Green Homes for Sale - Atlanta, Georgia Green Home

Atlanta, Georgia — Green Home For Sale

Featured on HGTV & International Builders Showcase Home of the Year Award Winner. This home is a stunning example of the architectural work of the Allison Ramsey design firm. Sustainable, green and energy efficient with a nod toward modern.

Listing ID: 19692

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • For Lease
Asking Price (USD) $899,000
Annual Property Tax $6,474
Annual Utility Cost $3,600
Home Area 4,999 sq ft
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms > 5
Total Property Area 21780 sq ft
Year Built 2002

Property Description

Featured on HGTV and the International Builders Showcase Home of the Year Award Winner, this home is a stunning example of the architectural work of the Allison Ramsey design firm. A well designed, sustainable, eco-friendly, high efficiency home with a nod toward contemporary high end style. Built with exceptional materials including maple floors with cherry inlay, fir wood doors with cypress trim, chrome and stainless steel banisters, and granite kitchen counter tops. This home has an exceptional floor plan with lots of room for comfortable living and entertaining. The living room with fireplace opens onto a wrap-around porch. The chef’s kitchen has ample space for entertaining, and located just off the kitchen is a cedar grilling deck. The home also includes two master bedroom suites, each with double vanities and separate tub and shower. The upstairs master suite opens onto it’s own private porch, and the main level master suite opens onto a private patio and green space. Upstairs there is a guest bedroom suite, media room with built-ins, a gym with full bath, a large and bright office with cappuccino bar and the laundry room. Separate from the home is a carriage house with a full kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. The air conditioned three car garage has a utility sink and plenty of storage space. Located in one of the most sought after neighborhoods in Atlanta. Great school system and easy access to nearby shopping and restaurants.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

This home is a Solar Earthcraft House. All of the materials and vendors used in the building of this home are listed in the attached link to the home. Among the many green features are LP Engineered floor, roof, beams, studs & smart siding; Interface recycled carpet; classic standing seam aluminum roof; Marvin low-e windows; Marvin integrity doors; Velux American skylights; PV system by Evergreen Solar; Hutton Solar; Big Frog Mountain; Xantrex; Unirac; Cellulose Insulation; American Geo Thermal DX Heat Pump; Trane Variable Speed Handlers; Puretech Air Purification System; TOTO low flow toilets; Marathon Electric High Efficiency Hot Water Heater; Xeriscaping and Rainharvest System.

Neighborhood Description

Brookhaven is one of the most sought after neighborhoods in Atlanta. It is a neighborhood filled with attractive homes on tree lined streets, surrounded by parks and great golf. Nearby are numerous restaurants, shops and entertainment. This neighborhood is appealing to families, couples, single professionals, and empty nesters.

Market Area

The city of Atlanta attracts new residents and companies every year because of it’s diverse and friendly people, great climate, beautiful neighborhoods, world class airport and an affordable cost of living. Located in a state that is rich in culture and surrounded by tremendous green space, 5- star hotels and restaurants, a thriving arts community, and countless entertainment options.

School District

The school district for this home is one of the top in Atlanta. The elementary school is Ashford Park, middle school is Chamblee, and the high school is Chamblee High. Please check the web for current school ratings.


Brookhaven is vibrant and thriving community. Many homes were designed by well-known Atlanta architects of the period, including Neel Reid. Today, many Brookhaven residents choose to live in Brookhaven because of its country club lifestyle, boutique shopping, variety of restaurants and the proximity to Atlanta's finest shopping and dinning.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

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Elevation of Home


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

Energy & Water

Energy System Hybrid
Municipal Energy
Water System Municipal
Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Hybrid
Exterior Finish Shingles - Wood
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 860 sqft