Jasper, Georgia — Green Home For Sale

Live in a park-like mountain setting! Georgia mountain log home on 21.3 wooded acres with year-round creek, nestled in rhododendrons, mountain laurel, native wildflowers & ferns & surrounded by hardwood forests & wildlife management acres.


Listing ID: 19106


  • Green Home

Asking Price (USD) $699,000
Annual Property Tax $3,130
Annual Utility Cost $1,200
Home Area 2,731 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 21.3 acres
Year Built 2005

Property Description

Exterior features and outbuildings:
4 bedroom, 3 ½ bath Fireside log home (http://www.firesideloghomes.com) with master on main and 2 guest rooms, loft and guest bath on second
12x 6 no chink, hand-hewn square white pine logs with double tongue and groove joints
Roof system composed of: 1x8 WP T&G exposed beam ceiling decking, 5/8” SQ edge OSB sheathing, 2 layers of 2.7” poly-iso rigid insulation (R-42), panel fasteners & 10” lag bolts w/ washers, titanium felt roll, standing-seam metal roofing

16’ x 48’ screened back porch with fireplace
8’ x 50’ rocking chair front porch

Atlas 16’ x 18’greenhouse with thermostat controlled vents and fan for cooling and thermostat controlled LP gas heater (http://www.atlasgreenhouse.com/greenhouses/hobby/frances)

Fenced raised-bed vegetable garden with 2 dwarf apple trees, strawberries, blueberries, cherries, raspberries and blackberries and a compost bin

Garage apartment with: full-sized refrigerator, electric stove, separate electric water heater located in attic storage area, tiled bath with pedestal sink, toilet and shower

16’ x 24’ 2-story storage building/shop with power, lights and 3 ceiling fans
16’ x 20’ car shelter with metal roofing
Air-tight railroad storage container with power and lights

Interior features:
24’ exposed beam ceiling in great room
Tongue and groove pine ceilings throughout home
Interior natural pine walls in great room

Fireplaces
Great room - masonry fireplace with free-standing Vermont Casting wood-burning stove
Screened porch – wood-burning masonry fireplace
Master bedroom – free standing remote-controlled liquid propane stove
Garage apartment - Fisher wood-burning stove

Water Furnace Geothermal heating and air system

Aqua Klear Wastewater Treatment System – recommended for use near creek as an environmentally conscious septic system

Generac home propane gas generator

Rinnai Tankless Propane Water Heater

Azur Ultra Bubble Tub in master bath – air jets do not allow body oils and products to circulate and contaminate the water

Large walk-in master shower

10” Country Heart Pine Floors installed with antique square nails

Solid Knotty Polar Pine interior doors (pine from Finland)
Santa Fe black hardware (molded from 150+ year old door hardware in historic Santa Fe log home)

Central media control center with pre-wired media access in great room, bedrooms, and loft
DirectTV HD Satellite Receiver
Internet access with wireless router

11 ceiling fans
3 Remote-controlled 3-speed & reversible ceiling fans with dimmer control for lights (great room, kitchen, and master)

Handmade Appalachian branch chandelier in dining area
Elmira Antique 6-burner gas stove with warmer
Custom oak cabinets with granite countertops
Kohler white porcelain farm sink
Rubbed bronze kitchen and bath hardware
Wood paneled fully-integrated Whirlpool refrigerator & Bosch dishwasher
Under counter microwave in kitchen island
Walk-in pantry closet
Laundry room on main


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

12x 6 no chink, hand-hewn square white pine logs with double tongue and groove joints

Roof system composed of: 1x8 WP T&G exposed beam ceiling decking, 5/8” SQ edge OSB sheathing, 2 layers of 2.7” poly-iso rigid insulation (R-42), panel fasteners & 10” lag bolts w/ washers, titanium felt roll, standing-seam metal roofing

Fireplaces
Great room - masonry fireplace with free-standing Vermont Casting wood-burning stove
Screened porch – wood-burning masonry fireplace
Master bedroom – free standing remote-controlled liquid propane stove
Garage apartment - Fisher wood-burning stove

Water Furnace Geothermal heating and air system

Aqua Klear Wastewater Treatment System – recommended for use near creek as an environmentally conscious septic system

Generac home propane gas generator

Rinnai Tankless Propane Water Heater

Azur Ultra Bubble Tub in master bath – air jets do not allow body oils and products to circulate and contaminate the water

Atlas 16’ x 18’greenhouse with thermostat controlled vents and fan for cooling and thermostat controlled LP gas heater (http://www.atlasgreenhouse.com/greenhouses/hobby/frances)

Fenced raised-bed vegetable garden with 3 dwarf apple trees, strawberries, blueberries, cherries, raspberries and blackberries and a compost bin


Neighborhood Description

Sassafras Mountain Estates is a private mountain community with 5+ acre wooded lots on paved well maintained private roads. Hiking paths through the hardwood forests take you by mountain streams and waterfalls and provide many opportunities for wildlife viewing.


Market Area

Sassafras Mountain is located on Hwy 136 on the Pickens/Dawson County line. Shopping is approximately 30 minutes to either Jasper, Ellijay or Dawsonville where you can visit the North Georgia Premium Outlet Mall. Only one and half hours from Atlanta Airport and 30 minutes from Jasper Airport.


School District

Pickens County School System


Community

Sassafras Mountain 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 No
Fragrance Free No
Cleaned with Green Products No

Interior Environment

Heating System Fireplace
Geothermal
Wood Stove
Cooling System Geothermal
Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Other
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Fiberglass
Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 784 sqft