Beautiful timber-framed cordwood unit for sale at Yarrow Ecovillage
Beautiful cordwood home at the Yarrow Ecovillage, Yarrow, Chilliwack.
#3-42312 Yarrow Central Road
Built in 2009
2022 property taxes: $1049.55 w/Homeowner Grant
Floor space: 1007 sq. ft.
Strata fees: $316.96/month (includes internet)
Unit #3 has solid maple flooring, newly installed LED lighting throughout, 2 bedrooms, four-piece bath, stylish living area, newly renovated kitchen with quartz countertops and stainless steel appliances, south facing solarium that opens onto deck and courtyard with pergola, with unobstructed view of garden, the farm and Vedder mountain.
It also has a mud/flex room, in-suite laundry hookup, and plenty of storage in the crawlspace and attached shed.
Cordwood construction is attractive, low maintenance and has excellent thermal capacity.
Ownership comes with use of commonhouse (hall, commercial kitchen, guest suite, laundry, mailbox) and community garden, as well as participation in stewardship of the 20 acre organic farm.
About Groundswell Cohousing at Yarrow Ecovillage:
Home to an intergenerational cohousing community that offers private living but with opportunities for community life. Among cohousing communities in Canada, Groundswell is unique in that we are stewarding a working organic farm, offering residents the opportunity to participate in food production and food security.
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Organic Farm and Community Garden
Your back yard is 20 acres of working organic farm, salmon stream and wildlife field, against the backdrop of Vedder Mountain; for those who don’t farm (most residents), the community garden provides more than enough gardening space for everyone!
Yarrow Community and Surrounding Areas
Only an hour from Vancouver, Yarrow is a vibrant town just off the highway between Abbotsford and Chilliwack that still keeps strong community feeling and tradition (see the annual Yarrow Days Parade); it’s nestled among rivers and mountains, with public amenities such as Fraser Valley Regional library branch, community centre, Yarrow Community School, post office, parks and shops.
Fresh food is readily available in Yarrow (Rehoboth Farms, Yarrow Farm Store, pizza shops, cafe, deli, supermarket, Farmer’s market, and much more).
Incredible access to nature, literally in your back yard: Vedder Mountain, Vedder River, Vedder Rotary Trail, Blue Heron Nature Reserve, Browne Creek Wetlands are all 10-15 minutes walk away, while Cultus Lake and Chilliwack Lake are a short drive away.
Please send us an email if you have any questions!