Poway, California — Green Home For Sale

Virtually Off-grid 2006 custom home on a magical piece of land. Live the country lifestyle on 2.9 acres w/ all the modern amenities of a newer home near the city w/top schools. 1st floor master suite, open concept, 10-ft ceilings, lap pool & views!

Listing ID: 20352

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Photovoltaic (PV)
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Annual Property Tax $15,000
Annual Utility Cost $3,000
Home Area 3,319 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Total Property Area 3 acres
Year Built 2018

Property Description

Beautiful 2006 custom built home on a magical piece of land. Spread out and live the country lifestyle with all the modern amenities of a newer home near the city with top-ranked schools. Stylishly landscaped in front and all around home w/artsy accents like custom iron gate, rails & fencing. Exterior front entry way has a Zen Garden feel. Backyard has beautiful pebble-tech pool, views of the hills and plenty of additional space at back of property (currently a meditation labyrinth) for horses, kids, work?? Open concept design with 10-ft ceilings. Kitchen is open to living/dining area and comes with a large island/bar seating area. Gourmet kitchen comes with custom wood cabinets, granite counter tops and high-end stainless steel appliances. Custom fireplace & distressed wood mantle in formal living area. First-floor Private & expansive master bedroom suite comes with 3 walk-in closets, full-sized walk-in shower, free standing soaking tub, dual sinks and a full additional retreat room great for office, library, relaxing, baby/toddler room or sleepover with grandkids room. 2nd bedroom is in it’s own area off the front door with en suite bathroom. Large 3rd bedroom is upstairs with en suite bath. Owner had plans drawn for dividing upstairs into 2 bedrooms and a small foyer. Balcony off upstairs room has wonderful views all the way to the water on a clear day! There is a 3-car garage – 1 of the spaces has been converted into a bonus room that could be bedroom, office, studio, man-cave, or just converted back to a 3rd garage space.

This home is virtually off the grid and has multiple green home features that also save money. Being a newer build, the home is much better sealed & insulated for lower utility needs. PV Solar electric system is fully owned and provides free electricity. Dual pane windows throughout. Water filter at kitchen sink & RO filter at beach sink on island. Water well was recently worked on to replace pipes and dig deeper hole. Water well provides home with all their water needs. Dual-zoned hot water heaters. 3 A/C and Heating zones. Propane supports the stove, water heater and furnace. Concrete floors have a natural acid stain. Professionally landscaped with local & drought-tolerant plants.

Home is over-engineered with sheer paneling (spent ~$50k extra) for earthquake stability. And for fire safety, there is an additional water holding tank with hose, all exterior wood is painted with fire resistant paint, and interior has sprinklers throughout.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Efficient site design. Dual-zoned hot water heaters, triple zone A/C & heat, PV Electric solar, water well, dual-pane windows & well-insulated (passed title 24), natural acid stained concrete floors, water filters, and local drought tolerant landscaping.

Neighborhood Description

Rolling hills with boulders and valleys. Large lot estate homes within 35 min commute to downtown San Diego.

Market Area

San Diego is home to the best weather in the United States. Moderate temperatures, cool mountain breezes and sunny days all year round.

School District

The Poway unified school district is widely recognized with some of the best public schools in California.


On the eastern border of Poway, where country meets city, this community is only a 35 minute commute to downtown.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area No
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free No
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Electric
Solar - Active
Cooling System Conventional Forced Air - A/C
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Photovoltaic (PV)
Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Carpet
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 400 sqft