Green Homes for Sale - Paradise, California Green Home

Paradise, California — Green Home For Sale

Solar home on 10+ acres with spectacular canyon views. Fully insulated 800 sq. ft. workshop with radiant floor heat for those big projects.

Listing ID: 18090

  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic
Annual Property Tax $2,500
Annual Utility Cost $1,000
Home Area 1,900 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 10.4 acres
Year Built 2003

Property Description

Fantastic canyon views from this energy efficient, high performance home on over 10 acres! Passive solar design, low-e windows, radiant barriers, super insulation, and a 2.4 kW solar system combine to let the sun pay the energy bills of this 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home with 1900 square feet. Radiant floors make bare feet cozy and heat the home evenly. The 26\\\'x31\\\' basement/workshop is sheetrocked, fully insulated, and has radiant floor heating. Located in Paradise\\\'s \\\"banana belt,\\\" the land offers year-round gardening, automatic drip irrigation, and an organic garden area. Hot water and radiant floor heat provided by an on-demand (tankless) water heater for efficiency. Better indoor air quality with formaldehyde-free insulation. Butcher block counters, granite tile eating bar, cherry cabinets with nickel hardware, beautiful tile work in the master bath, sweeping views from all parts of the house. Relax in the hot tub under the stars on the expansive, recycled deck. Great potential for a horse setup, with plenty of level, shaded land and lots of room for additional structures. Durable fiber cement siding and 50-year composition shingles wind rated to 100 mph ensure that you\\\'ll be enjoying this home for a long time to come! Scott Wolf, Keller Williams Realty

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive solar design and orientation, a 2.4 kW solar system, formaldehyde-free insulation, lots of natural light and natural ventilation, R-38 ceilings and R-19 walls, radiant heat floors, tankless water heater, organic garden area, drip irrigation, durable siding and roofing materials, low-e squared windows, recycled composite decking.

Neighborhood Description

Rural canyon area with 10-acre minimums. California quail, deer, coyotes and bobcats are your neighbors (along with a few of the 2-legged variety).

Market Area

Just 5 minutes to Paradise and 25 minutes to Chico, an art and university town.

School District


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

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

Interior Environment

Heating System Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Cooling System Swamp Cooler
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No