Flagstaff, Arizona — Green Home For Sale

Post and beam and straw bale construction at the base of the San Fransisco Peaks!


Listing ID: 17843


  • Natural Home
  • Straw bale

Annual Property Tax $1,923
Annual Utility Cost $2,000
Home Area 2,968 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 44867 sq ft
Year Built 1993

Property Description

Fantastic mountain view from this energy-efficient home at the base of the mountain on 1 acre. Easy access to acres of forest land for hiking, biking, and skiing. Fantastic interior finish with log accents, custom spiral staircase winding around hewn log, hand-painted tiles, high wood and beam ceilings, saltillo tile flooring, custom cabinets, rounded window openings, cared niches, winde window sills, and more. Master bedroom, large open great room with dining area, sitting area and kitchen, family room, 2nd bedroom, utility room and bath all on main floor. 2nd floor has 3rd bedroom and loft. Attatched oversized 2-car garage with attic storage. Studio guest quarters with shower and incinerating toilet in bath, kitchen area with cabinets and sink, dining arrea and open living area would be great for guests, caretaker, artist\'s studio or home office. Stucco exterior, metal roof, wood wrapped windows and doors, and hydronic in-floor heat. Extensive wrap-around decking, flagstone patio, outdorr living area with built-in fireplace.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Straw-bale is very energy-efficient, sunny southern exposure brings in lots of light and warmth, hydronic in-floor heating. Extensive wood, cement and tile flooring - carpet is only in master bedroom and 2nd bedroom.


Neighborhood Description

Only eight miles from downtown Flagstaff off Highway 180 at the base of the Arizona Snowbowl. Easy access to forest service land for hiking, biking, cross-country skiing. Downhill skiing only 7 miles away. Rural area of homes on 1-2 acres, electric and telephone to property, half share in well plus cistern, established neighborhood with county plowed roads.


Market Area

Flagstaff metro area has approx. 100,000 people in city and outlying communites within 30 miles. Altitude is over 7,000 feet with four season climate. Home of Northern Arizona University and Flagstaff Medical Center.


School District

Flagstaff Unified School District or charter schools available


Community

Fort Valley Estates


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Mountain


Building Details

Air Quality

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

Interior Environment

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

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Composting Toilet
Other

Construction Information

Construction Type Straw bale
Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Plywood
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Concrete
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

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