Elk Springs Ranch is one of those special places in the world, known only to a few, that once you experience the area your heart will be captured forever. Here you will find this magnificent home on 41 acres, built in the quintessential Colorado Mountain style, and perched between the La Plata Mountains and the southwest deserts with their historical and natural wonders on full display. This private canyon setting is a haven for wildlife and a wonderful place to live closer to nature in postcard beauty, while still having easy access to all of lifes essentials - high speed internet, great schools, arts & culture, fine dining, and countless outdoor pursuits. When you enter this architecturally designed home you will find a comfortable, elegant layout that welcomes the outside in with towering windows to capture the ever changing views of the mountains and ample spaces for entertaining, as well as for work, study, hobbies, and quiet contemplation. Two main-floor bedrooms occupy opposite sides of the home. The larger primary bedroom has a luxury en suite bathroom with separate shower and soaking tub, and tremendous views of East Canyon and Menefee Ridge. The kitchen features a large central island and a gorgeous kitchen sink view, granite counters, lots of natural light and plenty of storage. There is a sweet covered porch off of the kitchen as well. Across from the island the pellet stove adds warmth to the sitting area. Upstairs, youll find a comfortable loft area that would make a perfect office or gathering room with striking canyon views from the floor to ceiling windows. The floor to ceiling rock fireplace is the centerpiece of the spacious living room, which features a wrap-around deck directly facing the mountains, shaded by tall ponderosa pines. The property itself is one of the prime view lots in the subdivision, which features gated access from Highway 160 and year-round maintained roads. On this diverse 41 acre parcel, there are open meadows, rock outcroppings, and a mix of pinon, juniper, ponderosa and aspen trees, as well as oak brush that puts on an incredible display of color in the fall. The home has an attached 3-car garage, and the outbuildings include a detached oversized 1-car garage & greenhouse, and a massive RV storage building measuring 52' x 41 with three 14 tall overhead bay doors. The home is just 23 miles from Durango and only 7 miles from Mancos, which was named one of Americas Best Small Towns by Smithsonian Magazine.
28 Mancos, CO 81328 Houses For Sale
Bill Stanley, United Country Blue Sky Homes and Land, C: 970-749-7671, [email protected], www.blueskyhomesandland.com: Bordering BLM with 100% visual privacy. This energy efficient 3 bedroom straw bale with detached garage apartment is a special property. In floor heat and passive solar with the straw bale construction keep utility costs at a bare minimum. The detached ADU garage unit offers extra storage plus the possibility of additional rental income or extra room for guests. Owners have loved the quiet privacy and stunning setting of this wooded lot with gorgeous unobstructed La Plata Mountain views. Not to mention many days spent exploring the nearly 3000 acres of adjacent BLM and State land.
Samantha R Gallant, Keller Williams Realty Southwest Associates, LLC, C: 970-759-0440, [email protected], http://samanthagallant.com: This stunning contemporary home located in the beautiful Mancos River Valley stretches over 80+ acres (55 irrigated) with potential for agriculture,cattle and horses. The land includes a large pond, two city water taps and fencing. The 4,521 square foot luxury home was custom designed by the award winning architect, Jim Choate (AIA 2010 Merit Design Award American Institute of Architecture) and built by Aaron Taylor using exceptional finishes, materials and attention to the smallest of details. The vaulted ceilings, jalousie windows, and abundant natural lightingshowcase spectacular views and is perfect for entertaining. The kitchen is complete with stainless steel appliances, Douglas fir custom cabinetry, a bar sink, pantry wall and flows beautifully to the great room for incredible entertaining options. The master bedroom is remarkable, with a built-in library, walk out balcony, large dual closets and a Swiss-style fireplace. The finishes throughout this house are exquisite and extreme attention to detail is displayed throughout the property. Let's not forget the guest house / studio / shop with living area, kitchen & dining, mezzanine and oh, so much more. There is even unique potential to add a general aviation air strip to the property, allowing private planes to land safely and conveniently. This is a special property featuring so many amenities at an incredible value. Call or text for your private tour.
Ellen Golden, The Wells Group of Durango, Inc., , [email protected], www.crenmls.com: THE HOME: This move-in ready, storybook log cabin was thoughtfully constructed by the current owners and has been lovingly maintained ever since. The MAIN LEVEL of the home offers a light-filled, open concept space with vaulted ceilings. The kitchen features a gas range and built-in microwave and is open to the great room, allowing you to interact with others while in the kitchen. The west-facing window over the sink showcases evening sunsets. The great room has plenty of room for a dining table and a comfortably appointed living area which includes a wood stove. From the great room, you can access a deck with views of the adjacent BLM acreage to the north and east. A large deck off the south side of the house offers plenty of room to entertain while enjoying unobstructed views of Mesa Verde and the Mancos Valley. A comfortable bedroom with double closets and spacious full bathroom round out the main level. On your way to the UPSTAIRS loft, take a moment to appreciate the custom pine-tree cutouts in the balusters and the cast-iron brackets on the post-and-beam construction. The owners have used this loft as the main bedroom and enjoy the amazing views and private balcony. There is plenty of room for a sitting area and workout space in addition to your bed.The LOWER LEVEL of the home has a third bedroom that can be used as an office. It stays warm in the winter with an efficient pellet stove. A full bathroom and laundry room make this a comfortable, private part of the home. OUTSIDE: The home is situated on a 38.77-acre parcel and bounded on the north and east by hundreds of acres of BLM land. In addition to the 2-car attached garage is a separate garage with a loft that could be finished to be an arts-and-crafts space, yoga/workout room, or whatever you can imagine. A separate workshop with overhead door is adjacent to the garage and has plenty of room to store your slide
15 acres in the Mancos Valley with a clear view of the La Platas! Beautifully re-modeled home boasts custom work and a farmhouse feel. The home has been heated with 2 pellet stoves located in the front room and the master back room. With the addition of a newer 30x36 shop with two 10x12 roll up doors and two 4' man doors and a wood fireplace, this property has everything you could need. Barn and piped fencing allows for livestock to be cared for easily with an automatic waterer installed.
