Green Homes for Sale - Barre, Vermont Green Home

Barre, Vermont — Green Home For Sale

Luxurious, renovated Geothermal duplex with zero oil, wood or propane bills! Move-in ready: gourmet kitchen, artisan crafted woodwork, cabinets, tilework, new e-windows; collect a large income from one unit and live in the other.


Listing ID: 20547


  • EnergyStar Home
Asking Price (USD) $329,000
Annual Property Tax $7,309
Annual Utility Cost $2,500
Home Area 2,234 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 6534 sq ft
Year Built 2020

Property Description

You can live in a luxurious, geothermal renovated home and smile at your ZERO oil bill while collecting a LARGE RENTAL INCOME from the lovely in-law apartment. This spacious and sunlit home emanates warmth, character, and beauty. VERMONT ARTISANS CRAFTED GOURMET KITCHEN with SOLID WOOD CABINETS and GRANITE COUNTERTOPS; HIGH-END APPLIANCES, INCLUDING CHEF's STOVE and FRONT LOADING WASHER/DRYER; NEW E-WINDOWS; PLENTIFUL ARTISAN CRAFTED BOOKSHELVES; BEAUTIFUL WOOD FLOORS, HIGH CEILINGS, STEAM SHOWER and BIDET, EXQUISITE TILE WORK, 2 CAR GARAGE. SPOTLESSLY CLEAN, MOVE-IN READY, in the lovely neighborhood of CURRIER PARK! George Cheroff, the seller's Dad, was a physicist with vision and hope for our planet. George put $400,000 into the renovation of this beautiful house, going quality all the way. He hired master builders, wood and tile craftspeople, and used the best and most expensive materials. GEOTHERMAL ENERGY transports hot water to the house from a deep well underground. In summer, you can flip a switch and use the Geothermal for air-conditioning. Live in one unit, and rent out the other. The downstairs apartment can rent for about $1250, and the upstairs, about $1600. Currently, both apartments are rented on month-to-month leases to cooperative tenants, allowing flexibility for the new owner. As the home is geothermally heated and cooled, you will have even more savings, as your oil or gas bill will be zero. Walk to the historic library, Opera House, Post Office, restaurants. Close to skiing, mountain hiking and biking, Vermont State Parks, lakes and rivers. Drive twelve minutes to Montpelier, the capital of Vermont, or 50 minutes to Burlington.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

This home is heated and cooled with GEOTHERMAL ENERGY, which transports hot water to the house from a deep well underground. In summer, you can flip a switch and use the Geothermal for air-conditioning. George Cheroff, the seller's Dad, was a physicist with vision and hope for our planet. George put $400,000 into the renovation of this beautiful house, going quality all the way, including new e-windows.


Neighborhood Description

The Currier Park neighborhood is friendly and full of artists, musicians, teachers, State workers and a variety of interesting people. Currier Park hosts weekly concerts in the summer. Lots of wonderful walking right out your door, to town or up the hills to viewpoints of Camel's Hump.


Market Area

This house is within a few minutes walking distance to many restaurants, the post office, great local hardware store, shoemaker, historical buildings such as the Old Labor Hall, which hosts wonderful events for the whole family; the Vermont Historical Society, the Barre Opera House, and the Aldrich Public Library. Barre is known for its interesting architecture. There is a local Farmer's Market, and you are close to many gorgeous State Parks, Mountain hikes, ski resorts, rivers and clear lakes.


School District

Barre City Elementary and Middle School and Spaulding High School offer a wide variety of classes in the arts and sciences, and are filled with some truly wonderful teachers. Spaulding High partners with the Vermont Technical Center, for those students who wish to increase their opportunities. They also have a pre-nursing program.


Community

Barre was settled by a lot of granite workers and sculptors, many Italian, who loved music so much that they built the Barre Opera House. Now it is a melting pot of many cultures and ages of people, including artists and musicians, State workers and teachers.


Home Type or Land

Duplex


Location of Home or Land

Urban


Elevation of Home

Other


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 Geothermal
Wood Stove
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Geothermal
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Earthen Plaster
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Flat
Other
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Other
Insulation Material Other


Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 400 sqft

Contact Information

Alison Cheroff

PO Box 185
Hartland, VT 05048 US
Telephone:8024366572