Enjoy Sustainable Luxury Living with this Hard to Find, Off Grid Compound with Room to Grow, Inside or Out. This 40 acre prepper’s dream is literally at the end of the road and very secure behind the locked gate. I-25 is 6 miles away. ”Over the river and through the woods take you up to the house. The four distinct seasons of Colorado make ingress/egress a pleasure any time of year. This is also a magnificent private walkway through the wilderness. (See More Info)
The house sits at 7000 feet in elevation has and has 3 bedrooms all with large closets & 2 full baths. The Great room has spectacular views and is very inviting with the cozy wood burning stove, vaulted ceiling and expansive windows spanning 32 feet facing West and South. The semi-adjacent family room is light and airy. The Kitchen is newly upgraded and offers an eating area, upgraded appliances, tile floor and hickory cabinets all leading to a semi-private dining room. Just off the dining room there are sliding glass doors leading to an additional 40′ of covered porchs to watch those magnificent sunsets. Sustainability at it’s finest with the massive fenced in Garden Area and abundant wildlife.
The property also has a 40 x 40 Steel Building with power, great windows, 10 x 10 overhead door and 3 foot man door, a 23 x 17 finished steel building with heat, power, huge windows and ceiling fans/lights. This is a great bunkhouse or overflow for long term guests, additionally there is a 1 1/2 car garage with loft storage and observation blind built on the outside facing West. The pressurized 1200 Gallon water system is housed in a Concrete walled building which the solar arrays are mounted on.
12 x 10 Greenhouse with power
Covered three walled wood crib hold 1.5 cords just 15 from the door.
All buildings have steel roofs and were recently painted
Heat is base board hot water with multiple zones (including water building)
Wood burning stoves in Great room and Family room.
Passive solar heat in Dining room, kitchen and one bedroom
Tankless on demand propane hot water heater. Water pump and pressure tank.
500 gallon propane tank for house with a 100 gallon back up tank
Well collapsed and would need to be re-drilled
House is wired for Directv and Dish satellite systems. Great room is hard wired for 7.1 surround (Monster cable)
Verizon cell service works great at the house/buildings and top of the mountain
Solar system includes;
Zantrex 55/48 inverter, 2 Outback charge controllers, disconnects, etc. System produces 120/240v
14 Solar panels, 2 arrays, 3300 watts
10 kw generator (2017) with 300 gallon dedicated propane tank. Additional 9500 kw backup generator.
Gardening Systems include;
60 x 20 x 12 fenced garden 6 Aspen trees within. 3 Gardening water catch tanks; 450, 300 and 200 gallon.
12 x 10 Greenhouse 2017 2 x 6 construction. Steel security door, lights and fans.
The house sits in a large meadow, 3/4 of the way up the side of the mountain. The top of the mountain is partially wooded with a large meadow. Views of the Spanish Peaks, Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Greenhorn mountain are breathtaking. At the edge of the woods there is a 12 foot platform with a 8 x 4 x 6 6 h observation blind with 2 boat style swivel chairs. (very comfortable) The blind looks at two meadows and the mountains. The property is steep and heavily wooded predominantly with Ponderosa Pine, Pinion Pine, Cedar and Juniper trees. Wildlife abounds with regular sightings of elk, mule deer, black bear, turkey and if your lucky a bobcat or mountain lion. At night there are no other lights visible.
World class fly fishing on the Purgatoire River or Bear and Moon alpine lakes. Other lakes include Horseshoe lake, Martin lake, Monument lake and Trinidad lake. All within 20 miles.
With the proximity to shopping, complete seclusion and security behind your locked gate and world class big mountain views, this self sufficient property is very special ands unique. Showings by appointment only.
Available furnished as well. Price to be determined based on inclusions
End of the Road
Stream or Pond, Well or Spring
Grid Connected, Solar/Hydro/Wind