February 27, 2024


Interior Of The Road

‘Earthship’ in Colorado fascinates in TikTok video



Screengrab from Realtor.com

The name “earthship” can be a little deceiving if you’re thinking about it in a sci-fi type of way. While it may sound like a bizarre plot point from a Ridley Scott movie, what it actually is is pretty cool all on its own.

Exterior Screen grab from Realtor

It’s a “passive solar home made of natural and recycled materials,” Environment-Ecology.com says, and this particular one on the Colorado Springs real estate market for $730,000 has bewitched the TikTok universe.

Family room Screen grab from Realtor

The popular HousesThatAreCool account did a TikTok video on the two-bedroom, one-bathroom “green friendly” house which is surrounded by Colorado beauty, and needless to say folks were fascinated.

Kitchen Screen grab from Realtor

“If only I was rich,” one person commented.

Bedroom Screen grab from Realtor

“Dream home,” another said.

Interior Screen grab from Realtor

“This is so cool,” someone said.

The inside is not only as captivating as the exterior, but it’s also a spacious 2,940-square-feet complete with an indoor pond.

Bathroom Screen grab from Realtor

Other features include:

Bedroom Screen grab from Realtor

The bedrooms are also pretty impressive.

Exterior Screen grab from Realtor

“Huge primary suite with walk-out to side yard, built-in planters, seating area, walk-in closet,” the listing on Realtor.com says. “Awesome guest room with built-in privacy planter wall and hidden Murphy bed.”

Exterior Screen grab from Realtor

Colorado Springs is about 70 miles south of Denver.

This story was originally published July 21, 2022 12:23 PM.

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TJ Macías is a Real-Time national sports reporter for McClatchy based out of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Formerly, TJ covered the Dallas Mavericks and Texas Rangers beat for numerous media outlets including 24/7 Sports and Mavs Maven (Sports Illustrated). Twitter: @TayloredSiren