This house for sale is a contemporary “eco-home” with environmentally friendly features throughout - and a secret garden. 

The property, in the hamlet of Knowle, was built with sustainability in mind, with eco-friendly features including solar panels, a ventilation and heat recovery system, and a water treatment system. 

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The living room area. (Stags)

Entering the property, a spacious entrance hall links all of the downstairs rooms, with an open plan kitchen, sitting room and dining room being the main area. 

In the kitchen, there are wooden cabinets and built-in appliances, while throughout the living area there are numerous windows designed to capture light throughout, as well as double doors to the rear garden. 

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One of the bedrooms. (Stags)

A key area of the ground floor is the plant room, where all of the eco-friendly features are housed. 

Leading upstairs is a staircase with a wooden bannister, and on the first floor are three large bedrooms, each of which has views across the countryside and farmland, as well as a family bathroom. 

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The steps to the secret garden. (Stags)

Outside, there is a ‘secret garden’, which is a secluded area at the top of the gardens with a bench overlooking the nearby fields. 

There is also a large lawned garden and a patio area, while to the front of the property is a parking area with an electric car charging point. 

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The garden area. (Stags)

The property is being sold by Stags for a price of £565,000.

The agent commented: “A contemporary eco home situated in a picturesque hamlet of Knowle, this beautifully presented family home provides three bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor, and an open-plan kitchen/sitting/dining room with French doors to the garden, utility room, bathroom and a spacious entrance hall on the ground floor. 

“To the rear are stunning south facing gardens providing an area for al-fresco dining, a well maintained lawn with established borders and wonderful rural views.”