Off Grid, Environmentally Conscious
Off-Grid, self-sufficient and environmentally conscious. Be savvy, while staying comfortable and decreasing your carbon footprint. This amazing home built using thermal mass and passive solar principles captures warmth in the winter and cools in the summer. Located on a beautiful property with long views of the surrounding countryside and 1800 trees planted across the gently sloping 10 acres. The bungalow floor plan is designed to be age friendly with wide doors and open space for easy movement throughout and includes kitchen, dining, living, two bedrooms, 4-piece bath & powder room both with low flow toilets. There is also a back entry done in traditional construction style with a small basement. Powered by a 3kw Solar Photovoltaic system & deep cell battery bank with 1500-amp hour storage. Propane generator provides back-up power and piece of mind. Heated with airtight wood stove and wood cook stove. In-floor heating roughed in. Supplemental cooling and heating provided with ground source geothermal fresh air system, helping to regulate temperatures year-round. Solar hot water with storage tank and back-up propane boiler. Another benefit of thermal mass is the construction materials used mean the home is more durable, permanent, and resilient. 30' x 20' detached garage, 10' x 10' woodshed and large dog enclosure. A unique opportunity suited to those seeking an environmentally friendly lifestyle.