Non Toxic, clean building materials
Whimsical, curvy, light-filled studio loft home with artistic details. 445 sq. feet plus loft of 103 sq ft. with 12 foot tall ceiling in living area; open plan. Gated and fenced yard; RV access; lot size of 59’x140’. It's built with steel frame and rigid foam insulation (termite proof) and stucco exterior and old fashioned plaster interior, with tile floors. The kitchen is redwood frame (termite-resistant) with formaldehyde-free fiberglass insulation.
Fragrance free, formaldehyde free, no particle board
Real plaster with cement and lime without additives or plasticizers • No carpeting, no linoleum, no pesticides. Tile floors • Allergen-free: no paints, no plastic, no cleaning chemicals, fragrance free with no chemicals. Originally built for chemically sensitive owner. Wiring is in conduit (extremely low EMF), and PEX plumbing. New septic.
All electric, setup for shop or electric car charging, with underground electric entry setup for possible addition.
A shipping container, 45’x8’x 9.5’tall, can been used as a workshop, storage, office and a guest bedroom. Industrial locking doors and a “people-sized” entry also. Perfect location for solar electric add-ons.
About Ajo, Arizona
Ajo is in a clean air shed of southern Arizona, southwest of Tucson, 35 miles north of Organ Pipe National Monument. There is no industry upwind of the area. It's under a mile to open, clean public land for easy visits to the beautiful Sonoran desert. Also very near BLM land and the Cabeza Prieta Wildlife Refuge.
Town and Culture
Ajo is tiny, but with a lot of diversity, with people of all cultures, community centers, and variety of churches. Arts and cultural events are at ISDA, the International Sonoran Desert Alliance. A few facts at the Ajo Chamber of Commerce. Photos at Chamber of Commerce. Wildlife information, museum, talks are at the Cabeza Prieta Wildlife Refuge and Organ Pipe National Monument. Article at Atlantic Monthly
A local IGA grocery is in town with a good selection. Ajo CSA, Community Supported Agriculture. There is a strong local community garden with more gardens in the works; more info also at Ajo CSA. There's a weekly farmers market at the Plaza
Nearest large groceries (organic and otherwise) are in Phoenix, Maricopa, etc, and Tucson:
Please call to discuss and ask me lots of questions. Details about renting - PDF with info on 4BR and 2 BR.