Ridgway, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Telluride Planet 2/18 “Ridgway poised to become the next Carbondale.” Telluride Properties Safe Community, Passive Solar, Views, Studio Apt-$12,5 mil in road & infrastructure, solid tax base and Creative District Certification.

Listing ID: 19417

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home

Asking Price (USD) $635,000
Annual Property Tax $1,502
Annual Utility Cost $1,800
Home Area 2,300 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 1.2 acres
Year Built 2003

Property Description

Beautiful Rocky Mtn. Passive Solar Home

• South windows offer impressive Solar Gain, Gas to Heat, Cook & Dryer $700+ yr.

• 2 enclosed decks, 2 sunrooms & high R insulation offers heat efficiency.

• High Efficiency Forced Air Heating with UV Air Purification System and HEPA filters

• Large SW facing roof offers solar electric & water potential

• 7,000 ft. Alpine Glow Area - Low Fire Zone - Moderate Snow - Summer Afternoon Rains.

• Amazing Low Maintenance Landscaping. Low water, mature plantings.

• Fitness Room with Universal Gym, Elliptical Stepper and Awesome View

• 2nd Story Enclosed Deck with View, Hot Tub and Exercise Bike

• Borders 5 acre open space

• 3rd bedroom & bath are part of studio apartment

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive solar, energy efficient, clean air, incredible mature trees and vegetation, amazing views.

Neighborhood Description

7000 ft Rocky Mtn. small town living. Hiking, biking, skiing, skating, boating, rafting, music, etc., etc. Hot springs close by! A wide selection of talented doctors, healers and bodywork practitioners right in town

Market Area

Ridgway, P. 950: Major infrastructure upgrade & art based revival. $12.5 mil. in roads, sidewalks, art, etc. Ridgway from quiet town to progressive, fun, happening! Concerts in park, beer, pizza, unique restaurants, Sherbino Theater, biking, boating, extensive outdoor options and opportunities for children. Ouray boasts world class swimming facility, jeeping, climbing and Ice Festival. Ample water supply, low crime, etc Renaissance & Investment Opportunity, prices will soar as options disappear

School District

Great schools, 9 out of 10 on greatschools.org High School "A" Rating. A wonderful and safe place to raise a family, as many do.


Vista Terrace, a quiet and small subdivision, above town, with stunning views and friendly folks.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

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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 No

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Gas
Solar - Passive
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Whole House Filtration HEPA filtration
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

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

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 500 sqft