Grafton, New York — Green Home For Sale

Turn key completely off grid year round home in secluded forest location with barn 45 minutes from Albany, NY.

Listing ID: 20175

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Natural Home
  • Sustainable Home
  • Off the Grid
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $95,000
Annual Property Tax $3,000
Annual Utility Cost $500
Home Area 1,344 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 3 acres
Year Built 2005

Property Description

Completely off grid four season home on three acres with pole barn. County approved drilled well and septic. Home includes three bedrooms and two baths (one with tub, one with shower), ceramic tile kitchen, maple cabinets, laminate floors, and a screened in porch. Wood stove hookup and LP gas heat with Euro style radiators. Power is by solar with generator backup. LP fridge, dishwasher, 6.5 kW generator, and stainless steel stove included.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Completely off grid power, locally sourced materials used for much of the structure. Home uses about 1.5 kWh per day!

Neighborhood Description

End of dead end dirt road two miles from county highway. Property abuts thousands of acres of state and private forest.

Market Area

20 minutes to Troy, NY, 45 minutes to Albany, NY.

School District

Brunswick Central Schools have low taxes and high ratings.


Rural wooded town, some seasonal and mostly year round residents work for the state or local colleges.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


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 No

Interior Environment

Heating System Other
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Photovoltaic (PV)
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Tile
Wood - Laminated
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 768 sqft