Green Homes for Sale - Dolores, Colorado Green Home

Dolores, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Strawbale on 35 Acres with Views!

Listing ID: 18122

  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Straw bale
  • Off the Grid
  • Solar - Photovoltaic
Annual Property Tax $758
Annual Utility Cost $500
Home Area 1,653 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Total Property Area 23 acres
Year Built 1997

Property Description

Hand finished plaster, lots of solar gain, delightful kitchen, tons of personality. All of this describes this well built, personalized home. Eco friendly, bamboo rods tying the bales together rather than r-bar. Non toxic finishes, energy efficient windows and doors. Off grid lifestyle yet power is only a stone\'s throw away to hook up to. Privacy with views, yet a 10 minute drive to the quaint town of Dolores, Colorado. rnPinion and juniper with sage and oak brush cover the rolling landscape.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Non toxic paints, bamboo rods tying bales together

Neighborhood Description

The home sits well inside the 35 acres and is in a non restrictive subdivision. It\'s located within a mile of San Juan National Forest making it easy to access thousands of acres of public lands forested with Ponderosa pines.

Market Area

Dolores is located only 45 miles from the infamous Telluride, Colorado. Ski, play, enjoy the numerous festivals. Durango, Colorado is just 45 minutes south east from Dolores.

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 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 Solar - Active
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Straw bale
Exterior Finish Plaster - Other
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Earthen Plaster
Interior Paint No VOC
Floor Material Concrete
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Carport Attached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 0 sqft