Bryson City, North Carolina — Green Home For Sale

Live in a piece of art! A beautiful, Energy-Star rated, accessibly designed home on 10 acres in the Nantahala Gorge awaits you! This 2500 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 4 ½ bath home is gorgeous on sits on over 10 acres with long range Smoky Mtn views!


Listing ID: 20272


  • Accessible Home
  • Energy Efficient Home
  • EnergyStar Home
  • Green Home
  • GreenBuilt Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Sustainable Home

Asking Price (USD) $599,900
Annual Property Tax $1,487.68
Annual Utility Cost $800
Home Area 2,500 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 10.4 acres
Year Built 2009

Property Description

Live in a piece of art! A beautiful, Energy-Star rated, accessibly designed home on 10 acres in the Nantahala Gorge awaits you! This 2500 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 4 ½ bath home has a media room (could be used as main level master bedroom), office & a 403-sq ft garage. Gold-Certified by the WNC Green Bldg Council. Designed & built with love & artistry by Bryson City residents Tim Mason & Eric & Jamie Perkins of Perkins Enterprises. The home incorporates a passive solar design for both ease of living & energy savings. Its other features include an insulated slab & perimeter, spray foam insulation for the ceiling & walls, solar hot water, & a rainwater-catching cistern for irrigation. Extra internal insulation adds sound protection. Additional features include: dumbwaiter for easier laundry maintenance, whole-house generator, 5 person hot tub & many beautiful custom built-in cabinets in the kitchen, study, living room & baths. The beautiful maple hardwood floors were locally & sustainably harvested. A back-up wood stove is surrounded by a beautiful Fieldstone canopy. The entire house is trimmed in Douglas fir as are the wood ceilings, beams & posts. The entire house, including entrance, two full baths and all 36” doors are wheel-chair accessible.The home’s exterior is composed of Smart Side siding and Tennessee fieldstone. Exterior, interior and garage doors are fir. Windows are Anderson wood-clad with pine interior. There are both front and rear Tennessee fieldstone covered porches composed of white pine. Trex decking, 10+ unrestricted acres and beautiful sunsets!


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive solar design, insulated slab and perimeter, spray foam Icynene insulation in ceilings and walls, solar hot water heater, extra insulation in walls adds to sound protection and the exterior is wrapped in Smart Siding


Neighborhood Description

Nice quiet neighborhood with the Nantahala River, Fontana Lake and downtown Bryson City within a few minutes drive


Market Area

Bryson City is a short 15 minute drive and is the perfect small town for outdoor enthusiasts. Popular areas are Deep Creek, the Great Smokys Nat'l Park, Harrah's Cherokee Casino, the Nantahala River, Tsali Rec area, Fontana Lake and the Great Smokys Railroad


School District

Swain County Schools


Community

Nice quiet community with the Nantahala River, Fontana Lake and downtown Bryson City within a few minutes drive


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 Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System Heat Exchanger
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Home Energy Ratings

Home Energy Rating System (HERS) 50
Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) Rating: 14.0
Type: Heat Pump System

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Rain Water Collection
Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

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

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 1
Garage Area 403 sqft