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Location and Acreage:
This immaculate 38 acre property is located just a short drive from Trinidad, Colorado, 20 minutes to town with year round access. The home sits atop a meadowed hill surrounded by pasture, woods, and 360 degree views. Receration in the area offers 7 mountain lakes, 2 professional golf courses, 1 public course, 33k acres of Wildlife area, National Forest, Wilderness Area, over 20 restaurants, 5 ski areas within a 3 hour drive, and Summit County (the largest ski area in Colorado) is only 4 hours away. Las Animas County has the second largest Elk population in the world. Other wildlife you will live with and see are mule deer, turkey, bobcat, bear, mountain lion, fox, red tail hawk, owl, bats, brown and bald eagles, to name a few.
Average Summer temp, 82 degrees.
Average Winter temp, 50 degrees.
Over 300 days of Sunshine a year.
Snow melts away, typically one to three days.
The newer home, built in 2005, offers two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The open floor plan and expanive views through the picture windows, allows light to penetrate all areas of the home, while drawing you outside. Environmentally designed, the home is 1550 sqft, built for low maintainence and even lower energy costs. The attention to detail and care for the property, sets it a class by itself. Featuring wood floors, wood ceilings, tile, radiant baseboard heat, and a full solar system, allowing for normal use of lighting and appliances with no power shortages nor a bill. The oversized garage allows for large vehicles and storage.
Other imrovements include a smaller garage, one stall loafing shed, metal equipment shed, corral, round pen, split rail fencing, full perimeter fencing, one cross fence, non-freeze watering faucet, graveled drive and parking area, wood shed and fire ring, rain catch barrels, a very good 8 gallon per minute well, and a place to hang your hammock for sunsets over the Spanish Peaks.
Taxes are a very low $3.61 per year, as of 2006
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