A large four-bedroom family home set in a woodland clearing on the outskirts of St Albans (HP2). The main house is 5,000 sq ft across two floors. Designed by award winning Architects Platform 5 and influenced by the local surroundings and a contemporary rustic outside /inside living style with stylish interiors and detailing. the property designed as an arrangement of rectangular forms to create a series of layers, courtyards and walkways forming living spaces surrounded by nature. A series of brick columns support an external galleried walkway around the perimeter, at focal points there are covered external rooms that provide shelter whilst maintaining a strong connection with the woodland setting. Above, a timber-clad first floor is arranged as an informal composition of overlapping roofs and terraces offering stunning views of the landscape. Located 1 mile from the M25 and M1, near St. Albans in Hertfordshire, can accommodate private parking for over 15 vehicles and is set in 2 acres of green belt land with crown farmland to the north and East.
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