A Brilliant Passive Solar Building Design
Nothing spared in this custom built beauty! 3 main level bedrooms & build-out for a 4th on 19+ acres. Two running streams & a barn centered among 3 fenced pastures. Using only the finest of materials the unprecedented quality of craftsmanship is exhibited throughout from the brilliant passive solar design to the custom cherry trim harvested right from the property. The open light filled floor plan offers a view from every room. The wall of south facing windows brings the beauty of the outdoors in. Wide plank hardwood & slate flooring throughout.
Custom Built With A Brilliant Passive Solar DesignExtraordinary 19+ acre estate just 20 minutes south of Charlottesville. Offering an abundance of wildlife for your viewing pleasure. The property has a barn centered among 3 fenced pastures and 2 running streams. Custom built luxury home with a brilliant passive solar design. Using only the finest of materials & exceeding code specifications. The unprecedented quality of craftsmanship is exhibited throughout the home right down to the cherry trim actually harvested from the property. Complimenting this passive solar design is a completely open floor plan with cathedral ceilings, skylights, wide plank hardwood and slate flooring and casement windows bringing in all of the natural light. The wall of south facing windows brings the beauty of the outdoors in. There is a view to be enjoyed from every room of this Charlottesville luxury home! The gourmet kitchen will please any cook connoisseur. Equipped with granite counters, custom cherry cabinetry & premium appliances to include a Thermador gas range with convection oven. The flow from the kitchen to the great room is perfect for entertaining. Guest will love the scenic views through the wall of windows facing south to Fan Mountain. There's even seasonal views of the UVA observatory. Off of the great room is the octagonal room, one of Jefferson’s favorite architectural designs, currently being used as a handsome study with built in shelving. The elegant owner’s suite has an attached spa bathroom, a walk-in cedar lined closet and a gas stove. The owner has a private entry to the south facing deck for captivating views in the evening and morning. The walk-out lower level is impressive with 9ft ceilings, plenty of windows and another octagonal room.The lower level provides immense potential for future living space and quarters with rough-in plumbing for a future bathroom. A separate panel box has been installed ready for a whole house generator. Through the French doors an outdoor shower and a rain water collection system are already in place. With a combination of the rich all natural Cypress siding the covered front porch, deck and screened porch have been constructed using Trex Decking materials creating a virtually maintenance free exterior. BONUS A charming circa 1800’s built cabin with a 2nd level and wood stove. Perfect for camping, exploring and evenings around the fire pit. Just beyond the cabin is the bamboo garden. To the other side take a seat and just listen to the birds and the rushing stream.
Covesville residents enjoy an easy and scenic 20 minute commute into the City Of Charlottesville, UVA and to the new Martha Jefferson Hospital.
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