Exceptional in town opportunity! This gorgeous turn-key home is ideally located only 3 minutes from the River Trail and Library. Enjoy the ease and convenience of its location… mere blocks from trolley stops, downtown Durango shops, galleries and restaurants. Built in 2007, this newer 3 bed, 2.5 bath home offers functionality of modern living, while maintaining the charm and integrity of a historic home. The main level features a spacious open concept floor plan, with hardwood floors throughout. A large living room offers multiple seating areas, built-in entertainment setup, access to a private office, and flows seamlessly into the dining and kitchen; an ideal space for hosting and entertaining.The gourmet kitchen features honed granite countertops, a large island with bar seating and ample storage space, custom cabinetry from a Santa Fe woodworker, Thermador stainless steel 6-burner gas range, hood and oven, stainless-steel appliances, and an abundance of counter and storage space. Just off the kitchen is a 1/2 bath and separate entry from the garage to drop groceries and remove muddy boots, complete with built-in storage and additional counter space. The fabulous fully fenced backyard is accessed from the kitchen via French doors and serves as a true sanctuary with wraparound deck, beautifully landscaped yard, multiple seating areas, fountain and fire pit; all surrounded by Aspen, Pine and Plum trees. Back inside, the second level of the home includes two guest bedrooms with access to a full bath, laundry room and master retreat. The generously sized master suite features vaulted ceilings with charming craftsman style detailing, French doors opening to views of the Historic Narrow-Gauge train passing by, and multiple closets for ample storage space. The stunning en-suite bath includes a steam/dual shower, private water closet and a unique dual vanity made from an antique table. Enjoy morning coffee on the shady covered front porch overlooking the park across the street. This slice of Durango paradise is a true gem that is sure to go quickly!