Jefferson, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Earthship on 11 acres of aspen/pine forest. House is being brokered by Kevin Copeland Jefferson Real Estate (719) 836-2615 NO UNCONFIRMED SHOWINGS. DO NOT SHOW UP UNANNOUNCED. Email sent via this site will not be read.

Listing ID: 19764

  • Earthship Homes

Annual Property Tax $1,000
Annual Utility Cost $300
Home Area 2,250 sq ft
Bedrooms 2
Total Property Area 10.8 acres
Year Built 1994

Property Description

Well maintained home on approximately 11 acres of heavily timbered aspen/pine forest. Very private, quiet and dark. Acreage has been significantly fire mitigated and manicured with many trails and sitting areas. Can be skied or ridden. 640 square foot outbuilding. Aspen tongue and groove finished upstairs for office with Trex deck. Lower unfinished used for storage.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

House heated by sun and wood from property. House can be left unattended with no heat source and water turned on with zero threat of pipes freezing at 9,400 elevation. Immune to the wind. Electric is provided by solar backed by grid backed by generator. Grid fee of $24/month. Currently house is fully powered by grid until a new battery bank is put in place.

Neighborhood Description

Part of Tarryall River Fishing Club:

Market Area

Rural, mountains.

School District

Park County schools.



Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 Electric Radiant
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Hybrid
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Earth Ship
Exterior Finish Masonry
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Other
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No