Salida, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

BUILT GREEN! This home is consistent with the USEPA’s definition of “green building.” Designed to reduce the overall impact of the built environment on human health and the natural environment.


Listing ID: 19519


  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Annual Property Tax $1,469
Annual Utility Cost $400
Home Area 1,756 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 2.2 acres
Year Built 2009

Property Description

Incredible Mountain Home in Picturesque Setting
Custom mountain home has an open floor plan, hardwood floors, and granite countertops. Lots of natural light due to its southeast exposure. This home is green built and energy efficient with a grid-tied 4.2 kw solar system. Quiet and serene area bordered by BLM, yet close to town. Separate studio has 200 SF. Great for artist, writer, or kids. Large fenced garden and landscaping.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

USEPA green building + solar panels produce electricity; Electric baseboard, passive solar, active solar, and wood heating. New Zealand wood carpeting, hardwood & tile flooring; Recirculating pump on hot water tank; Low maintenance stucco & stone exterior with metal roofing with 2 ft. overhang


Neighborhood Description

Eagle Moon Ranch Subdivision
Eagle Moon Ranch is wonderfully situated near the base of Mt. Shavano, one of our delightful 14,000 foot peaks and the home of the “Angel of Shavano”. There is super easy access to one of the nicest BLM and Forest Service areas in the region and prime hunting terrain, as well as the Colorado trail and the Blank’s Cabin trailhead. Homesites range from two to five acres and the hilly nature of the subdivision means that sites are private and unique.
Paved roads, elec


Market Area

Salida does have a lot to offer – to residents, visitors, and those considering relocation. Our community of 5,500 is surrounded by Forest Service and Department of Wildlife lands, a haven for bikers, campers, hikers, skiers, and hunters. It is a lovely natural setting with several converging mountain ranges that boast 15 peaks that reach over 14,000 feet in elevation. The Arkansas River winds its way through the valley and along the downtown of Salida; inviting rafters, kayakers, fishers, and “


School District

Salida R32J School District is comprised of Longfellow Elementary (grades 1-4); Salida Middle School (grades 5 & 6 in one wing; grades 7 & 8 in anothe


Community

Founded in 1880, Salida was originally a railroad town and was a significant link in the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. After World War II th


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Split Level


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Mountain


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area Yes
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Electric Radiant
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 0 sqft