Property: 4 of the best
PUBLISHED: 11:52 03 March 2015 | UPDATED: 12:03 03 March 2015
Comtemporary homes in the county
An exceptional home built four years ago for the present owners, this Digswell property stands in grounds in excess of a third of an acre, bordered by mature trees at the rear. Combining 20th century Modernist architecture with bright contemporary interiors in a palette of greys, snowy whites and beiges, this is a house that feels very much at home in the 21st century.
Using dynamic split-level spaces and large and expansive windows, this family-sized detached house has splendid views to the front over neighbouring homes and fields beyond. With an open-plan feel and extensive use of oversized windows and doors, it cleverly connects indoor and outdoor spaces. The property also has eco credentials, with solar panels to back up the hot water system, a beautifully planted sedum roof and a rain harvesting system. There is underfloor heating throughout.
Agent: Ashtons 01707 331100
This is a splendid family residence in the village of Harmer Green on the Welwyn borders and close to Welwyn North station that combines traditional design with contemporary living. Set in landscaped grounds in excess of half an acre, the property was constructed to a high specification with accommodation in excess of 5,000 square feet. The elegant rooms are arranged over three floors with many notable features including high ceilings, beautifully finished doors and architraves, sash windows, and the advantage of 21st century technology and appliances.
Agent: Hamptons International 01727 890 770
Greystones on The Warren in Radlett is an architecturally striking and unique 5/6 bedroom family home. It utilises numerous cutting edge features set within the boundaries of the contemporary and recently built home.
Representing a significant departure from the norm and steering away from the period mock Tudor and traditional styles that are a common feature of Radlett properties, this is a highly individual property of 4,930 square feet set over three floors with features including a car turning circle and an integral double garage and cinema room. The 70 foot deep south west facing garden further complements this fine property.
Agent: Statons 020 8445 3694
Walnut Burrow is a stylish and unique underground eco-home in a tucked away location in sought after Loudwater. This outstanding architect designed home has incorporated the latest technologies and features a cinema room, Rako programmable lighting, Daikin hot water and solar panel system and Vent Axia Sentinel Totus 2 heat recovery and ventilation system.
The property is in the heart of the Chess Valley and approached up a sweeping driveway to three individual homes. An oak front door opens into the hall with contemporary cloakroom. The main reception room and kitchen have sliding doors to a lit courtyard. The property features a bespoke German kitchen with integrated Siemens appliances and breakfast bar. Interior designed throughout it has four bedrooms all with high-end bathrooms. There is also a cinema room with a 9 foot screen and excellent leisure space.