Thursday, August 23, 2012

Overland Park, Kansas Oasis - Buff Shell Veneer and Cut Stone

Overland Park, Kansas Outdoor Living

Overland Park, Kansas project featuring Buff Shell limestone veneer and cut stone.
Design by Artistic Concrete Surfaces
Masonry by Nick Boan with Rock Solid Masonry: 913-486-3617

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Kansas City Home of Distinction in Loch Lloyd - Featuring Buff Shell Thin Stone

16520 Eden Bridge 
Loch Lloyd, MO 64012

Tour Dates: August 17 - 26th  
F-Sat. 10am - 5pm
Sun. noon - 5pm.

About the Home

Situated on a gorgeous lake lot within Loch Lloyd, this amazing 18,000+ square foot home has something for everyone. For fun and games, people will find a racquet ball court, full locker room, golf simulator and full movie theater. If you are looking for entertainment ideas, you will find a wine room with a beautiful stone entry and a home automation and entertainment system that is second to none. With a complete indoor/outdoor living area, you will be in awe of the breathtaking views.

Though grand in scale, this home uses the latest in energy efficient technology including geothermal heating and cooling.

While the exterior takes on a more Tuscan look, the interior has everything from rustic to contemporary. These styles flow together seamlessly in a gorgeously detailed eclectic look sure to please a variety of tastes.

Unique Features

  • Tuscan Contemporary
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 10 baths
  • Ceiling beams from standing timber in Montana taken from forest fire
  • Exterior stone is used sporadically on the interior to make it look as though the outside is coming through
  • Green Features
      - 13 geothermal units installed by United Heating and Cooling
      - Spray foam insulation
      - Lighting controls used throughout
      - LED lighting
      - Geothermal system to heat driveway and decks
      - Geothermal system used to heat water
      - Back of home faces west with a 26’ wall of glass to bring in radiant heat
  • Home automation
      - Speakers in every room
      - Guest bedrooms have I-Docks to allow guests to listen to their own music
      - Guest bedrooms have access to video servers to pull up the movie of their choice
      - Touch screens throughout home
      - Pad docks in walls
      - Biomentrics on doors
      - Thumb print and code on key pad to access the home
      - 36 cameras all recorded in real time
  • Generator back up system
  • Home theater has a commercial sound system with 3-D projector
  • Decks all heated
  • Wine cellar was inspired from trips around the world
  • Golf simulator
  • Racquet ball court
  • Green house
  • Catering kitchen
  • North garage set up for car collection

three-sided walk-through wine cellar

 golf simulator area

sports car garage's bar