Glenwood, New Mexico — Green Home For Sale

One of the classiest off grid ranches in America. An 1873 homestead with incredible privacy surrounded by 6 million acres of the Gila and Apache national forests. The four gentle seasons of Southwest New Mexico complete this perfect setting.

Listing ID: 19872

  • Sustainable Home
  • Adobe
  • Off the Grid

Asking Price (USD) $1,290,000
Annual Property Tax $25
Annual Utility Cost $12
Home Area 3,400 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Total Property Area 160 acres
Year Built 1999

Property Description

ENCHANTED AND SECLUDED Live in luxury in this outstanding southwest home designed and built by an engineer with years of experience in the solar business. 160 acres completely surrounded by National Forest, 2 deep wells, a pump house, stock tanks and lots of water rights.
Main home has 22” thick adobe walls with footers to bedrock. Floors are ceramic Saltillo style tile. Kitchen has pecan cabinets and granite counter-tops with mesquite floors and stainless steel appliances. Southern exposed windows are designed to heat and cool the home to 72 degrees all year round.
Property also includes a Santa Fe style Managers House, a solar powered large metal building containing offices, bathroom, warehouse space and large shop. There’s also a rustic bunk house, a loafing shed for horses, a large arena and a round pen.
Excellent cell service all over the ranch. A solar powered microwave tower on property affords high-speed internet and multiple land line phones. This complete property is net 0 operating cost.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Heats itself, cools itself and makes its own energy (Electricity and hot water)3400

Neighborhood Description

Absolutely no neighbors

Market Area

Main shopping in Silver City 2 small local grocery stores

School District

Rural school district


Small friendly rural ranching communtiy

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 Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Solar - Passive
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Off the Grid
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Adobe
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Earthen Plaster
Interior Paint Other
Floor Material Tile
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Metal Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Fiberglass

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 600 sqft