Green Homes for Sale - Guffey, Colorado Green Home

Guffey, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

GAIA Welcomes You to the Colorado High Country! Exceptional Earthship Home!

Listing ID: 20548

  • Earthship Homes
  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Sustainable Home
  • Off the Grid
  • Solar - Photovoltaic
Asking Price (USD) $469,000
Annual Property Tax $566
Annual Utility Cost $
Home Area 2,633 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 28.7 acres
Year Built 1998

Property Description

Your search for an authentic Earthship is over!! This masterpiece was designed by architect Michael Reynolds, the pioneer of Earthship home-building! This beautiful earthship home is solar powered, with a solar powered well, and includes back-up propane for heat. There are two woodstoves for heating, one in the earthship and one in the guest cabin. The passive solar from the south-facing windows will also keep you toasty warm! You’ll find indoor planting beds with automatic greywater watering systems that are large enough to grow everything your heart desires. Main level master bedroom, aspen custom kitchen cabinetry, & spacious rooms throughout. The ceilings all have hand-hewn Vigas from the property. Many other artistic touches adorn the walls! There are several decks to enjoy the Colorado stars and sunshine! One deck includes a Snorkel wood-fired hot tub to enjoy the view of Pikes Peak and other nearby mountains. Bumgarner Creek flows through the property! Also includes a rustic Guest Cabin with woodstove, loft sleeping area, kitchenette & front porch! You’ll delight in the property that has walking paths through the conifer and aspen forests. Very private, yet still with plenty of sunshine! If you are looking for sustainable living, you must see this property. You will feel the love and care that went into the building of this mountain home! Visit for an exterior aerial video, and for an interior tour!

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Active & Passive Solar Power - completely off-grid! South-facing to capture the Colorado sunshine! Back-up Propane Generator and Greywater System for interior gardens.

Neighborhood Description

Located in an area of 20+ acre parcels - a mixture of vacant land and mountain homes with horses and other critters allowed! Voluntary POA, private roads, and common areas with ponds!

Market Area

Just outside the quaint mountain town of Guffey, Colorado which has several eateries, a post office, antique store, and a wonderful local market! Not far from shopping and services in Canon City. Located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains - outdoor recreation, fishing, hunting, hiking, jeep trails abound! Just a few minutes to Pike National Forest!

School District

Park RE-2 - Guffey has a K-8 Charter School with very small classrooms and a student population of between 25 - 35 students each year. Please visit the website: for more information.


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Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

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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 Other
Solar - Active
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
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 Earth Ship
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Earthen Plaster
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Concrete
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No

Property Website


Contact Information

Laura Owens

P. O. Box 7
Guffey, US 80820 US