Sandy Lane, Abbots Leigh, Bristol, Somerset, BS8
A striking new country house in Abbots Leigh
A unique contemporary 6 bedroom family home in a peaceful valley setting on the edge of a highly sought after village close to Clifton in Bristol. Highly efficient eco-systems, generous and stylish rooms and landscaped gardens. About 4.8 acres. EPC rating A Windrush is a substantial family home, combining contemporary and traditional features to create a stylish house built between 2013 and 2014. The house has wonderful views up and down the valley across undulating countryside. The layout of the accommodation has been thoughtfully designed for modern day living and provides spacious ground floor reception space with a wide entrance hall, study, drawing room, family room, kitchen, utility room, cloakroom, dining room and sitting room. The lower ground floor has a large gym, wine cellar and plant room. Upstairs the house has a superb master bedroom suite with a private balcony, dressing room and bathroom. Five further bedrooms all have ensuite bath or shower rooms. The laundry room is located on the first floor with integrated appliances. The second floor would make excellent nanny accommodation with a nursery. The house is fitted out with modern technology, providing simple wireless control of the heating, music and lighting systems. Sealed log fires and renewable energy systems capitalise on the efficient design and minimise running costs of the house. Windrush is a unique, architecturally interesting house and has been designed to an exacting specification with the intention to achieve Level 5 of the ‘Code for Sustainable Homes’. Detailed consideration was given to the natural ingress of light to maximise solar gain throughout the house and raw materials which have been selected to fit naturally in the setting.