Independence, Kansas — Green Home For Sale
Grn/Energy eff concrete and steel I-beam, 2-Story home built like a fortress perched on the hilltop in the middle of 80ac w/views for miles. Indoor year round salt sys pool, spring fed pond, creeks, greenhouse, 2BR Guest house, fruit orchard, storage
Listing ID: 20172
- Energy Efficient Home
- EnergyStar Home
- Green Home
- Healthy Home
- Natural Home
|Asking Price (USD)||$449,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$3,611|
|Annual Utility Cost||$3,500|
|Home Area||4,999 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||80 acres|
Contemporary concrete and steel I-beam, 2-Story home is built like a fortress perched on the hilltop in the middle of the property w/views for miles. Finished upstairs has 2000sf; 3BR/3.5BA and an open loft LR/KIT. Unfinished downstairs has 4999sf; 12-20' ceilings, open floor plan, LR, KIT, LNDY, MBR/BA, Fitness, Pool and 3 Car GAR. Many great features: Indoor heated salt sys year round swimming pool, private water well, radiant in floor(6" slab) heat, mini-split heating and cooling, lifetime Decra steel roof and 2 balconies.
Guest home has 2BR/1BA, LR, DR, KIT, LNDY, 10K gal. UG concrete cistern and UG root cellar.
This private retreat has it all:
*1+ac deep water stocked spring fed pond and seasonal creeks
*Fruit tree orchard, terraced hillside grapes and black berries
*Deer, turkey, rabbit, dove, geese and other wild game bird
*Abundance of wild edible/medicinal plants
*Commercial hydroponics greenhouse and several rotating garden plots
*Producing oil/gas well with all mineral rights to transfer
*5 out buildings including 140' storage, 100+yo barn, garage, chicken coop and WWII army bunker.
*Land is free from chemicals for 8 years and ready for Organic Certification
The main home is unfinished and offered as is. However, a do-it-yourselfer could step right in and finish without permits or restrictions. Adding a $45K 15 KW grid tied solar array with future plans to battery bank energy would take home completely off grid and self reliant. This small productive farm is on black a top road only minutes to two local towns and 1hr 15min to Tulsa, OK or Joplin, MO.
Interested viewers need to present bank letter of credit. 2% Realtor Commission paid at closing.
What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?
Poured in place 6 and 8" concrete walls into 5" closed cell foam forms makes it extremely tight and energy efficient. Built with repurposed concrete and steel and closed cell foam board insulation.
Rural farm and ranch land
Two local cities are within 10 minutes drive and include restaurants, shopping, theater, casino, hospital, parks, schools and local businesses for most of your everyday needs. Tulsa, OK and Joplin, MO are little more than an hours drive if you need more.
There are two local school districts #445 (Coffeyville), and #446 (Independence) that include K-12, and several private schools to choose from. They are all good schools.
There are two Jr. colleges as well.
The communities are very civic minded having something for just about everybody going alot of the time. There are local festivals and traditions. Two large sports areanas, parks, pools and a zoo.
Home Type or Land
Single Family - Two Story
Location of Home or Land
Elevation of Home
|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||Yes|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|
Forced Air - Heat Pump
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
High Efficiency Heat Pump
Whole House Fan
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Energy & Water
Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Metal Dual Glazed
Garage / Car Port
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Number of Cars||3|
|Garage Area||1000 sqft|