GREENBELT! Lovely 0.59-acre lot in Chalet 2, backing to greenbelt on the west - watch the sun set behind the San Juan Mountains, 50 miles across the valley. Fabulous views of the 14,000' Sangre de Cristo Mountains to the east, as well. Great neighborhood for walking, not far from Cottonwood Creek greenbelt/trails, Liberty Trail and the Ziggurat. The charming Town of Crestone and its amenities - mail, groceries, gallery, cafes, brewery, restaurants, hardware store, etc - are only 15-min away. Great opportunity to build your dream home in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Walking, Hiking, Camping, Birding, MTB, Rock Climbing, Hot Springs & Hunting are only some of the pastimes available in the San Luis Valley area. Water & Sewer tap fees are paid, with services provided by Baca Grande Water & Sanitation; please contact them for cost/details to hook in. Electricity is also available from SLVREC; likewise, please contact them for cost/details to hook into the grid.
534 Thornwood Trail, Crestone, CO 81131
This mostly flat, buildable lot is located on Cottonwood Creek at the base of the Majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Build your dream home or a second home to escape the hustle and bustle. This location is guaranteed to slow you down and force you to reassess what's important in life. There is plenty of hiking in the area. Bag some fourteeners that are accessible from the Willow Lake Trail or the Cottonwood Creek Trail. Visit the Great Sand Dunes National Park visible from this beautiful 2.65 acre lot. Crack 9 or play some disc golf at the Crestone Golf Course. Relax and unwind in the Hooper Hot Springs Pool, Joyful Journey Hot Springs or Valley View Hot Springs. Come and check out this little piece of paradise. See and feel what all the fuss is about.Visit Site Source
VIEWS, GLORIOUS VIEWS!!! You will feel on top of the world as you gaze out of the floor to ceiling, wrap around windows boasting incomparable vistas of the valley and mountains, from this secluded retreat at the end of the Baca Grande. Sitting on 4 consolidated lots, totally 2.61 acres, this home boasts 4 bedrooms, an office, together with 3 bathrooms & offers plenty of room for expansion. Enter on the upper level to a bright and airy, open plan kitchen and living area, with awe inspiring vistas. Gaze out of the dining room windows over the expanse of the San Luis Valley as you dine with loved ones. A carpeted spiral staircase leads you down to the first floor with separate entryway mudroom, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The spectacular views and unique, peaceful location, nestled in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountains, make this property extra special. 3 private upper level decking areas are ideal for lounging while drinking in the breathtaking natural surrounds, or star gazing. This home is an ideal getaway, especially in the current climate, removed from the hustle and bustle of the city and offering plenty of storage space, including an oversized walk in pantry for food storage, mud room, shed with electric and 4 ft tall crawl space. Cottonwood creek flows only 100 yards from your doorstep, while the hiking trail to the Tashi Gomag Stupa is on your doorstep. Escape to this mountain refuge and make it home or take advantage of the abundance of income producing potential, if used as a retreat center, B&B business, or community facility. The possibilities are endless. Come and make this heavenly haven your very own mountain retreat.
Imagine bright sunny days, dark starry nights, wildlife, solitude & stillness: you will find that and more on this 2.83-acre parcel located in the off-grid Baca Grande Grants. Spectacular 360 views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Mt. Blanca, and the San Luis Valley! Walking, Hiking, Camping, Birding, MTB, Rock Climbing, Hot Springs & Hunting are only some of the pastimes available in the San Luis Valley area. Live surrounded by nature, with the quaint town of Crestone and its amenities - mail, gas, groceries, hardware, cafes, restaurants - less than 20 minutes away. The perfect location to build your off-grid dream home!
