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$875,000 For Sale

1840 Baby Bear
Durango, CO 81301

3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,012 sq ft, 40 acre lot - MLS# 732694
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Embrace the lifestyle offered by this gracious, earth-friendly, self-sustaining solar home on 40 acres, tucked into a hillside high above Durango yet only minutes from town. Live large and efficiently in this compact 2000 sf design that luxuriously incorporates a greenhouse, sauna, Japanese soaking tub, a full great room with a moss rock waterfall, gourmet kitchen, abundant decks and patios. The home currently has 2 bedrooms and the potential 3rd bedroom is used as a yoga/media/family room. Abundant outdoor living space includes built in stone benches, a reflecting pool and a waterfall. The recently doubled 4 KW electric solar system with a brand new lithium iron bank without service requirements ensures free utilities and that you'll never run out of energy in this off the grid home. Hot water solar system preheats the water and infloor heat. The bonus guest house in the trees offers a private space for guests and boasts a composting toilet, not included in square footage. Great well and septic.


  • Zoning: Residential Single Family
  • Middle School: Miller 6-8
  • Master Bedrm Dimensions: 12x17 With Views
  • Main S F: 864
  • Lot Dimensions: 40 acres square
  • Living Room Dimensions: 22x30 Dining Room & Great Room
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Listing Office: Blue Ribbon Properties
  • Laundry/Util Dimensions: Lots Of Cabinets/Storage
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Real Estate Included: Yes
  • Roof: Composition
  • Zip Code: 81301
  • Year Built: 2004
  • Water Well: Yes
  • Upper S F: 1148
  • Total Baths: 2
  • Sub Type: Stick Built
  • Sqft Source: Bld Plans
  • Sq.Ft.: 2012
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 22x30 Dining Room & Great Room
  • Internet Service: Yes
  • High School: Durango 9-12
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bedroom #4 Dimensions: Guest House
  • Bedroom #3 Dimensions: Kiva Room - Family Room
  • Bedroom #2 Dimensions: 12x13
  • Baths (full): 2
  • Bathrooms Descr: One Full & One 3/4
  • Area: Durango Rural
  • Addit Living Quarters: Yes
  • County/Area: La Plata County
  • Dining: Island
  • Elementary School: Riverview K-5
  • Green Remarks: Off The Grid Solar Home, Thermal Mass Construction With Southern Orientation For Solar Gain.
  • Great Room: Yes
  • Garage Y/N: Yes
  • Garage: Attached Garage, 2
  • Flooring: Carpet-Partial, Slate
  • Family Room Dimensions: 214 Sq.ft. Yoga/Media Room
  • Family Room: Yes
  • Elevation: 8, 000
  • Acres: 40.0000
  • View: Mountains, Valley

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Claudia Williams
Durango, CO 81301

Claudia Williams | Blue Ribbon Properties | 970-749-3555 | claudia@blueribbondurango.com
Durango, CO 81301



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