Berea, Kentucky

 Lovely 2-bedroom 1 bath Cottage on a 1.89 acre wooded lot walking distance to Owsley Fork Reservoir Lake. High ceilings, south-facing passive solar design, featuring large windows, a wood burning stove and propane wall mounted heater. Propane cooking stove, Solar electricity from neighbor's solar panels with grid tie in. Cistern for water. Hot water heater is solar heated by properties own solar panels. Forested sloped land connecting to neighborhood trails. Second bedroom is very small. Asking price is below current appraisal. No drive-by viewing.

Natural Home Off the Grid Small Home
$139,900 Asking Price (USD)
$0 Annual Property Tax
893 Square Feet
2 / 1 Beds / Baths
1.9 acres Lot Size
2010 Year Built
Single Family Property Type

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Property Description

Neighborhood Description

This home is walking distance to Owsley Fork Reservoir Lake. The local community loves to kayak and paddleboard on the lake. None gas powered watercraft is allowed on the lake. The Pinnacles hiking is a short drive from the home. 

Market Area

The city of Berea is 7 miles away and known as the Arts and Craft Capitol of Kentucky. The small town of Berea has many different unique shops, galleries, and restaurants and is home to many Artists, Crafts People, Musicians, Writers, and other Creatives. Also, home to music and arts festivals. 

School District

The school district is Madison County Schools. Kingston Elementary, Farristown Middle School, and Southern Madison High School. 


The home is located in a community formerly known as Egret Cove. Homes were built with living lightly on the land in mind. There is a private feeling with neighbors living nearby. 

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 Wood Stove
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System
Whole House Filtration
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Water System Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Other
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material
Insulation Material

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No

Contact Information

Amy Lewis, Realtor BHHS de Movellan Properties

171 Prosperous Place
Lexington , US 40509 US

Listing ID: 20660