Placida, Florida — Green Home For Sale

Island waterfront Green Eco home on beautiful Palm Island. This great Key West style home overlooks Kettle Harbor bordered by red mangroves and tropical flora.This house has many green features including water cisterns and solar panels.

Energy Efficient Home Green Home Solar - Photovoltaic
Asking Price (USD) $475,000
Annual Property Tax $3,533.57
Annual Utility Cost $400
Home Area 1,000 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Total Property Area 0 sq ft
Year Built 1986

Listing ID: 20160

Property Description

Island Waterfront Green/Eco home on beautiful Palm Island. See this great Key West style home overlooking Kettle Harbor bordered by red mangroves and tropical flora. This house has many green features including water cisterns and solar panels that are state of the art. The new dock, seawall and recently installed cool metal roof are great extras and the oversized 80X200 lot is naturally landscaped and leaves plenty of room for a pool. Enjoy pocketing sliders for full waterfront views. You will find this to be a well maintained home with many upgrades. If you want to get away from it all and enjoy peace and quiet then this could be it.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

* State of the art solar panels
* Hot water heater on timed use
* Hurricane resistant impact (tinted) film on all windows
* 3600 gallon water cistern supply with filtration system
* Irrigation well
* Natural landscaping

Neighborhood Description

Palm Island is located by Placida Florida accessible by ferry transit. Barges run 15 hours a day, 8 times an hour. All electric supply lines are underground and much of the community uses electric carts for transportation. There is a 24 hour staffed fire/EMS station with police presence. The beaches are private and absolutely stunning. There is a small store and restaurant on the island and friendly neighbors. This is an extremely secure and private neighborhood. i

Market Area

Placida is located on the west coast of Florida approximately 1.5 hours from Tampa and Ft. Meyers International Airports. Charlotte County has a population under 200,000 and about 680 square miles of land. The area features many waterfront communities with a strong retiree presence.

School District

The Charlotte County School District consists of elementary, middle and high schools with locations throughout the County. More information can be found at:


Palm Island is one of many barrier islands on the west coast of Florida. This is a private island proximal to the mainland towns of Placida, Englewood, Punta Gorda and Venice and Sarasota to the north. It is known for privacy, outstanding beaches, and a tropical beach side ambiance.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home

Sea Level

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 Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Rain Water Collection
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 Metal
Window Material Metal Single Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 200 sqft

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Contact Information

Lawrence Hinds

PO Box 3503
Placida , FL 33946 US