This is just the family home you've been waiting for! Lovely setting in the Pines, yet also boasts east facing valley and mountain views out the expansive deck that wraps the entire east side of the home. Designed with space and functionality in mind, this 5-bedroom home is in great shape, offers a nice open floor plan for great entertainment space, large rooms, three full bathrooms, and a very private setting close to both Durango and Bayfield. Upon entry to the home you'll be delighted with the porch that wraps two sides for fantastic views and features an outdoor fireplace for those cool nights star gazing on your quiet and private 12+ acres. On the main level of the home you'll find a cook's kitchen with plenty of cabinet space and a bright breakfast nook, dining and living room with loads of windows that bring in lots of natural light, two spacious bedrooms and bath, and plenty of storage. Upstairs is the master suite which features a huge master bedroom, a nursery space, an office nook, fun little cubbies for play or storage, a large bathroom, closet space, and plenty of space to enjoy an exquisite master retreat. Downstairs (partial walk out basement) is a large garage and utility space, another living/family room, two more big bedrooms, and a bathroom. The finishes include oak doors throughout, new carpet to be installed upstairs and down, laminate wood flooring on the main level, in-floor radiant hot water and baseboard water heat, two laundry room spaces, a mudroom, and very functional living on each level. Plenty of space for pets, toys, and kids to play. A quick drive to Durango via county maintained roads, only minutes to the hospital, and an easy to commute to Bayfield as well. If you are looking for space and privacy, this is the home you've been looking for! Note that the basement and master suite will have brand new carpet installed by closing.