35 Meadowbrook Drive Bayfield CO Real Estate

A brand-new coat of paint inside and out cuts down on the maintenance in this charming two-level home in Forest Lakes. This is an amazing opportunity for someone looking to upsize to more bedrooms or as an investment property. Upstairs features an open living room and kitchen/dining area. Near the wood stove fireplace set in large stones is where you will want to spend cozy winter nights. Sliding glass doors allow in natural light and access to the front deck which offers great views and the perfect setting for a morning coffee or an al fresco dinner. Also upstairs, are two large bedrooms and a full bathroom. The walk-out downstairs features a large living space, two more bedrooms, as well as an office/flex room. Another bathroom with a newly retiled walk-in shower and a laundry room complete the ground level. The quaint and private fenced in back yard is the perfect area for kids and pets. There is also a large shed that provides plenty of storage. This home is near the entrance to Forest Lakes which provides great year-round access. Central location between Durango and Bayfield. Bayfield is less than 15 minutes away for grocery shopping and local necessities. Downtown Durango is about 30 minutes away for all the restaurants, breweries and nightlife. Forest Lakes is a quiet subdivision. Amenities include: 40 acres of BLM inside the subdivision with trails perfect for hiking and biking. Direct access to Colorado State forest lands from the subdivision with 3 million acres of San Juan National Forest adjoining the state land. Lake Simpatico is a private lake for fishing, kayaking and paddle boarding. Ten minutes away is Vallecito Reservoir which has 12 miles of shoreline and is stocked with Trout, Kokanee Salmon, and Pike. Fish right from the shoreline or rent a pontoon boat at the marina for an all-day affair. Vallecito also features several restaurants, access to exceptional big game hunting and of course tremendous jeeping, hiking and biking. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, dog sledding, snowmobiling, snow biking and ice fishing.