Green Homes for Sale - Norwalk, Connecticut Green Home

Norwalk, Connecticut — Green Home For Sale

Rare opportunity to acquire this coastal Connecticut "Hidden Jewel" with nearby ocean breezes. Sited on 1.15 private acres, this fully renovated light filled home is tucked away yet close to all conveniences.


Listing ID: 20558


  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Sustainable Home
Asking Price (USD) $1,395,000
Annual Property Tax $18,408
Annual Utility Cost $
Home Area 4,094 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 1.2 acres
Year Built 1965

Property Description

Rare opportunity to acquire this coastal Connecticut "Hidden Jewel". Using the highest quality chemical-free materials, in 2004 the award winning designer/owner rebuilt & expanded this meticulously maintained, green home. The gated entry & long circular drive lead you to the charming custom residence, set on 1.15 private acres amidst a crab apple orchard, organic gardens & a 7 ring labyrinth meditation path. A welcoming covered porch & stone terrace invite you into the two story entry, to experience the sun-filled open floor plan featuring elegant spaces, with french doors to multiple patios overlooking the serene property. Two options for a master; one on the first floor & the other fabulous suite, encompassing the entire second floor with balcony, dressing room & separate office/exercise room. Whole house generator. Live a healthy lifestyle with nearby ocean breezes, tucked away, close to all conveniences. On the Westport line & across from Shorehaven Golf Club and easy access to the Norwalk and Westport train stations.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

The property has not had a chemical, pesticide or insecticide on the exterior or interior for over 26 years. Featuring an Aprilaire whole house air filtration system, hvac with hepa & carbon filters plus a ventilation system in the garage to eliminate fumes. *All indoor air is filtered - through the Aprilaire, and the Honeywell Heat Recovery Ventilation system, every 20 minutes the air in the house is exchanged with the outside air to lower the VOC's, then it is brought back in, filtered and conditioned, removing pollen, dust, mold, dander, particulates, etc. *Paint throughout house is water based latex - low or no VOC's *Energy efficient Low E windows throughout. *Granite countertops finished with non-toxic coating. *All wood floors on the main level are white oak (fewer terpenes), and second level is rock maple, sealed with non-toxic finish. *Pure Wool stair carpeting has no dyes, no chemicals. *Driveway has four in ground oil separator wells - to collect and filter any oil in the driveway before flowing out to the street with rainwater. *Electric meter and transformer are remotely located from house with perpendicular wiring to prevent enveloping rooms with Electro Magnetic Fields. Home built to WELL standards.


Neighborhood Description

This home is located in beautiful East Norwalk, located across from Shorehaven country club, this community is known for its beaches, marina & golf course.


Market Area

45 minutes from New York City and accessible by express train service, this vibrant town attracts buyers from the New York Metro area to New Havens Yale Campus.


School District

The Norwalk school district has 12 elementary schools, 4 middle schools and 2 high schools.


Community

This scenic coastal community boasts exceptional recreational and coastal attractions.


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Suburban


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


Building Details

Air Quality

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

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Gas
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration HEPA filtration
Whole House Vacuum Yes

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 Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Recycled Denim Batt


Garage / Car Port

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

Contact Information

Laurie Crouse

355 Riverside Ave
Westport, US 06880 US
Telephone:2039848154