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Off grid 3+ bdrm home for sale at Earthaven Ecovillage in NC mountains

by C Wood
Cohousing Openings + Real Estate
Black Mountain, NC

 “The Nest” 3+ bedroom home at Village Terraces Cohousing Neighborhood
Off-grid home with high speed internet at Earthaven Ecovillage

Asking price: $238k

“The Nest” is a comfortable, bright, open common-wall dwelling, with 3 bedrooms plus 1-2 small “bonus” rooms.  Features a modest kitchen with hand-built cabinetry in the open living dining area, and a full bathroom with composting/flush toilet and clawfoot tub as well as a spacious pantry. 1,152 square feet indoors, plus 3 beautiful decks overlooking community fields and ridgelines. This includes “Treetop apartment,” integrated into the Nest, yet also can be separated with private entrance and access to commons, for a teenager/family member/renter. An second additional adjacent 567 sq ft ground floor space is available at $125k additional, for rental or other purposes.

You also have full access to Village Terraces common kitchen and facilities, as well as opportunities for gardening and hiking, with fields, forest and stream at your doorstep. The Nest offers both privacy and community!

This off-grid, passive solar, timber frame home–built of wood harvested from the land–lies in the center of Earthaven Ecovillage. The Nest is within Village Terraces neighborhood, the most developed neighborhood at Earthaven, with a dozen or more mature, life-loving, ecologically minded cohousing neighbors. Comfortable and ecologically responsible amenities–including shared solar electric system, well water, and wood-fired heat and hot water. High speed internet also available.

Earthaven, an established inter-generational permaculture-based intentional community, is a 45 minute drive from Asheville (30 minutes south of Black Mountain). An initial rent to own 6-month period will be considered. Earthaven community service hours (4/week) and monthly neighborhood workdays contribute to the community.  Showings by appointment only.

For more information, contact [email protected] See also Earthaven’s website, www.earthaven.org

A unique opportunity to live in an ecological off-grid community!

CONTACT:  [email protected]

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