$2,989,000

805 E 5th Avenue

Durango CO, 81301

Description

Historic architecture meets modern luxury: rare opportunity to own one of Durangos most distinctive historical properties. This property is filled with possibilities for living the wonderful lifestyle Durango has to offer. Walk a few blocks to the heart of Historic Downtown Durango. Have a large extended family with several generations desiring to live together? Built in 1892, this impeccably maintained Queen Anne Victorian mansion is welcoming and filled with room to allow for many to live comfortably together. The modern kitchen and spacious dining room is welcoming and efficient. There is a large walkout basement to store all the skis, bikes and kayaks. This home is a crown jewel of historically registered properties in the State of Colorado. Original details have been preserved alongside modern amenities of luxury and comfort. High ceilings, original solid brass door knobs and hinges as well as intricate woodwork throughout epitomize the superb craftsmanship of the late 1800s. Fully restored with pluming and electrical redone, this home is perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, boasting seventeen spacious rooms as well as a large full basement. The grounds are bordered with English privet, creating beautiful and private spaces amongst the many gardens. There is also a deep front porch perfect for relaxing with a book or a glass of wine. Here is a place for a large family to enjoy all of Downtown Durangos shops, restaurants, theaters and the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, all just a short walk from the front steps of this exquisite property. Also included on this corner lot with ample on and off-street parking is a three bedroom carriage house perfect for guests or to rent separately.

Details

MLS#768497
Listing TypeFor Sale
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1892
Days On Site368

Features

Bed(s)8
Bath(s) 6 Total
SQ Feet8,000
Story(s)3 Story+
Acreage0.34

Additional Information

Taxes5690.00

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information
StateCO
CountyLa Plata
CityDurango
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango In Town
Middle SchoolEscalante 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in 81301)
Price:
$2,989,000
low | high
Med:
$449,000
100% of Average
SqFt:
8,000
low | high
Med:
2,404
100% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$374
low | high
Med:
$187
100% of Average
On Site:
368
low | high
Med:
44
100% of Average
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Listing Updated: April 17, 2021 8:37:35 PM PDT
Lesley Gannon Meiering LogoMLS Number: 768497
Listing Provided By:
Lesley Gannon Meiering  of  Legacy Properties West Sothebys Int. Realty

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