Green Homes for Sale - Weaverville, North Carolina Green Home

Weaverville, North Carolina — Green Home For Sale

Fantastic Home on 2.84 private Acres with a commercial grade 24x36 VanWingerden greenhouse with a solar/propane heated indoor pool. This home has year round views with sunsets, lots of large windows to take advantage of the southern exposure for passive solar

Listing ID: 17601

  • Healthy Home
Annual Property Tax $2,200
Annual Utility Cost $1,200
Home Area 3,330 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 2.8 acres
Year Built 2003

Property Description

Fantastic Home on 2.84 private Acres (Home and Greenhouse on 2.84 A : $657K) and (two parcels: one, 1.65 A @ $59 K; other, 2.35 A @ $69 K )) with a commercial grade 24x36 VanWingerden greenhouse with a solar/propane heated indoor pool. This home has year round views with sunsets, lots of large windows to take advantage of the southern exposure for passive solar gain. The full basement and foundation for the greenhouse is poured concrete. The heating system is active solar radiant floor heat throughout, with gas backup. Jotul wood stove. AC and backup heat with heat pumps/forced air. Passive solar. 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2 studies (one with seperate entrance, the other, sunset view), dressing room for master bedroom, apartment in daylight basement with kitchen and separate entrance. The home is 2x6 wood framing. The exterior is hardy plank. The windows wood, metal clad, insulated, E reflecting glass. Oversized septic system. Elevation 3100\' makes for wonderfully long range views, quiet, private, and good fresh air. Two other lots included in the price: one,

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

GREENHOUSE at 160 Mundy Cove The Greenhouse is a top of the line, commercial grade structure manufactured by Van Wingerden Greenhouses, Horse Shoe, NC. The company is one of the largest suppliers of high-end commercial greenhouses in the US. Proximity of the supplier/manufacturer ensures easy access to support and parts if needed. The structure was built in 2003 and 2004. Features Size 24 x 36 ft, free span Type Free-standing, gutter connected, open roof Foundation Concrete Roof Opens 100% for full natural ventilation, motorized Structure Hot dipped galvanized and aluminum Glazing All tempered glass for safety Curtain systems Shade curtain and energy curtain (reduces energy loss overnight). Both curtains independently operated with motors Doors 4 sliding doors, 2 French doors Controls Roof and shade drives are Lockî brand (premier German quality). Roof opening and closing controlled with thermostats and cycle timers to prevent oscillating and premature wear of drive systems. Heat Monitor Kerosene heater with outside venting. Swimming pool 24 x 8 ft, concrete with liner, fully insulated 2î, heated with gas or solar panels. Filter and circulation pump in basement of house. The Greenhouse is suited for recreation, with pool and sun room functions, and as a prime growing space with excellent climate control for commercial or hobby growing (Orchids, vegetables, for example). The open-roof natural ventilation eliminates the need for noisy fans. Trees from the site used in home construction. Floors are dimed and wide boards. Energy efficient. Unpolluted environment.

Neighborhood Description

Desireable Reems Creek area, Weaverville. Quiet, mostly wooded, rural environment, minutes from upscale neighborhoods with golf course. Mountainous area, altitude 3100\'. 20 minutes from Asheville.

Market Area

Weaverville is a lovely small town with great cafe, restaurants, and exeptional library. A healthy mix of progressive and traditional. The school system graduates Merrit scholars yearly. The property is 20 minutes from Asheville, the Santa Fe of the East where mountain spirit, arts and wide variety of life styles peacefully meet. Equally attractive for young people, fammilies, and retirees. Wonderfully mild climate with four seasons, but no extremes.

School District

Weaverville Public Schools


Reems Creek, Weaverville, NC

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 No
Cleaned with Green Products No

Interior Environment

Heating System Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Hybrid
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

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