These two adjoining parcels of land in the Grants area of the Baca Grande boast a spectacular view Crestone Peak and Crestone Needle. Can you imagine waking up each day to this view? With over 3.2 acres of land to work with you can build your dream home, or build two of them. Each lot qualifies for an in house use well permit, and lot 1402 which is a corner lot that borders Wagon Wheel and Badger has electricity to the lot line. Lot 1403 has electricity on Badger. Roads are maintained publicly and snow removal is included in your POA fees. Other amenities include a golf course and frisbee course, clubhouse, park, playground, tennis courts, and amazing hiking trails. The town of Crestone has the services you need with gas stations, banks, restaurants and eclectic shops. The Great Sand Dunes and natural hot springs are worth a trip. Did I mention there are stables nearby, and the Baca Grande has a fire department when you need them. What are you waiting for?
Welcome to your Happy Hollow home, located in a secluded & tranquil neighborhood, nestled among trees at the base of the Sangre De Cristo mountains. Located on 2.06 acres, offering plenty of expansion opportunities, this 2 BD, 2 BA abode has been lovingly cared for & immaculately maintained, inside & out. Your beautiful gardens with rock landscaping are protected & enclosed on all sides with deer fencing. Apple & apricot trees greet you as you enter through the custom privacy gate with stained glass feature. Offering ranch style, one level living, & open floor plan this charming retreat has wonderful ambience, with stained glass windows in both ample bedrooms. Cosy up by the large wood stove on chilly nights or enjoy entertaining guests at the dining area adjoining the kitchen, while gazing out over the gardens with the majestic peaks above. The kitchen has low maintenance, custom polished porcelain counters & opens out to a pantry/utility room with plenty of storage. The living room offers an adjoining greenhouse that leads to a screened in porch with beautiful tile accents, where you can lounge & sip coffee in peace. Step out of the garden area & wander down the rock walkways to the hidden studio, ideal for a gym, art studio or meditation space. Bask in the shade on the concrete patio & relish in the fragrant garden or star gaze at the dark night sky. No shortage of growing or storage space, with an additional pyramid greenhouse, detached garage/workshop, & covered porch. Within 5 minutes of acres of national forest & a national wildlife refuge, as well as the Great Sand Dunes national park close by, this home is centered among some of the most glorious natural surroundings in Colorado. A short drive & you can avail of the conveniences in the charming town of Crestone. The Baca Grande subdivision & the San Luis Valley have something for everyone, with horse riding, hot springs, hiking, camping & more. This blissful slice of Colorado mountain living awaits you.
Creek on the land! Rare opportunity to own 3 parcels totaling 18.09 acres in the Grants with Cottonwood Creek running through 1 of the lots. They consist of Lots 531C (formally lots 531, 549, 550 and 551), 488, and 552. You choose! Build three homes or consolidate into 1 parcel for a little more elbow room. The lots can be accessed from three different streets: Camino del Rey, through Hazelwood Trail cul-de-sac or through Hawthorne Trail cul-de-sac. Buyer may apply to Colorado Division of Water Resources for in-house use only well permit for each parcel. Property will require installation of well and septic. The views are fabulous of the San Luis Valley and the Sangre De Cristo Mountains. Come see and explore the possibilities. Easy access to the Town of Crestone for full services such as two grocery stores, gas pumps, credit union, lumber yard and restaurants. The Baca community is surrounded by National Park and Wildlife Preserve creating lots of open space for exploring and outdoor activities. Great opportunity to live in a quaint, charming community away from the hustle and bustle of city life! Come see yourself to determine if this is the right parcel for your dream home!
Cottonwood Creek runs through the lot!! 3.27 acres in the Baca Grande Grants. Wonderful opportunity to build a home with a creek in your backyard. Buyer will qualify for an in-house use only well through application to Colorado Division of Water Resources. In addition to the well, you would install a septic system. This would have to be an off-grid home. The views are fabulous of the San Luis Valley and the Sangre De Cristo Mountains. Come see and explore the possibilities. Easy access to the Town of Crestone for full services such as two grocery stores, gas pumps, credit union, lumber yard and restaurants. The Baca community is surrounded by National Park and Wildlife Preserve creating lots of open space for exploring and outdoor activities. Great opportunity to live in a quaint, charming community away from the hustle and bustle of city life! Come see yourself to determine if this is the right parcel for your dream home!
