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Morningstar Ranch

587 Elkhorn Mountain Road : Durango, CO 81301

La Plata County, Colorado

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38 Acres
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Farm Description

This 38-acre equestrian estate is situated in the lush Animas Valley with unblemished views looking straight up the valley to capture Engineer Mountain from every area of the property. It includes a 4,800 SF main home, 1,800 SF private guesthouse with attached caretakers’ house, old restored barn with horse arena and riding pen, multiple pastures, ponds with water features, and a charming potting shed, all with beautiful and mature irrigated landscaping. This is a lovely estate that offers unique artistic elegance, privacy and easy access, just a few miles north of Durango.

Directions

Nestled in a picturesque red cliff and tree-lined valley a convenient twelve minutes north of Durango, the ranch has a private gated entrance off County Road 250, in the lovely Elkhorn Mountain Estates. Durango is a town of rural mountain charm and character, and has many big city conveniences, including a state-of-the-art new hospital, many fine restaurants, hotels, shopping, a four-year college, golf courses, first class fly fishing, numerous outdoor hiking and biking trails, with endless activities for the outdoor sports enthusiast. It is located 6,512 ft. above sea level, surrounded by scenic mountain views, and over 300 days of sunshine each year. Comfortable summer temperatures reach the upper 80s, while the autumn days are clear, cool and full of vibrant foliage colors. The crisp and sunny winter days often feature abundant, light powdery snow. The La Plata County area that includes Durango and Bayfield has a population of 44,000. La Plata County Airport runs daily commercial air service to Denver, Salt Lake City, Albuquerque and Phoenix, with seasonal service to Houston, and includes facilities for full service general aviation. The property is 100 miles from Telluride, 170 miles from Grand Junction, 200 miles from Albuquerque and Santa Fe, about 300 miles from Denver and Colorado Springs and 450 miles from Phoenix.

More Farm Details

Annual Taxes
$4,767
Owner Will Subdivide
No
Owner Will Finance
No
Owner Will Lease
No
Covenants / Restrictions
Yes
Residence / Home
No
Commercial Building
No
Zoning
Residential
Terrain
Flat
Access
Paved Road
Electricity Service
Yes
Telephone Service
Yes
Water Service
No
Sewer Service
No
Natural Gas Service
No
Cable TV Service
No
Cell Service
Yes
Internet Service
No
Well
Yes
Septic
Yes
Posted on FARMFLIP
2,133 Days Ago
Last Updated
1,457 Days Ago
FARMFLIP ID
43096
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