Barnardsville, North Carolina — Green Home For Sale

NORTH OF ASHEVILLE- EARTH-FRIENDLY NC MOUNTAIN ABODE: Solar home and organic gardens within a 55-acre mountain nature preservel Now under contract, but back ups are welcome.


Listing ID: 19479


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

Annual Property Tax $2,267
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 1,771 sq ft
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 23 acres
Year Built 1997

Property Description

A Homesteaders Dream! For the buyer who wants natural beauty & sustainability this home offers a quiet retreat, organic gardens, a stand alone solar home & 55 acres of private conservation land w/ panoramic views of Big Butt Mtn w/ miles of hiking trails. Proven off the grid living but electric available. Passive solar design. Tulikivi soapstone fireplace & radiant H2O system. Old cabin foundation could become a studio or guest house. Office could become second bedroom.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

True passive and active solar design. Natural light and cooling. No duct work or carpet. Radiant floor heating. Organic gardens and green house. Plenty of pantry space for your can goods. Loft above carport for drying herbs and flowers. Private conservation easement of 55 acres with SAHC to preserve this land for perpetuity.


Neighborhood Description

Private w/ springs, streams and year round views of Big Butt Mountain. Miles of hiking trails. 40 minutes from beautiful vibrant Asheville, NC. 20 minutes from Mars Hill or Weaverville.


Market Area

Come home to natural beauty, privacy & long growing season with nearby neighbors and community tail gate markets. Asheville is a vibrant small city with a diverse population, great restaurants and microbreweries.


School District

Barnardsville and North Buncombe County school districts.


Community

Quiet and rural. Nearby National Forest with miles of hiking trails and the vibrant city of Asheville is only 40 minutes away!


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Mountain


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 Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Solar - Active
Solar - Passive
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 Wood - Plywood
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

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