This home was built to align with the environmental values of its owners. It provides one level living, with home office spaces upstairs that can also function as bedrooms. With its clear view of the sun it is oriented to harvest free solar energy, both to contribute to seasonal heating and to produce all the energy the home requires to occupy and use, as well as to anticipate the purchase of an electric vehicle. The home also features an active food garden and a rainwater harvesting system.
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A HANDMADE DOOR
One of the features of this home is a woodworking shop at the rear of the garage. A skilled woodworker, our client built this front door based on a design featured in Fine Homebuilding that was created by a colleague of ours. It’s called the Gryphon Door!