Off Grid Cast Earth Home in Prescott, AZ

375,000  11.93 acres  Colleen Sorensen  BloomTree Realty

Price just reduced!!!  Live off the grid in this one of a kind, beautifully crafted Cast Earth home, designed and created by internationally renowned architect, Michael Frerking. Almost 12 acres gives you plenty of privacy and connection with nature. Corner lot adjacent to Long Meadow Ranch.

Passive solar design keeps the home naturally cool in summer and warm in winter. Radiant in-floor zoned heating system for ultimate winter comfort. Cast earth and imported Saltillo Tile flooring. Wood-burning fireplace in great-room. Solar room. 24 volt photovoltaic system with AGM maintenance-free batteries and 18-75 watt, 1-315 watt, 1-130 watt and 1-175 watt solar panels. Solar hot water with propane backup.

30 gallon per minute well w/3000gal Storage Tank. Rainwater catchment from workshop with 1600 gallon cistern to support pond and garden area. “Critter free” fully enclosed garden space next to the greenhouse. Back-up 12 volt solar system with L-16 batteries in Rastra Block workshop/garage and greenhouse. Trombe walls on the winter sun side of the home and workshop are used to absorb heat during sunlit hours of winter then slowly release the heat overnight.

Pond/water feature with meditation/yoga room or tea space for any way you’d like to spend some tranquil moments. This home is the perfect quiet place to “get away from it all!”