Welcome to Durango's Historic 3rd Avenue district. Durango's most sought after neighborhood. 3rd Avenue is a beautiful boulevard home to some of Durango's most historic and iconic homes. Living 2 blocks from Main Avenue allows you to enjoy all that Durango has to offer. From the vibrant festivals, to the award winning restaurants, you'll love that you can walk everywhere you would want to go. This 3rd Avenue Property features two houses. The front home was built in 1881 and has been recently updated. It has 1062 sqft., 2 bedrooms, and 1 bathroom. Upgraded and Updated: new kitchen, bathroom, large laundry room, red oak floors, new electrical wiring and new plumbing. You will love the charming vintage molding and window trim. It also has a wood stove which you love on those crisp winter days. The guest house built in 2011 has 902 sqft., has 2 bedrooms, and 1 bathroom. It is absolutely beautiful! The back yard is fenced, landscaped and has a underground sprinkler system . You will also find Colorado's largest champion black locust tree planted by the original owner to shade your lawn in the summer. There's even a metal storage shed for garden tools. Each house has separate gas and electrical meters. There are 4 off street parking spaces. When the home was remodeled the owner put in new water lines from the street as well as upgraded the insulation in the home. As per the home owner, they replaced the glass of some of the original windows with Thermopane Glass. Effort was made to replicate, use and locate period appropriate trim, hardware and doors to keep the historical beauty of the home. The inside walls of the two bathrooms have extra insulation and the baths are deep soaker tubs. Kitchen cabinets were custom designed 3" deeper than stock size which gives more counter space for cooking and more storage space.

  • MLS# 763915
  • Style House
  • Sub-Type Resale
  • Status Active
  • Year 1881
Bed(s) 4
Bath(s) 2 Full
SQ Feet 1,963
Story(s) 1 Story
Acreage 0.17
Taxes 1518
Heating Forced Air,Fireplace,Wood Stove
Interior Features Guest Quarters
Listing Provided By:
Al Librande  of  R1 Colorado
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
this listing $850,000
4.33%
$814,750 in City of Durango
this listing 1,963 SqFt
0.83%
1,980 SqFt in City of Durango
this listing $433 $/SqFt
3.78%
$417 $/SqFt in City of Durango

Location

State CO
County La Plata
City Durango
Zip Code 81301
Area Durango In Town
Community Name City of Durango

Area Schools

Middle School Miller 6-8
High School Durango 9-12

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