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MLS® ID: ML81776264

2548 Empire Grade

SANTA CRUZ, California, 95060

$1,650,000 Active
  • 1 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1776 SQFT
No show 'till Wed., 11/27. Offers reviewed Wed., 12/11 at Noon. Environmentalists dream! Designed by a former Frank Lloyd Wright intern w/ a large amount of exterior glass patio doors. Seller installed solar photovoltaics on the roof and modified it to make it extremely environmentally benign. Last year's net energy use was -2566 kWh for which PG&E sent a refund. Original windows were replaced w/ hi efficiency windows. Roof insulation replaced w/ higher efficiency insulation that is termite and rat resistant. The sloped roof is fire resistant cement tile. LPG generator w/ auto transfer switch, 220 Volt charging station charges car in 2 hrs. All local driving was powered for free! Kitchen redone in 2015 includes hi eff. GE induction cook top and a Fisher- Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher under quartz and acrylic counter. Adj. and just north of the house is a Redwood grove with 38 trees, "The best room in the house" including a small "Milk Shed" used by homesteaders to store milk and butter.
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Listing courtesy of Keller Williams-Santa Cruz


  • Full baths
  • Half baths
  • Full Baths Range
    2 Baths
  • Total Baths
  • Zip
  • Office name
    Keller Williams-Santa Cruz
  • SQFT
  • Bedrooms
  • Property type
    Single Family Home
  • Zoning type
  • Year built
  • Lot size
  • Sewer
    Septic Standard
  • Heating
  • Agent name
    Murphy Team
  • Purchase Type
  • Price Range
  • Square Feet Range
    1500-2000 sq ft.
  • Bedrooms Range
    1 Beds
  • Year Built Range
    1989 (and earlier)
  • Office ID


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