Waupaca, Wisconsin — Green Home For Sale

The Prius of homes, built with natural materials is eco friendly, low maintenance AND comfortable. On a beautifully wooded 1acre lot, Amazing windows & incredible views.This modern 2 bedroom energy efficient home will wow you with its list features!

Listing ID: 19749

  • Accessible Home
  • Energy Efficient Home
  • EnergyStar Home
  • Green Home
  • GreenBuilt Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Sustainable Home
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $279,900
Annual Property Tax $4,000
Annual Utility Cost $500
Home Area 1,200 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 43560 sq ft
Year Built 2014

Property Description

A stunning 2 bedroom - 2 Car garage with an Industrial Modern/Frank Lloyd flare. Designed to be eco friendly utilizing natural materials and renewable energy. Marvin Ultrex windows bring the sunlight & views in! A wood burning stove and hydronic in-floor radiant heat provide warmth when you need it utilizing both photovoltaic (active) and passive solar. Fiber cement siding & a standing seam metal roof keep it maintenance free. Enjoy added natural light with Sun tunnels on north facing roof AND garage. An extra Photovoltaic inverter in garage provides back up energy if needed. Interior accents include oak doors & cabinetry, ceramic tile & bamboo flooring, tile countertops, tray ceiling in living room with LED lighting, outlets with usb ports, and switches with built-in timers. You'll love the walk-in pantry, storage and counter space. An added eco friendly feature of this home is a unique double walk-thru bath. 2 half baths connect to a wheelchair accessible shower complete with pass-thru to laundry room & built-in laundry basket. Efficiency continues with Energy Star appliances: range, refrigerator, microwave, chest freezer, washer, dryer, GeoSpring hybrid water heater, and air to air heat exchanger. A speaker system throughout house, garage, and porch for your listening pleasure. Designed to take care of your canning needs and protect you in the event of a weather emergency this home is complete a Safe room/cold storage room built to FEMA standards. There is room for Organic gardening, a common area on property with a chicken coop and access to an additional garage for shared yard equipment. Home energy ratings may not be accurate as this home built as a renewable energy model has never been lived in. The address of this home is E1955 Lambs Quarters Lane, Waupaca, a private road. The road established in 2014 may not show up on GPS in which case use N428 East Rd to locate. One of 5 properties in the Lambs Quarters Renewable Energy Development Restrictive Covenants and Road Maintenance Agreement apply.
For details and private showing call/text: Brenda B. Purdy Broker Associate
RE/MAX 24/7 Real Estate LLC @ 920-841-1039

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Built with Natural materials, all sustainable. According to seller floors are R30, walls approach R40, ceiling R70 and blower door test 2.38 though simple steps could make this lower. It utilizes photovoltaic solar with a wood stove for primary or supplemental heating. There is also hydronic in-floor radiant heating. Sun Tunnels on North facing roof including garage provide natural light along with Marvin Ultrex windows that frame South side of home. lighting is LED although virtually no lighting is needed during the day. Outlets have timers and USB ports. Appliances are energy star rated. PV inverter has option to create power off grid after storm (very rarely does power go out). Just plug into the inverter in garage and your good to go. No gas no fuss! One low utility bill for electric. No gas needed. There is a geospring hybrid water heater, an air to air heat exchanger. This home is a future-built home. In other words, it needs no adaptation for future needs as aging occurs. A ranch home with no steps throughout the entire house including access to porch and garage. There is a common area for organic gardening a chicken coop and access to additional garage for shared equipment. It was designed with efficiency, comfort and sustainable living in mind!

Neighborhood Description

Located in the Lambs Quarters Renewable Energy Development of Rural Waupaca Cty, surrounded by natural beauty. You'll overlook 30+ acres of prairie and pasture set up for rotational grazing of 9 goats & their protective donkey named Abe. This area is accessible to all residents for hiking, snowshoeing & cross-country skiing. Enjoy the sun glistening off snow covered trees in winter or colorful lupine, spiderwort, and yellow coneflower come Spring. Approx 3 miles south of the Red Mill off Hwy K

Market Area

A short 35 min. drive to the Fox River Valley (Appleton/Neenah) or StevensPoint/Plover areas keep Waupaca growing in Business, industry, Health & Education. Home to The Waupaca Foundry, Strongwood Log Homes, ThedaCare Medical Center, Wis. Veterans Home & Fox Valley Tech. College Regional Ctr, to name a few. You'll find a nice variety of dining options banks hotels and a municipal airport. An abundance of natural beauty surrounds this city of approx 6000 and those served from neighboring towns.

School District

Waupaca School District is committed to "Excellence In Education" with an Elementary, Middle, & newly built High School. 2 learning Centers and new Charter School (grades 3-5) beginning the 2018/19 school yr. The High School offers Youth Apprentice & Rotary Student Exchange Programs, 2 Green Houses and Performing Arts Center with a goal of "Empowering All Students To Build Successful Lives". The Middle & High School both have embraced installation of Solar components with student involvement.


Enhanced by a chain of 22 Spring fed Rivers & Lakes Waupaca is a very Arts minded community thriving on yr round outdoor recreation & tourism. It offers a the perfect balance of city life and country living. The library,Winchester Academy, and UW offer engaging yr round programs. Other opportunities for community participation include conservation clubs, a sustainable living group, community garden Club historical society and the Waupaca Choir and many more! Go to http://www.co.waupaca.wi.us/

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

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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)
Solar - Active
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Heat Exchanger
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Hybrid
Photovoltaic (PV)
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Other
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 576 sqft

Contact Information

Brenda B. Purdy Broker Assoc. RE/MAX 24/7 Real Estate LLC

2835 W. College Ave
Appleton, WI 54914 US
Telephone: (920) 841-1039

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