Fossil fuel-free contemporary home was built in 2014 and has the potential to be net zero

Reduce your carbon footprint with this fossil-fuel-free, energy-efficient contemporary home. Built in 2014, this three-bedroom home can be net-zero with the addition of solar panels. Click here for more photos and details

  • Address: 214 1/2 Summer St.
  • Price: $959,000
  • Square Feet: 1784
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full and 1 Half Baths
  • Built: 2014
  • Features: Reduce your carbon footprint with this fossil-fuel free, high-efficiency abode. Factory built by Bensonwood Homes in 2014, the air-tight construction, continuous 10 insulation, triple-paned windows, and state-of-the-art air purification system almost meet PassiveHaus standards, without any compromise on style.
  • Open-concept lower-level features concrete floors; kitchen w Vermont birch cabinets, stainless appliances, & solid surface corian countertops; living/dining area w oversized sliding doors to magical backyard; half bath; laundry hookups; and handy mudroom with closet for all your gear. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms with warm white oak flooring & leafy views, and two full baths. Air source heat pump for heating & central air. 200-amp electrical. Oversized 24'x24' garage with high ceiling 12'x24' upper level & 100-amp sub panel. Net-zero capable, with addition of solar panels! Centrally located w great access to bus to Alewife, bike path, parks, and Mass Ave. Truly one-of-a-kind!

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