IMPRESSIVE LUXURIOUS THATCHED ROOF VILLA AT WESTERHEIDE LAREN, HET GOOI.This impressive and luxurious thatched roof villa was built in 2008. It has a 491 m² living area/650 m² gross floor area (NEN2580) and no less than 15 spacious rooms, of which 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The villa is located a short distance from the picturesque town centre of the artist village Laren and offers direct access to Gooisch Natuur Reservaat (Gooi Nature Reserve) ‘Westerheide’ where roe deer, Scottish Highland cattle and sheep, roam about freely.Golf courses, tennis courses, hockey clubs and other sports facilities can be found close by. The Larense Manege (riding school) is located only 700 metres away. Also close to the villa are the Geological Centre, De Schaapskooi and Laar & Berg bilingual high school. International school Alberdingk Thijm is located 10 minutes from the villa. Reachability is perfect because of the proximity to the A1/A27, direction Utrecht and Amsterdam.The unique location close to Westerheide/Bussumerheide in combination with the park-like garden makes this dream villa extremely suitable for a family with children and lovers of nature. It is also the ideal base camp for enjoying a walk in the ‘back yard’ with the dogs, for horse riding, running, or mountain biking, after a day at hard work. The spacious garden is surrounded by beautiful trees that provide privacy and suit the green character of the villa estate. The spacious and many (bed)rooms make this a fantastic family house!The villa dates from 2008 and was designed by BOS architects from Blaricum and is situated on an expansive plot of about 2,500 m². The property includes a large villa as the main house, a separate luxurious guest house which is connected to the main house, which can serve as an apartment for an au pair, for example; all with its own facilities, entrance, floor heating, Domotica system and security. Everything has been designed in such a way that all rooms and building sections can be connected or disconnected.The design is advanced and built with a clear vision on sustainability and technology. This can be seen in things such as the soil-bound heat pump, A label insulation and charging post for an electric car. The villa is equipped with lift, floor heating, aircon in each bedroom, security system, finger scanners for entrance and a very extensive and easy to use KNX Domotica system by Gira, which can always be adjusted as desired. The entire house is equipped with a Bang & Olufsen audio system so that you can listen to music everywhere.The architecturally designed and maintenance-friendly garden with sprinkling installation, on which you have a great view from the 10-person jacuzzi and the very spacious covered terrace with a fire place and built-in terrace heaters, makes this a true oasis inside the Randstad region. It is also possible to install a pool of 12 by 6 metres and 2.20 metres deep. Drawings and permits for the pool have already been drawn up. The pool house (2014), featuring floor heating and a toilet, is already customised for this and linked to the heat pump system.Location and reachabilityThe characteristic town centres of both Blaricum and Laren are not far from the Grintbank. Laren has various boutiques, restaurants and terraces, golf courses, hockey pitches, tennis courts and other sports facilities. (Inter)national retail chains, the train station and International School Alberdingk Thijm, can all be found in Hilversum within 10 minutes. And the motorways A1 and A27, are also close by. Utrecht, Amsterdam, Schiphol International Airport and De Zuidas, are only 30 minutes away. Because of its central location and excellent reachability, ’t Gooi (Blaricum and Laren N.H.) is very attractive for families, commuters and lovers of nature.