1723 Forest Avenue

Durango CO, 81301


Incredible opportunity to own a well maintained home in town and just minutes from community amenities like grocery, restaurants, the Rec Center, the Fairgrounds, schools and historic downtown. This beautiful home has great curb appeal and is situated on a 0.257 acre lot that backs to City of Durango buffer space and a hiking trail. Featuring 4 bedrooms (dual master suites) and 3 baths, this home has room for everyone or a variety of flex space needs. The original master suite is on the main level, light and bright with windows on two sides, two closets and a private bath with shower. Also on the first floor are two hallway linen closets, two other generous sized bedrooms, one full bath with custom wall decor of real leaves and the laundry area. The newer second master suite is on the second floor with a large walk-in closet, a spacious master bath with dual vanities, soaking tub, separate shower and private commode. The upstairs master suite has a dedicated electric hot water heater and a dedicated gas forced air furnace. All 4 bedrooms offer coffered ceilings with abundant can lighting in all the right places. There is plenty of room for vehicles, toys, storage and more in the two-car garage + two-car carport + 12 ft x 7 ft workshop with built-in cabinets and a wash sink. In addition, you'll find a 5 ft x 12 ft storage shed in the back yard also with built-in cabinets. As you enter the home, one of the first things you notice is the beautifully restored original wood floors. The open floor plan then invites you into the living room, with gas fireplace, tile accents and built-in architectural niches with hidden electrical outlets for decorative lighting. The living room flows into the large dining room that can accommodate up to 10 at a dining table plus a hutch and has a built-in wine rack. Step outside onto the spacious 220+ square foot covered patio and enjoy the flower garden, green grass and mature cottonless Cottonwood trees! Consider the patio your outdoor Colorado second living area. Upgraded kitchen offers granite slab counter tops, white washed Oak cabinets, Maytag stainless refrigerator with lower freezer drawer, Moen kitchen faucet with spray nozzle, GE Profile electric slide in range/oven, GE Profile stainless dishwasher, spacious pantry closet and beautiful accent tile full back splash. This home is conveniently located minutes from historic downtown Durango in the desirable neighborhood of Crestview. Sellers require a lease back of the home until June 2021.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site67


Bath(s) 3 Total
SQ Feet2,216
Car PortYes
Story(s)Two Story

Additional Information

HeatingFireplace,Forced Air
Interior FeaturesWindow Coverings,Wired/Cable TV,Ceiling Fan(s),Granite Counters
Available AmenitiesElectric,Phone - Landline,Natural Gas,Cable TV,Internet

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information
CountyLa Plata
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango In Town
Community NameCrestview
Middle SchoolMiller 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Crestview)
low | high
69.726858877086% of Average
low | high
86.823104693141% of Average
$ / SqFt:
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22.939085194017% of Average
On Site:
low | high
100% of Average
Listing Updated: December 4, 2020 2:26:16 AM PST
Listing Provided By: Luis Marquez of Coldwell Banker Heritage House

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