Green Homes for Sale - Mancos, Colorado Green Home

Mancos, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Multigenerational home with 5 master bds, 6ba, 4 kitchens, massive storage, in-floor heat, well-insulated, wheelchair accessible, Mancos River, green house, 3 car garage, .65 ac, and landscaped.

Listing ID: 20564

  • Accessible Home
  • Energy Efficient Home
Asking Price (USD) $795,000
Annual Property Tax $2,000
Annual Utility Cost $2,500
Home Area 3,425 sq ft
Total Property Area 28314 sq ft
Year Built 2016

Property Description

Mancos River Oasis! 4 separate living spaces all with master bedrooms and kitchens. Main house is 1300 sq. ft., 2 bed, 2 1/2 bath remodeled in 2013, with a new foundation, roof, and full interior. The upper master bedroom, which takes up the entire second floor has a separate office space, a steam-room shower, bathroom with in-floor heating, and massive storage spaces. The downstairs master bedroom has a walk-in closet, storage space under the stairs, and a full bathroom with a tub and tiled shower. The main level also has huge, sunny kitchen, pantry and eating bar, 1/2 bath, and utility room with a utility sink, freezer, stacked washer/ dryer and on-demand, natural gas water heater. The living room has built-in bookcases and a wonderful, catalytic wood stove, perfect for chilly winter days. A huge deck is perfect for sunrises and entertaining. There are also three units built into a 2100 sq. ft. addition, which was completed in 2016. All of these private units have their own separate entrances as well as interior doorways connecting them to each other. The central unit is designed for elder care, with a compact dining/living room area by a large window looking out into the garden, a full kitchenette, and a spacious bedroom with walk-in closet, and handicap accessible bathroom featuring a roll-in shower, in-floor heat, and its own washer/dryer. The third unit is a quiet space at the back of the house. This apartment has a lovely kitchen overlooking a sunken living room, where 12+ foot ceilings and sliding glass door open up the room. The master bedroom has an oversized closet and small storage closet, and a full bathroom with tub, tiled shower, in-floor heating, and a utility area with washer/dryer hookups. At ground level, entry to this apartment is also very accessible. The large, full kitchen sits above the rest of the suite up a set of stairs, with in-floor heated concrete floor. The fourth unit is a separate 1 bedroom apartment on the second floor of the addition, with its own entrance. This bright, private space has an open floor-plan through the living room and full galley kitchen with in-floor heating, and a large, convenient bar to provide extra counter space and comfortable seating for six. A sunny, roomy master bedroom takes up the rear of the suite, with tons of closet and storage space, and a private office in the back of the bedroom. A stacked washer and dryer are just outside the bathroom door. The bathroom has a private toilet space, in-floor heating, and a steam-like shower with relaxing water jet options. The entire apartment features deep cabinets and storage compartments throughout, and a private deck outside. This unit is a licensed Accessory Dwelling Unit with the Town of Mancos, and is a desirable vacation rental. Oversized 3 car garage with plenty of storage. The yard is fully landscaped with mature flowerbeds, berry patches and drip irrigation throughout. An adorable water feature has been placed near the arbor, where you can sit under misters and vines in the summer. A beautiful path winds through a charming forest, and a recently planted, small orchard with fruit trees on the 0.62 acre property, leading to multiple peaceful seating areas and a fire pit. The 100 feet of Mancos River frontage is the crowning jewel of this beautiful property, creating a restful haven near lounging areas, shrouded in greenery. There's also a 530 sq. ft Growing Spaces GrowDome greenhouse with a fishpond, peaceful sitting area, and large, organic, productive, plantable beds. Also outdoor garden areas, woodshed/storage area with two separate rooms.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Double pane windows, insulated window coverings, some insulated floors, 6 inches foam insulations in walls and ceilings, repurposed upstairs flooring used for trim. Walls, oak floors and roof preserved in main house from 1957 construction of original 2 bedroom house. Insulated foundation throughout. deep celulose insulation in ceilings and insulated exterior doors.

Neighborhood Description

Quiet and friendly neighborhood with 100 feet of Mancos River on the north border.

Market Area

The Town of Mancos has the beautiful Mancos River running through the middle of it and has a western small town feel. The town is surrounded by beautiful ranches with grass fed beef, and family owned small organic farms. Ski areas and mountain biking trails are 10 to 90 minutes away. Mesa Verde entrance is 15 minutes away with desert canyons and ruins just beyond that. Montezuma Canyon, Sand Canyon, Canyon of the Ancients, Arches National Park, Hovenweep and other treasures close by while still being within minutes of the La Plata Mountains and peaks over 13,000ft.

School District

K-12 is located in the center of town, within walking distance. New additions to classrooms and gymnasium, remodeled classrooms, new state of the art football, soccer field and track.


Quaint and charming small town where the west still lives. Old and new families throughout. Some of the best restaurants and art galleries around.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Forced Air - Gas
Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Wood Stove
Cooling System Passive Cooling
Ventilation System
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System
Water System Municipal
Wastewater System Municipal

Construction Information

Construction Type Wood Framing: 2x4, 2x6, etc.
Exterior Finish Metal
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint
Floor Material Carpet
Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Vinyl or Vinyl Clad
Insulation Material Recycled Newsprint
Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Detached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 1120 sqft

Contact Information

Sharon Rosenbaum

150 E 1st St
Mancos, US 81328 US