Eco-Green Home: Designed by a PhD Consultant from the University of Illinois to be a passive solar "green" energy efficient Home and oriented to the south for maximum sun energy. Designed with super insulation (R39 in walls and 9" insulation in ceiling) and special flooring to absorb winter sun (& overhang for shading in summer). There are 3 massive fieldstone fireplaces that provide the "Thermal Mass" which will allow you to heat the home just from the fireplaces (there is also a heating system for back up). Circulation cooling fans, triple pane Pella Windows and limited windows to the North side of the homea truly designed "green" home for Today!
NowLet's see what great features this Green Home offers: Very open design with Master Bedroom, Living room, Kitchen and sun porchall facing the lake. The Living room features a massive fieldstone fireplace, with built in wood storage, pine cathedral ceilings, a full sized wet bar with ice maker, and sliding doors across the whole room with the most spectacular view of Dorothy LakeProbably the most noted feature of this home is that is situated very close to the lake so you feel as if you are actually ON the lake. The kitchen is open with custom knotty pine cabinets, big serve over counter and a Fieldstone fireplace, plus again, a wall of windows with spectacular views of the lake. Off to the side is a screened porch, which leads to a multilevel lakeside deckgreat for entertaining. On the other side of the home is the Master Suiteof course it has that same spectacular water view, a wall of built in closets, a master bath with a Jacuzzi tub and separate shower. Also on this level is a guest half bath; entry from the attached 2 car garage, oversized "mud room" with laundry facilities and lots of closets for all your recreational outfits.
The Lower level features 2 oversized bedrooms with floor to ceiling waterfront windows for passive solar and also great view, big closets and one of the bedrooms has a vanity sink especially for the girls in the family. In between the bedrooms is a spacious family room with a large stone fireplace, a full bath, den and lots of storage.
Additional features: Garage #2 is a detached 4-car garage with the ability to drive through (no backing up!), a keypad entry and water.
Age: 31-40 Years Old
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Range / Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
Area Amenities: Area Fishing, Area Hunting, Area Snowmobiling
Area Description: Country Living, Fishing, Green Living, Hunting
Bath Features: Jacuzzi Tub
Body of Water: Lake
Exterior Description: Wood Siding
Exterior Living Space: Deck, Screened Porch
Fireplace Count: 3 Fireplaces
Fireplace Description: Fireplace
Garage Count: 5 + Car Garage
Garage Description: Attached Garage, Detached Garage
General: Energy-saving Features
Heating - Fuel Type: Electric
Heating Type: Baseboard
Interior: Wet Bar, Cathedral Ceilings
Kitchen Features: Country Kitchen
Location: Lakefront, Waterfront
Lot Size: 100+ Acres, 257 Acres
Property Description: Acreage
Style: Country Home
Views: Scenic, Water