8 Blue Sky Drive Durango CO Real Estate

Luxurious living in this custom two story, 3,225 SF 4 bed/3 bath residence situated in the prestigious Blue Sky Ranch Subdivision on 0.291 acres, one of the most sought after North Animas Valley subdivision's. Enjoy stunning views of the mountains and Hermosa Red Cliffs from the three outside decks. Just 15 minutes from historic down town Durango, 2 minutes to Dalton Ranch Golf Course and PJ's Gourmet Market/Wine & Spirits and 22 minutes to Purgatory Ski Area and the San Juan National Forest! Blue Sky Ranch is one of the finest Durango area living lifestyles. There is no better location for full time residence or second home. Blue Sky Ranch, in the North Animas Valley lies west of the Animas River and is tucked east well away from the valley roadways, and offers a sense of peace and tranquility. Animas Valley elementary school is within walking distance. Beautiful landscaped lot with trees and fenced back yard. Blue Sky Ranch owns and operates its own water system providing quality water to each home for domestic and landscaping use as well as irrigation water for the almost 6 acres of common open space through underground automatic sprinkler system. In addition to the water, the other utilities that serve Blue Sky Ranch by separate utility companies include underground electricity, telephone, cable and natural gas. Walk in the grand front entrance and take off your shoes on the tile floor and hang up your coat. The Dining area is spacious with lots of windows and vaulted tongue and grove vaulted ceilings with post and beams open up the living room. Sit in the living room warm and cozy next to the stone gas fireplace while looking out the back yard through the of windows. The master suite is downstairs with two closets, built-in seating by one set of windows, and the master bath with separate jetted tub and shower. There is also a guest bedroom and another full bath on the main level. Upstairs are 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath that you access over a beautiful walkway bridge with hand rails and twisted steel spindles. Also upstairs is an office area and a large family/game room featuring beautiful hardwood flooring and custom wet bar and gas log stove. The upper deck off this family/game room offers gorgeous views of the Animas Valley and Hermosa Cliffs drainage. The backyard is fenced with solid wood for privacy and containment safety for your kids or pets. There is a Large 3 car garage with two separate entrances and separate garage door key pads. Walk, run or bike along Roads, sidewalks or walking paths from Dalton Ranch to Red Rock Ranch. If location and quality design matter to your home buying decision in Durango, this is a must-see property. The HOA fees are $1,400 annually per lot, due semiannually (1st half have been paid for in January and $700 is due in July). There is a $ 1,000 transfer fee due to Blue Sky Ranch HOA. Security System is owned however there is a monthly fee of $25. Water Softner/filters are leased through Culligan at $79/month.