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John Shaw's Earthship House 'green architecture' known as 'Earthships'

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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
El Prado, Taos, Taos County, New Mexico
Mesa - Blueberry Hill area - 14 miles to Taos Ski Valley and 4 miles to Taos plaza shops, restaurants, galleries and Museums

John Shaw, retired professor of architecture, designed and built the John Shaw House in the early 90’s as a family getaway for his wife and 3 young children. The now grown children, now share this treasure with today’s young (and not so young) families.

The term “Earthship” is familiar concept in Taos, but is new to most other folks around the world. Mike Reynolds first introduced the concept in the early 1970’s by building these new eco-friendly homes with recycled tires filled with rammed-earth offering excellent thermal mass and huge savings on gas and electric bills.

The 1,400 square foot 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home was built in 1993, and is located half way between the village of Taos, NM (8 miles) and the...
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Listing #FKN7184963
About the Manager
Premiere Properties Vacation Rentals, LLC
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Unknown type bathrooms (2)
  • Washer
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John Shaw, retired professor of architecture, designed and built the John Shaw House in the early 90’s as a family getaway for his wife and 3 young children. The now grown children, now share this treasure with today’s young (and not so young) families.

The term “Earthship” is familiar concept in Taos, but is new to most other folks around the world. Mike Reynolds first introduced the concept in the early 1970’s by building these new eco-friendly homes with recycled tires filled with rammed-earth offering excellent thermal mass and huge savings on gas and electric bills.

The 1,400 square foot 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home was built in 1993, and is located half way between the village of Taos, NM (8 miles) and the world-class village of Taos Ski Valley (10 miles). The physical placement wa...
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House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Unknown types
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$203
$1,153
$2,970
Jul 1, 2018 -
Sep 6, 2018
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3 nights
$228
$1,311
$3,420
Sep 7, 2018 -
Nov 19, 2018
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3 nights
$203
$1,153
$2,970
Nov 20, 2018 -
Dec 20, 2018
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3 nights
$228
$1,311
$3,420
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