53001 N US Hwy 550 Durango CO Real Estate
Surrounded by the San Juan National Forest. WATCH THE VIDEO at the 'Virtual Tour' link. This 41 acre parcel and charming mountain home offer the ultimate in privacy, yet are easily accessed from Hwy 550. Tucked away on the flanks of Engineer Mountain, only 4 miles north of Purgatory Resort, it is an alpine oasis of meadows, forests, wetlands, and water. Your only neighbors are the abundant wildlife that regularly pass through the property. An unassuming gate hides a private half-mile driveway leading up to a spacious and comfortable home with views for miles. The contemporary exterior belies a traditional mountain interior, finished with pine and pecan, and centered around an immense 2-story field-stone fireplace. The property boasts a pond, a seasonal stream with waterfall, and a natural year-round spring with another waterfall. Skiing, golf, hiking, mountain biking, hunting and horseback riding are all close at hand. There is No HOA. Offered fully furnished and equipped, including a snow-cat which you can use for winter access if you prefer not to plow. Perfect for a family enclave or a corporate retreat; this is the special property for which you have been searching. Call today to arrange your tour.