Spacious, eco-friendly, off-grid, 4-season home, A-frame style, located in a peaceful area on the banks of the Rabot River, accessible via a private bridge. New construction (2014), no next-door neighbors, ideal for small scale farming, hunting, and fishing (zone 11E), hiking in the forest, cross-country skiing, or snowshoeing. The house was built to live in year-round and can accommodate up to 10 people without any problems (good rental income potential). Single access point via a private bridge (built in 2013, engineer plan, secured gate), partially landscaped grounds, maintained hiking and cross-country skiing trails.
Cedar-shingle roof, factory-painted wood exterior siding (pine), poured concrete foundation, large high-end windows (Alumilex) including 18' double sliding doors opening onto 12'. 10' x 7' panoramic garage door with man door. Urethane insulation.
White pine interior wall covering (7" planks) and water-heated concrete floors (solar thermal).
Interior dimensions: 28' x 45'. Mezzanine: 14' x 21'9". Interior ceiling height: 12' on the ground floor (20' in the cathedral section), 8' on the mezzanine, and 7'7" in the basement. Double garage built into the house.
No Hydro-Québec bill: house oriented for passive solar with 4.8-kW photovoltaic solar system (21 x 225-W panels) and solar thermal with propane back-up system (85-gal. water heater and 10-kW Generac generator) that can provide electricity for the whole house and an electric car and allows for radiant floor heating with the hot water system.
Satellite internet, home automation system (Home Assistance), Blink surveillance camera system in place, and remote control of the temperature, locks (August), generator, and solar system. The house is fully wired for speakers (including subwoofers).
Link for the upcoming virtual tour.
Property with a great deal of potential, lot size included may reach up to 100 acres (to be discussed)
Technical data and inclusions:
-8' x 9' cold storage room and 8.7-ft. 3 Danby Diplomat freezer
-11' x 52" calacatta marble island
-Large thermostatic master shower with 24 x 18 rain shower head with 4 spray types and chromotherapy (Aquabrass Cura 958) and hand shower. Speaker and light fixture, epoxy floor finish. Plumbing and wiring for a steam bath in place.
-Built-in Duravit Sundeck tub
-Bathrooms with Duravit wall-mounted toilets.
-Central vacuum with retractable hose
-Fisher & Paykel DD24STI6 drawer dishwasher with integrated panel
-Blomberg BRFB0900 refrigerator with integrated panel
-30" Wolf gas stove, 4 burners GR304-LP
-LG WM8000HVA washer and gas dryer DLGX8001V
-4 kW sauna heater
-Vermont Casting Defiant enamel wood-burning stove with cooking hob, 56,000 BTU/hour (catalytic combustion)
-10 kW Generac generator, last maintenance: October 2020 (800 hrs.)
-170' well, capacity of 10 to 15 gallons/minute, 240V pump, 86-gallon pressure tank
-Septic tank and drain fields (2013), last emptied in summer 2020
-Solar system with 21x 225-Watt panels, 24V 4 kW Magnum Sinus 4024 inverter
-80 thermal heat collector tubes with two 80-gallon heat accumulator tanks and an 85-gallon back-up gas water heater.
-Possibility to include the furniture in place.
- Cedar shingles
- Engineered wood
- Wood stove
- Hot water
- Heated floor
- Thermoplastic cabinets
- Gas range
- Central vacuum
- Cold room
- Purification field
- Air exchanger
- Septic tank
- Ceiling fixtures
- Freestanding bathtub
- Separate Shower
- Totally finished
- Garage door opener
Parking / Driveway:
- Double drive
- With electrical outlet
- No backyard neighbors
- Residential area
- Water Access
- Panoramic view
- Water view
- Mountain geography
- River / Waterfall
- Mature trees
- Stone way
Near Educational Services:
- Elementary school
Near Recreational Services:
- ATV trails
- Pedestrian path