Ocala, Florida — Green Home For Sale

Solar electric home produces 40-50% of its electricity . 3177 sq. ft. total living area with 15' x 30' pool. 3 bedroom plus den and 2 bathrooms. Great room includes kitchen, dining room, living room and nook. Rear lot included.


Listing ID: 19733


  • Energy Efficient Home

Annual Property Tax $2,151
Annual Utility Cost $1,700
Home Area 2,195 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 11326 sq ft
Year Built 2000

Property Description

A great room with 13’ cathedral ceilings includes the living room, dining room, kitchen, and nook with mitered window overlooking the pool. The kitchen has new stainless steel appliances installed in April 2012. The split design has the master bedroom and master bath on the east side and the 2 extra large bedrooms and guest bath on the west side. The den/office is located on the north side of the house and has double glass doors. Ceiling fans are located in each of the 3 bedrooms, living room and den for a total of 5. The two extra bedrooms are expanded. Each can easily have a king bed and each has a full closet with bi-fold doors. There are linen closets for both bathrooms.

The master bedroom has a tray ceiling and sliding door access to the pool lanai area. Two large closets are in the hallway to the master bath. The Master Bath has a spa tub with jets next to the walk in shower.

There are double sinks with a full mirror and medicine chest. A pocket door separates the toilet area from the main bath. Another pocket door separates the Master Bedroom from the hallway to the bath.

The 9 foot sliding door between the living room and lanai is like adding the lanai pool area as an additional room to the house. The 15’ x 30’ pool is right next to the large lanai area which has a secure storage room for pool equipment. There is also an outside shower for the pool and an entry from the lanai into the guest bath. The pool cage screen was replaced in August, 2013. There are 2 ceiling fans on the lanai, and motion activated flood lights on both corners of the back of the house. There are 2 outlets on the lanai, as well as a TV cable hookup.

A full house music system has 6 speakers and connections for both cable TV and a CD player. There is also an alarm system for security. A hot water circulating system brings instant hot water to any faucet in the bathrooms or the kitchen. A water softener is located in the garage next to the laundry tub.

The extra large garage which was expanded 2 feet in length and 2 feet in width provides lots of storage for lawn and outside equipment. No banging of doors between two cars when parked inside. A drop down ladder provides easy access to the attic for seasonal storage. Racks are attached to the wall for yard tools. An extra wide 18’ garage door is operated by a new opener with a quiet belt drive which was installed in 2013. There is also a side entry door. Entry from the garage is through the laundry room with washer and dryer. A pocket door separates the laundry room from the kitchen.

The lawn has been maintained by a reliable fertilizer and pest control service since it was built in the year 2000. A full irrigation system is in place with a rain over ride. A new main control panel was installed in 2012. Centri-Con termite control has been maintained since construction as well as tubes-in-the-wall for pest control in the house. The driveway, sidewalk, and pool deck have a textured coated surface

There are ridge vents in the roof and gutters completely around the house, as well as 4 hose bibs and exterior outlets on the front and rear. A double entry door makes moving large items into or from the house an easier task.

The adjacent rear lot is included in the price. The lot is also an investment, since it is zoned for a single family home. Across the street from the lot is a retention pond, so the natural view is not interrupted by any other dwellings.

The house is on the last full block of a dead end street which was repaved in 2012.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Solar collectors on roof of this home provide 40-50% of its electric requirements through 4 solar systems: 30 panels for solar electric, 4 dedicated solar panels for a DC pool pump, solar hot water, and solar pool heat.


Neighborhood Description

The home is located in Majestic Oaks, a community of 597+ single family homes.
The streets in Majestic Oaks are great for walking, bike riding, and taking pets for a stroll. It is managed by a board of directors elected from and by community residents. It is a deed restricted community. There are no commercial properties in the community, but retail businesses such as grocery and drug stores are within short easy driving distance. Amenities per lot are $110 per year.


Market Area

Majestic Oaks is just outside the city limits of Ocala. There are many highly respected and growing 55+ retirement communities in Marion County. Several are along the State Route 200 corridor, which is a short distance from the community. Numerous strip malls are nearby as well as a variety of restaurants, grocery stores, drug stores, and other retail outlets. Entrance to Interstate I-75 is 5 miles from Majestic Oaks.


School District

An elected school board and superintendent overseas the Marion County School system. An elementary and middle school are nearby at 2.6 miles. The nearest high school is 6.7 miles.


Community

Ocala is home to Central Florida College, E-One, Silver Springs State park, Paddock Mall, Heathbrook Shopping Mall, and just a 90 minute drive to Disney World in Orlando. Downtown Ocala is just 10 miles away. Numerous horse farms are within the county and some within the city limits of Ocala. Breeders have produced many nationally known race horses. It is an hour's drive to Gainesville--the home of the University of Florida. Cruise ports are accessible via I-75 and the Florida turnpike.


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Suburban


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


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 Forced Air - Heat Pump
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Hybrid
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass
Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 541 sqft

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