2007 High performance 2850 sqft Gipson Corwin custom Green home. All of the ammenities of a beautiful custom home and still reduce your carbon footprint. Take advantage of the hiking trails of the Saguaro National Monument West and the great weather and lifestyle that Tucson, AZ have to offer!
Listing ID: 18200
|Annual Property Tax||$4,000|
|Annual Utility Cost||$1,700|
|Home Area||2,850 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||43560 sq ft|
Built by Gipson Corwin Homes. This is the 1st high performance custom home in Southern Arizona with Silver Certification by the U. S. Green Building Council's LEED for Homes pilot program. Energy Star certified too! Located in west Tucson, Picture Rocks area near National and state parks. With 2850 sqft. of living space, this home has followed an eight catagory Green building program to insure its impact on the environment and the homes occupants are safe and comfortable. Gourmet kitchen with Maple cabinetry, Stainless steel efficiency appliances, walk in pantry, 4 spacious bedrooms, walk in custom closets, Custom tile bathrooms and spa tub in master,gray water tank, photovoltic solar hot water heater, covered porches, Huge finished 3 car garage, work from home with this completely tech ready house, these upgrades and much more are included in the price!
Some of the things that went into this home to make it green and healthy are:
Evrironmentally progressive building techniques use less lumber and produce
less waste. 2x6 Framing,Completely sheared and then insulated with Icynene insulation recommended by the U.S. Dept of Energy, to eliminate air infiltration. Finished with a western stucco system. High efficiency dual stage 15 SEER Trane heat pump with fresh air intake and a whole house exhaust system. High
efficiency tinted, low E, dual pane custom windows. CFL low wattage, long
life lighting. Photovoltaic Solar hot water heater, On demand hot water recalculating system. High efficiency low flow water fixtures. Wellborn custom cabinetry practices forest stewardship and low voc principles. Polished Natural river rock counter tops. Natural stone and ceramic tile. Ceramic sinks. Quickstep wood flooring by Mohawk contains 50% recycled content and is low voc. Mohawk/Dupont Smartstrand carpeting made from recycled PET plastics and corn. All appliances are Energy Star Rated. Energy efficient ceiling fans. Front and rear porches prevent direct sunlight during the morning and evening summer sun. Gray water system that feeds established riparian areas. Native landscape plants with efficiency timer and rain
sensor. Roof drainage gutters also feed native landscape.
The neighborhood in which the home is located is rural GR1 zoning, allows for horses and RVs. No HOA. No lots smaller than .9 acre. It is not in a subdivision. Fresh air and open spaces.
This home is located in the small rural town of Picture Rocks just 15 minutes outside of Tucson and Marana, AZ. The Saguaro National Monument West separates Picture Rocks from Tucson and provides great mountain views. The center of town is still a four way stop sign at this time. There are services nearby, but 15 minutes to major shopping.
Single Family - Single Level
|Agriculture in Area||No|
|Industry in Area||No|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|
Forced Air - Heat Pump
High Efficiency Heat Pump
Whole House Fan
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Solar - Photovoltaic
Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Laminated
Asphalt Composition Shingle
Metal Dual Glazed
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Number of Cars||3|
|Garage Area||950 sqft|