Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Cirencester - Larchwood Lodge/ Lakes by Yoo
4 bed/4 bath, 270m2 of pure waterfront luxury, free on site spa, set in 650 acre
Larchwood lodge is on a luxury, gated Lakes by Yoo 2nd home development
An exceptionally large (270m2), 4 bedroom detached house (as featured in November 2009 edition of “house and garden” magazine) offering full concierge facilities, available at extra cost, (hire a private jet or arrive via helicopter at the on-site helipad, or book a chef offering a master class in home cooked meals bespoke to you). The lodge is built on a private, stylish, boutique, luxury development, the lakes by yoo. With 5 lakes on this exclusive second home development, this remarkably secluded, tranquil nature reserve offers a truly memorable experience
This brand new property offers an idyllic waterside location set in 650 acres of nature heaven, surrounded by six clear water lakes and established woodland. This stunning contemporary detached eco property in this truly private community is a superb masterpiece created by a world renowned designer in partnership with an international design group - it makes the most of its location with full height south west facing panoramic double glazing affording uninterrupted views from the edge of the lake. This is guaranteed to wow the fussiest and even the most hardened of luxury seekers. Larchwood lodge appeared in the November 2009 edition of “house and garden”? Magazine and was described as “the most striking modernist house in the Cotswold, an extraordinary property with first class catering on tap”? Offers an idyllic waterside location set in 650 acres of nature heaven, surrounded by six clear water lakes and established woodland.
In July 2010, the times featured larchwood lodge in their weekend travel supplement and described it as one of the best waterside developments in Europe offering the latest in eco-design and luxury. Larchwood lodge was extensively covered in the September 2010 issue of essential kitchen bathroom & bedroom. Sixteen pages of pictures and editorial, the biggest coverage ever received in the life of this prestigious magazine. Described as a stunning “house on the lake” with spectacular views, one of the most luxurious developments in the country.
Stylish eco lakeside living combines the tranquillity of the beautiful Cotswold countryside with the very best of contemporary design in a truly remarkable location offering timeless elegance to those seeking dazzling lake views with absolute privacy to indulge their senses. Chic, minimalist, simply elegant are words that describe larchwood lodge. This is an oasis of luxury - quite simply one of the most magnificent sites ever built in the UK. It offers luxury living of the highest quality.
Enter this detached house via its own private foot bridge and savour the truly magnificent lake views from every room. Launch your private kayak and glide across the clear waters teeming with trout and crayfish, explore the collection of lakes shared by the resident otters and bank-side deer. Or venture into the wooded 650 acres on foot or bike.
Full on site spa facilities.
This south west facing glass fronted home encourages the outside in, offering a real sense of space and natural light, with walls decorated in a neutral off white colour, enhances the effect even further.
Oak flooring throughout with under floor heating to the ground floor and to all the bathrooms, radiators on the 1st floor.
Fresh, stylish with contemporary design and indulgent luxurious comforts. Uncluttered and spacious, enhanced by large mirrors and sophisticated statement wall canvases in black charcoal, creating impact against neutral walls. Cream, eye-let, full length curtains throughout the house add a sense of grandeur.
Choose from four waterfront bedrooms each offering breathtaking, tranquil views over the lake with floor to ceiling, full width panoramic glazed windows.
LCD TVs in the three first floor bedrooms and a hd projector with surround sound in the ground floor bedroom.
Quality premium cotton bed linen with duck down duvets & pillows as well as allergy free alternatives (please notify us in advance of any allergies). All bedrooms have an allocated space within the fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves.
Towels are provided. All bathrooms have ceiling height mirrors over basins, tiled with natural limestone to walls and floors, heated floors and heated towel rails.
Duravit sanitary ware, complimented by hansgrohe brass ware & power showers with Roman glazed chrome shower screens. Wireless broadband with a good signal in every room.
Open plan living kitchen/dining/living room/study area
Open plan living room comprises a modern kitchen with clean, sleek lines enhanced by full length mirror/splash back that adds to the overall sense of space. The neutral cream finish of the kitchen cabinetry maintains the feeling of space throughout, offered fully equipped, benefiting from silestone work surfaces and breakfast bar, stainless steel neff and miele appliances.
