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Property Details

Property NameBateau De La Terre, Route De Barenton, Ger, Manche, Francehighly rated property
Property Locationview map
Property Type3 bedroom detached house
Price125,000 euros*
For further information & viewings, contactKevan Trott
tel: 07710415988

Summary of Property

PRICE REDUCTION!! Europe’s First Earthship Home, a 3 bedroom earthship designed and structurally built by Mike Reynolds the pioneer of earthships. A fully sustainable off grid house situated in a French Village, on a 1250m2 plot.

Environmentally Friendly Features

Solar Hot Water
2000 watts solar power system with battery store and inverter.
400 watt wind turbine
Rainwater catchment and 10000 litre cistern storage capacity
Passive Solar House
Solar Thermal Heating and Cooling
External Blackwater System
Internal Greywater System

Dimensions of Rooms (m)

Kitchen5.3m x 5.5m
LoungeOpen plan
DiningOpen plan
Bedroom 15m x 3m
Bedroom 25m x 3m
Bedroom 35m x 3m
Other RoomsUtility/Systems Room 1.7m x 1.7m
Bathroom 1.7m x 1.7m
Greenhouse 19.0m x 2.2m
Details of HeatingSolar/Thermal mass, woodburner
Average annual cost of utilities, electric, gas, oil, etc.£50.00 (LPG only)
Ground Rentn/a
Details of any Accreditation or rating, e.g., BRE EcoHomes, SAP, NHERn/a in France

Details of Garden or Outside Space

Earthship sits on 1250m2 plot.

Potential for Garage and Bicycle Storage!

Transport & Local Amenities

Parking facilities Driveway
Secure bicycle storage?No
Nearest shop/Post Office1km
Nearest leisure facilities12km
Nearest train station20km
Nearest bus-stop to main town/city

Further Information

Europe’s First Earthship Home – Designed, Endorsed and Structurally Built By Mike Reynolds and Earthship Crew from Taos, New Mexico.

Most up to date Earthship Technology incorporated into design. The Earthship is built within a Typical French Rural Village with good community facilities, shops, local fishing, rock climbing, walking and beautiful open countryside, yet within 45m mins drive of the coast, and an hour from the Normandy D Day Beaches.

Local towns of interest Mortain, Domfront, Avranches, Vire, Flers and Bagnoles.

Earthships are homes that:-
Heat and cool themselves naturally via solar/thermal dynamics
Collect their own power from the sun and wind
Harvest their own water from rain and snow melt
Sewage containment and treatment on site
Produce food in significant quantities
Utilize materials that are byproducts of modern society like cans, bottles and tires

* plus fees


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