Large homestead in Mae Rim in the mountains on 17 Rai (+9 untitled adjacent usable Rai) for sale. Four buildings located in Mae Rim, in the hills of the northern reaches of the valley of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Completed in 2009, this home combines Lanna Thai style built to Western standards and specifications by the owner.
The four buildings consist of two residential, one utility and one farm building. There is abundant use of redwood mahogany, teak and other select woods give throughout the interior and exterior of this luxury property with antique doors from China, India and Burma, with windows and doors made exclusively of teak.
The walls are made of autoclave aerated concrete for enhanced insulation from sound and heat. Extra strong and 3-meter deep pillars into the earth ensure seismic resistance, the houses are raised off the ground enabling flow of air. There is a well plus mains water and single phase transformer.
Redwood mahogany (50 cm wide planks) and teak floors throughout, tiling in kitchen, storage and bathing areas.
Main house: 450 m2 single story:
- Entrance (8 x 4 m) with adjacent cloak room (built-in cupboard) and lavatory
- Living room (8 x 14.5 m) with functional fireplace
- Large balcony (11 x 4 m) with mountain view to the northwest. Space for hammocks, dining and relaxing area, (elevated 3 m above the garden)
- Professional fully equipped kitchen (8 x 8 m) with central island, electric and gas hobs; one electric oven and one baking/spit oven, refrigerator and dish-washing machine. Arched bar giving on to the living area. Air conditioning.
- Storage room (5 x 5 m) with attached lavatory
- Laundry room (3 x 5 m) with washing and drying machine, water filter, gas range that can be used as a wok kitchen.
- Master bedroom (6 x 5 m), fan, air conditioning, en suite bathroom (6 x 5 m) with bath, walk-in shower, twin basins and two lavatories (His & Hers), phone and TV connection
- Two bedrooms (5 x 5 m), phone and TV connection. shared en suite bathroom (3.5 x 5 m), shower, two basins and lavatory
- Study (5 x 7 m) with meditation room
- TV/play room (5 x 5 m)
- Music (hi-fi) room (5 x 2 m) with made-to-measure CD, hi-fi storage cabinets
Guest house: 55 m2 single story:
- Living room (4 x 5 m) with self-contained kitchen (2.5 x 1.5 m)
- Bedroom (5 x 5 m) en suite bathroom (3 x 2.5 m), mahogany floor
Garage-cum-workshop: 100 m2 single story. 3-car garage. Maid’s room (4 x 3.5 m) en suite bathroom (2.5 x 2 m). Separate shower and lavatory. Cold room (3 x 3 m). Large workshop or playroom (6 x 4.5 m) plus storage room (4 x 3 m). Farm building: 140 m2. Three pig sties, laboratory, storage room. Three large enclosed areas for poultry, etc. Pond for ducks.