Experience the ultimate in sustainable living at this country compound with an elegant and thoughtfully designed solar-powered contemporary and separate light-filled office building (2016) with its own full bath.
Listing ID: 20572
|Asking Price (USD)||$650,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$5,753|
|Annual Utility Cost||$1,716|
|Home Area||4,100 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||17 acres|
Live at peace with nature. Beautifully sited to enjoy westerly sunsets on a gentle knoll overlooking a wildflower and perennials-packed meadow, greenways, and an enchanted forest, this solar-powered 3-bedroom home has decks and balconies from which you'll savor the views and visiting birds overhead. The heart of the home is a large open-concept kitchen and living room, with radiant-heated hickory and tile floors, a breakfast bar, instant hot water tea station, and a dramatic floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace with amantel hewn from wood on the propoerty. A walkout lower level with full bath, kitchen and laundry offers optiions for an inlaw suite. Amother the other state-of-the-art energy efficiencies are a geothermal water heater, fast-charger for electric cars, and a 17 kW generator.
100% owned Heliosusa solar panels on both the home and detached office building, generating approximately 18,200 kWhs/year. There is a 9.96 kW solar system on the main house roof.rnrnInsulated concrete foundationrnParadigm double-pane windows and sliding doorsrnBlown-in cellulose insulationrnHybrid electric GE water heaterrnRadiant electric heat rn17 kW generatorrnAprilaire energy recovery system (ERS) air exchange systemrnFast charger for plug-in hybrid or all-electric cars
There are fields across the street and conservation land nearby.
The town of Barre (and surrounding towns) are rural jewels in Central Massachusetts, characterized by large parcels of land, farms, and quaint town centers.
The town is served by the Quabbin Regional School District.
Barre is perhaps best known as the home of the Insight Meditation Society.
Single Family - Three Story
|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||Yes|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Wood - Solid
Wood - Solid
Asphalt Composition Shingle
Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Number of Cars||2|
|Garage Area||0 sqft|
Coldwell Banker Realty, 11 Main St.
Concord, MA 01742 US