Medford, Oregon — Green Home For Sale

Solar home with net metering, built in 2003. Southern exposure, .5 acre of gardens, views of Rogue Valley.


Listing ID: 18197


  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Photovoltaic (PV)

Annual Property Tax $3,800
Annual Utility Cost $800
Home Area 2,200 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 20909 sq ft
Year Built 2003

Property Description

Solar home: residential, grid-tied, solar PV system. Additional domestic, Solahart, water heating system. Sell back to utility company Spring through Fall. Area of southern exposure sunlight.Native gardens, plus zen meditation garden.Japanese soaking tub. Master bedroom suite with office. Two full decks to enjoy view. Low VOC paint. Air filtration system with HVAC. Custom cabinetry throughout with plywood interiors. Organic herb, strawberry garden. 3 car garage/workshop with radiant floor heat. Plenty of storage. Separate guest suite w/2 bedrooms and family room. Open floor plan: kitchen/dining, living room. Views of Rogue Valley and Siskiyou Mountains. Creek along property line.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

1. Solar photovoltaic grid-tied system provides free energy for half the year.
2. Solar hot water heater that is tied into electric during low sun.
3. Devine paint throughout - low VOC.
4. No spray yard.
5. Electronic Air filtration system.
6. Bamboo flooring.
7. House sited to take advantage of natural ventilation in summer.
8. Small organic (though not certified) vegetable/herb garden.
9. Native plantings.
10. Natural home set back from street, traffic, and close to the sound of the creek.


Neighborhood Description

Hillside neighborhood overlooking city of Medford and Rogue Valley. 2.5 miles from downtown Medford. Bike paths, hiking trails, and nature area in vicinity. Year round creek along property line. Pear orchard and vineyards 1 mile away. 12 miles from Ashland and Shakespeare Festival area. 40 miles from Crater Lake National Park.


Market Area

Medford has population of 70,000 people. Southern Oregon area close to California border surrounded by Siskiyou and Cascade Mountains. Rogue River nearby for recreation. Tourist and recreation area. Lots of Vineyards and Orchards and Organic farms in area.


School District

Medford 549C


Community


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Suburban


Elevation of Home

Other


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area Yes
Air Pollution in Area Yes
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum Yes

Energy & Water

Energy System Photovoltaic (PV)
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

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

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 800 sqft