261 Aspen Dr

Durango, CO 81301

About this property

End of the road privacy! Attention fisherman, hikers, skiers, backpackers, snowmobilers, paddle boarders, swimmers, outdoor enthusiasts- really anyone who enjoys privacy- welcome to your aspen dream spot. Built by renowned builder Dave Lafferty, this 2,385 square foot home is nestled in on almost 6 acres of Douglas firs and aspen trees and is the perfect launching pad to the San Juan National Forest. This delightful home has floor to ceiling windows that bring the outdoors in and provide amazing views as well as an abundance of natural light all year round. The great room has vaulted T&G ceilings and a gas fireplace to keep you cozy as you watch the snow fall outside in winter. The fabulous kitchen has knotty alder cabinets, recessed LED lights and a window above the sink so you can watch for wildlife as you clean up. Off the kitchen is a bright and spacious dining room overlooking an oversized porch, perfect for entertaining inside or out. The main level also features two bedrooms, a full bathroom and a separate laundry room. Upstairs you will find a loft bonus space off your enormous master featuring his/her walk-in closets. The master bath features a soaker tub, walk in shower and dual vanity with lots of windows creating a light and bright space. The hidden gem to this property is the heated walk out basement which is a blank slate- ready for you to create what your heart desires! This adds approximately an additional 1,000 square feet of useable space. With updated light fixtures, a modern bathroom complete with a rustic wood vanity, walk in shower, and accent wall, this area could be finished off for a family room, den or even a mother in law suite, already complete with plumbing and electrical in place. Off to the side of the heated area you will find an additional storage/work room. Off the main level is the attached, oversized two car garage opening into a spacious driveway with ample parking. The HOA dues are $750 a year and cover snow removal and road maintenance to your property line. Sitting high above 622 acre Lemon Reservoir, fed from the picturesque Florida River, you can fish, paddle board or kayak in a moments notice. Adjacent to 1.8 million acres of national forest and the Weminuche Wilderness, you can snowmobile a 10 mile loop right from your front door. The Wilderness Lakes subdivision is a perfect location for those who want to be in the middle of some of the best outdoor recreation opportunities Southwest Colorado has to offer.

Date Added
October 15, 2020
Listing Status
Days On Site

Features and Additional Information

Lot Size
257,004 SqFt
Property Type
Three Story
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$599,000 Active
3 Beds
2,386 SQFT



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Area Information

Durango Rural | La Plata County | Wilderness Lake

$ 599,000
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    Durango 9-12

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