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773 E 3rd Avenue Durango CO Real Estate

Welcome to 773 East 3rd Avenue. For the discerning buyer who appreciates the historic charm of the Victorian days while valuing some of today's modern conveniences, this home is a must see. Live in the heart of Durango on 3rd Avenue's tree-lined historic district where residents can enjoy downtown lifestyle within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, parks and trails. The 1817 SF home has been carefully restored over the years all while preserving the historic charm of the late 1880's when it was originally built. Windows, trim, and original details throughout the home have been mindfully maintained and restored over the years. The facade of the home is unassuming and fits right in amongst the other historic homes on famed 3rd Avenue. The front yard is lush and adorned with wrought iron decorative fence and inviting walkway that leads to the quaint covered porch. Once inside, you'll be greeted with a formal sitting room which leads into the bright and open living room with beautiful hard wood floors and a wood burning stove for warming on cool winter nights. Adjacent to the living room is the formal dining room with original pocket doors which leave potential to turn this room into a 3rd bedroom. Additionally, on the main level is a full bath, laundry room and kitchen. The kitchen is thoughtfully configured with outside access to the patio. The upstairs of the home contains the second full bath room, and two bedrooms and a bonus room that could serve as a nursery, office or hobby/playroom. The backyard is equipped with a sprinkler system for the lush green grass and is plenty big for enjoying the outdoors. Mature landscaping includes tall trees, privacy, and brick pathway to access the 2-car garage with access from the alley. This home is on a 7,500 sf lot and expanded uses should be checked with the City. This property is registered in the Historic 3rd Avenue Boulevard District and is subject to historical guidelines and approval of any exterior changes by the Boulevard Preservation Board. This is a must see if you are looking for in town living.