Waterfront Property in the Heart of the Rocky Mountains!
One of the most beautiful lakefront properties in Southwestern Colorado, this log and stone home on 37 deeded acres offers a private, peaceful lifestyle with fabulous lake and mountain views in every direction. The 2,884sf custom-built house has an open floor plan with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. There is an attached heated 2-car garage, a detached 1,200sf barn with a heated workshop, and an enclosed dog kennel with a 1-acre yard. This offers the best of mountain living, with abundant windows for picture postcard views in every direction. The warm, embracing home interior has plaster walls, log accents and wood/tile floors throughout each level. Enjoy the daily sunrises, evening “Alpenglow”, and vibrant sunsets from the cozy indoor spaces, the oversized main level deck, or during a relaxing hot tub soak on the upper deck. Optional: turn-key furnishings, a snowmobile & trailer, 2 ATVs, canoe, and lease rights to the adjacent 160 acres.
This is truly a year-round outdoor playground! Your own property provides fabulous fishing - with lease rights to the most coveted spring stream and your own private stocked lake frontage. Horseback riding and hiking opportunities abound from your front door - along the private Gurley Riding Trail, in the adjacent 800-acre elk preserve, and into the endless miles of surrounding public lands. Gurley Lake, plus the nearby Miramonte Lake and the San Miguel River, offer highly acclaimed fishing opportunities as well as attracting some of the best bird watching in the region. Mountain bike along the new Thunder Trails or Burn Canyon systems - some of the best outside Moab! This “Dark Sky” community provides brilliant stargazing nightly. Step out your front door to cross-country ski, snowmobile, elk/deer hunt (Unit 70), kayak the lake, bike the trails, or just relax on the deck and enjoy the wildlife and beauty that surrounds you in every direction.
The vibrant, historic ranching town of Norwood is 10 minutes away for access to groceries, gas, healthcare, restaurants and supplies. Telluride, with its legendary skiing, golf and Mountain Village Resort is in full swing both summer and winter, and available under an hour’s scenic drive. Wright's Mesa is located on the Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic Byway, and conveniently positioned between the world-class resorts of Telluride and Gateway Canyons. Moab, Utah is a 90-minute drive through spectacular canyon country.
Offered at $949,000
Owner is a licensed broker in the State of Colorado