Private Country Home for Sale in Buena Vista, Colorado with Mountain Views on 15 Acres
15+/- acres this private Buena Vista, Colorado home for sale is only a mile from the Arkansas River. This country home has unprecedented mountain views of the Chaffee County, CO Fourteener mountain peaks our area is known for. This rare property offers incredible privacy and no HOA and includes a new 2,400 s.f. workshop with 14-foot, pass-through RV doors and a concrete floor. The shop has been prepped for water, electric and septic.
Custom-Built Home in the Colorado Rocky Mountains This custom-built, 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home has an incredible master suite that offers his and hers vanities with large drawers for extra storage, and a huge tub where you can soak while gazing at Mt. Princeton and relaxing in your own private Colorado mountain retreat. The master suite is a five-piece bathroom with a double-headed, full-tile shower that looks like it belongs in a spa, and the reading nook off the master bedroom has expansive mountain views and is a cozy spot for reading, writing and napping.
You’ll never run out of room to cook or entertain in this extra-large kitchen with granite countertops, an in-island electric cooktop stove and custom pantry with spice racks. The cabinets were upgraded to full-extension drawers and pull-out shelves for convenience and you’ll love the special tile backsplash and tile floors with decorative inserts. The kitchen includes a cute breakfast nook, in addition to the formal dining room.
The home has an oversized laundry/mud room off the two-car garage with tile floors and a walkway throughout the rest of the home of laminate wood flooring. The living room and bedrooms are carpeted, and the entire home has radiant in floor heat, so your toes are never cold! The wood burning fireplace with a blower can keep you cozy on snowy winter days.
The two additional bedrooms and covered front porch look out towards Browns Canyon National Monument and the Buffalo Peaks Wilderness area as well as the low-maintenance landscaping that includes a drip system and sprinkler system with beautiful, mature flowers and bushes. Your back patio looks directly at Mt. Princeton, Mt. Harvard and Mt. Yale and gives you your own private view with no obstructions and comes with a fire pit area for outdoor entertaining under the stars.
Land Features and Location Near Buena Vista, CO A year-round stream makes this mountain real estate escape unique, as does the aspen, pinon, and ponderosa pine trees. There is even a little grassy spot by the creek with a fire pit ready for your tent if you want to camp out by the creek and enjoy the summer nights in your own private camping spot! This Colorado home is located two hours west of Denver and an hour and a half west of Colorado Springs. It sits in the epicenter of Colorado whitewater rafting, hunting, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, and ATV and jeeping trails. For winter snow skiing, the property is easily accessible to Monarch, Cooper, Copper, Breckenridge and Vail ski areas.
While this piece of Colorado real estate is secluded, it's only 10 minutes to the small mountain town of Buena Vista, which has been ranked one of the top Colorado mountain towns to live in! The area has all of the outdoor activities you need and restaurants, breweries and shopping to enjoy. The property is only 5 miles from the Central Colorado Regional Airport and 30 miles to historic Salida, Colorado; another top-ranked mountain town to explore. If you are seeking a mountain escape with privacy, upgraded living features and room to spread out and escape the busyness of the world in a safe, small mountain community with great schools, you won't find a better property. The driveway into the property takes you right by the Maxwell Park, Colorado state land so access to Colorado hunting for mule deer, elk and antelope is very accessible. This acreage is also home to almost 200 hummingbirds that frequent the flowers on the property and nest among the pinion trees enjoying the cooler summer weather as many of us do! Call me to schedule an in-person or virtual showing today!
Tracy is a native of Salida, Colorado and the second generation in her family in the Real Estate industry. Through growing up with her family in the business, she has experienced much of the business prior to even having a license. Tracy first became licensed as a Real Estate Broker in 1998 while attending the University of Northern Colorado. After college, Tracy was hired on with a custom home building company and figured out that she really enjoyed development, building and design in addition to traditional Real Estate. She continued in the design and building industry from 1998-2004. Since 2004, Tracy started her own business in home design and retail and has continued with that through the present. In 2017, Tracy re-activated her Real Estate license and decided it would be nice to combine her love of design and construction with Real Estate.
Personally, Tracy has always loved sports and as much travel as possible. She played at the Collegiate level in Volleyball and Basketball. She also loves to play in the dirt with motorcycles and 4-wheelers. She loves Colorado and being out in the amazing weather we are so fortunate to have. She has traveled extensively throughout the US as well as Internationally including China, Australia and Africa.
Tracy takes pride and true enjoyment in working with people to find them their perfect Colorado mountain property.