Welcome to your mountain retreat log home, nestled among mature trees with magnificent vistas of the the San Luis Valley to the West & the majestic Sangre De Cristo peaks to the East. Escape the hustle & bustle of city living to this 1750 square foot oak log home, just off a paved road at the end of a secluded cul de sac. This tranquil abode is highly energy efficient with first floor walls built with 4" oak, 4" cellulose insulation, sheetrock, earth plaster, & clay alliece nontoxic paints. This log sanctuary boasts 2 ample bedrooms, an open plan kitchen & living area, and attached sunroom, all with earth plaster walls & lots of windows to let in the Colorado sunshine. The beautiful walnut & pecan floors in the living room, curve graciously into the tiled kitchen with concrete counters & a gloriously light & airy feel. Cosy up by the wood burning stove on cold nights & enjoy the energy efficiency of ETS heating to maintain warmth at minimal cost. The master suite is luxuriously large & when you walk out onto the wrap around Trex deck, you can drink in the peaceful sunset scenery & gaze at the star drenched night skies. Set up your home office or lounge with a book in the master loft area above the kitchen or bask in the morning sun in the sunroom. Another large bedroom on the ground floor has an exterior door where you can step out onto a private deck nook & bask in the glory of nature all around, with an abundance of wildlife. The care & craftsmanship put into this home is highlighted with local juniper, cottonwood, aspen, & pine featured throughout & the 2 bathrooms feature custom vanities. A detached shed offers storage for toys & tools, while the garden area is ideal for growing your own food at home. Spiritual retreat centers, hiking trails & the Stupa are just minutes from your home & a short drive to the charming town of Crestone, offers restaurants, art gallery, groceries, gas, & more. This unique, green home won't last long, so arrange your showing today.
This is a wonderful, comfortable, and versatile home, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, located on a paved road close to town and situated on the South Crestone Creek greenbelt and trail, near Baca Park. The setting is beautiful, looking up to Kit Carson Peak, and situated among mature pion and juniper trees. Enter into a bright and warm entry sunroom large enough for lounging and reading, then continue to the living room, with its dramatic vaulted ceiling and east-facing windows that rise two stories. A wood-burning stove and sitting area at the far end of the living room have ready access to the kitchen. The kitchen is spacious and well appointed with an island and plenty of cabinet space. Dishwasher is new. Just beyond is a large dining room/family room with warm wood finishes and lots of natural light. An exterior door accesses the back yard via the deck with screened gazebo. Two bedrooms and one bath are on the first level. The second floor is spacious with master bedroom suite and loft with plenty of room for work, entertainment, play, or even a bed. The master suite includes a delightful wood paneled sunroom that feels like a treehouse, 3/4 bath, and dual closets across one wall. The home has plenty of storage, including a coat closet, linen closet, pantry space in the laundry, two storage sheds, and storage/shop space in the garage. The oversized two-car detached garage is heated by Jotul wood stove and insulated, with workspace, storage, and 10' garage door. The home has been well cared for and improved over the years, most recently with a 7.5 KW grid-tied solar system that collects the power of the sun and saves on your monthly energy expense. Average monthly bills for electricity are $120. The home has no propane expense. This home has a lot to offer, and will be a special place for the next lucky owner.
