Wind And Solar Off-Grid House That Rotates 360 Degrees For A View
Categories: Rural Land, Homes / Dwellings, Homesteading
This house has a construction history and a story like no other. When the original builder handed the photo set off to Susan when she occupied the house, it is beautiful and fantastic what he accomplished. See for yourself:
White Mountains of Arizona is known for outdoor living, lakes, steams, wild life, hunting etc.
Nearest "mall" Flagstaff - 2.5 hours away - - Nearest freeway (Hwy 40) prox 40 miles away,
Lows, Home Depot, Wal Mart, fast food chains, Safeway, Bashes tons of antique stores, JC Pennys, Sears, Tractor Supply, Cal Ranch, KMart, Lots of restaurants, only one chain restaurant (Native)
Some points of interest. 5,600 foot elevation - Four seasons
Water well is approx. 358 feet deep and is in the pristine water of the Coconino Water Aquifer
Well pump with piping replaced two years ago
Green metal roof 8 years old
Wood deck replaced 8 years ago
Inverter has one year of service on it.
12 Volt system converted to 24 volt in house
2800 gallon water holding tank
Batteries 9 years old - Rolls Batteries
Whisper Wind generator
Diesel Key turn generator with 100 gallon tank
approx. three acres fenced around house
within that 1/2 acre fenced cow/horse yard with run-in shed and feed storage area
also within the three acres small barn / concrete floor, for chickens/goats/dog kennel with 8' heavy duty chain link (grey building) and run yard
Black nights, for Star Gazers delights - - see the milky way like you probably Never seen it before
Collect Indian pottery shard, petrified wood - - has to be Indian arrow heads but I haven't found
Rifle target practice off your porch if you're so inclined
3/4 of the almost 47 acres is "ranch fenced"
Property split in three parcels for easy joint family ownership
One parcel has a septic tank already installed.
No road noise, no sirens, yet only 24 miles from town for supermarket needs
Snowflake Az is closest "large town" and is a beautiful town with hanging fresh flowers from lamp posts throughout town - - several gorgeous parks with summer concerts etc.
This entire mountain is a summer retreat for snow birds and has activities galore throughout summer in Show Low / Pinetop etc
Winter, we have ski slope which is real popular (Ski Sunrise)
Indian Casino - - indoor or outdoor concerts approx. 60 miles away in Pinetop AZ
the people who live here have a real want for a less commercial way of life, (while being able to drive to movies/activities when wanted) who garden, ranch, sell eggs, hunt/fish for food, make and sell natural products such as cheese, soaps, beauty and hygiene products without aluminum etc. There is a commercial lavender Farm here http://www.redrockfarms.com/
open to the public and sell natural products as well.
The petrified forest is approx. 40 miles away.
June is the worst month, normally hot, and still - - but then, the monsoons arrive in July and wild flowers, sunflowers abound and cools things off for the rest of the summer. Summer daily afternoon rain is common, but only lasts for about a hour. - Silver Creek Flowers,
Amelias Garden Health | Natural Health Food for Everyone and restaurant. and a Catholic Store
Well, that should get you started!!! Now enjoy some of the photos....
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