41 Blacksmith Ridge Road

Ridgefield, CT 06877 (South Ridgefield) Directions
$685,000
  • 3Bed
  • 2/1Baths
  • 2,414Sqft
  • 4.68Acres
  • 1986Built
  • ScotlandElementary

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: East Ridge
  • High School: Ridgefield
  • Neighborhood: South Ridgefield
  • Price/Sqft: $284
  • Days on Market: 18
  • MLS: 99161192

The Ultimate "Green" Tree House

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: East Ridge
  • High School: Ridgefield
  • Neighborhood: South Ridgefield
  • Price/Sqft: $284
  • Days on Market: 18
  • MLS: 99161192

The ultimate "green" tree house! An architectural and engineering feat, this passive solar home is set at the end of a cul de sac on 4.68 private wooded acres. The owner custom built every inch by hand, from clearing the land to siting the home with true unobstructed solar southern exposure for maximum heat gain. The 1" random slate floors are set over 3" concrete for proper solar storage mass. The angle of the eaves acts as a self regulating mechanism to create optimal temperatures. Not only energy efficient, this modern craftsman post and beam home offers an open floor plan; soaring timbered ceilings;...

The Ultimate "Green" Tree House

Property Highlights

  • Mid. School: East Ridge
  • High School: Ridgefield
  • Neighborhood: South Ridgefield
  • Price/Sqft: $284
  • Days on Market: 18
  • MLS: 99161192

The ultimate "green" tree house! An architectural and engineering feat, this passive solar home is set at the end of a cul de sac on 4.68 private wooded acres. The owner custom built every inch by hand, from clearing the land to siting the home with true unobstructed solar southern exposure for maximum heat gain. The 1" random slate floors are set over 3" concrete for proper solar storage mass. The angle of the eaves acts as a self regulating mechanism to create optimal temperatures. Not only energy efficient, this modern craftsman post and beam home offers an open floor plan; soaring timbered ceilings; chef's kitchen; multiple decks/balconies, 2 wood stoves; plus impressive master bedroom suite. Total 2,414 square feet plus 936 square foot heated workshop and 3 garage bays. Remarkable!

The Ultimate "Green" Tree House

The ultimate "green" tree house! An architectural and engineering feat, this passive solar home is set at the end of a cul de sac on 4.68 private wooded acres. The owner custom built every inch by hand, from clearing the land to siting the home with true unobstructed solar southern exposure for maximum heat gain. The 1" random slate floors are set over 3" concrete for proper solar storage mass. The angle of the eaves acts as a self regulating mechanism to create optimal temperatures. Not only energy efficient, this modern craftsman post and beam home offers an open floor plan; soaring timbered ceilings; chef's kitchen; multiple decks/balconies, 2 wood stoves; plus impressive master bedroom suite. Total 2,414 square feet plus 936 square foot heated workshop and 3 garage bays. Remarkable!

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  • Additional Information
    • Attic Description: Storage
    • Basement Description: Finished, Full
    • Days On Market: 17
    • Elementary School: Scotland
    • Garage Count: 3
    • High School: Ridgefield
    • Living Area SqFt: 2,414
    • Middle School: East Ridge
    • Neighborhood: South Ridgefield
    • Parking: Attached
    • Sewer: Septic
    • Style: Contemporary
    • Tax Amount: $11,088
    • Tax Year: 7/16-6/17
    • Type: Single Family
    • Year Built: 1986
    • Zoning: RAA
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Additional Rooms: Breakfast Nook, Foyer, Great Room, Laundry/utility, Office/Comptr Rm, Workshop
    • Appliances Included: Dishwasher, Dryer, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
    • Attic: Yes
    • Beds: 3
    • Energy Features: Ceiling Fans, Passive Solar, Thermopane Windows
    • Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck
    • Exterior Siding: Cedar, Clapboard, Wood
    • Fireplaces: 2
    • Foundation: Concrete
    • Full Baths: 2
    • Half Baths: 1
    • Heat: Electric, Solar, Baseboard
    • Interior Features: 9+ Ceilings, All Window Treatments, Insulated Windows, Security System
    • Roof: Asphalt Shingle
    • Rooms: 7

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