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solarium

(sō-lā′rē-ŭm) [L. solarium, terrace]
1. A room or porch exposed to the sun.
2. A room designed for heliotherapy or for the application of artificial light.
3. A day or recreational room for patients; often used as a waiting area for family or visitors.
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A door leads into the spacious kitchen/diner which is fitted with a range of wall and base units, central island with storage, integrated dishwasher, and electric oven with hob, The light-filled glazed sun room is fitted with Consatined glass and has glazed doors leading to the rear garden.
There is a solid fuel stove in the lounge which is set within a brick fireplace and there are doors that open to the sun room and study area.
A dual-view fireplace feature separates the lounge and dining room, while a kitchen/dining space leads to the sun room - and expansive views of the surrounding area.
To one side is the dining room which is open-plan to the sun room, raised by two stairs to make the most of views from large windows on three sides.
The area is used for a variety of functions, be it play area, kitchen, sun room, home office, and flooring provides the unifying factor.
The sun room with bay window is the perfect spot to curl up and for more formal entertaining, there is also the large and comfortable sitting room.
AGENT: Loveitts PRICE: pounds 795,000 KEY FEATURES: Sitting room, lounge, dining room, sun room, snooker room, bar, fitted kitchen, utility room, four bedrooms, en-suite bathroom, en-suite shower room, guest shower room, family bathroom, swimming pool, gym, workshop, triple garage and small lake.
The family room has a coved ceiling, the sun room has attractive patio doors leading out to the gardens, and the fabulous kitchen is fully fitted with a range of designer units, granite work surfaces and integrated appliances.
There's a glorious lounge, a bright and welcoming sun room, a dining room, study, dining kitchen, playroom and utility roomS .
Inside the first floor sun room which leads to a balcony and external stairs back down to the garden
Richard and Anne Gooding turned the redundant balcony of their two-bedroom flat into a light and airy sun room for less than pounds 20,000.
More complex is Peter Eisenman's 1971 never-yet-built House IV, a labyrinth of straight-angled interiors, or Eric Owen Moss Architects' fortress-like tower of stacked masses belted with a glassed-in stairwell and horizontal sun room overlooking the pool.