Enchanting single level 3 bedroom 2 bath home in the city limits of Durango on a quiet cul-de-sac lot with easy access to the Animas River and the Animas River Trail which are right across the street. This picturesque home was built by the Tierra Group (Gary Whalen) and is a very energy efficient home with a tankless hot water heater, Low-E windows and energy star appliances. There are breathtaking views of the purple cliffs from this home. The .39 acre lot is very low maintenance with xeriscaping with native plants throughout the yard and a sprinkler system. There is a private walled courtyard with a small grass area, concrete patio and a bubbly hot tub. Imagine coming home from work and heading out to the relaxing hot tub with your favorite beverage. There is also a charming garden shed built to match the house so you have plenty of room for all your garden tools and equipment. You will love the open concept kitchen, living and dining areas. The kitchen has a huge breakfast bar, an abundance of cabinet and counter space, stainless steel appliances and a door leading out to the courtyard area which is perfect for outdoor dining or entertaining. There are laminate wood floors in the living, dining and kitchen. The master suite has a large walk in closet and the master bath has a beautifully tiled spacious shower. There is a 2 car attached garage. This subdivision does not have any HOA. Imagine just walking across the street to the Animas River for great fishing and the Animas River Trail for a long walk or bike ride. The back yard of this property adjoins the grounds of Escalante Middle School. Priced below recent appraisal of $515, 000.