Norwood, Ontario — Green Home For Sale

Country Living with In Town benefits and $10,000 solar income.


Listing ID: 19464


  • Natural Home
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $319,000
Annual Property Tax $1,500
Annual Utility Cost $1,000
Home Area 2,000 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 2.4 acres
Year Built 1890

Property Description

The approximate $10,000 annual solar income helps to carry this house for less than a comparable house without solar.The 3-4 bedrooms and 2 4 pc baths are ideal for a larger family. Both additions ,including the bathrooms have in floor heating. The large kitchen, living, dining rooms and sitting room with wood stove provide great space for a large family, privacy and entertaining. The kitchen has lots of cupboard space.There is a sauna in the basement.The house is raised abnove the highway and the upper area that completes the 2.43 acres backs onto forest and farm land. This can be a great area for relaxation. There is a large fire pit area for friends to gather.The raised garden bed is made of 6x6 cedar timbers with covers and allows for a long season vegetable garden.Three patio areas allow for varied use throughout the day and night.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

The solar PV system produces approximately $10,000 per year income and has 18 years left on the transferable contract. The secondary solar system reduces water and house heating costs.It consisists if 8 x 185 Watt PV panels and 3 x 32 tube evacuated thermal tube panels.


Neighborhood Description

The property is located on the north west corner of Asphodel 10th Line and Highway 7. The population of Norwood is approximately 1000 and is home to several churches and small businesses including grocery store, liquor, beer, restaurants etc.


Market Area

Norwood is 20 minutes east of Peterborough, population 75,000 and is 1 and 1/2 hours from Toronto.Havelock is the next close town 5 minutes to the east.


School District


Community


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Urban


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area Yes
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Gas
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Solar - Active
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

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

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Tile
Wood - Laminated
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 400 sqft