Sonoita, Arizona — Green Home For Sale

INNOVATIVE,off-the-grid, Earth Shelter home with charming ARTISTIC flare! 45+ac with easement into nearby Nat'l Forest, yet 1.5 mi off paved Hwy 82.


Listing ID: 19316


  • Accessible Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home
  • Off the Grid

Annual Property Tax $1,193
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 1,677 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 23 acres
Year Built 1982

Property Description

INNOVATIVE, off-the-grid, Earth Shelter home with charming ARTISTIC flare! Active and passive solar, free-formed concrete construction, built into a hillside providing sweeping views of the Sonoita Creek valley all the way to the Patagonia Mntns. Sq ft includes 458 sqft Guest Casita w/kitchen. This 28yr old home has stood the test of time and is the premium example of earth-friendly, top-rate conservation. The home maintains a temperate 55-73 degrees inside thru-out the seasons, day/night without any supplemental heating/cooling (there is a wood stove in each home).


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Built into the hillside, walls of concrete and glass, and completely self-sustaining.


Neighborhood Description

45+acres in Wood Canyon of the Crown C Ranch, a development designed to protect the viewshed. Large acreage parcels deed restricted to maintain the integrity of the countryside.


Market Area

This is a rich multi-cultural community with strong family values. For much of its past, the area was devoted mainly to cattle ranching and now is predominantly equestrian and wine producing country with a vibrant art community. Most notably significant of the community is its diversity of people. The common thread holding the people together is an appreciation of the special beauty of this countryside.
The view is of wide open grasslands surrounded by a half dozen mountain ranges, part of the


School District

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Community

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Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Mountain


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

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Exterior Finish Plaster - Other
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Concrete
Tile
Roof Material Earth
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

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