RIBA Award winning contemporary home with impressive eco credentials.
This striking cuboid form built under the guidance of Oxford based architect Adrian James combines cutting edge design with sustainability and low running costs.
Beautifully appointed light and airy ground floor living spaces with floor to ceiling windows, elegant designer kitchen and feature central island. Four double bedrooms with far reaching views across the Otmoor countryside and two bath/shower rooms on the top floor. The lower ground floor level comprises further double bedroom, cinema room, utility and shower rooms.
Cedars is not only an outstanding family home but has been built with consideration to the environment and thought of how people will live in the spaces created.
Location: Beckley is located on the edge of the city with an active community, a thriving primary school with a current OFSTED rating of Good, a recently built village hall offering a range of activities and The Abingdon Arms pub on the High Street which is a community owned pub.
Award Winning: Winners of the RIBA South Award 2016, RIBA South Sustainabiity Award 2016, Sunday Times British Homes Award 2015 and The best house in the UK to 2500 sq ft.
Eco Credentials: Awarded Code 4 for sustainable homes.
Eco friendly specification including an air source heat pump that provides under floor heating throughout.
The house is airtight so a mechcanical ventilation heat recovery system is used to circulate the air around the house, extracting the heat from the waste air and transferring it to the fresh air coming into the house.
Ecocent is a hot water system which takes waste heat in the house and transfers this across to the hot water system.
Externally the property is insulated with cedar cladding and has triple glazed floor to ceiling windows
Distances: Oxford City Centre c. 4.7 miles, Oxford Train Station (mainline Paddington) c. 9.2 miles, Parkway Train Station (mainline Paddington) c. 6.7, London and Airport Buses c. 3.0 miles (Thornhill Park & Ride), M40 Junction 8a c. 7.9 miles.
External and lower ground floor photographs were taken in 2017.
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