Luxury Vacation Home Features Everything Needed for Off-Grid Living and More

Think living off grid or going green means skimping on the luxuries? Think again. A unique scenic property close to hunting and fishing just listed near Mt. Rainier and Alder Lake. This home breaks all of the rules, plus provides an absolute sense of luxury.

Seattle, WA – December 11, 2014  Getting away from it all shouldn’t mean having to give up luxury. That’s the silent message behind a luxury vacation home featured listing by Rose Porter of Keller-Williams Realty. The stunning home offers serenity, self-sufficiency and luxury, all packaged in a unique earth-sheltered home set on acres of secluded land near Mt. Rainier National Park. 

In a hurry-hurry-slap-dash world of constant contact, getting away from it all is vital to current day mental sanity. A vacation home provides the perfect setting to drop the always-on grind of daily life and take some much needed time to relax and reboot. 

A vacation home in beautiful Washington State offers so much more than just a place to stay. The acres of land and surrounding areas include terrific opportunities for fishing, hunting, hiking, four-wheeling, motor bikes and much more. For those so inclined, the property features gorgeous naturalized gardens. 

After a long day of playing in the great outdoors, the lucky homeowner can retire to a luxurious home and relax in a living room that features huge expanses of windows looking out on the scenic mountain vista. 

The earth sheltered concrete home was designed to blend well into the surrounding landscape to offer the ultimate feeling of serenity and peace. The thick walls provide security and energy-efficiency and enclose 3 bedrooms, 1 3/4 baths and a massive open kitchen for socializing and enjoying life. 

The 16-foot ceilings contribute to the overall feeling of spaciousness, and the embedded skylights and solar tubes bring in the natural light even on the most overcast days. The oversize kitchen features top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances and gorgeous granite counter tops. 

The beautiful elegant tile floors are part of a high-end infloor radiant heating system to keep the home cozy and comfortable. This low maintenance in-floor heating system acts to keep the house warmer in the winter and the tile keeps the home cooler in the summer.

In the bathrooms, marble surrounds the spacious tub and generous lighting adds to the feeling of luxury.The skylights, solar tubes and radiant-heating floors are just a few of the features that make this home a delight and part of a growing trend toward energy efficiency and self-sufficiency scale. 

The living area includes a built-in wood-burning stove for cozy evenings and added warmth. The 18-inch thick concrete walls prevent heat loss during the winter while ensuring cool comfort in the summer. The wood burning stove is even built in a way to heat the infloor heating and hot water tanks in the event of a power outage. 

The scenic luxury property is located near Mt. Rainier National Park and Alder Lake – a fishing mecca and the home of the 10 lb trout! Despite it’s secluded location, it’s just a short drive from nearby towns for the occasional evening out. 

The home is  priced $50,000 below it’s appraised value. Learn more about this unique property by contacting Rose Porter, Keller-Williams Realty. Cell Ph: 360-742-0494

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