Volcano, California


Energy Efficient Home Off the Grid
$499,000 Asking Price (USD)
$4,200 Annual Property Tax
$1,500 Annual Utility Cost
1,988 Square Feet
3 / 2½ Beds / Baths
0 sq ft Lot Size
2008 Year Built
Multi Family less than 4 Units Property Type

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

This home is off the grid and is connected to solar. There is a septic and well for sewer and water. These services don't have a monthly cost. The annual utilities are at a minimum.

Property Description

This is a modern, private retreat featuring 2 unique, one-of-a-kind homes sitting at 3,000 elevation. The first home is 1188 sq ft with 2 beds/1.5 baths, kitchen w/butcher block & soapstone counter tops, maple cabinets & built-ins, open concept living area, bamboo flooring in the bedrooms, & several industrial windows thru-out including ceiling to floor windows & doors that flood the home with light and views! The guesthouse features 800 sq ft, 1 bed/1 bath, a kitchenette, large living space w/fireplace, extra storage, & the same large industrial windows. These homes were tastefully designed by an architect to capture the beauty & light of the outdoors & bring it inside. The solar system features newer solar panels, two generators & 20-year batteries. Outside offers garden beds, shed, a peaceful deck & sitting areas, and it borders Sierra Pacific land! Bring the toys & animals! Close to Wine Country and skiing and hiking in the Sierra Mountains.This property is simply breathtaking and a true retreat that fills you up with the beauty that surrounds it.

Neighborhood Description

This property is located in a zoning area where lot sizes are a 10 acre minimum

Market Area

Located near the Sierra Mountains, Wine Country and sweet Gold-Rush towns in Northern CA, close to rivers, lakes, hiking, biking, boating and skiing.

School District

Amador County School District


A mix of retired, middle-aged and young families, all of whom care for their neighbors and community.

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 No

Interior Environment

Heating System Solar - Active
Wood Stove
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

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

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Other
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No

Contact Information

Jennifer Peckinpaugh

po Box 542
Amador City , CA 95601 US

Listing ID: 20455