This cutting-edge Bicton home by Maughan Building Company blew away the judges who praised the company owner Rob Maughan for creating such an exceptional home that stood out from all the rest.
“From the memory you enter this unique and delightful home, the impeccable attention to detail is evident” the judges said. “Quality is of the highest level with construction detail requiring time, patience and meticulous effort to achieve the result of an exceptional home.”
“The Spotless presentation is a credit to just how much care the tradesmen have taken in carrying out their duties at various stages of the construction process. “Overall, this house stood above all others”
The judges loved the sleep, modern elevation with architectural detail and alternative building materials and also praised the floor plan, lovely finishes and the homes environmental efficiency. “This modern, imposing home was designed to have immediate impact yet it provides all the practical needs to suit a relaxed family and entertaining lifestyle” they said.
“The location of the living areas maximising the northern orientation for natural light and clever placement of windows to gain excellent cross-flow ventilation was paramount in this design” “The clever design makes this home energy efficient as the owners do not rely on air conditioning and are rarely required to switch on lights in the living areas during the day. “
Published in the weekend West October 20, 2012. Download PDF