48147 E US Highway 160 Bayfield CO Real Estate

Welcome to this Colorado mountain home, located on 20 wooded acres at 7200' elevation adjoining National Forest land just 5 minutes east of the Town of Bayfield, Colorado. The property has majestic Colorado Blue Spruce and Ponderosa pine trees, and is accessed off US Highway 160 via a paved asphalt driveway with electronic gated entry. The property is fenced on two sides, has been fire mitigated, and has a full RV hook-up. Lovely perennial flower gardens with drip system surround the cedar sided home along with the large wrap-around redwood deck that includes retractable awnings for shade and comfort. The quality constructed main house has 2 spacious master bedroom and bath suites, one upstairs and one on the main level, with a handsome spiral 'tree staircase, which has been enjoyed by the current owners during their many years of ownership. The spacious first floor bedroom has a walk-in closet, tiled double vanity, roomy shower, Kohler fixtures, and extensive storage. The upstairs bedroom suite has great views of the mountains to the east, two large closets, and a full bath. There are two living areas to choose from and utilize in different ways depending on your needs, and the pine tongue and groove ceilings throughout the home fit right in with the mountain feel of this home. The kitchen has a sunny bay window and the skylights in the dining area provide an atrium feel. In the kitchen you will also find tile counters and floors, double self-cleaning ovens, downdraft cooktop, custom oak cabinets, triple sink, and separate pantry/laundry room. Additional features of the home include dramatic large windows, an efficient wood-burning stove with stone hearth and adjoining wood storage room, and convenient wet bar. The attached oversized two car garage has 2 walls of storage shelves, 220V service, and stainless steel prep counter/sink. This property also has a detached two car garage with workshop/storage area and a one bedroom guest apartment upstairs with kitchen and 3/5 bath. Enjoy beautiful sunrises in the tall pines, across from the HD Mountains of the San Juan National Forest. This property is not part of a subdivision so there are no dues to pay. Schedule your look at this 'gentleman's ranch today!