Mountain Vistas is a beautiful 70-acre estate with a gorgeous 5,031 SF newly renovated (at a cost of $250,000) custom home with 5 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half-baths; 3,840 SF barn/stables with 6 stalls, tack room, and caretaker quarters; excellent water rights; and expansive views of the La Plata Mountain Range. The property has been meticulously maintained with lovely landscaping, Juniper woodlands and 5 lush pastures with piped flood irrigation system. This ranch has all of the nicest amenities along with a beautiful residence that is the very epitome of living life in casual elegance - Colorado style. Recently Reduced by $200,000.
The estate is located 6 miles southeast of Durango – an easy 15-minute drive – on the Florida Mesa. Access is south on US Highway 550 and east on paved CR 302 to the entrance. The Florida Mesa is known for beautiful properties and productive hay farms and offers a gateway to Durango. The Florida Mesa is also known for its climate – longer summer and shorter winter. Durango is a town of rural mountain character and charm, yet has many big city conveniences including a new hospital, hotels, shopping, restaurants, golf courses and a four-year college. It is located 6,512 ft. above sea level in a picturesque area with 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. Crisp and sunny winter days feature abundant light powder snow. The La Plata County area that includes Durango and Bayfield has a population of 44,000. La Plata County Airport is 10 minutes from the estate and has daily commercial air service to Denver, Albuquerque, Salt Lake City and Phoenix, with seasonal service to Houston, and facilities for full service general aviation. The estate is approximately 170 miles from Grand Junction, 200 miles from Albuquerque and around 300 miles from Denver and Colorado Springs.