Exquisite estate complete with full equestrian facilities. This exceptionally well-crafted home on 283 plus acres just minutes from Mancos, Colorado boasts some of the finest views in southwest Colorado. Privately located on a knoll with views of the La Plata’s, Mesa Verde and the lush Mancos river valley, the estate is very private. Located just 5+ miles to downtown Mancos, 12 miles to Cortez and 33 miles from Durango Colorado, the ranch has access to services in all three communities. It is located only two miles from the entry to Mesa Verde National Park!
The main residence has been finished with high quality materials throughout. All of the rooms are spacious and each has a special view of one of the many picturesque landmarks in the area. It is complemented with an open, spacious living room, a dining room that will accommodate large formal gatherings and a fine cook’s kitchen complete with Viking range and a breakfast nook. The master suite, on the main floor has room for a sitting/reading area and a master bath complete with a soaking tub with a fabulous view, separate shower, water closet and duel vanities. On the other end of the main floor is a guest room with its own bathroom with a soaking tub and separate shower.
The lower level has a very large family/game room. Complete with a custom built bar. The room is large enough for home theatre use, game tables and gatherings. To the south of the main family room is a wonderful room that can either be used as a billiard room or a separate theatre room. Through a secret entryway, by opening the bookcases, you enter a secure room, that is protected by a steel door that can be used for valuables, a gun room, or to store collectibles.
The home is ideal for family gatherings, year-round living or for using for an exceptional seasonal home. It has regional craftsman work creating custom made trim, bar, back bar and cabinetry that you will enjoy for decades. The main floor has an evaporative air conditioning system as the entire home has in floor hydronic heat. The main residence also has an oversized three car garage with two bays accommodated by an oversized door allowing tall vehicles to be parked inside.
The equestrian facilities are top notch, with a 6-stall barn, complete with rubber mats and a separate wash down bay with hot and cold water, tack room and storage, and full bathroom. The barn is attached to an indoor arena that has quality sand footing, and wall protection, which allows year-round riding. The separate 8 vehicle garage/shop is perfect for a collector or a hobbyist. The Hogan is a studio with a bathroom which increases the guest capacity of the property.
The two-story log home with three bedrooms and two bathrooms can either be renovated, as it is dated and has some deferred maintenance, or removed if the new owner does not need this additional home.
Property Features Include: Ranch, Separate Guest Quarters
Views Include: Hills, Sunset, Sunrise, Mountain
Amenities Include: equestrian facilities
Built in: 2002
Approximate Square Feet:
Exterior: Wood & Stone
Roof: Metal roof.
Architectural Style: Ranch
Lot Acres: 283.53