Rye, Colorado

Energy efficient home with greenhouse & gardens makes this oasis a gardener’s delight!

Energy Efficient Home
$425,000 Asking Price (USD)
$1,265 Annual Property Tax
$1,300 Annual Utility Cost
1,776 Square Feet
2 / 1 Beds / Baths
6.8 acres Lot Size
2007 Year Built
Green Home Property Type

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What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Well insulated energy efficient home with radiant floor heating and energy efficient appliances. Solar cooling in greenhouse.

Property Description

Gorgeous 7 acre wooded lot with abundant wildlife & year round creek located at the foot of Greenhorn Mountain in the Wet Mountains Range. Beautiful, finely crafted, energy efficient home with greenhouse & gardens makes this oasis a gardener’s delight! Natural lighting & radiant floor heating makes home comfy & inviting. Large kitchen with all the upgrades you’re looking for. Updated baths and lighting throughout. Hearthstone wood stove. Large deck for enjoying mountain views, sunsets & entertaining. Separate entrance to second bedroom – great for guests or Airbnb. Fiber optic internet - perfect for working from home or streaming your favorite movies. Greenhouse with solar cooling fans, water & electrical supply. Raised bed vegetable garden area with well-established beds of raspberry, strawberry, asparagus & hops. Fenced for deer. Terraced rock perennial flower gardens in yard. Also fenced for deer. Additional perennial gardens surround home. New xeric (low water) landscaping added. Wonderful well with great water & 1700-gallon cistern. Generac automatic backup generator. New private access road. Expertly mitigated for wildfire. RV parking with electrical hookups available. New HE washing machine. New pressure tank control box for well. New heating elements in boiler for radiant floor heating. (All maintenance on unit free of charge by San Isabel Electric Association.) This home is truly unique and has it all! Welcome home!

Neighborhood Description

The neighborhood is wooded, mountainous and rural with homes that are situated on anywhere from an acre of land to 60 acres of land. Beautiful mountain views and great sunsets out of the living room window!

Market Area

Wooded, mountainous, rural.

School District

Pueblo School District 70, which also operates under the name Rye Elementary School, is located in Rye, Colorado. This organization primarily operates in the Public Elementary School business / industry within the Educational Services sector.


Small local community, with gas, groceries, hardware store and other amenities within 15-minute drive. Even an award-winning library and outstanding organic nursery for all your gardening needs! San Isabel National Forest is just up the road.

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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 Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Other
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Other
Wood - Plywood
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Tile
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 576 sqft

Contact Seller

Marlene Berrier

Listing ID: 20407