Green Homes for Sale - Town of Catharine, New York Green Home

Town of Catharine, New York — Green Home For Sale

Contemporary 2-story Gambrel roof farmhouse built in 1988. Eco-Friendly SIPS (Structurally Insulated Panels) on over 14 gorgeous acres with views, natural wood, skylights, 2-ponds, wood barn, fenced pastures. Huge energy saving, green home, allergen free home.

Listing ID: 18205

  • Accessible Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
Asking Price (USD) $296,876
Annual Property Tax $3,029
Annual Utility Cost $1,000
Home Area 1,900 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 14.8 acres
Year Built 1988

Property Description

Fresh and clean contemporary 2 story farmhouse built in 1988 using SIPS (Structurally Insulated Panels). Finest green home in the area. Central location to Corning, Elmira, Ithaca, Watkins Glen, Horesheads, in the heart of New York State's Finger Lakes Region. Open post and beam construction with natural wood, skylights, views, plus a 36 x 72 foot wood barn with stalls, storage, RV hook-up, barn w/electric & water, electric fencing, pastures, 2 ponds, hayfields, round pen. All underground electric. The natural beauty, energy savings, central location, and overall beauty of this property make this a one-of-a-kind propery perfect for the ecology minded homeowner.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Built using SIPS construction, or Structually Insulated Panels. Huge energy savings amounting to approx. $14,000.00 within the first 10 years. Apply the $14,000.00 savings to a 30 year mortgage that mortgage will be reduced to a 20 year mortgage. SIPS Homes use less energy to build, have less waste when built, are virtually earthquake proof, hurricane proof, vermin free and allergen free.

Neighborhood Description

Located in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State Wine Country. Gentle rolling hills surround this home. Within minutes of Seneca Lake, boating, fishing, swimming, trails for horses or hiking. Rural neighborhood.

Market Area

A short commute to the Fortune 500 City of Corning New York which is home to Corning Inc.

School District



Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 Forced Air - Gas
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation 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 SIPS
Exterior Finish Shingles - Wood
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 0 sqft