The House that Students Built - 413 23½ Street, Virginia Beach, VA
Single Family - $364,900
3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
1800 square feet
Less than half a mile to the oceanfront, this is the first “green” home structure to include sustainability features such as an aluminum roof; modern DWV pipe made from 100% recycled materials; energy efficient windows; Energy Star appliances; flooring developed from 60% recycled material; a closed loop geothermal HVAC system; non-toxic adhesives; shower heads; low flush toilets; water heater timer and recirculating system; landscaping; St. Augustine Sod and native plants requiring less water; and a bioretention bed for gardens. This charming home has hardwood floors on the first floor, tile baths upstairs, gas fireplace with tile surround in the great room, granite countertops in the kitchen and bathroom, wine refrigerator, all kitchen appliances, and a large shed in the backyard that matches the siding of the house.