Durango, Colorado — Green Home For Sale
Owner-built earthship close to Durango, CO on 5.5 wooded acres. Beautiful custom details throughout including locally harvested ceiling vigas, wormwood built in shelves and cabinets, tile and mosaic.
Listing ID: 20123
- Earthship Homes
- For Lease
|Asking Price (USD)||$290,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$1,200|
|Annual Utility Cost||$700|
|Home Area||1,400 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||5 acres|
Here is a unique opportunity. Owner-built earthship close to Durango, CO. Florida mesa area on 5.5 wooded acres. Beautiful custom details throughout including locally harvested ceiling vigas, wormwood built in shelves and cabinets, saltillo tile, poured adobe floors, and mosaic tile bathtub. Incredibly energy efficient with passive solar and potential for solar hot water heating. Two bedrooms, two baths. Beautiful views, fruit trees and garden space. Property also includes a storage shed and small 12x14 ft. cabin with running water, power and wood stove
What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?
Passive solar Earthship design with 3 foot thick and earth-bearmed walls and highly insulated ceiling of R40+ value, south facing windows maximize solar gain. Solar hot water heating system is available. Natural adobe plaster interior, tile and adobe floors, no VOC natural paints.
An easy commute (12 miles) to the center of Durango, Colorado. Rural, very quiet and peaceful neighborhood at the end of a private road. Beautiful views of the La Plata Mountains. Wooded pinon, juniper and some ponderosa pine trees.
Durango is an outdoor adventurer's paradise with skiing, hiking and river sports easily accessible. It is a college town with many well educated and open minded community members. Durango offers cultural, musical and spiritual events throughout the year.
Durango School District has a solid reputation for quality schools. Most teachers are highly qualified and have advanced degrees. Several private and charter school options are available.
Durango is an amazing place to live, work and play. It has natural beauty, recreational opportunities, and a strong sense of community. It is a fantastic place to raise children or to retire. It is a small safe community, yet offers many of the perks of a bigger region.
Home Type or Land
Single Family - Split Level
Location of Home or Land
Elevation of Home
|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||No|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|
Solar - Passive
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Home Energy Ratings
|Home Energy Rating System (HERS)||100|
|Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER)||
Energy & Water
Plaster - Other
Metal Dual Glazed
Garage / Car Port
|Garage / Carport||No|