Green Homes for Sale - ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Green Home

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia — Green Home For Sale

Brand New Platinum Earthcraft-Certified Solar Home in Mount Vernon

Listing ID: 19419

  • Green Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic
Asking Price (USD) $699,900
Annual Property Tax $0
Annual Utility Cost $400
Home Area 4,000 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Total Property Area 10454 sq ft
Year Built 2012

Property Description

LIVING GREEN!! ** Very rare opportunity for a custom SOLAR home** This Near-Zero Energy house is Earthcraft Certified - PLATINUM and includes: Solar-electric and solar hot water/ bamboo flooring/ low or zero VOC carpet & paint/ Argon gas-filled double pane windows - and a Beautiful multi-sided fireplace! Great location in Mount Vernon, near major transportation, Ft. Belvoir, and Potomac River. Go to for more information about Earthcraft Certified homes. Don't know anything about solar homes? No need to worry - this house is practically maintenance-free....just sit back and let the panels collect the FREE energy! * Seller is licensed real estate agent in Virginia.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

The EarthCraft House program encourages the design, development and construction of housing that protects the environment by conserving natural resources and reduces the built environment’s footprint.

By using less energy, you reduce the amount of pollution and greenhouse gasses that are created in the production of electricity and the fuels we burn.

Neighborhood Description

This home is located on historic Mount Vernon along the Little Hunting Creek where George Washington would hunt and fish. The street itself is not a through street so it is usually very quiet; the house backs to trees. There is a metro bus stop within half a mile.

Market Area

There is plenty of shopping only one and a half miles from this home. A major bus route that goes to the Huntington Metro is less than a half mile away.

School District

Riverside Elementary, Whitman Middle, Mount Vernon High School


Sunny View

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 - Electric
Solar - Active
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System Heat Exchanger
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Home Energy Ratings

Home Energy Rating System (HERS) 38
Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) Rating: 15.3
Type: Heat Pump System

Energy & Water

Energy System Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Plywood
Interior Paint No VOC
Floor Material Carpet
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Recycled Newsprint

Garage / Car Port

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