Hope, Maine — Green Home For Sale

Beautiful, unique property with 4-5 bedrooms; energy efficient; solar and wind power; panoramic hilltop views; lots of wood and glass; open, light-filled floor plan; 2 car garage w/ rec room above on 7+ quiet acres in Hope, Maine.


Listing ID: 19481


  • Green Home
  • Off the Grid
  • Photovoltaic (PV)

Asking Price (USD) $398,000
Annual Property Tax $3,000
Annual Utility Cost $0
Home Area 2,700 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 7 acres
Year Built 2002

Property Description

This green home is located on a blueberry field on top of a hill with 360 degree panoramic views. It has solar photovoltaic panels, passive solar heating, an efficient wind turbine, lots of windows on the south and wrap around windows on the Southeast and Southwest offering expanded views and plenty of natural light. The home has lots of woodwork through out with pine trim, yellow pine flooring, and modified post and beam downstairs. The upstairs has 4 bedrooms and a full bath. The home has an open floor plan for the kitchen dining area and a separate living space downstairs and an additional room that can be used as an office/bedroom. Over the attached garage is a family room. There are two decks - one on the East and one on the West. The home is located in Hope, Maine - a beautiful town with a good school system, many lakes and mountains, and wonderful recreation opportunities.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Passive and active solar, wind power, well insulated, energy efficient, natural light - home faces South with plenty of windows, wood floors, modified post and beam downstairs.


Neighborhood Description

Beautiful country neighborhood on quiet road with wonderful neighbors.


Market Area

Hope, Maine is a quiet, friendly town 8 miles West of Camden. It has an excellent elementary school and for high school, students attend the Camden Hills Regional High School. Hope has several lakes and lots of recreational opportunities within a short distance to the coast.


School District

Excellent - both elementary and high school (are of the best in the state).


Community

Hope is a wonderful community: friendly, open, and a sought out place to live in beautiful Midcoast Maine with plenty of lakes, near the ocean, etc.


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


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 Other
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration Other
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Photovoltaic (PV)
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Shingles - Other
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Low VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 1000 sqft