This is a custom guest house for a maximum of 2 renters, built of eco-friendly materials. No pets. No smoking.
Our craftsman style 450 sf guest house sits near the top of Rafter J subdivision, 1 mile from CR 142/Meadow Rd, 20 min to Durango for work, shopping, dining or walking along the Animas River. It is 30 min to the City recreation center going north and 30 min to the regional hospital going east. The location is 20-50 min to outdoor hiking, rafting, snowshoeing, hot springs, and skiing.
The 5.5 acre property has pine trees and mountain views. Built with eco-friendly materials by the hosts, the inside is a finely finished 450 sq ft. fully furnished. Kitchenette. Large bathroom. Conservation of water and electricity is important as solar powers the electric grid.
A tour: Come through an entry/mud room to a sitting room which has a kitchenette at one end and a desk at the other end below a window that looks across the mountains The sitting room has full length windows that capture light and heat in the winter. There is a cushioned love seat and chair, small coffee table and side table. The kitchen area has a 3/4 size refrigerator, microwave, toaster oven, deep sink with overhead cabinet and a table.
In the bedroom there is a custom-made queen bed, freestanding closet, bureau and straight back chair. When sitting in bed you can watch the sun rise from a nearby window.
The bathroom has a large 36" wide shower stall, privacy wall for the toilet and a bureau for linens and/or storage. The sink is surrounded by a decorated cement counter top with oval mirror above.
Outside there is a small covered porch and sitting area that gets morning sun and is shielded from wind by a rock wall.