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$849,000 For Sale

1840 Baby Bear Road
Durango, CO 81301

3 beds, 2 baths | Single Family Home
2,012 sq ft; lot: 40 acres - MLS# 747366
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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.


  • Addit Living Quarters: Yes
  • Addit Living Type: Guest Home
  • Appliance Inclusions: Range/Oven, Range Top, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer, Microwave
  • Area: Durango Rural
  • Bathrooms Descr: One Full & One 3/4
  • Baths: 2
  • Bedroom #2 Dimensions: 12x13
  • Bedroom #3 Dimensions: Kiva Room - Family Room
  • Bedroom #4 Dimensions: Guest House
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Construction Type: Concrete/Block, Other
  • County/Area: La Plata County
  • Current Property Use: Residential
  • Dining: Island
  • Domestic Sewer Source: Septic System
  • Domestic Water Source: Well-Other
  • Elementary School: Riverview K-5
  • Elevation: 8, 000
  • Exterior Inclusions: Landscaping, Patio, Deck, Gas Grill
  • Family Room: Yes
  • Family Room Dimensions: 214 Sq.ft. Yoga/Media Room
  • Fireplace/Location/Type: Free Standing, Living Room
  • Flooring: Carpet-Partial, Slate
  • Foundation/Basement: Crawl Space
  • Full Baths: 2
  • Garage: Attached Garage, 2
  • Garage Y/N: Yes
  • Great Room: Yes
  • Green Remarks: Tons Of Green Features In This Self Sustaining, Off The Grid, Zero Energy Solar Home.
  • Heating Fuel/Source: Solar
  • Heating System: Floor Radiant
  • High School: Durango 9-12
  • Interior Inclusions: Wood Stove, Ceiling Fan(S)
  • Internet Service: Yes
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 22x30 Dining Room & Great Room
  • Laundry/Util Dimensions: Lots Of Cabinets/Storage
  • Listing Office: Blue Ribbon Properties
  • Listing Status: Active
  • Living Room Dimensions: 22x30 Dining Room & Great Room
  • Lot Dimensions: 40 acres square
  • Lot Size: 40.0000
  • Lot Size/Acreage: 20-35
  • Main Sf: 864
  • Master Bedrm Dimensions: 12x17 With Views
  • Master Bedroom Level: Upper Level
  • Middle School: Miller 6-8
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Real Estate Included: Yes
  • Residence Stories: Two Story
  • Residence Style: Contemporary
  • Roof: Composition
  • Sq.Ft.: 2012
  • Sqft Source: Bld Plans
  • Street Description/Access: Gravel
  • Sub Type: Stick Built
  • Total Baths: 2
  • Upper Sf: 1148
  • Water Well: Yes
  • Year Built: 2004
  • Zip Code: 81301
  • Zoning: Residential Single Family
  • 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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