Pittsboro, North Carolina — Green Home For Sale

Beautiful, solar and energy-star home set on 5 serene acres near Chapel Hill, NC.


Listing ID: 19181


  • Green Home
  • Healthy Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $525,000
Annual Property Tax $3,800
Annual Utility Cost $1,100
Home Area 2,729 sq ft
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms
Total Property Area 5 acres
Year Built 2009

Property Description

The house at 183 Bingham Ridge is a classic craftsman style, with all the modern amenities. It is run by a 3KW active solar system, with passive solar design and has a whole-house generator for back-up. There are 4 bedrooms upstairs and an office on the first floor. Hardwood floors and ceramic tile are throughout (no carpet), and all paint is 0 VOC. Windows are low E, and all appliances are energy-star designated. The kitchen and bathrooms have beautiful custom cabinetry, and the fireplace is stacked stone. The house sits on 5 serene acres in a solar community of 15 houses, only 10 minutes from Chapel Hill, NC.


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

3 KW active solar system
passive solar design
appliances are all energy-star
0 VOC paints throughout
no carpet, all natural hardwoods with water-based stains
Low E windows
Spray-in foam insulation
sealed crawlspace


Neighborhood Description

There are presently 15 houses in the neighborhood, with future potential to 39. All houses are solar and green. All houses sit on at least 2 acres of land, many sit on 5+ acres. Lots of privacy, but still in a neighborhood. There is a mix of families with some retirees, some children.


Market Area

The house is located in Pittsboro, NC, which is a quaint small town, but only 10 miles from Chapel Hill, NC which has many wonderful restaurants, shops and also is home to UNC.


School District

Perry Harrison Elementary, North Woods High School


Community

Bingham Ridge


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story


Location of Home or Land

Rural


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


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 Forced Air - Heat Pump
Cooling System Conventional Heat Pump
Ventilation System Part of Cooling System
Part of Heating System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Solar - Photovoltaic
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 No VOC
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Asphalt Composition Shingle
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 2
Garage Area 529 sqft