Ulster County, New York — Green Home For Sale

Monolithic dome 80% complete, awaits your finishing touches. Passive solar, stream, interior timber framing with trees cleared from property. High tech/rustic. Legendary efficiency and total protection.

Listing ID: 18083

  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Natural Home

Asking Price (USD) $375,000
Annual Property Tax $3,500
Annual Utility Cost $1,500
Home Area 3,200 sq ft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 3.2 acres
Year Built 2004

Property Description

Monolithic dome construction is quickly becoming the green building of choice, totally disaster proof and totally energy efficient due to the insulated thermal mass and ancient building techniques which will last many centuries. Heat is Radiant tubing in the concrete slab; large picture windows create passive solar heating on the south side, 2 modern high-efficiency woodstoves (only need one). Modern custom kitchen and rough cut timber framing make it high tech but rustic luxury. The walls are rated R-60, and no air conditioning has ever been necessary. The best of all possible worlds combined into one structure.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Insulated Concrete construction, with timber framing using trees cleared from the property, this house will never need to be rebuilt. The energy efficiency is legendary.

Neighborhood Description

Wilderness area near rural land, state land, 30 minutes from Woodstock, 2.5 hours from NYC.

Market Area

Near several college towns in the Hudson Valley to the east and Catskill State Forest land immediately to the west, this is the perfect location for all activities.

School District

Rondout Valley School District


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


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 Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Solar - Passive
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Municipal Energy
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Masonry/Concrete
Steel Framing
Wood Timber Frame
Exterior Finish Stucco
Interior Finish Cement Plaster
Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Wood - Solid
Interior Paint No VOC
Floor Material Concrete
Roof Material Other
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport No