Horseshoe Bay, Texas — Green Home For Sale

Beautiful five-star Green built home in The Trails of Horseshoe Bay. This beautiful home sits on a 1 acre lot with magnificent oak trees and backs up to a seasonal creek. The Trails is in the heart of the Texas Hill Country with views for miles.


Listing ID: 19599


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

Asking Price (USD) $1,125,000
Annual Property Tax $9,884
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 3,407 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4
Total Property Area 43560 sq ft
Year Built 2009

Property Description

One of a kind certified five-star Green built home in the heart of the Texas Hill Country in highly sought after Horseshoe Bay, TX. This beautiful home sits on a 1 acre lot with magnificent oak trees and backs up to a seasonal creek. This home was well planned and built by one of the best builders and architects in the Green building industry. The home has a 10,000 gallon rain water collection tank that has not yet run dry but can be switched to city water with the flip of a switch. Great layout and plenty of room for entertaining both inside and out. Kitchen has a large 64 bottle built in wine cooler. There is an outdoor kitchen and dining area. Mesquite hardwood floors, alder doors and stained concrete floors. All paints and varnishes are low or no VOC. Beautifully landscaped and very peaceful setting. The property backs up to seasonal creek that when not in drought is on a lake pump and circulates water through the creek. The Trails of Horseshoe Bay is a beautiful 500 acre equestrian development on Lake LBJ with hiking, walking and horse back riding trails throughout the scenic property. There is a pool and clubhouse for owners use at the lakes edge, along with a marina with boat slips and places for your jet skis and kayaks. This home has it all!


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Numerous passive solar techniques including numerous large roof overhangs, metal roof, low e windows and energy star appliances. Tight building envelope with exterior air and water barriers. Framing is ultra-frame structural insulated panels which are steel and polystyrene with fire retardent covered with Tyvek and covered in stone and mortar. R-33 insulation in walls and roof is spray foam (Icyene) insulation of 5 1/2” or R-33. HVAC is 16 SEER high efficiency Trane system with dual compressors and supply air ducts taped and sealed with mastic to reduce air leakage to 5% or less. Low flow plumbing fixtures. All low or no VOC paints and stains. Rain water collection system is approximately 3,000 sf gravity flow to 10,000 gallon holding tank that pumps back to garage where it passes through pleated and charcoal filter then sanitized by UV light. The system can be switched to city water at any time. Landscaping is buffalo density and native plants. Many materials were sourced locally. The whole home is handicap accessible.


Neighborhood Description

From the moment you drive in the front gate you will fall in love with the majestic long distance Texas Hill Country views in The Trails of Horseshoe Bay. This is a beautiful 500 acre equestrian development on constant level Lake LBJ with hiking, walking and horse back riding trails that meander throughout the scenic property. There is a pool and clubhouse for owners use at the lakes edge, along with a marina with boat slips and places for your jet skis and kayaks.


Market Area

Horseshoe Bay is in the heart of the Texas Hill Country and surrounded by constant level scenic Lake LBJ. Boating and golfing year round and views for miles! Horseshoe Bay Resort has all the amenities you could want, with numerous golf courses, tennis, fitness center and spa and numerous dining options along with a private airport.


School District

Llano School District


Community

Horseshoe Bay is a quiet, charming community with a peaceful resort lifestyle.


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Suburban


Elevation of Home

Other


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
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
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Other
Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration HEPA filtration
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Other
Rain Water Collection
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Steel Framing
Exterior Finish Masonry
Metal
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
No VOC
Floor Material Concrete
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 3
Garage Area 0 sqft