Dining for 10 on comfy and stylish mr. Impossible chairs with tom Dixon centre piece mirror ball pendant light, purchased at Leigh harmer, which reflects the light and sets off the other glass elements in the room.
Small study recess. 52 inch hd/ LCD TV, sky hd box, terrestrial, free view and satellite, inclusive sports and Disney package, hard disk recorder, DVD, wii, apple tv, and docking station. Seating arranged on a large modular Italian corner sofa incorporating a chaise longe zones the living area and creates a cosy place to relax, perfect for sitting around with friends and family. Piled high with cream, black, and dusky pink cushions in soft textures for maximum comfort and wonderful accents of colour. Further feature, tom Dixon 4 mirror ball pendants, reflect the surrounding room details and create a real sense of space.
Small study recess. 52 inch hd/ LCD TV, sky hd box, terrestrial, free view and satellite, inclusive sports and Disney package, hard disk recorder, DVD, wii and docking station. Seating arranged on a large modular Italian corner sofa incorporating a chaise longe zones the living area and creates a cosy place to relax, perfect for sitting around with friends and family. Piled high with cream, black, and dusky pink cushions in soft textures for maximum comfort and wonderful accents of colour. Further feature, tom Dixon 4 mirror ball pendants, reflect the surrounding room details and create a real sense of space.
Living area “spilling” out onto a large timber, secluded verandah (16 metres long) with the opportunity for al fresco dining over the serene lake.Granite and glass table with phillipe stark ghost chairs, loungers and benches.
The property makes the most of its location with full height south west facing panoramic double glazing affording uninterrupted views from the edge of the lake.
Utility room with access to washing machine, dryer and microwave.
Waterfront bedroom, brown headboard on a super king-size bed with adjacent toilet & shower room.
Warm and earthy tones create an inviting feel in this minimalist bedroom that converts into cinema or study and on request offers access to telephone, wireless printer and fax.
Choose from three waterfront bedrooms each offering breathtaking tranquil views from the floor to ceiling full width panoramic glass windows.
This exceptionally large master bedroom sleeps 2+2. With a super king sized bed, it forms a spacious and luxurious private suite with a large Italian sofa bed (converts to a comfy king size bed). There is also a contemporary, natural limestone bathroom with two person, jacuzzi /air spa bath, LCD TV, shower and double basin, separate toilet with further basin.
Sumptuous silk fabrics in ivory, black and deep plum, give a touch of glamour and a fresh contemporary and elegant feel. An extra tall, padded headboard in black and ivory, matching textured silk cushions and a luxurious silk bedspread provide colour and contrast. A pair of glass bedside tables display black kartell dimmer lamps and create a real focal point. Wardrobe room within the open plan master bedroom.
The dressing room area of the master bedroom offers the option of additional sleeping for two in a super king quality Italian sofa bed.
The twin bedroom enjoys an adjacent shower room with basin and toilet. The room decoration is offset with striking red and black accessories that inject a vibrant dash of colour creating a chic boudoir look.
Spacious and beautifully presented with super king low level Italian, leather bed with a en-suite bathroom incorporating bath, shower and double basin, creates a romantic feel with creams, cappuccino and dusky pinks, projecting a calm and sophisticated look.
Meet and greet service and 24 hour emergency contact
Full on site spa facilities including indoor heated pool are available for the duration of your stay. Open to rental guests from 2.00pm to 5.00pm, 7 days a week.
Tennis courts, picnic areas, man-made beach, play area, trampolines, basketball court, tree house, football pitch, table tennis, table football, mini zip wire, tipis, animal hut with residents’ bunnies
Sleeps maximum of 8 + 2
Electric and full gas central heating (under floor heating downstairs and in all bathrooms, radiators upstairs)
Two allocated parking spaces with further parking available in the overflow car park
16 meters secluded, private veranda with spectacular lake view and south westerly aspect affording all day sunshine
Library for all ages
Satellite TV with sports and Disney package
Nesspresso coffee machine
- wheelchair accessible
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered