For the eco-conscious & self-sustaining buyer, this eclectic farmhouse in western Albemarle has the charm of yesteryear with its exposed beams, chestnut cabinetry, vintage doors & pine flooring. Modern luxury touches include a copper roof, hand-crafted exterior doors, Italian floor tiles & travertine countertops in the kitchen. Green features include solar panels for radiant floor heat, milk-based paint & low VOC materials. The 31+/- acres consisting of 3 tax map parcels, include pastures, forests, trails & a 3-stall stable. The amazing gardens include producing organic oriental persimmons, figs, muscadine grapes, blueberries, paw paws, & established asparagus beds. The home has gorgeous mountain views that can be enjoyed from most rooms.