Lovettsville, Virginia — Green Home For Sale

***PERFECT MOUNTAIN HIDEAWAY*** 60 miles from Washington, D.C. Vaulted ceilings on 28.5 acres, half in permanent conservation easement. Property has frontage on Catoctin Creek. House has radiant heat, stainless appliances and concrete counters.

Listing ID: 20372

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Straw bale

Asking Price (USD) $639,000
Annual Property Tax $4,655
Annual Utility Cost $600
Home Area 2,300 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 28.5 acres
Year Built 2001

Property Description

Beautiful custom built home on 28.5 acres, half in permanent open space easement. Property fronts Catoctin Creek, and is forested with oak, walnut, and locust trees. Wood from the land has been incorporated into the build! Slate, flagstone, and hardwood flooring. Radiant heat. Master suite opens to back porch.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Straw bale insulation, locally sourced materials, deep overhangs and eaves.

Neighborhood Description

Mountain home on Furnace Mountain north and west of Leesburg VA. Kayaking and canoeing on Catoctin Creek and on the nearby Potomac River. Close to restaurants, vineyards, and breweries. 60 miles west of Washington D.C.

Market Area

Western Loudoun County, Virginia.

School District

Loudoun County Public Schools


Vibrant community with local festivals, farmers markets, restaurants, and art; all 15 minutes away.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Three 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 Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Straw bale
Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Other
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Other
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No