Carefully designed by the owner, for energy efficiency this charming home features passive solar, large windows with both plantation shutters and rolling electric exterior metal shutters on most of the windows. The main house has stained concrete, vaulted ceilings, 1BR, an office, and 1 1/2 baths while the guest house has stained concrete floors, 1 BR, sleeping loft, living area and a full bath. see supplement for more With solar in mind, the roof is designed to hold solar panels and there are cabinets designed for batteries. The kitchen has Subzero and Thermador appliances, ample cabinetry, an island plus plenty of counter space. Heating and cooling are managed with both a forced air unit, a swamp cooler and high efficiency fireplace. Windows on both side of the home allow for wonderful cross ventilation. The front patio has amazing 180-degree views of the mountains and is the perfect place to relax, enjoy a meal or entertain friends.