Gardner, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Gorgeous Off the Grid Living! Live independently and sustainably in this lovely, open, spacious custom home on 70 secluded acres. Enjoy a lifestyle of peace, comfort and beauty in this highly efficient solar and wind powered 2 bed, 2 bath adobe home.

Listing ID: 20236

  • Accessible Home
  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Adobe
  • Off the Grid
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $399,000
Annual Property Tax $339
Annual Utility Cost $200
Home Area 2,336 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 70 acres
Year Built 2005

Property Description

Enjoy wonderful mountain views from every window of this custom designed and built 2 bedroom, 2 bath adobe home. Big, airy living room with a gorgeous, grand fireplace. The open living/dining/kitchen area looks onto the walled courtyard gardens. Beautiful gourmet kitchen with high end appliances, radiating soapstone stove and pizza oven. Sunny, open master bedroom with en-suite master bath and walk in closet. Relax and take in the views from your solar heated hot tub, garden year-round in the adobe greenhouse. County maintained road to property. A must see mountain property!

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Thoughtful design, quality construction, of-the-earth materials, off-grid with wind and solar power, water catchment system, high efficiency radiating soapstone stove, Rumford fireplace, perfectly oriented, bearmed north wall, solar heated hot tub, southern exposure and massive amounts of heat storing mass.

Neighborhood Description

Southern Colorado rural seclusion with vast, breath-taking views.

Market Area

Southern Colorado

School District

Gardner or La Veta schools.


Primary and second home owners on 35+ acre lots and larger ranches.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

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

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Adobe
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Earthen Plaster
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Tile
Roof Material Other
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No

Contact Information

Charlene Olsen

PO Box 4767
Buena Vista, CO 81211 US
Telephone: (719) 989-9989

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