reno, Nevada — Green Home For Sale

Flat 40 acres. Off grid solar - 3500 watts. 48 volt system. 1100 amp hr AGM batteries brand new last Jan. Home is 2200 sq ft. 3 bed & 2 bath. 25 miles to Sparks/Reno. The well is 167' deep, pump at 100', static water at 25'. Permitted wood stove.

Listing ID: 20288

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Off the Grid
  • Photovoltaic (PV)

Asking Price (USD) $349,900
Annual Property Tax $2,500
Annual Utility Cost $1,000
Home Area 2,200 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 40 acres
Year Built 2004

Property Description

Home is 2200 sq ft. 3 bed & 2 bath. Heated attached 29'x29' garage. In floor hydronic heating, along with a permitted wood stove. Great room area is 30'x30'. The bedrooms are (1ea) 12'x15' & (2ea) 15'x18'. The entire upstairs is the master suite = 15'x36' PLUS the master bath of ~10'x10'. This includes the 6'x15' walk in closet with its own window. Trilevel design. Down 3' and up 5' for stairs. Great room walls are 14' tall. House is built with Structural Insulated Panels 6" thick. Windows are all Pella units. Front & back doors are 7' tall. We built this house, and have blueprints and other info for the new owner.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Off grid solar - 3500 watts. 48 volt system. 1100 amp hr AGM batteries brand new last Jan. Toto toilets. Septic system sized for 4/3 capacity. 1500 gal tank pumped out in June 2017 and system functions flawlessly. The well is 167' deep, with the pump at 100', and static water at 25'. Hard water with high iron, but safe to drink. Kinetico iron filtration system installed at time of building in 2004-2006. 20 gallons per minute, and believed to have drilled into underground river.

Neighborhood Description

3.5 miles of dirt road off of a 2 lane paved "highway" north of Sparks, NV. 20 minutes from either Lake Pyramid or Spanish Springs, NV. 10 minutes from a state OHV area.

Market Area

Reno, NV is growing and attracting talent continually as firms like Tesla/Panasonic & Apple build large facilities here. Lake Tahoe is an hour from Reno, with a multitude of year round activities for anyone who likes the outdoors. No state income taxes, and low humidity year round.

School District

no kids in school = unknown


One of a half dozen off grid homes on this street. The properties are all 40 acres or larger. Wide open views in a valley ~4 miles across.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Split Level

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area No
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free No
Cleaned with Green Products No

Interior Environment

Heating System Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Photovoltaic (PV)
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type SIPS
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 841 sqft

Contact Information

Chris Haywood

po box 10981
Reno , NV 89510 US
Telephone: (775) 527-2282

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