IMG_18371_7_largeOpen plan living has become a growing trend, with more of us adapting our homes, or seeking out homes, with such bright and spacious open plan living areas.  A sophisticated open plan room not only enhances our homes, but caters to today’s lifestyles, proving it to be increasingly sought after.   If you are in pursuit of this style of living, then this completely refurbished three bedroom character home could be for you.  A stunning contemporary open plan living, dining and kitchen area forms the heart of the home, which is immaculately presented throughout.

Social gatherings often see us uniting around the dining table surrounded by dear friends and family, or mingling in the lounge catching up on whIMG_18371_12_largeat’s new.  This forms one those memorable moments that we look back on, often around holidays or on significant occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries.  With open plan living, on the other hand, this could be a regular occurrence.  Interaction and conversation are fundamental to family life and open plan living can boost this significantly.  The easy flow of living areas instils a relaxed and casual atmosphere ideal for socialising with family and friends, be it a formal or informal occasion.  Open plan layouts maximise the space you have to create a bright and airy feel and is quintessentially what makes it great for everyone.

We all aspire for a room with a view when seeking our next home, but with open plan living, the room is the view as it projects a striking style statement. This refurbished three bedroom cottage in Mytchett delivers just that, the contemporary styling fuses well with the open plan layout to create a bright living space.  Sleek monochrome colours flow throughout the living area to unify the room, whilst the lighting and flooring skilfully zone the living areas. 

High gloss units complement the kitchen, with a central island segmenting the area.  Wood effect work surfaces and chrome fixtures complement the units perfectly, as they create a stunning contrast by infusing a natural earthiness.  A range of integrated appliances are also seamlessly incorporated within, contributing a sleek and polished finish.  This is further complemented by the skylights and French doors with glazed panels that introduce ample natural light and tender attractive views over the rear garden.

IMG_18371_1_largeA modern family bathroom with complementing décor and an additional reception are also situated along the ground floor.  This additional reception room resides to the front of the home and forms a versatile space, offering use as a play room or snug.  Wood flooring extends throughout the room that also features an attractive fireplace.

The first floor of the home has also been extended and reconfigured to accommodate two double bedrooms and a single bedroom.  Forming part of the new addition is the master bedroom, which is bright and airy with skylights and a dual aspect outlook over the rear garden.  A contemporary en suite shower room complements the room.  Continuing with a chic and crisp décor, the en suite features a modern white suite with chrome fixtures and polished tiling.

Typical of character cottages, there is a lengthy garden to the rear which has been well tended and is predominately laid to lawn.  An area of raised decking sits to the top of the outdoor space, forming tIMG_18371_16_largehe ideal spot for outdoor seating and dining.

This home exhibits why open plan living works so perfectly for families, so if you would like to view this property or find out more, please contact our team in Ash Vale on 01252353030 or email ashvale@mackenziesmith.co.uk.