Excellent location for a spacious home with 3 bedroom and 3 bathrooms. Main level features the living room with big windows looking out to the spectacular mountain views, dining room, Kitchen with lots of cabinet and counter space plus a pantry! Master bedroom with private full bathroom is on this level plus a guest bedroom and a 3/4 bath. Upstairs is a super sized bedroom with a 1/4 bathroom. Downstairs is a large entertainment room with a 3/4 bathroom and a walk-out to the attached garage that features a canning room. All of this plus almost an acre of land fenced plus outbuildings. Conveniently located between Mancos and Dolores.
Carrie Summers, Colorado Ranch and Home Realty, C:: 970-759-2540, [email protected], www.coloradoranchandhome.com: Welcomed by large manicured yard on a sprinkler system with shade/fruit trees. Located on a quiet street in Mancos, this home has only had one owner! Well kept home with large windows, open kitchen with plenty of storage, living room with wood fireplace, den, shed (10x20) and 2 car carport with storage. Backyard is perfect for entertaining. Furnace, air conditioner, and water heater, new within past year!
This incredible home is located on 3 lots with views of the La Platas in Mancos, CO. This beautiful home has an amazing kitchen with granite countertops, a double oven and slide out drawers throughout the cabinets The cabinets are oak custom cabinets. This spacious kitchen is a cook's kitchen with a lot of counter space. There is tile flooring throughout the home. The master bedroom is gorgeous with a separate fence onto the large patio for privacy. One of the great features of this home is the large 4 car garage. The beautiful landscaping and open concept give this home light and space! The landscaping is beautiful with raised beds for flowers or vegetables and a fully fenced backyard with a sprinkler system. This is a must see. CALL FOR A SHOWING TODAY !!!
Cassie Baier, The Wells Group of Durango, Inc., C: 970-749-5954, [email protected], www.crenmls.com: Well-maintained 2003 home on a permanent foundation on large lot in town Mancos. This home has an inviting open floor plan, master suite with ensuite bath and walk-in closet on one side of the home, 3 bedrooms and bath on the other side. The kitchen, dining, and living room have raised ceilings and the kitchen has 2 pantries, a large island and opens to the fenced back yard. Enjoy the yard, fire pit, and summer barbecues. There is a storage shed included in the backyard. Don't miss the views of the LaPlata Mountains and Mesa Verde. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the town of Mancos.
Eric Cheever, Regents Real Estate Group Inc., C: 970-366-9495, [email protected], www.crenmls.com: Stunning mountain views surround this custom built log home. Situated on a pristine 106 acres just north of Mesa Verde National Park, this immaculate home has a stunning great room for you to relax and enjoy all that Mancos, CO has to offer. This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath log home is the perfect place for all your needs, providing ample living space to entertain inside and 106 acres to enjoy the outdoors as you desire. Radiant in-floor heating provides a quiet and warm environment. The main floor master bedroom has a beautiful bathroom and its own exterior door access to the patio. The loft space provides a wonderful area to work or entertain, with spectacular views of Mesa Verde. A 2 car attached garage ensures easy access to your vehicles year-round. The property has a large pole barn and horse stalls for storage or equestrian use. Use your land to cross-country ski, bike, hunt, or hike without ever leaving your property! This property includes 3 Shares of Summit Water Co. and numerous side-roll irrigation systems through the property. This unique home provides easy access to either Cortez or Mancos, CO. Don't miss out on this one-of-a-kind log home!
Silver Creek Ranch - a 400 acre in holding within the San Juan National Forest about 15 minutes NE of Mancos, CO with some mineral rights included. Two trout streams and numerous beaver ponds have good populations of brook trout. There are a number of large meadows scattered among the aspens, spruce and gamble oak. The ranch is home to significant populations of wildlife including elk, deer, bear, mountain lion, turkey, grouse and bobcats. During warmer months the mountain meadows contain wild irises and other wildflowers in bloom along with significant water from the spring runoff. The ranch is fenced and cross fenced for grazing cattle in the summer months. The property is improved by a large building with a 3 car oversized garage for vehicle or equipment storage, a large heated bonus room, and a two bedroom, two bath apartment. There is also a new building for storing equipment and two large box blinds for wildlife viewing. A large outdoor fireplace is a perfect place to unwind after a day afield. Many excellent locations exist on the property to build the once in a lifetime estate with incredible views of the scenic Mancos Valley.The ranch has a well constructed all weather road with a private year round road easement through the forest. This is one of those rare opportunities that are very hard to find!
