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Ecovillage/Co-housing: Ithaca, NY - 3 bed/2 bath home

232 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850, United States

In a Hut Shell:

Price: $ 250,000

3 Br | 2 Ba | Built: 2001

Status: FOR SALE

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Baths: 2

Furnishing: Unfurnished

No Of Flr: 2

Living Sqft: 1828 plus 8x10 functional loft

Lot Size: Homes are clusterd, the community is on 176 acres

About My Single Family Home, Duplex

Located in Ecovillage at Ithaca's second neighborhood (Song).

Is in a beautiful peaceful spot at the Western edge of the village and next to the paths to fields and woods.

Great room with 15' ceiling and wall of souther more...

Located in Ecovillage at Ithaca's second neighborhood (Song).

Is in a beautiful peaceful spot at the Western edge of the village and next to the paths to fields and woods.

Great room with 15' ceiling and wall of southern windows that have
spectacular distant view.

Covered back porch next to the woods.

Beautiful kitchen has tile counters, gas burners/electric convection oven, bottom freezer fridge & asko dishwasher.

Natural gas radiant slab on lower level and natural gas heating stove in great room.

Jacuzzi tub, W/D, garden space in front and back.

The lower level stays very cool in the summer and cozy warm in the winter, the upper level heats nicely on the sunny days with the passive solar.

High-speed Internet via village network.

Additional space in the Common Houses includes large capacity kitchens /dining rooms, children's playrooms, guest rooms, laundry room, sitting rooms & multi-purpose rooms.
Appraised at $250,000 hide

Character and Style

Ecovillage is a co-housing community on
176 acres with swimming pond, trails through fields & woods, 2 playgrounds, 2 common houses, community garden, vegetable and berry CSAs, common meals, and lots of opportunities to socialize in the community, but with privacy at home.

Check out Ecovillage at Ithaca at: http://www.ecovillage.ithaca.ny.us

Ecovillage is only 2 miles west of Ithaca, NY - a wonderful town with lots of progressive folks, 2 colleges and awesome outdoor resources (including gorges, waterfalls and a finger lake).

LIVING GREEN

Energy Star Certified Home. Passive solar design, Solar panels (for electric), Super Insulated/Sealed (SIP walls), Anderson double pane low-e windows, Metal roof, Hemlock siding, electric convection oven (but with gas top), asko dishwasher, energy star fridge, front load washer and compact florescent bulbs.

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Great Room/15' Vaulted Ceiling

Great Room/15' Vaulted Ceiling

 

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