“Play is the highest form of research.” Albert Einstein
Header Photo: Just an average hike on an average day in Red Canyon Country.



NOTE: Open post and then Single Click On first Post Photo to view an album in a more detailed, larger format...

Time For A Change

House For Sale in Lovely Ouray Colorado



Tired of the Burbs?
Tired of the Traffic?
Tired of the Crime?
Tired of exercising in a Gym?

Are you ready for a new way of life in a small town 
nestled in the heart of the San Juan Mountains... 

Lowest interest rates ever...what are you waiting for!!!

Welcome to Lovely Ouray, Colorado!
"Switzerland of America"
and
Hiking, Jeeping, 
and allround 
Recreational Capital of The World

This, can be your new "Gym"



Hello, we have a beautiful home for sale in Lovely Ouray, Colorado. It is perched overlooking town, Fellin Park, and newly remodeled Hot Springs Pool and Gym. This View Home would make a great vacation home...  a all-season recreational retreat for jeeping, hiking, exploring, winter backcountry skiing/snowshoe trips or convenient hub for skiing Telluride or snowmobiling the millions of acres of surrounding National Forest Lands.  Then go soak in the Ouray Hot Springs, only a four minute walk from your our front door. 
In addition to photos below, here is a
LINK to a recent walk-through Video 



Why invest in Ouray Real Estate?

  • Because The City of Ouray is surrounded by National Forest and only a limited supply of private land remains. There is little room for growth (think Sedona) and real estate shortages in beautiful places creates investment opportunities. 
  • Because it is the most beautiful place on earth.
  • Because it is still affordable. Our home in Ouray would sell for well over 3 million dollars 17 miles away (as the crow flies) in Telluride. 
  • Because of numerous Hot Springs.
  • Because you can walk to trailheads from home.
  • Because you are tired of City Life, traffic, congestion, crime, noise, pollution, crowds, high taxes, commutes... and so on.


Here are a few photos of our two-home family vacation compound that we had for sale. The one on the right SOLD recently, but the one on the left is still for sale.  It's an upscale three bedroom, 3 bath... or,  you can use the downstairs Bed Room as a "Mother-in-law studio apartment" (fully self contained with private entrance), or use it as ab alternate, more private Master Bedroom...as opposed to the master B R upstairs.  Click on photos for a slide show in a larger format.


This home is almost brand new... the 
lawn wraps around left to the back, and is complete with an automatic programable sprinkler system, plus a drip irrigation zone for flower numerous flower beds and potted flowers outside. 
Here is a view of our "VIEW," taken out our front window. It's called "The Blowout," a multi-hued volcanic formation that our house looks directly into.
Rainbow over downtown Lovely Ouray

Three Imax Windows in the new house... this one overlooks town and mountains
The "Focal Point Fireplace" anchors the living room... when you finally pull your eyes from the Imax Windows
We like "pop outs"

Gas Range (NOTE: Backsplash has been installed between granite counter tops and upper cabinets since this photo was taken).

Granite, everywhere... even in bath rooms
top of the line washer dryer



High efficiency Maytag fridge costs 78 dollars per
year to operate

under counter sink for easy cleaning
View of our home from neighbors house. 
Lost the Christmas Spirit? No Snow where you live? This could be your vacation home/family retreat. Ouray has an in town Sledding Hill and a Rope Tow Ski slope that the kids or grandkids can walk to. Then go soak in the Hot Springs Pool... it's just around the corner from our driveway. 

Or, you can go watch Ice Festival Climbers in Box Canyon all winter... maybe learn to climb yourself.




We are in our 60's and still enjoy going on long snowshoe treks up on
Red Mountain, only 8 miles away. Then, of course, go for a soak in the Hot Springs




Newly expanded and remodeled Hot Springs only a five minute walk



Post Card
Now for photos of the surrounding area...




14,100 foot Mount Sneffels and Blue Lakes... only 8 miles from our house. And yes, there are Trout in that lake.

Facts and Figures 
  • House is UPSCALE, a 1650 sq ft, 3 bath (one of which is a downstairs Mother in Law studio apartment with separate entry), a spacious, heated, two car garage with 9 foot ceilings, LOTS of storage, plus a workbench. Hot Water in floor heat throughout home and garage, top of the line appliances and cabinets, remote control skylight with an auto close rain sensor, 3 huge Imax living room windows, extremely low taxes and utility bills. The yard, shrubs, and flower garden are in, and so is an automated sprinkler and drip irrigation system to water everything. Located in a small, elevated 4 home subdivision that is now built out... and the two houses on either side of our house are owned by out-of-state older family's that use them as vacation get-aways and thus are seldom here.
  • No HOA fees!!!!!!!!!
  • Unblocked views of town, pool, and surrounding mountains.
  • Walk to the Hot Springs or town in minutes
  • Ski Telluride a little over an hour away... Purgatory, two hours... Crested Butte, 3 hours... Monarch, 3 hours, Powderhorn, 2.5 hours.
  • Jeeping capital of the world
  • 8 hours from shorts and tee shirt weather in Arizona
  • Lots of nearby National Parks
  • Did I mention no HOA fees!
  • Google Ouray, Colorado for more info on this wonderful, one of a kind place, or see links below!
$425,900 
Now By Owner and reduced to 
$399,950
 for Summer of 2017.

Here is a walk-thru video link to see the house and grounds

Call
Bobbie @ 
970 209-5795
or
Mark @
970 497-0053
or 
Email 
mej4@mac.com
for more info.

COOL OURAY LINKS!!!

4462 6-01-17

1 comment:

  1. Wow, tis a lovely place. What beautiful homes and reasonable prices. You've sold me...well almost! Good luck with the sales and good promoting job. Lynda

    ReplyDelete

The Box Canyon Blog is an interactive site. Don't just sit there, PARTICIPATE !!!