Self-Sufficient Off-Grid Retreat - Montrose, Colorado

Ouray County Colorado totally off the grid, 40 forested acre multi-building compound, 2600 sq ft straw bale one level home, 3 car garage, RV Barn/shop, two room concrete underground "root cellar", game fenced garden, small pond, concrete building matrix for water production (5000 gal cistern storage), battery farm and generator back up. Two sides border BLM in hunting area #62 with plenty of harvestable Elk, Deer, Wild Turkey and Rabbit as well as 40 acres of Pinon Pine (nuts)... and like minded neighbors.


Asking Price (USD) $850,000
Annual Property Tax $1,900
Annual Utility Cost $900
Year Built 2008

Property Description

Newer Construction 18" thick Straw bale/stucco airtight design at the center of a sustainable compound, metal roofing on all structures, 3bd, 2ba, 3 car detached garage w/openers, granite throughout, deer fenced garden with Drip systems and raised beds, RV Barn/shop with 14ft RV door in front and 6 ft ATV door in rear, 40 forested acres with very mature Juniper, scrub Oak and Pinon pine, 2 sides BLM, 10 gpm well with commercial RO blending system with 5000 gal storage cisterns, 7000 ft elevation, 3.8 kw redundant inverted 48v solar system with Onan Genset auto back up, 1500 gals propane buried in owned tanks, passive solar water heating with radiant multi zone floor heat, 2 septic systems, Hearthstone stove, small guest cabin, concrete two room buried "root cellar", small pond, many types of game, multi out buildings and gated lockable private entry.

This compound is located at a lower elevation in the heart of Ouray County Colorado 90 mi to Durango, 60 mi Telluride, 30 mi Ouray, 20 mi Ridgway, 12 mi Montrose, Colorado and 20 miles to Montrose Regional Airport. Property shown to pre-qualified interests by appointment only.

This is a sustainable engineered upscale property for uncompromised "off the grid" living with $1.3m invested in infrastructure development. Bluray/DVD with more pictures is available upon request. Seller would like to sell as "walk away" furnished with RVs, ATVs, plows, chippers and equipment negotiable.

10 gpm well with commercial RO blending system with 5000 gal storage cisterns, 7000 ft elevation, 3.8 kw redundant inverted 48v solar system with Onan Genset auto back up, 1500 gals propane buried in owned tanks, passive solar water heating with radiant multi zone floor heat, 2 septic systems, Hearthstone stove, small guest cabin, concrete two room buried "root cellar", small pond, many types of game, multi out buildings and gated private entry.

Contact Larry at ldm@skybeam.com for more information or showing.