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727124 Township Road 3, Princeton, Ontario

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Imagine yourself living in a one-of-a-kind earth sheltered home with the option to live on or off the grid! It’s as easy as the flick of a switch!
Green HomeHealthy HomeNatural HomeGreen PreFabLEED HomeEnergy Efficient HomeGreenBuilt HomeEnergyStar HomeOff the Grid
$5,038Annual Property Tax
2,700Square Feet
3 / Beds / Baths
2.0 acresLot Size
2009Year Built
Green HomeProperty Type

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What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

- LEEDS Platinum design and build specs. - The home was designed for healthy, chemical free living utilizing the best environmentally safe products. - Off-grid & Hybrid power (can use grid power or solar - flick of a switch). - On-grid MicroFIT 10kW solar Tracker backfeeds the grid (Average $14,000/year revenue). Big chunk of any mortgage per month! ($1100/month) with 13 years left on Hydro One contract! - Multitude of renewable energy technology used. - Holistic approach to land management. - 2700 ft2 Earth sheltered: Green roof with buried North side of structure. Passive solar engineered. - Beautiful solarium on passive South facing side of house. Plants grow all year round. - Non VOC paints and FSC certified products used to build structure. - Polished concrete floors with in-floor heating. Optional biomass (corn) stove and propane furnace. - ICF (insulated concrete forms) – Durasol used for building shell. R28. - Solar thermal unit on roof assists making hot water for system. - Drilled well for perfect drinking water. - 2 door garage with separate large office. Large loft area above garage for storage. Large (32’x32’) workshop with concrete poured floor and car hoist. - 27’ round above ground pool with deck and solar pool heater. - 10kW Deger Tracker solar array that generates $1100/month revenue with 13 years left on contract. - 3kW solar array with 1kw solar array for use during daytime for all house loads and battery storage. - 80’ Super Titan freestanding tower with wind turbine. (48vdc). - 20’ guyed pole tower with wind turbine. (12vdc). - Separate hydro meters for solar revenue and on-grid use.

Property Description

Imagine yourself living in a one-of-a-kind earth sheltered home with the option to live on or off the grid! It’s as easy as the flick of a switch! Welcome to 727124 Township Road 3, situated on 2 private acres just north of Princeton. Easy access to 401/403 and cities such as Brantford, Cambridge, Woodstock, & Toronto, making it perfect for those who need to commute. This 2700 sq ft bungalow was meticulously and sustainably built to the highest standards (Leeds Platinum Stds) for healthy, chemical-free living, utilizing the best environmentally safe products. The open concept main living area is finished with polished/etched concrete floors with in-floor heating. The bio-mass pellet heating stove (corn) is efficient and in the colder months can inexpensively heat the whole home. The 4-pane windows, skylights and the solarium that runs the entire length of the home allow an abundance of natural light and offer a beautiful view of the countryside. Off of the main living area there’s a spiral staircase up to a loft/observatory which can be the perfect spot for an office, a quiet place to enjoy a book or watch the stars. A powder room completes this space. Head into the kitchen with exquisite custom hickory cabinets, Brazilian granite countertops, a propane gas range and an oversized moveable island. This is the perfect space for cooking and entertaining while your guests are nearby! Heading down the hall is the main bathroom complete with whirlpool tub and separate shower. You’ll also find a good-sized storage/utility and laundry area. Three spacious bedrooms all with large closets and doors that lead into the solarium complete this level. This expansive property also offers an above-ground pool (27? diameter) with deck to enjoy during the warm summer months. A double detached garage with bonus office space is nearby, plus a 1000 sq ft workshop is perfect for the hobbyist or car enthusiast. On-grid MicroFIT 10kW Solar Tracker backfeeds the grid and provides an income of approximately $1100/month or $14,000/year (approx. 12 years left on the contract). Separate solar systems to power the house store energy and heat water. Separate hydro meters for solar revenue and on-grid use. Don’t miss your chance to own this unique, eco-friendly home in a picturesque countryside for years to come!

Neighborhood Description

Very well maintained Township road with corn fields and bush lots. In between Highway 401 and Highway 403, easy access to GTA, Kitchener, Waterloo, Brantford, Woodstock etc.

Market Area

Just outside of Princeton, Ontario. Very close to stores, restaurants and LCBO

School District

Public & Catholic schools nearby



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Agriculture in Areayes
Industry in Areano
Air Pollution in Areano
Pesticide Freeyes
Fragrance Freeyes
Cleaned with Green Productsyes

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Whole House Vacuumno

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Off the Grid
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Plaster - Earth
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Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
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Garage / Carportyes
Garage Typedetached
Number of Cars2

Listing ID : 20460