Clinton, Washington — Green Home For Sale

Price Reduced $130,000. Owner motivated, make offer. Will carry contract with adequate down. A quality 3800 sq ft log home on 5+ beautiful forested South Whidbey Island acres with a 1472 sq ft guest house, barn, green house, shop, chicken coop.


Listing ID: 18854


  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home

Asking Price (USD) $830,000
Annual Property Tax $4,200
Annual Utility Cost $2,000
Home Area 3,800 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 5.1 acres
Year Built 1989

Property Description

This truly is a Sanctuary. It is an enchanted space of wild birds and second growth forest; Goldfinch, Eagles, Owls, Majestic Cedars, wise Douglas Firs, organic vegetable gardens, fruit trees and berries. Beautiful herb and flower gardens in harmony with the land.

There is a seasonal pond and artistic rock paths and rock energy, raspberries, currents, wild black berries and huckleberries, figs and plums, pastures for your horses, llamas, or goats. Raised veggie beds next to a large greenhouse and shop. The land and homes have been farmed and stewarded organically for 15 years. No chemicals inside or out from fertilizer to finishes!

Our home is constructed of second growth Whidbey Island Douglas Fir peeled right on the property. Every morning you wake up to the color of honey as the sun comes through the sky lights.

It is situated at the end of a long drive way nestled among second growth Douglas Fir,enormous Cedar's and Hemlock. It is pastured and fenced for horses, llamas, goats, etc. There are extensive herb gardens and a variety of mature deciduous trees. There is also a "secret garden" rimmed with several varieties of bamboo.

The kitchen is a real country kitchen, huge with a great gathering space. Stainless cabinets and appliances with an organic butcher block counter from Eco Haus. Gourmet stove has propane burners and electric ovens and a walk-in pantry as big as a bedroom!

The master bath has a huge soaking tub and a slipper claw foot bath on a stone floor in the main house. There is a huge Master walk in closet, a bedroom size laundry room and an enormous pantry with commercial stainless shelving. There are two sun rooms that are perfect for a home office or retreat space. They both look out on garden pond, gazebo, and a variety of grasses and willows. There is also a sun porch with skylights that is perfect for an extra sleeping room or den. Both houses and shop wired for internet with DSL provided by local telephone company for those who may be remote computer workers. Satellite currently provided by DISH TV. Refrigerators, Stoves, and Washer and Dryers stay with both houses.
The custom built 3800 square foot log home and the 1472 square foot guest cabin are built with environmentally friendly materials including denim insulation, marmoleum, stone, wood, and tile floors, non toxic adhesives and finishes. There is an 1200 foot metal workshop wired with 220 power for all of your projects, a large green house, barn, chicken coop and gazebo. Property has fenced pasture and second growth forest…Some trees over 100 years old.

The main house is heated with an enormous wood or pellet stove as well as ceramic in wall heaters. The on-demand hot water heater is propane. Enormous laundry/storage room comes with Kenmore appliances. Heated 600 sq foot enclosed porch serves as extra sleeping space, dining room, or den.

The guest cabin also has a wood stove and in wall ceramic heaters. Floors are Eucalyptus, Pine, Doug Fir, and Marmoleum. Claw foot bath, solid pine cabinets, and a divided loft. Sleeps 6 comfortably.

How do you dream it? A home to raise your family? A retreat center? A spa? A place of peace and harmony. A Sanctuary!


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Natural Logs, environmentally friendly finishes, maple,stone, tile, and marmoleum floors in big house. Stainless counters and organic butcher block counters. The 1472 square foot log guest house has eucalyptus, pine, doug fir, and marmoleum floors. Walls are pine. The property has been organically gardened for 15 years. There has not been one chemical used on this property in 15 years. Everything is organic and bio friendly.


Neighborhood Description

We live in a rural neighborhood with lot sizes a minimum of five acres. We are surrounded by second growth forest, pastured land, and gorgeous vegetation.
We live on a secluded private road. The property is perfect for a family home, a get away, a retreat center, or a B & B. Grocery Stores, Art Studios, a Performance Art Center, Top Rated Inns and excellent restaurants just minutes away with a camaraderie that only happens in close communities.


Market Area

South Whidbey Island is a destination that calls to those who find their way here. An environmentally aware community with farmers markets, organic food, talented artists, skilled artisans, outstanding musicians, eclectic stores, all with a deep sense of community spirit. We are a short 15 minute ferry ride away from major shopping, and the Seattle area.

The beach is five minutes away, horse back riding trails for miles, three fresh water lakes in a 15 mile radius, two state of the art recordi


School District

South Whidbey, Waldorf,


Community

Fabulous diverse community of artists, professional, small farms...Beautiful beaches minutes away. Ferry 2 miles, 15 minute ride and 20 minutes to Seattle. Great stores, wonderful healers, 4 organic markets with 2 farmers markets. Wonderful parks, great festivals, fabulous performing arts center...It doesn't get any better!


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


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 Electric Radiant
Wood Stove
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Shingles - Wood
Wood
Interior Finish Wood - Solid
Interior Paint No VOC
Plant Based
Floor Material Other
Tile
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Other
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Fiberglass
Recycled Denim Batt

Garage / Car Port

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