Explore this unique house built to look like a castle

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  • Pen Y Bryn looks freshly aired from a Grand Designs episode, with it's fascinating architectural design

    This contemporary home is set in an elevated position with breathtaking views over the Vale of Clwyd. Pen Y Bryn occupies a wonderful position with incredible views. The spacious and contemporary accommodation has been cleverly designed to reap the benefits of the views and the light.

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    Worthy of the show the house is filled with interesting design aspects. Including feature windows and bi-fold doors leading on to decked verandas, a bespoke spiral staircase and the obligatory mezzanine viewing gallery.

    A modern day castle

    Pen Y Bryn

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    The moment you enter the house there’s an immediate feeling of space. Mainly thanks to the open-plan rooms that creates a sense of space flowing seamlessly.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    The living room feels enormous thanks to high ceilings and open-plan access to the dining room beyond. The room benefits from a characterful stone chimney breast and double-sided open fireplace, with access on to a south-west facing balcony.

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    Pen Y Bryn

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    This snug area is the other side of the fireplace. The intimate cinema room features a ceiling mounted projector and projector screen, making an ideal family space.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    A modern glass dining table and a mix of designer Kartell chairs help to create a contemporary feel in the dining area.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    The slick ‘Miele’ kitchen has all the mod cons for a thoroughly modern home. This cool space is complimented by the adjoining light and spacious dining area.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    The bedroom benefits from incredibly high ceilings to make the space feel open and airy. There windows on every side to ensure plenty of natural light – great for if waking with the sunrise is your thing.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    This bedroom is on another level! Quite literally, this guest bedroom is split across two floor levels. Slightly bizarre, a feature nonetheless.

    Pen Y Bryn

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    What a view. Pen Y Bryn dwells in 2.6 acres of lush greenery, which wraps around both sides of the property.

    This unique property is currently on the market with Savills Chester, with a guide price of £850,000

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