and a greenhouse. There is a plant room with outdoor access and a garage.
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This is one of the best new build houses I have seen for a long time, offering state of the art technology to provide a stylish and efficient home, with great views from the garden to the rear!James McKillop