This single-level ranch-style home sits on 3.79+ acres in the heart of the Animas Valley with unsurpassed views of the mountains and Red Cliffs of Missionary Ridge. Adjacent to the property is a wildlife preserve providing untouched views and open space. Four Class A Shares from the Animas Ditch Company provide irrigation to the fenced yard, pasture, and raised garden beds. In addition to the primary residence, there is a 3,200 SF metal building that encompasses a non-conforming 1,000 SF 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom apartment. Complete with electric heat and central air conditioning, ceramic tile floors, a spacious kitchen, and a fenced-in yard, metered separately. The brick and cedar-sided home is 1736 SF with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, plus hardwood Oak flooring throughout. Upon entering the house, you are greeted with a separate bar area with a sink and upper beveled glass cabinetry. Off to the left is a stepdown den with slate tile flooring and Aspen Tounge and Groove walls. The unique western-style tin stamped ceiling and a vintage potbelly stove create a welcoming and cozy atmosphere. All of the lights in the home are on a dimmer. A spacious kitchen with custom walnut cabinetry, granite countertops, and pantry storage complete with a separate bar seating area sits at the center of the home. The adjacent dining area has a wall of windows, which take advantage of the expansive mountain and valley views, plus access to the deck. The perfect amount of space to enjoy company or cook for two. The outdoor covered wraparound deck with recessed lighting and speakers makes year-round grilling a breeze. The perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon tea as you soak in views of the red cliffs, Animas Valley and watch the historic Durango-Silverton train pass by. A spacious master and guest bedroom plus a full bath with tiled flooring, two vanity sinks, and a tub shower combo sit at the north side of the home. Each bedroom has a large closet with additional shelves for storage. With the fenced pasture, you can easily enjoy the freedom of horses, chickens, and livestock. An insulated garage/shop for vehicles and toys round out this incredible property. If you are looking for a property that allows you to truly take advantage of the Durango lifestyle, this home is a must-see!