805 E 5th Avenue

Durango, CO 81301

About this property

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.

Date Added
April 15, 2020
Listing Status
1
Days On Site
390
MLS#
768497

Features and Additional Information

Lot Size
14,985 SqFt
Acreage
0.34
Property Type
Residential
Style
House
Sub-Type
Resale
Year
1892
Garage
0
Pool
No
Story(s)
3 Story+
Property View
No
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$2,989,000 1
8 Beds
6
Baths
8,000 SQFT

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Area Information

Durango In Town | La Plata County | None

$ 2,989,000
This listing is play_arrow 540.0% higher than the average in the area
$ 467,000 in the area
8,000 SqFt
This listing is play_arrow 545.2% larger than the average in the area
1,240 SqFt in the area
$ 374 $/SqFt
This listing is play_arrow 4.2% less than the average in the area
$ 390 $/SqFt in the area
390 days on site
This listing is play_arrow 940.0% above the average in the area
38 days on site in the area

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    Escalante 6-8
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    High School
    Durango 9-12

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