Vernon, British Columbia — Green Home For Sale

LEED Platinum Home - No Expense Spared $649,900CAD


Listing ID: 19225


  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $649,900
Annual Property Tax $2,010
Annual Utility Cost $120
Home Area 2,680 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4
Total Property Area 3485 sq ft
Year Built 2009

Property Description

Exquisitely finished award winning, architecturally designed green home. Enjoy this LEED Platinum certified concrete home with almost no maintenance or utility costs. Geothermal & solar systems work together with clay painted walls to maintain the perfect environment. Two master suites, one on the main and another upstairs, two more bedrooms and four beautiful spa-like bathrooms offer great flexibility. Custom kitchen features built in Electrolux induction cook top, wall oven & high speed oven, by side fridge and invisible Bosch dishwasher. Rich FSC wood island and self closing cabinetry complete this dream kitchen. The handcrafted built in dining set is showcased on sleek bamboo hardwood floors. The open living room & sundrenched patio with hard wired sound system are perfect for entertaining. Maintenance free SYNLawn provides for an ever perfect outdoor space. When its time to unwind, retreat to the acoustically engineered theatre room or bright flex room downstairs. Lock/leave opp!


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Leed Platinum Certification
Central location, Solar Power, Geothermal, Triple Glazed Windows, Soya Based Insulation, Clay Walls, FSC Ceritifed Wood, Low Flow Fixtures Etc.


Neighborhood Description

East Hill in Vernon BC is close to all amenities. There are plans to modify the street to accomodate bycicle traffic and limit vehicle traffic to local only.


Market Area

Welcome to the City of Vernon, B.C. With a population of 36,000, Vernon is the commercial hub of the North Okanagan. Nestled in the grassland hills and surrounded by three lakes, Vernon boasts year round recreation opportunities that make it an attractive location for residents and tourists alike.

In 2010, Vernon was ranked the third best city in BC by MoneySense Magazine based on prosperity, affordable housing, lifestyle and weather, and was ranked number one in entrepreneurial spirit by the Canadian Federation of Independent Business. Vernon's Historic Downtown boasts many local and unique businesses to meet all your shopping needs.

With cycling and hiking trails expanding every year, a growing transit system (providing direct access to UBCO), and a new public library and secondary school under construction, Vernon is the ideal location to raise your family, start a business or retire.

Description courtesy of the City of Vernon website.


School District


Community

East Hill


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Urban


Elevation of Home

Mountain


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 Geothermal
Ground Source Heat Pump
Solar - Passive
Cooling System Geothermal
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum Yes

Energy & Water

Energy System Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Municipal
Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Other
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Earthen Plaster
Interior Paint No VOC
Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 0 sqft