38 Whispering Pines Circle Durango CO Real Estate

Nestled in the aspens and pines while capturing extraordinary views, this home is only ten minutes from town. Architect designed and custom built 3055 Sq. Ft. home sits on a huge, private, corner lot in the prized Timberline View Estates. Mature vegetation flanks the entry to an enclosed southwestern styled stucco courtyard. Outdoor patios and porches frame the view and natural landscaping on all sides of the house, seamlessly interface with the interior, making this a true indoor/outdoor home. The light-flooded open floorplan features Sautillo tile floors throughout the main level and centers around a lovely fireplace with a clerestory and library mezzanine overlooking the living area. For plant lovers, there is even asouth-facing sunroom off the living area equipped with a floor drain and hose bib. The ground floor primary suite opens to a private patio, has a large walk-in closet and its own bath. An efficient kitchen/dining layout features granite countertops and punched tin cabinet fronts, a walk-in pantry and mudroom that opens to a two-car garage. Extensive southern exposure allows for passive solar gain to augment heating in the winter. The second level holds a second bedroom and bath and an artist studio (complete with a darkroom) . The studio could easily work as a third bedroom if desired. This home is a timeless one-of-a-kind, with all the thoughtful, delightful touches you'd expect from an artist's home, yet combining loads of privacy with magnificent views and proximity to town a truly special find.