VIEWS, LOCATION, EFFICIENCY! 1568sf 3BD/2BA custom new build located in a tranquil part of Chalet 1. 2-story design featuring Living Areas up and down, w/ direct, sweeping mountain views from the upper. Enter Great Room via covered Front Porch - a practical transition from the outdoors. At one end, the Kitchen features granite counters, tile backsplash, hickory cabinets, stainless appliances - add an Island w/ counter seating & additional storage. Great Room can also accommodate Dining Area with extra Living/Flex space. Rear Entrance leads out to concrete terrace & woods beyond. The main-level Bedroom can double as Office/Study, features multiple storage closets & connects to Full Guest Bath w/ granite vanity and custom-tiled shower-tub. The Guest Bath is accessible from Great Room via hallway, where Laundry/Utility Room is also located, full hook-ups in place. Climb stairs to spacious upper Living Area with exceptional light and mountain views. Can be used as Living Room, Study/Office, for yoga, art, writing/drafting, meditation, etc. Glass sliders open onto 192sf balcony w/ durable TREX decking - perfect for morning coffee, afternoon reading, yoga, etc. 2 upper Bedrooms are connected by 2nd Full Bath w/ valley view, granite vanity & custom-tiled shower-tub. Bonus storage above stairwell. Low-maintenance tile floors w/ in-floor heat, powered by High-Efficiency LP Navien combo boiler. Custom wood trim & oak stair treads lend natural feel throughout. Stucco exterior, metal-clad shed roof, Energy Star double-glazed windows & spray-foam insulation produce a highly-efficient, comfortable home. Large gravel drive & gravel-skirted foundation. Great walking neighborhood, with Willow Creek Park and Greenbelt trails nearby. Less than 10-min from historic Crestone and its amenities, this is the ideal base to enjoy a quiet life and/or all the San Luis Valley has to offer: hiking, camping, birdwatching, horseback riding, fishing, hunting, stargazing, hot springs, etc. Call now!
Bright 1-level 1088sf custom-built 2BD/1BA located in Chalet 2 of the Baca Grande, which is itself nestled in the foothills of the 14,000' Sangre de Cristo mountains and surrounded by the natural wonders of UFS, BLM and National Park lands. The property features a long driveway leading to the house sitting at the back of the lot, backing to the privacy of Greenbelt. Enter via covered porch into the tiled hallway separating living and sleeping areas. The Great Room features tall windows looking out into the surrounding Pinon Pines, a centrally-located wood stove, and soft carpeting. The Kitchen features fridge, range/oven, dishwasher, disposal, wood-front cabinetry, and tiled floor. There is an entrance off the Kitchen leading out onto the back deck - perfect for dining, lounging or enjoying the natural surroundings. There is a handy exterior storage closet off the back deck. Both Bedrooms are bright, spacious, have their own walk-in closets. The custom-tiled Full Bathroom sits conveniently between the Bedrooms. Across from the Bathroom is the Laundry Closet with late-model washer and dryer, along with extra storage. Efficient ETS heater comfortably heats the Great Room and Kitchen, while the Bedrooms and Bathroom are served by electric baseboards. Hot water is provided by a 50gal heater in the crawl space. Solar collector panels on the exterior of the house supply hot air to the crawl space and Living Room, reducing electric heating costs. Stucco exterior and metal roof. Heavy steel storm/security doors outside both entrances.
Great opportunity for almost 1 acre of land in highly desired area of Chalet 1! Both lots have the tap fee paid and water and sanitation run along the roads for easy accessibility. This is a lot to check out if your interested in building in Crestone, nestled in the foothills of the breathtaking Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Corner lots offering privacy. Stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and San Luis Valley makes this a perfect spot to build your dream home. Ancient Pinon trees and rock out-croppings add natural beauty and privacy. Please contact Baca Grande Water & Sanitation for cost/details to hook in. Likewise, please contact SLVREC for cost/details to hook into the electric grid. Easy access to the Town of Crestone for full services such as two grocery stores, gas pumps, credit union, lumber yard and restaurants. The Baca community is surrounded by National Park and Wildlife Preserve creating lots of open space for exploring and outdoor activities. Great opportunity to live in a quaint, charming community away from the hustle and bustle of city life!
