Single level, true lock-and-leave luxury townhome in the heart of the Animas Valley in Durango, Colorado. One of the few townhomes in this subdivision that is stand alone with no common walls for ultimate privacy. The Cottonwoods Subdivision is surrounded by manicured greens and is perched below the red cliffs of the surrounding valley. All exterior maintenance and landscaping is maintained by the HOA, affording time to actually enjoy where you live. Wide halls and tall ceilings create a sense of grand entrance into the home in addition to the warmth and comfort of a well designed floorpan. A remarkable kitchen is surrounded by open entertaining spaces and provides impressive counter space. Upgraded features include granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and custom cabinetry. Extend to the outdoors with a covered patio and outdoor entertaining space with gas grill in a personal courtyard. Access the patio via the master suite as well featuring a walk-in closet and luxurious master bath with warm tiles, steam shower and jetted tub. The heart of the home lies in the great room with high ceilings and a cozy fireplace with sitting hearth. The wet bar nearby features a wine cooler and ample storage for barware. The gas fireplace extends into the guest bedroom currently being utilized as an office space. This spacious floorpan includes a casita with a separate entrance for additional guest quarters or executive office space literally out your front door. Thoughtful spaces and storage extend to the laundry/mud room including a utility sink leading into a spacious two car garage. Additional storage features are present in the garage.