River, Privacy, Convenience and Exceptional Amenities! Less than 10 minutes to downtown Durango, this unique property consists of 10-acres with Animas River frontage and beautiful views of Missionary Ridge. Amenities include a custom 6,109 SF 7-bedroom, 6.5-bath main residence; recently remodeled 1,528 SF 3-bedroom, 2-bath guesthouse, and exceptional 48’ x 65’ heated work shop. The Animas Ditch running near the rear of the house is available for irrigation. Experience the difference in quality and design throughout this mountain contemporary-styled 2-story main home with its abundant natural light, high T&G vaulted ceilings, attractive timber accents, Red Oak hardwood flooring, open dining and multiple access points to the outdoor space. The gourmet kitchen includes high-end stainless-steel appliances, granite kitchen counters, center island, large storage pantry and a fabulous butler's pantry. There are formal and informal dining areas to suite every occasion and several versatile living areas, including a library/game room, breakfast nook, and office. The spacious main level master suite is off of the family room and has access to the back patio. The master bath has tiled countertops, two vanity sinks, a jet-soaking tub and walk-in tiled shower, with a separate water closet. There are fireplaces in nearly every bedroom and the living room giving all of your guests the opportunity to snuggle by the fire. The gazebo just outside the back door is set up for either an outdoor kitchen or a hot tub. Decks nearly surround the house so you can appreciate the enormous views from all angles. The outdoor space is magical with lush lawns and flowerbeds maintained by 4 shares of irrigation water and approximately 5 acres on a zoned sprinkler system. The woodlands are home to abundant wildlife and the creek and river are home to trout and water fowl. And, all of your toys and outdoor equipment can be stored easily in the workshop. Given the location, privacy, and an abundance of space, this property touts one of the best ways to experience the Animas River Valley lifestyle, while being close to downtown Durango and the Purgatory ski area.