San Lorenzo, New Mexico — Green Home For Sale
Two earth berm passive solar houses totaling 2,600+ sq ft adjoined by a courtyard on 43 acre country compound in the Mimbres Valley, south west New Mexico. A view to live for!
Listing ID: 20419
- Natural Home
- Select Vacant Land
|Asking Price (USD)||$479,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$1,592|
|Total Property Area||43 acres|
Walk through century old mesquite Mexican doors into the huge adobe walled courtyard connecting the two homes. Main house is one bedroom en suite, 1 & 1/2 bath, 12' cathedral ceiling facing southwest, open floor plan with 9' floor to ceiling opening windows southwest exposure, galley kitchen, Jenn-Air fridge, commercial gas range, dishwasher, granite counter tops and granite composite sink, granite counter tops and Mexican ceramic sinks in the bathrooms. Guest house is two bedroom, 1 bath, pantry, wet bar, wood stove, game room and sunken hot tub with stunning views of Cooke's Peak from both homes. The earth berm passive solar houses are very energy efficient and can save you money on utilities; on demand gas hot water, heats only when needed. 500 gallon rain water collection tank. The guest house could be a nice rental income, airbnb or an in law suite for teenagers or parents. This second house has a 'safe room' with a steel door; also 2 car garage, shop with 220 electric, plus 2 car carport with iron gates, circular gravel driveway, fenced yard with mature fruit trees (apples, pears, cherry, apricot & plum) and a dozen grapevines, raised gardens and fountains. There is a seasonal arroyo (creek), pad for RV parking and hook up and well with 3 acres of water rights. 1 mile to La Esperanza Vineyard, our local winery. Located a short, scenic drive to Silver City for shopping, restaurants, art galleries, doctors and hospital, Western New Mexico State University and the Grant County airport. Incredible property in an astoundingly beautiful area in the Mimbres valley, San Lorenzo, New Mexico where there is a take off and landing strip.
What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?
Southwest facing floor to ceiling windows that warm the house during the day.
berm houses are buried in the ground on the north side keeping them at a constant temperature.
rural country compound with horse farms and cattle ranches surrounding our location.
In the Mimbres there is a post office, country store and restaurant.
Silver City is a half hour drive from our location and Deming is approximately 45 minutes drive. Grant County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7) at an elevation of 5,732 feet. Gila National Forest, Mimbres Cultural Heritage Site,
Cobre Consolidated School District
San Lorenzo Elementary
Silver Consolidated Schools
Western New Mexico University
Gila Hot Springs Community nearby. Mimbres Region Arts Council, La Esperanza Vineyard and Winery.
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|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||No|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|