Chester Springs, Pennsylvania — Green Home For Sale

ICE (Insulate Concrete Efficiently) High energy efficient green construction home. Located on 4.4 acres in highly desirable Chester Springs PA


Listing ID: 19246


  • Green Home

Asking Price (USD) $750,000
Annual Property Tax $8,711
Annual Utility Cost $5,000
Home Area 4,380 sq ft
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 4.4 acres
Year Built 1997

Property Description

Drive up the winding driveway to what the owners call "Serenity Hill". This spectacular custom home was built by the homeowner. This GREEN home was built using I.C.E. Block construction methods resulting in ultra-high energy efficiency. The first floor features a spacious gourmet kitchen with radiant heated tile floors and tons of cabinet space. Other huge rooms feature either carpeting or tavern oak hardwood floors. Living room features French doors leading to a peaceful patio. The views are beautiful from the spacious bedrooms. The lower level is designed as a complete full function in-law suite including a full kitchen, living room, bedroom and full bath, and private entrance. Currently the the space is being used as a family/media room and exercise room. All this rests on 4.4 bucolic wooded acres featuring active organic vegetable gardens, a koi pond, and plenty of peaceful space to sit and contemplate.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Ultra high efficiency ICE block construction. Organic garden saves home owners $1800/year in food costs


Neighborhood Description

Rural farm setting


Market Area

Home is located 30 miles from Philadelphia. PA


School District

Downingtown


Community


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Other


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area Yes
Air Pollution in Area Yes
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Heat Pump
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Other
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum Yes

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type ICFS
Exterior Finish Masonry
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Carpet
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass
Urethane Foam
Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 0 sqft