Real EstateWisconsin ‘hobbit house’ offers elven bliss for $315K

Wisconsin ‘hobbit house’ offers elven bliss for $315K

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Ceaselessly frolic within the forest with this fantasy dwelling within the Wisconsin woods.

This “hobbit home” seems to be like a fantasy novel set, however not solely is it actual — it’s additionally on the market. Nonetheless, now it appears fairly near having a brand new proprietor. After simply eight days available on the market, it’s reportedly underneath contract and now not accepting showings. 

“There’s plenty of cut up ranges within the Midwest, however nothing fairly like this one,” realtor Sara Cappechi informed ABC7 of the River Falls property, which listed for $315,000. “What’s actually cool in regards to the partitions is that [it’s] spray foam insulation that they’ve painted white.” 

The 2-bedroom, two-bathroom domed home is sunk right into a hillside and set on 3 acres of personal woodland. It boasts three woodburning fireplaces, 5 skylights, two Google Nest-controlled furnaces and a placing resemblance to Bilbo Baggins’ tackle in “Lord of the Rings.” 

It’s cottage-core look has made it a success on-line, the place its recognition has introduced consumers in from far past its Shire. “We had brokers touring from Kansas this morning. Anyone from Milwaukee. We had anyone from Oklahoma,” stated Cappechi, who admitted to by no means having really seen “Lord of the Rings,” whereas acknowledging she “in all probability ought to have earlier than itemizing this property.” 

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The house is presently configured as a two-bedroom.
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The house has two bogs.
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The house’s kitchen.
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A eating space and fireside.
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The domed home from outdoors.
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The home was in-built 1972
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Considered one of quite a few skylights.
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A two-car storage on the property.
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The home is now in contract.
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The “bermed-earth-sheltered” home was constructed in 1972 and comes with a two-car storage, is “surrounded by nature and privateness” and is notably power environment friendly, in line with its itemizing.

Though one-of-a-kind for the realm, the compound is much from the one piece of actual property to appear like one thing plucked from a “Hobbit” soundstage: In 2020, a equally earthen construction in the course of Vermont went on sale for $220,000. 

“Our nation is so wedded to studs, sheetrock, plywood, plasterboard,” the property’s architect, Bob Chappelle, informed a neighborhood information publication. “All you get is a field.”

At his pad, residents take pleasure in a “fairytale-like dwelling with a number of open rooms, skylights, an enormous wood soaking tub, cherry eating room desk, cherry kitchen display screen, beautiful cherry mattress headboard and rough-hewn granite flooring and partitions,” in line with the itemizing on the time. 

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