Green Homes for Sale - Emmett, Idaho Green Home

Emmett, Idaho — Green Home For Sale

Low maintenance, HIGH efficiency & SPECTACULAR views from this unique EARTH HOME!! Beautiful finishes, granite counters and LOTS of light. 10 acres, low maint landscape, pasture, pole bldg w/shop. Listed by Coldwell Banker Classic Properties, Inc.

Listing ID: 19716

  • Energy Efficient Home
Annual Property Tax $1,115
Annual Utility Cost $780
Home Area 2,160 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 10 acres
Year Built 1994

Property Description

Low maintenance,low profile, HIGH efficiency & SPECTACULAR views from this unique Earth Home!! With beautiful finishes, granite counters and LOTS of light, you will love all that you see. Ground temperature & passive solar manage indoor temps mostly, with baseboards & ductless heat pump for the extreme seasons. 10 ac with cross fenced pastures, partly irrigated with sprinklers. Shop/tack room, corral. BLM land is nearby. Low maintenance landscape w/drip system, fruit trees, & gorgeous patio area to relish the view.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Earth home, built into the hillside with concrete on 3 sides, top & bottom. "Roof" is sod. Ground temperatures maintain the home at about 55 degrees in most seasons, wood stove, baseboard heaters and ductless heat pump for extreme times of the year.

Neighborhood Description

Quiet rural subdivision that lies just outside of Emmett, ID with larger parcels. This home is on the hillside with no neighboring homes that obstruct the fabulous view across the Emmett Valley. 10 acres include pasture, some of it is irrigated and more could be developed with irrigation.

Market Area

Emmett is a small town with full services in terms of groceries, fuel and other small businesses. Boise, ID is approximately 30 miles away and has all the amenities of a larger city. The Emmett area is agricultural with fruit orchards, farming and ranching. It is a quick commute if your employment is in the larger Boise area and you would enjoy small town country living.

School District

Emmett School District includes K through 12.


Small rural community in agricultural area approx. 30 miles from Boise ID.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

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

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Conventional Heat Pump
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
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
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Earth
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 960 sqft