Kerrville, Texas — Green Home For Sale

Ranch style single level home, located in beautiful Texas Hill Country between the historical, charming German town of Fredericksburg and Kerrville, on seven & a half wildlife filled acres. (Home is under construction. Interior photos thus far, are of guest house.)


Listing ID: 18965


  • Accessible Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home

Asking Price (USD) $647,000
Annual Property Tax $4,500
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 3,785 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
Total Property Area 7.5 acres
Year Built 2009

Property Description

FUNCTIONAL, GORGEOUS, GREEN!

This ranch home, currently under construction surrounded by the clean air and water of the beautiful Texas Hill Country, is almost finished! Surrounded by wildlife (white tail deer, black buck antelope, wild turkey, Mouflon sheep, and more) this home is located on a 3,000 acre game preserve.

Aesthetically beautiful with its earth tones inside and out, and visually pleasing roof line, the home boasts an open floor plan with vaulted ceilings; separate yet open formal dining room; wood burning fireplace; hardwood floors; just under 1,000 square feet of covered front and back porch areas; energy star windows throughout for energy efficiency while filling the rooms with light.

The kitchen is inviting and so functional with its large island, pantry, energy star appliances, thoughtful, accommodating storage areas and seating nook.

Master suite has 620+ square feet, LARGE walk-in closet, bathroom with soaking tub and oversize walk-in (roll-in) shower, double vanities, separate water closet. The bedroom is large enough for king-size bed plus furniture pieces, and a seating area.

Oversize garage building offers ample parking for two vehicles plus a "mule" or golf cart. Vaulted area over garage has an additional, unfinished 500 square foot potential bonus room or MAN CAVE. Attached to garage building is a separate living space with one bedroom, 3/4 bath and large open area with kitchen. Could be used as distinct apartment for grandparents, adult child, or your studio.

This is a home for your family and generations to come.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Foam insulation throughout for the utmost in energy conservation and health. NO off-gassing.
No and low VOC paints throughout.
Energy Star windows.
Energy Star appliances.
No formaldehyde/materials used in the cabinet construction.
HVAC system with ERV for fresh air recovery.
Gas(LP)range, tank-less water heater, dryer for greatest energy savings.
Private well with great tasting, clean water.
2 X 6 Construction for energy savings.


Neighborhood Description

This 3,000 acre game preserve offers amenities for you and your family such as: Stable with 25 saddle horses; Tennis courts; Two lakes with crappie, bass, and perch; Creeks; a pool, and miles of ranch roads, with very little traffic offer beautiful, healthy, nature filled walks; AND FOR YOU PRIVATE PILOTS - a private landing strip! For peace of mind the ranch offers its own fire and paramedic station. There is also a private library located in the community “rock house” which may be reserved. Large home sites ranging from 5 to 15 acres afford wonderful privacy. A vibrant community offers garden club, charitable/philanthropic groups, Bible studies, quilting group, and more for the outgoing joiners.

There is a strong community commitment to protect the quality of life and the pristine environment in Tierra Linda.


Market Area

Whether you are retired, or you telecommute, or want a place for a convenient escape, this is it. For everyday needs, Kerrville is just south and minutes away. Just a few minutes more to the North is the quaint German-town of Fredericksburg offering charm, great shopping and restaurants. San Antonio with wonderful shopping and restaurants, Six Flags, cultural activities, i.e. symphony, plays, opera is just 70 minutes away. The capital city of Austin with its huge diverse music scene is just 1 & 1/2 hours to the East.


School District

Harper


Community

Tierra Linda


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


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 Fireplace
Forced Air - Heat Pump
Cooling System High Efficiency Heat Pump
Ventilation System 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 Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Stucco
Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Other
Interior Paint Low VOC
No VOC
Floor Material Carpet
Concrete
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 1 sqft