Prescott, Arizona — Green Home For Sale

Beautifully crafted Cast Earth home. Almost 12 acres gives you plenty of privacy. Passive solar design. In-floor zoned heating. Wood-burning fireplace. 24 volt PV system with AGM maintenance-free batteries. 30gpm well, 3000gal storage tank.

Listing ID: 20171

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Natural Home
  • Sustainable Home
  • Rammed Earth
  • Off the Grid
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $375,000
Annual Property Tax $2,025
Annual Utility Cost $600
Home Area 1,691 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 12 acres
Year Built 1997

Property Description

Price just reduced!!! Live off the grid in this one of a kind, beautifully crafted Cast Earth home, designed and created by internationally renowned architect, Michael Frerking. Almost 12 acres gives you plenty of privacy and connection with nature. Corner lot adjacent to Long Meadow Ranch. Passive solar design keeps the home naturally cool in summer and warm in winter. Radiant in-floor zoned heating system for ultimate winter comfort. Cast earth and imported Saltillo Tile flooring. Wood-burning fireplace in great-room. Solar room. 24 volt photovoltaic system with AGM maintenance-free batteries and 18-75 watt, 1-315 watt, 1-130 watt and 1-175 watt solar panels. Solar hot water with propane backup. 30 gallon per minute well w/3000gal Storage Tank. Rainwater catchment from workshop with 1600 gallon cistern to support pond and garden area. "Critter free" fully enclosed garden space next to the greenhouse. Back-up 12 volt solar system with L-16 batteries in Rastra Block workshop/garage and greenhouse. Trombe walls on the winter sun side of the home and workshop are used to absorb heat during sunlit hours of winter then slowly release the heat overnight. Pond/water feature with meditation/yoga room or tea space for any way you'd like to spend some tranquil moments. This home is the perfect quiet place to "get away from it all!"

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive solar design, Trombe walls, PV systems, Rainwater harvesting, Rastra block construction on workshop.

Neighborhood Description

Rural Yavapai County Arizona. 5000 feet elevation - temperate weather. Juniper and chaparral surrounding. Large lots in subdivision so plenty of privacy. Friendly neighbors.

Market Area

Rural area. 17 miles from Prescott, Arizona.

School District

Nearest school is Abia Judd Elementary, 17 miles away.


Friendly neighborhood community.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

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

Interior Environment

Heating System Electric Radiant
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Photovoltaic (PV)
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Other
Rammed Earth
Exterior Finish Shingles - Other
Interior Finish Other
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Other
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Other
Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 1000 sqft

Contact Information

Colleen Sorensen

7355 Thrush Trail
Prescott, AZ 86305 US
Telephone: (928) 460-0036

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