15431 County Road 240

15431 County Road 240

15431 County Road 240, Bayfield, CO 81122

Nestled in the tall pines at the entrance to Enchanted Forest subdivision, just 15 miles from downtown Durango, this 2172 SF home on three acres enjoys added privacy backing to 38 acres of National Forest. At 7803' elevation, this home enjoys easy, year-round access off of paved County Road 240. There are two offshoots off of the main drive providing turn around space for trailers and ample parking and storage areas for RVs, boats, or additional vehicles. The home and driveway are south facing allowing for excellent southern exposure- better snow melt and more natural lighting. With easy access to Durango and Bayfield; endless recreational opportunities at both Lemon and Vallecito Reservoirs which are less than 15 minutes from this property. The inviting covered front porch provides entry to the main living level where you will find an open concept- living room, kitchen, dining and office. The interior is clean and bright with fresh paint and in-floor radiant heat is efficient and cozy. The main level features flagstone entry and wood flooring. A wood fireplace, ample storage and a powder room can be found on this level. The kitchen is spacious and features pine cabinetry, tile flooring, new dishwasher (never used), and pantry. All bedrooms are located on the upper level; a specious primary suite with vaulted ceilings, walk-in closet and full bath. The two guest bedrooms are spacious and share a full bath. Dormer windows provide plenty of sunshine to these rooms. Lower level features a living area with a bonus room and full bathroom. There is a separate entrance to this space providing flexibility for home-office or separate living quarters if needed. Direct access to the attached, oversized two car garage with workspace and accessible mechanical. Outside, enjoy the tranquil setting from the covered porch with views to the south and the breeze blowing through the tall pines and spruce. The trees provide shade and help keep the home cool in the summer months. Plenty of opportunities to hike and explore on your own property or the adjacent National Forest lands. A seasonal creek can be enjoyed in the spring months. The newly, custom-built pine firewood shed is located in the driveway for wood storage. This property pays less HOA fees due to minimal use of subdivision roads. Owner completed professional fire mitigation around the house. The septic system has been inspected and Transfer of Title to be issued. Internet is currently provided by Visionary while CenturyLink is newly available with faster speeds more reliable service. This home is ready for its new owner!



2,172 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

130,680 Sq.Ft. lot

Jeremiah Aukerman

Jeremiah Aukerman

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms3
  • Total bathrooms4
  • Laundry room Washer Hookup
  • Flooring Hardwood, Partially Carpeted, Tile
  • Fireplace Insert, Living Room, Stove
  • APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven, Propane Water Heater, Range, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater
  • other interior Features Ceiling Fan(s), Separate/Formal Dining Room, Upper Level Master, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,172 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area130,680 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID806978
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1995
  • Elementary SchoolBayfield K-5
  • Middle SchoolBayfield 6-8
  • High SchoolBayfield 9-12


  • Garage Space2
  • water SourceWell
  • roofMetal
  • lot featuresAdjacent To Public Land, Borders National Forest, Wooded
  • parkingAttached, Garage, RV Access/Parking, Garage Door Opener
  • HEAT TYPEPropane, Radiant Floor
  • sewerSeptic Tank
  • other exterior FeaturesPorch, Shed, Propane Tank - Leased


  • Sales Price$700,000
  • HOA $150/yr

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