Published: 05:00, 21 June 2022
| Updated: 15:01, 21 June 2022
With prices going up and climate change on the minds of most, many people are looking for a more sustainable lifestyle and eco-friendly home.
If you want to watch your carbon footprint at home, this five-bedroom property in Meopham, near Gravesend, could be perfect for you.
You might have to save up to afford the property’s £1m price tag but, once you’re in, you can enjoy the many benefits of an environmentally friendly house, including the low running costs.
The ‘green’ features include triple-glazed windows, fresh air ventilation system, underfloor heating to compliment the home’s insulation and heat recovery technology and 12 solar electricity panels.
When it comes to water, there are also two solar thermal panels for hot water and a rainwater harvesting system which provides water for the toilets, washing machines and outdoor taps.
Speaking of outdoors, there is also an electric vehicle charger in the garage so you won’t have to worry about rising petrol prices.
However, the eco-friendly elements of the house aren’t the only selling points.
The detached house has five bedrooms, including a master bedroom with an en-suite, a large open-plan living space and a stunning 32ft sun deck.
The property also includes a fitted kitchen and utility room with a steam oven, induction hob and Zip Hydrotap.
Thanks to its unique layout, sustainable features and beautiful exterior, the home won the German Dream House award in 2016 and has been featured in Self Build and Design Magazine.
When you step out onto the spectacular sun terrace, you can take in breathtaking views of the valley below, as well as the sloping lawn, stone walls, wildlife pond and woodlands surrounding the property.
If you want to go further afield than this quiet village, you can find Halling, Snodland, Sole Street, New Hythe and Meopham train stations all within a short drive of your doorstep.
Do your bit for the planet with this magnificent family home.
If you would like to find out more about this eco-friendly property, visit Eden Estates.