Lawrence, Kansas — Green Home For Sale

4,000 square foot 4 bedroom/3.5 bathrooms strawbale/post-and-beam home on 30 acres. Breathtaking views.

Listing ID: 19179

  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Straw bale

Asking Price (USD) $560,000
Annual Property Tax $3,500
Annual Utility Cost $3,000
Home Area 4,000 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Total Property Area 23 acres
Year Built 2001

Property Description

Check out the listed URL for a complete description of the home (see below).

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

All paints are either low-VOC or VOC-free. Custom cabinets were created with formaldehyde-free materials. No carpeting on sleeping level or main level. Bamboo flooring, italian tile, and Forbo flooring throughout the house. The strawbale structure allows for natural breathing of the house, ensuring wonderful air quality.

Neighborhood Description

In the country on 30 acres. Driveway is partially shared with neighbors (who are a lovely family).

Market Area

Minutes from downtown Lawrence, Kansas - home of the University of Kansas. Approximately 30-40 minutes (all highway) from either Kansas City or Topeka.

School District

Lawrence Public Schools; Waldorf school minutes away


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

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 Geothermal
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Geothermal
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum Yes

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Hybrid
Straw bale
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Carpet
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 744 sqft