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800 E Galena Avenue Crestone, CO
$ 680,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#7778060
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAGUACHE
  • CityCrestone
  • Zip81131
  • Style
  • Year Built1997
  • Taxes853
  • Price$ 680,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1400
  • Lot Size40 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Colorado Realty & Land Co.
Property Description

Beautiful 40-acre parcel bordering National Forest on one side. An agricultural, lifestyle retreat property with a 2 story, plus insulated cellar, custom built straw bale home. A post and beam unique construction, 2-bedroom 2 bath, 1,400sq feet, 11ft high ceilings, inside walls of aspen, pine, with oak redwood poplar accents. This home was built for strength and non-toxic living, using a modified post and beams architecture with straw bale infill. Large windows with solid oak windowsills and redwood trims. The stairs are a combination of oak and poplar. Walls use a combination of aspen paneling and stucco walls. Floors are oak and bamboo, with a wool carpet for upstairs. All day inside passive solar light and warmth. There is a large basement area that stays the same temperature year around and can be used for a workshop or storage. Large 450sq ft wrap around redwood deck, with cedar wood sunken hot or cold tub. Landscaping around the house includes a sheltered area with trees and a 6 ft circular pool with water fountain. Also, a 32 ft geodesic dome, with 10 thick walls, custom triangular windows, sun roof, attached mudroom, and large redwood deck. Cabin is 18 X 14, well insulated, with hardwood floors and combination of stucco and aspen paneling. It comes with attached deck and landscaped area. There is a 50 x 12 foot horse stall, stucco covered strawbales on 3 sides and a partial enclosure in front. There are also two additional horse 12x12 foot wooden horse stalls with overhanging roofs. There is a large tack room and two large covered indoor areas for storing bales. There are three fenced horse paddocks with gates, water lines and heaters, and an underground water line to the main paddock, as well as several heaters.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Moffat Elementary School Moffat Middle School Moffat High School
Price History
6/17/2020 Listed $680,000

General Features

Appliances Oven, Refrigerator
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage No
Carport Spaces 0.0
Carport Y/N No
Cooling None
Current Use Livestock
Elementary School Moffat
Energy Efficient Insulation
Exterior Features Balcony, FirePit, Garden, HotTubSpa
Garage Spaces 0.0
Garage Y/N No
Green Energy Generation OffGrid
Green Water Conservation WaterSmartLandscaping
Heating ActiveSolar, Propane, WoodStove
High School Moffat
High School District Moffat 2
Levels Two
Middle/Junior High School Moffat
Ownership Individual
Patio/Porch Features Deck, Patio, Balcony
Property SubType SingleFamilyResidence
Property Type Residential
Roof Metal
Sewer SepticTank
Spa Features HotTub
Special Listing Conditions None
Structure Type House
Terms Cash, Item1031Exchange, FHA, PrivateFinancingAvailable, VALoan
Topography Mountainous
Zoning Agriculture

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1400.0
Air Conditioning Y/N No
Basement (Y/N) No
Common Walls NoCommonWalls
Fireplace Features FirePit
Full Baths 2
Heating Y/N Yes
Living Area 1400.0
Main Level Bathrooms 1
Main Level Bedrooms 1

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 1400.0
Covered Spaces 0.0
Fencing Partial
Horse Amenities LoafingShed, TackRoom, WaterSource
Horse Y/N Yes
Lot Features BordersNationalForest, Landscaped, OpenSpace, ManyTrees, Secluded, Xeriscape
Lot Size Acres 40.0
Lot Size Area 40.0
Lot Size Square Feet 1742400.0
Lot Size Units Acres
Road Frontage Type PublicRoad
Road Surface Type Dirt, Gravel
Spa Yes
Total Parking 0.0
Water Source Private, Well


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 81131

AVG $460K
AVG $1,347
AVG 39
Year Built
AVG 2005

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