Eco House A rare opportunity to purchase an interesting earth sheltered home, offering just under 1400 square feet of accommodation with a flexible layout including a large conservatory/ sunroom stretching the entire width of the property and enjoying a southerly aspect, purposefully positioned to maximise on passive solar energy.
Purchasers that have environmental interests will appreciate this Earth sheltered home. This thermally efficient property utilises is construction and design to take advantage of the soil mass as a form of insulation. This regulates the temperature of the home enabling it to be warmer and cooler in the summer. Gables drive is part of the Hockerton Housing project which is the Uk's first Earth sheltered self-sufficient ecological housing development.
A triple glazed entrance door leads into the:
A triple glazed door leading into the reception hall, built in double storage cupboard, laminate floor.
Panelled doors into the kitchen and study/bedroom.
3.2 x 3 (10'5" x 9'10")
Open tread staircase leading to the mezzanine sleeping area, triple glazed double doors to the conservatory/sun room.
Low flush WC, Belfast sink with tiled worktops, corner shower cubicle with glazed sliding doors, plumbing for a washing machine, extractor fan, wall mounted water filters, cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.
6.2 x 3 (20'4" x 9'10")
The kitchen area is fitted with a range of timber base units with worktops, inset dual bowl Butlers sink with swan neck mixer tap, space for appliances including electric cooker point, triple glazed timber framed window to the front sand triple glazed doors to the conservatory/sun room, door into the lounge.
4.60m x 2.97m (15'1" x 9'9")
Timber framed triple glazed window to the front, French doors into the conservatory/sun room and double doors leading to the master bedroom.
1.83m x 2.97m (6'0" x 9'9")
Sliding doors from the lounge, window to the front aspect.
3.2 x 3 (10'5" x 9'10")
French doors to the conservatory/sun room, fitted double wardrobe and door to the shower room.
Low flush WC, bidet with mixer tap, vanity wash basin, walk-in shower enclosure, extractor fan, triple glazed timer framed window to the front.
12.6 x 3 (41'4" x 9'10")
Having three sets of sealed unit double glazed French doors onto the garden and a cast iron wood burner.
The property is accessed via a shared drive which divides to give access to each property, offering ample parking to the side of the plot and also directly to the front to the property. The gardens are a particular feature of the property, the majority being set to the rear and including a timber decked seating area and gravelled pathways, well stocked with a large variety and mature plants shrubs with a filtration lake to the bottom of the garden which is balanced fed via filtered water from the septic tank which is at the front of the property located underground in the driveway.
Under the Protecting Against Money Laundering and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, Gascoines require any successful purchasers proceeding with a purchase to provide two forms of identification i.e. passport or photocard driving license and a recent utility bill. This evidence will be required prior to Gascoines instructing solicitors in the purchase or the sale of a property.
Council Tax Band C
Leasehold with vacant possession - 999 years left on the lease - Peppercorn Rent for Perpetuity which means it lasts forever - this is written in the Deeds.
All dimensions are approximate. There may be some variation between imperial and metric measurements for ease of reference. Dimensions should not be used for fitting out.
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