The site lies on farmland. It is backed by a line of trees and cusped within a rising topography. The new building has been discreetly located so as to enjoy excellent views out towards the outstanding rural landscape without intrusion.
This large 5 bedroom 3 storey family house with office, separate dining and living spaces is for a family of farmers. It is a simple but highly insulated linear form with large adjacent garage and sheltered garden that interprets local construction.
The building is of traditional white rendered masonry with slate roofing. The generous windows of different scales are arranged for beneficial solar capture and to respond to the different views.
Entrance with large boot store & wash room is at mid level with bedrooms below and in the attic. The section opens out towards the landscape and views.