Walsenburg, Colorado — Green Home For Sale
A house that is one with nature is the essence of Streaming Light. Streaming Light is a one-of-a-kind, eco-friendly home, 15 minutes from the town of La Veta, and was designed to bring the beauty of its surroundings into the living space.
Listing ID: 20291
- Energy Efficient Home
|Asking Price (USD)||$1,999,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$1,900|
|Annual Utility Cost||$1,000|
|Home Area||3,058 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||48 acres|
A house that is one with nature is the essence of Streaming Light. Streaming Light is a one-of-a-kind, eco-friendly home, 15 minutes from the town of La Veta, and was designed to bring the beauty of its surroundings into the living space. Everything in this house was created to promote relaxation through nature’s elements and materials.
The home incorporates water, sun, and earth into its structure. A small stream (or rill) runs through the entryway and large boulders meld with the design. Exquisite ceilings and earth block walls are not only energy efficient but also add to the overall natural feel. The curvilinear structured open floor plan is very welcoming and perfect for entertaining. Accents like a petrified bathroom sink and beautifully carved doors bring more of the outside in and create a unique setting. The great room is designed around a large stone fireplace and the captivating scenery of the area. The dining room is warm and inviting with enough seating for twelve. The kitchen has a modern touch with a curved butcher block counter top seating area and unique custom cabinets. Every guestroom has a private entrance. And 360 degree views complete the experience with gardens and seating areas around the entire home. This is a home that truly needs to be seen to be appreciated.
What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?
Streaming Light was created from local earth, wood & stone, integrated with the surrounding environment.The home was designed using natural building materials incorporating many green design features, including compressed earth bricks, 56 native sandstone rocks, natural soy based foam insulation & plaster, sustainably harvested wooden ceilings, etc. It incorporates innovative & modern technologies such as an in-floor rill, electro thermal in-floor heating, light differentiated glass windows and a drip system garden.
This home has amazing views of the mountains and stunning sunsets!
Huerfano County. A beautiful and sparsely populated area that has all of the amenities you would need nearby. Enjoy the seclusion of mountain living with ease of access. A short drive to Walsenburg to visit grocery stores, hospital, Lathrop State Park, and so much more!
Small class sizes give your student the ability for more one-on-one instruction. The community here is very invested in their students and come to support sporting and academic events. Enjoy the sense of community that this area is proud to display!
Beautiful, welcoming, tight nit community with plenty of personal opportunities for growth!
Home Type or Land
Single Family - Single Level
Location of Home or Land
Elevation of Home
|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||Yes|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||No|
Forced Air - Electric
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Energy & Water
Plaster - Earth
Garage / Car Port
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Number of Cars||2|
|Garage Area||915 sqft|