Beautiful, all-natural, custom-built timberframe/strawbale home for sale near Durango, CO.
Listing ID: 19682
|Asking Price (USD)||$394,000|
|Annual Property Tax||$1,200|
|Annual Utility Cost||$1,000|
|Home Area||1,500 sq ft|
|Total Property Area||10890 sq ft|
Beautiful custom built timberframe/strawbale home, rural community near Durango, Colorado. 1500 square foot, 3 bedroom/2 bath home features all natural interior and exterior materials, xeriscaped landscaping, solar hot water, wood stove, and large protected front porch.
Hand-built timberframe structure built with local, sustainably harvested timbers. Strawbale and straw clay walls. Natural plaster on interior and exterior walls. Saltillo tile floors on main floor and organic wool carpet with natural carpet pad upstairs. Solar hot water in-floor heat. Energy efficient wood stove. South facing passive solar design.
Values for environmental, social and food sustainability are shared by many in the community; common land currently supports several private ventures in animal and vegetable food production, and community members have the opportunity to share meals, resources, work and celebrations. Special shared amenities include 300 acres of ponderosa, piny
Located in La Plata County (population 51,334) one mile north of Bayfield (population 2300, elevation 6900 ft) in the Pine River Valley. Durango, the La Plata County seat, is located 18 miles to the west. Durango, home of Fort Lewis College is a popular adventure vacation destination as well as a progressive and culturally rich small city. Fifteen miles to the north is Vallecito Reservoir and the Weminuche Wilderness. The red rock canyons of Utah are close enough for a day trip.
Bayfield school system has long been recognized as one of Colorado's finest and was awarded "Colorado School Board of the year" in 2007. Bayfield High School has a 92% graduation rate.
Bayfield is also home to the Pine River Library, awarded "Best Small Library in America" in 2014 by the Library Journal.
Single Family - Two Story
|Agriculture in Area||Yes|
|Industry in Area||No|
|Air Pollution in Area||No|
|Cleaned with Green Products||Yes|
Solar - Passive
|Whole House Filtration||
|Whole House Vacuum||No|
Wood Timber Frame
Plaster - Earth
Wood Dual Glazed
|Garage / Carport||Yes|
|Garage Type||Carport Detached|
|Number of Cars||1|
|Garage Area||0 sqft|