Green Homes for Sale - McFarland, Wisconsin Green Home

McFarland, Wisconsin — Green Home For Sale

Stunning comptemporary design by Jim Gempler. Wall of glass, lofted master, geo-thermal heat, wild flower prairie.

Listing ID: 18123

  • Green Home
Annual Property Tax $0
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 2,400 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Total Property Area 21780 sq ft
Year Built 1997

Property Description

Stunning contemporary designed by Jim Gempler. Wall of glass, lofted master, geo-thermal heat, wild flower prairie. All situated on 40 ft of prime Lake Waubesa frontage. Minutes to downtown. Sellers prefer a December close. Sq ft approx.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Open loop geothermal heating and cooling system, Low-e windows with an intert gas between the panes that blocks heat transfer, Extra insulation in ceiling and walls, high-efficiency gas water heater, low energy fridge, low water-use, low-detergent use, front-loading clothes washer. Prairie with wildflowers and prairie grasses, no fertilizers or herbicides. Gravel driveway absorbs run-off from house and filters water before draining to lake. Pier is Ipe wood and aluminum and acts like teak, not infused with perservatives or chemicals.

Neighborhood Description

In 1999 the owners started a wildflower prairie that covers most of the street-side yard. Contains a variety of flowers that bloom May through Oct, as well as prairie grasses that require no watering, fertilizers, herbicides, or mowing.

Market Area

Borders McFarland Village, which shares borders with the City of Madison to the north. McFarland is located in an expanding urban area in Dane County with strong economy and spurred by great educational opportunities. Accomodates growth in a balanced, well-planned planned manner

School District



Brickson Park

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 Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Geothermal
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Municipal

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 Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

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