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Waiheke Island Eco Friendly House

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2 bedroom(s), 2 bathroom(s)
he house has been designed by eco-architect Johann Bernhardt. The house features cedar cladding, Poggen Pohl kitchen, oak floors, large glass sliders, glass balustrades and all white interior.

The house is warm all year round with heat pumps on every level. Some of the eco features included are solar gain, wool insulation, non-toxic building materials, energy efficient light system, roof garden.

Featured in February 2010 Good Magazine as an outstanding example of a sustainable stylish home.

Cedar cladding (with slate/stone Drydens wood oil in pale grey)
American White Oak Flooring
Vitex Decking (Greenpeace sustainably harvested)
Recycled Wool Insulation in walls and under internal floors.
Poggen Pohl Kitchen
Heat pumps on every level
Backs onto a 270 hectare Regional Park
Extensive native tree planting
Established Vegetable garden
Underground concrete rainwater tank
Septic tank System
Succulent Roof garden
Japanese rain chain by front door
Master bedroom and ensuite with two way glass sliding frontage to private deck

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