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5 Acres Near Fort Garland

Fort Garland, CO 81133

Costilla County, Colorado

5 Acres
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Farm Description

Seller financing is available for this property.

All Qualify And There Is No Credit Check:

$500 down, $200 per month for 42 months

or $500 down and $300 per month for 28 months

Cash price also available.

Make Your Down Payment And Use This Land Today.

South of Hwy 160, great view of Mt. Blanca. Town of Blanca is 25 minutes away.

Nestled beneath blue skies and 14,000+ ft mountain peaks, the San Luis Valley is surrounded by the beauty, wonder, recreation and wildlife, which make the Rocky Mountains famous.

PICTURES: Pictures were taken about 1 mile away. Due to weather conditions, I have not been able to get pictures of this exact property, I should have these within the next week or so.

Topography: The property is mostly flat.

Size: Five acres, 330 ft by 660 ft.

Roads: Access to the property is on dirt roads.

Population: The San Luis Valley 46,000 people.


WATER: The average well depth in the San Luis Valley Ranches is about 180 FT, drilling costs about $35 per foot. A money saving option: to start out, or if you're just using your land for vacation, you can haul your own water. You can fill a 500 gallon tank at the Alamosa Water Dept. for as little as $2.50.

Septic Systems: cost as little as $3,000-4,000.

Power: The San Luis Valley has the strongest solar power resources in the state, the highest per capita concentration of home-based solar energy systems in the United States. The cost of solar system kits start at about $1100.

Gas: Propane is used for cooking, refrigerator and heat. Propane is delivered throughout the valley. Most people also use woodstoves for heating. Abundant cheap firewood is available in the local forest. Generator: People use gasoline generators for back up, like when times call for using large power tools.

Planning and Zoning: Two homes allowed: A main house and a ranch hand house ( mother-in-law house ). Residential zoned.

Fire Protection: Provided by the San Luis Volunteer Fire Department in Fort Garland.

Police Protection: Provided by Costilla County Sheriff office in San Luis.

Education: Elementary, junior high, and high schools are located in all main towns in the valley. Adams State College is located in Alamosa. Small classes, low tuition and faculty dedicated to teaching have put this college on the exclusive list of America's 100 Best College Buys for three years in a row.

Convenience shopping is available in Blanca, Fort Garland and San Luis. Alamosa has major shopping facilities. Walgreens, Walmart, Home Depot, Farmer's Markets etc.

INDUSTRY: Educational services, retail trade, agriculture, business & repair services, health services, tourism, art, entertainment, recreation services, finance, insurance, public utilities, manufacturing, wholesale, trader, transportation, mining, construction and public administration.

Located close (only an hour away or less) to some of the county's beautiful reservoirs, excellent for fishing and boating: Smith Reservoir, Eastdale Reservoir, Sanchez Reservoir, and Mountain Home Reservoir. Catch some fresh walleye, pike, trout or bass, and reap the benefits this area has to offer.

With its amazing mountain views and home to a plethora of wildlife, Costilla County offers some of the best big game hunting in Colorado. Deer, elk, and antelope may often be seen in herds grazing in the fields. Coyotes, bears, bighorn sheep, and mountain lions also make their homes here.

Dirt Road Lead Right to the Property.

Located near San Luis and Blanca/Fort Garland. Also not far from Alamosa all of your necessities are within easy reach. Alamosa is about 30 miles to the West and has a Wal-Mart and restaurants, while the amenities of the bigger cities are within a 1-3 hour drive.

Take advantage of this opportunity to own your own secluded off-grid property.

Start planning your future and invest in five acres of freedom.

All Qualify And There Is No Credit Check.

Parcel Number: 70324540

Taxes: $86.88 a year

Feel free to visit it anytime.

Farm Maps & Attachments

Directions to Farm

Google Maps Drive 30.3 miles, 38 min

Alamosa, Colorado 81101 to Sierra Grande R-30, Colorado


Colorado 81101

Head south on Ross Ave toward Fourth St

66 ft

Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Fourth St

0.4 mi

Turn left onto US-160 E

22.6 mi

Turn right onto Rd 17/Smith Ln

Continue to follow Smith Ln

5.9 mi

Smith Ln turns right and becomes Seventeenth St

0.5 mi

Turn left onto Pima Ave

0.8 mi

Sierra Grande R-30


These directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, weather, or other events may cause conditions to differ from the map results, and you should plan your route accordingly. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route.

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Owner Will Finance
Owner Will Lease
Residential Zoning
Flat Terrain
Dirt Road Access
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