The retreat center you have been looking for! 6 living structures, currently most are AIRBNB and one is owners residence, 5,000 sq ft walled in on this part of the property with hot tub, outdoor bar, sauna, greenhouse, and guest cottage. This part of the property still needs finishing. The other dome structures, are 4 in total-2 large dome structures with high ceilings, open floor plan, connected by covered walkways. Great for meetings, and gatherings, currently used for AIRBNB for groups up to 16 people. Two small domes for rental, on adjoining lots to the large structure, with a 1/2 acre in between for privacy, and quiet retreats. Just bordering the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve. Amazing energy and ambience in this area, with nightly star shows in the skies. Outdoor amphitheatre area. Wildlife abounds, deer, lynx, coyotes, owls, hawks, bears, and all live in harmony. Lovely area for walks, and mountain biking, or just finding a friendly rock to sit and meditate. Nicely treed and open spaces for mountain views, backing right up to the Sangre De Cristo range. Close to many spiritual retreats, and 3 hot springs within 45 minutes. The property is situated on 3.5 acres, and thousands of acres of open space nearby. A unique property for the special buyers. Call for your private showing.
Wonderful privacy on this consolidated 1.06 acre Chalet I lot. Lovely location with privacy. Corner lot of quiet cul-de-sac nestled in the foothills of the breathtaking Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Plenty of quiet and seclusion with few homes built up in area. Stunning views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and San Luis Valley makes this a perfect spot to build your dream home. Property is close to the Spanish Creek Greenbelt to enjoy long, lovely walks along the creek. Ancient Pinon trees and rock out-croppings adds natural beauty and dimension to your potential back yard. Water and Sewer tap fees have been paid and there is availability of services. Please contact Baca Grande Water & Sanitation for cost/details to hook in. Likewise, please contact SLVREC for cost/details to hook into the electric grid. Easy access to the Town of Crestone for full services such as two grocery stores, gas pumps, credit union, lumber yard and restaurants. The Baca community is surrounded by National Park and Wildlife Preserve creating lots of open space for exploring and outdoor activities. Great opportunity to live in a quaint, charming community away from the hustle and bustle of city life!
Built in 2002, this 1732sf 3BD/1.5BA w/ attached garage is located on 0.94 secluded acres near Cottonwood Creek and Greenbelt. Enjoy bright, comfortable open-concept living on main level with 160sf Bedroom w/ views upstairs. The main level is attractively tiled throughout, with radiant in-floor heat powered by active solar thermal collector panels (with propane backup). The oversized attached garage faces the road and connects to the front hallway/foyer. Along the hallway are Kitchen, Utility Room, 1/2-Bath and stairs to the upper Bedroom. The large Kitchen features wood cabinetry with ample storage (including pull-out pantry), attractive tile-patterned counters and Island/Breakfast Nook. The Great Room features both Dining and Living areas, built-in bookshelves, and two exterior doors to separate covered patios for outdoor dining/entertaining. The backyard is private and features the natural beauty for which the Baca is famous: Pinons, Junipers, rock outcroppings and of course, mountain and valley views. Back inside the Great Room, the long Bay window affords a similar view, perfect for reading, resting or contemplating nature. Opposite the Bay window is the wood stove and handsome stone-faced chimney, for cozy winter evenings in front of the fire. Off the Great Room are the Master and Guest Bedrooms with lots of closet space. The 4-piece Bath features a custom-tiled shower and matching soak tub with jets. Additional storage in the Laundry/Utility Room and Garage. Beautiful accents throughout: ceramic sconces, timber beams, T&G ceilings, etc. The upstairs Bedroom features intersecting vaulted ceilings, also T&G, along with beautiful stained-glass pendent lights. Extraordinary views and light - could also be used as Office, Studio, Den, etc. Stucco exterior, metal roof and buried propane tank. Less than 15 minutes to the town of Crestone and groceries, gas, cafes, restaurants, post office, hardware store, etc. Won't last long - call now to schedule your showing.
534 Thornwood Trail, Crestone, CO 81131
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