The Durango Aerie Ranch offers you a true Colorado log home lifestyle in the mountains with panoramic views, including the snowcapped La Platas and Sleeping Ute mountain ranges. This spectacular 49+ acre parcel embraces this finely crafted, 2,428 SF classic full log home. Many custom design details from Santa Fe - handmade front door, tumbled stone and green and blue glass tiles to reflect the blue sky and plentiful greenery, handcrafted artisan hardware and sink. Custom windows and decks are strategically placed throughout the home allowing for big mountain and sweeping vista views that serve to illuminate the charm of this handcrafted home. Throughout this cozy and intimate home, you will appreciate the fine attention to detail and architectural interests, featuring 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, and decks on all sides of the home, taking in the sweeping views all the way to Arizona and New Mexico. The open kitchen has a large center island, granite counters, gourmet appliances and rustic cherry cabinets. Authentic rustic pine flooring throughout the home and tongue and groove ceilings gives the home a mountain vibe. The Master bedroom is on the top floor along with a loft and master bath with decks and greenhouse space. You can see from Shiprock to the La Plata Mountains. Beautiful grounds surround the house with plenty of room to roam on horseback, snowshoes or on foot hiking. Enjoy the outdoors year round from the south facing patio, and upper decks situated to capture the stunning views and maximize outdoor living under the expansive Colorado skies. This home and grounds are nicely maintained and offer a soothing harmonious retreat for quiet and peaceful country living. Lower level has a laundry room and approximately 850 SF of unfinished heated space that could be an additional bonus room, bath and rec room. Large carport, shed and fencing is ideal for horses, dogs, or animals. This home is on a cistern.