818 Cr 245

Durango CO, 81301


The High Aspen Ranch is a secluded 20-acre retreat located only twenty minutes from town in Sweetwater Springs, an area known for privacy, nature and, great views. The principal residence, guesthouse, 2 garages, barn, greenhouse, and 3 ponds, are centered on a beautiful parcel with rolling meadows, aspen and, ponderosas. Entering the gated drive, you wind past the horse barn and pasture to a contemporary mountain home. The entry immediately gives you a hint of the views from every room of this home. The main living area comprises a large dining room, spacious kitchen with an eating nook and, a warm living room centered around a contemporary propane fireplace, all with vaulted tongue and groove ceilings. The windows surrounding the living room give you expansive views of natures beauty and the stunningly clear water swimming pond with a recirculating waterfall. A French door leads to an inviting surrounding deck and the flagstone pond patio. You can let your pets run freely on the 3 fenced acres at the back of the house. Additionally, there is a guest bedroom, bath, office, pantry, laundry room and, a second office space. A few steps up, take you to a high ceiling, large private master suite with views of aspens and ponderosas. The lower level completes the house with a large bright workout room, another living area with a separate entrance, 2 additional bedrooms (one with a private office), and a third bathroom. The charming guest house, well separated from the principal residence, has a bedroom, full bath, loft, laundry room and an open concept living area. It features in-floor heat, hickory cabinets, granite countertops, and a propane stove. The bedroom has a walk-in closet with the bathroom adjacent, as well as a small laundry room. The loft is perfect for an office and has room for guests as well. The private deck, covered patio, a carport, and the fenced area for pets make this a perfect spot for your guests, tenants, or even a separate office. The main- and guest house have separate internet connections, enabling work from both locations. Break out to nearby Vallecito Reservoir or step outside and walk your dog, ride or snowshoe on your own private mile-long trail. This unique property offers endless possibilities to shape the lifestyle you envision.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site18


Bath(s) 5 Total
SQ Feet5,553
Car PortYes
Water FrontYes

Additional Information

HeatingHot Water Baseboard
Interior FeaturesWood Stove,Ceiling Fan(s),W/D Hookup,Vaulted Ceiling,Pantry
Available AmenitiesInternet

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information
CountyLa Plata
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango Rural
Community NameSweetwater Spgs
Middle SchoolMiller 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Sweetwater Spgs)
low | high
80.033333333333% of Average
low | high
81.955699621826% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
44.673203592814% of Average
On Site:
low | high
10.557184750733% of Average
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Listing Updated: April 6, 2021 10:51:37 PM PDT

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