This farmhouse is a true haven of peace nestled in the mountains. It offers stunning proportions and a magnificent wooden staircase. It features a vast, cozy living room, a lounge with a fireplace and bar area and a home cinema room. The farmhouse has 6 en suite bedrooms with personalised décor throughout, including a master bedroom with a private lounge, a relaxation area and a fitness room. http://www.ultimateluxurychalets.com/luxury-chalet-ferme-shatoosh-megeve
Efficient wood burning heat plus high mass materials creates efficiency and comfort. This example shows a masonry heater, that burns at twice the temperature of a normal fire. The excess heat is absorbed into the sculpted & tile mass, and then released into the space slowly, long after the fire has gone out.