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Exceptional Contemporary Eco-Home located in Rural Buckinghamshire
Exceptional Contemporary Eco-Home in Rural Buckinghamshire - Nestled in the village of Little Horwood, this eco-home is not just a residence; it's a masterpiece commissioned by its discerning owners. A blend of exceptional build quality, unparalleled energy efficiency, luxurious features, all graced with a meticulous high level of finish.
Poised on a half-acre plot, this 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom and 4 reception room property welcomes you with a grand sweeping driveway and formal gardens to the front. The private south-facing rear garden is a botanical wonderland, featuring paved terraces, a formal lawn, wildflower meadow, fruit trees, majestic oak and ash trees, a bark-finished play area, a willow arbour, and several inviting seating areas.
Designed with a commitment to sustainability, the home incorporates features such as external insulation, a 'Biomass' furnace supplemented by an air-source heat pump, solar photovoltaics with 'Immersun,' rainwater harvesting with a separate drinking water distribution system, solar thermal collectors, and on-demand hot water circulation. Triple glazing, multi-zone heating control, and a central vacuum system further contribute to the property's eco-friendly profile. Living here ensures not just luxury but a positive environmental impact.
Located mere meters from the A421, between Buckingham and Milton Keynes, this residence falls within the sought-after catchment area for The Royal Latin and Aylesbury Grammar Schools. Stowe School, Thornton College, and Sir Thomas Fremantle Free School (Winslow) are just a few miles away. Bletchley, Milton Keynes and Winslow rail stations are easily accessible, just minutes away with a direct rail link to Oxford and to Cambridge.
Step into the heart of luxury through the enclosed front entrance lobby. A unique steel-framed two-storey structure supports a dramatic ash-planked staircase and landing, all under a vast clear-span roof light providing sky views throughout the landing.
The ground floor unfolds with riven slate flooring flowing seamlessly into an open-plan dining space, capable of hosting up to 20 guests or providing an ideal space for entertaining. The same flooring extends into a spacious family kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and a fully fitted utility room. From the dining room, patio doors open to the south-facing rear garden, connecting indoor and outdoor living.
Descending from the dining area, discover a high-ceilinged living room adorned with a log burner slate hearth, floor-to-ceiling corner windows offering garden views, a cinema projector, and an integrated Bose surround sound system. Additional ground floor spaces include a wood-floored family/playroom, a versatile study/hobby/games room, a mud lobby with a door to an outside log store, a WC, a cloaks alcove, and a practical plant room.
Climb the impressive staircase to the first floor, where a distinctive landing provides entry to a luxurious master suite and two additional king bedrooms, each adorned with ensuite bathrooms and ample built-in wardrobes. Additionally, three more bedrooms (2 king and 1 single) collectively utilize a well-appointed family/guest bathroom featuring a basin, WC, bidet, and a corner bath/shower.
The master suite is a true sanctuary, offering patio doors to a south-facing wraparound balcony, a walk-in wardrobe, and an ensuite bathroom featuring a bespoke corner bath, his & her basins, a walk-in rain shower, and separate toilet, bidet, and handwashing basin. Additional treasures on this floor include a large storeroom and a convenient linen store.
In conclusion, this contemporary eco-home is not just a property; it's an experience of luxury, sustainability, and refined living. Schedule a viewing and immerse yourself in the epitome of modern elegance.
EPC Rating - B Council Tax Band - G Tenure - Freehold
To arrange a viewing on this property please get in touch with your local agent Shauna Moore.