The couple began working on their home three years ago, putting major efforts towards implementing as many green aspects into the design and function as possible. “We are excited to be using solar power as the main source of electricity in our home,” Bündchen said. “And we are planting our own herbs, fruits and vegetables, which will be my favorite part of the house.” In addition, the house will also feature an eco-friendly water supply and heating and cooling systems.
The $11 million home spans 22,000 square feet, boasts a eight bedrooms, a six car garage, wine cellar, gym, resort-style swimming pool, a castle-like custom play area, and a moat. Yes, a moat.