3211 E 3rd Avenue

Durango CO, 81301


Exceptional opportunity to own a custom Animas Riverfront home located in the coveted Animas City neighborhood of Durango, CO. Step out your back door and float down the river, cross the street to City Market for provisions, or enjoy a beautiful bike ride along the Animas River Trail and be downtown in 10 minutes! The property is a rare find and no detail has been spared in creating this handcrafted home. The kitchen is a chef's dream featuring custom traditional inset cabinetry, Carrera marble countertops, subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and french doors that open up to the redwood deck overlooking the Animas River. Off of the kitchen is a spacious living area with 20' high vaulted ceilings, a loft that makes the perfect reading nook, a Morso wood burning stove, and ample windows allowing for an abundance of natural light. The ridge beam as well as the loft ladder and railing are all crafted out of reclaimed fir from a Boeing airplane hanger in Seattle. Finishing off the main level is the master bedroom and bath. The master bedroom has custom built-in cabinetry, crown moulding and offers views of the river and access to the back deck. The bathroom features bead-board wainscoting, hand-crafted cabinetry, marble countertops, a walk-in steam room shower with rain head, and slab marble flooring. Upstairs you will find two additional bedrooms and another full bath. The west facing bedroom was creatively designed with handcrafted closet cabinetry, crown moulding and a built-in dresser and shelves complete with American Cherry tops. Floor to ceiling windows and a door that opens to a cantilevered balcony provides views of the river as well as Animas Mountain. The second floor bath features vaulted ceilings, cedar wall paneling, a reclaimed fir vanity, handmade English tile, and an oversized tub. Other finishes include American Cherry hardwood flooring throughout, reclaimed oak barnwood exterior, in-floor radiant heat, beautiful landscaping with mature perennials, vaulted ceilings with reclaimed Douglas Fir beams in nearly every room, a hand-built shed for gardening and gear storage and irrigation rights off of the Animas River. This property is also being offered for sale with the .17 acre lot next door for $1.45M, this would be the perfect spot to build a garage, guest quarters, or both! This is a unique opportunity to own in-town river frontage, with a custom home that is truly one of a kind!


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site337


SQ Feet2,068
Story(s)1 Story
Water FrontYes

Additional Information

HeatingFloor Radiant
Available AmenitiesElectric,Natural Gas,Cable TV,Internet

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information

CountyLa Plata
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango In Town
Community NameAnimas City
Middle SchoolMiller 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Animas City)
low | high
83.133133133133% of Average
low | high
60.976789168279% of Average
$ / SqFt:
low | high
74.888277739989% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 05/25/2020
MLS Number: 759558
Listing Provided By:
Hannah Chary Korman  of  The Wells Group of Durango Inc.

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