Richmond, Illinois — Green Home For Sale
Geothermal Solar Home on 5 secluded acres
Listing ID: 20086
- Energy Efficient Home
- Green Home
|Asking Price (USD)||$349,999|
|Annual Property Tax||$6,800|
|Annual Utility Cost||$100|
|Home Area||2,510 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||5 acres|
Richmond, Illinois 3 bedroom 2 full bath geothermal solar home with open floor plan 60 miles NW of Chicago. This one of a kind home sits on 5 secluded acres and backs up to McHenry County’s finest conservation preserve “Glacial Park”. Features include:
• South facing Sunroom
• Open floor plan
• Kitchen with Solid Wood Poggenpohl Cabinetry
• Home office with separate entrance and Bath (Could be in-law arrangement)
• Large detached 3+ car garage (1 oversize door)
• New Premium ProSnap metal roof with Emerald Green concealed fastener system
• Wood wrap around deck with 16’x20’ screen house
• Garden space with natural artesian well
• Solar system (24 panels) with Fronius 1G Inverter.
• Fire place and word burning stove
What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?
This home does not have a furnace or air conditioning system, yet the geothermal exchange system keeps the house comfortable year round. For those who like extra warmth in the winter months, additional heat can be provided by electric radiant heat, or by a wood burning fireplace. The Solar system feeds the grid and results in NO electric expense and approximately $250+ check per quarter from the electric company.
5 Acre rural setting surrounded by small farms. The property backs up to the McHenry County Conservation District's Glacial Park's 6500 acres.
Richmond has 1874 inhabitants and is a peaceful rural community. It is close to recreational areas such as Lake Geneva, WI and in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Nippersink School District 2, Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 Richmond-Burton CHSD 157.Home is close to the new Richmond-Burton High School which was voted one of the best High Schools in Illinois.
Visitors often tell us that our Village has something special, some magic that makes them feel so relaxed, even when they come just for the afternoon. It could be the many buildings filled with character, lovingly preserved and restored to show off our pride in our mid 1800's roots. With it's laid-back charm, it's hard to believe Richmond is only about an hour from Chicago, Rockford or Milwaukee.
Home Type or Land
Single Family - Single 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 - Active
Solar - Passive
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||Yes|
Energy & Water
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Solid
Wood Dual Glazed
Garage / Car Port
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Number of Cars||3|
|Garage Area||1000 sqft|