Take the boat out for your sunset paddle on the 40 acres with pond and beautiful home! The kitchen and living room are open with large windows for taking in the La plata Mountain views. The master suite has a walk-in closet and private bathroom. There is a hot tub room with private patio to the side. The property is fenced and cross fenced with public land close by to saddle up and go for a ride. There is an arena plus horse barn with 8 stalls plus hay storage. Above is an unfinished area for many different uses.
Enjoy the best of what southwest Colorado has to offer in this stately home, nestled on approximately 75 acres in a private canyon bordering over 7,000 acres of the BLM Menefee Mountain Wilderness Study Area. This exquisite property is located in Elk Stream Rancha tight-knit gated community conveniently located between Durango and Mancos. Designed by renowned architect Dean Brookie and completed in 1999, this home is the one for the discerning buyer seeking that seamless blend of design and environment. Mission-style accents abound in this gorgeous arts and crafts-style home, from the concrete archway and the rustic corbels you see as you walk up to the front entry, with its Frank Lloyd Wright inspired side panels of stained glass, to the light fixtures illuminating the extensive custom woodwork and trim in the living room area. The woodwork throughout the home is reclaimed 50-year-old douglas fir, lending its warmth and depth of character to the home. Over the living room is a soaring vaulted and beamed ceiling that also spans the upper loft area, perfect for a library, home office or gathering space. Windows high and low bring in lots of natural light. The primary bedroom suite is on the main floor, complete with two walk-in closets, and a five-piece bath en suite. Completing the main level is the dining room and cheery kitchen done in striking black and white, and featuring an antique biscuit-baking station built into the island. There are two additional bedrooms on the upper level along with a full bath. The entire home has radiant in floor heat, including the lower level where a bonus room could easily be converted to a 4th bedroom. This grand home boasts extensive rock-work on its exterior and landscaping, with an attached 3-car garage featuring a graceful arched entry area. Expansive Trex decking allows living spaces to extend to the great outdoors. An additional detached garage provides more storage for your toys as well as workshop room. When youre ready to explore town, Mancos is only about 12 minutes away. A thriving art community, Mancos was named one of Americas Best Small Towns in the Smithsonian Magazine and offers a wonderful mix of farm to table restaurants, a world-famous bakery, art galleries and one-of-a-kind small town artisan shops and beautiful parks! Come discover this gem of southwest Colorado!
Paul Adams, Regents Real Estate Group Inc., C: 970-394-0688, [email protected], www.crenmls.com: Beautiful Views both inside and out! this multi level home offers seclusion on acreage. 36 acres with rolling terrain and trees. This home for sale in Mancos Colorado also offers a large 3 car detached garage, small out building and borders over 700 acres of public land. Heated Stamped Concrete Floors on both levels. Two sinks in the open kitchen, a wood burning Stove for Ambiance and tall vaulted ceilings. Breathtaking views of the Sleeping Ute and Mesa Verde. Don't miss out, schedule your showing today.
Carrie Summers, Colorado Ranch and Home Realty, C:: 970-759-2540, [email protected], www.coloradoranchandhome.com: Located a 1/2 mile off highway and nestled among the trees for privacy and views. Not a home in signt! Featuring: hardwood floors, great room, large open kitchen with plenty of storage, 9 ft. ceilings, woodstove, laundry room, large primary suite and 2 other bedrooms plus 2.5 baths on main floor. Walk out basement has a den, and another bedroom! Covered porch for spectacular mountain views. 1 car garage attached, detached heated garage/shop (20 x 30) with 220 electrical service, fenced garden area, and RV hookup. 3 enclosed sheds 10 x 20 and firewood shed. Low maintenance landscaping with rain water system. No covenants or HOA! Water, electricity and trash $120 a month. Propane tank (500 gallons) filled up once a year. Video available.
Under construction now the pro panel roof just went on, charcoal grey, the wiring, plumbing will start next. 3 bedroom, office ,great room ,custom cabinets in kitchen. Very nicely finished. 1 car garage on paved street in Mancos, walk downtown for coffee every morning. Pictures are from the interior of the first home built and sold.
History at its finest! Located in the heart of our special town of Mancos. This well preserved historical monument has been a successful B & B and in the beginning know for being the local hospital. It is located in the heart of Mancos. Convenient for travelers to Mesa Verde, Durango, and many of the other popular area attractions. This building is AMAZING! 7 Bedrooms many with rock fireplace, 5 Bathrooms make this a great gathering place for many events. The covered front porch is very welcoming. The stairs are hand cut slabs of rock. The lot is over a half acre with iron fencing and a covered hot tub gazebo. This is history and craftsmanship at its finest.