Fraserville, Nova Scotia — Green Home For Sale

Completely off-grid home on 65 acres overlooking the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Canada


Listing ID: 19088


  • Accessible Home
  • Green Home
  • Off the Grid

Annual Property Tax $2,300
Annual Utility Cost $1,000
Home Area 2,310 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 23 acres
Year Built 1990

Property Description

Unique 2-storey home with 65 acres of land with great views of the Bay of Fundy. Located off the power grid, power is generated by solar panels, a 1.5kW wind turbine, and, if needed, a 10kW generator. Outbuildings include a greenhouse, barn, sugar maple hut, generator room, and wood shed. All power systems have been upgraded since 2007. The exterior and interior have been repainted and the kitchen and bathrooms remodeled. New roof and gutters were installed in 2009.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

The home has solar panels, a wind turbine, a European style wood heating system and, finally, a generator that will automatically come on to supply power, in the unlikely event that alternative energy sources are unavailable. Batteries hold 800 amp hours of reserve.


Neighborhood Description

The home is surrounded by original growth forests and blueberry fields. The views of the Bay and forests are unbelievable.


Market Area

The nearest fishing village is Advocate. The town of Parrsboro is the areas central commercial center.


School District


Community


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Fireplace
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Plywood
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass
Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No