Located in Mesa County Colorado near the small town of Mesa and nestled at the base of the Grand Mesa, this 35 acre recreational property includes a beautiful 3104 sq. ft. 4 bedroom 3 bath luxury home, a 1000+ sq. ft caretaker/guest cottage, and large 2500 sq ft. metal storage building to hold all your toys. The home is truly a mountain-top retreat, with unsurpassed views of the Grand Mesa and the surrounding valleys. The home backs up to Kings Gulch with 550 acres of public land. This custom built sanctuary is only 45 minutes from downtown Grand Junction. The City of Grand Junction has many shopping, dining, entertainment venues and the airport is less than an hour's drive. The Grand Mesa encompasses hundreds of square miles and stands more than 10,000 feet above sea level. The Mesa Scenic Byway winds through 63 miles of the national forest, providing beautiful views of the park's lakes, wildlife and geological features. The Grand Mesa is famous for fishing, hunting, camping, hiking, mountain biking in the summer, and skiing, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and sledding in the winter.
The exquisitely built home features 3104 heated square feet of living space including a gourmet kitchen open to the Great room and living room. A large open floor plan includes the living room, kitchen and family room. This makes it ideal for entertaining a large group yet well designed to offer a cozy feeling for more intimate occasions. The showcase of the home is the floor-to ceiling windows in the living room which allow unsurpassed views to the beautiful Plateau Valley area. A stately stone fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and wet bar add to the hospitality of the home. The master bedroom suite and kitchen boasts beautiful finishes including alder wood and granite. The home includes a loft area, walk out basement with two-part family room and 4th bedroom with full bath and walk-in closet. The home includes a tankless hot water heater, refrigerated AC, and forced air heat. There is a private well on the property that feeds a cistern in the home. The private road is well maintained and accessible year round with 4 wheel/all wheel drive, The home includes a 2 car attached garage.
The 35 acres feature a terrain including a sloping hill scattered with Pinion Pine, Juniper and Gambles oak. Over 500 acres of public land borders the property to the west and south.
Many varieties of wildlife life inhabit this area and have been spotted on the ranch including Mule Deer, Rocky Mountain Elk, Black Bear, Mountain Lion, Merriam Turkey, Bobcat, Coyote, Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep along with many species of small animals, song birds and raptors. The property is located in GMU 41.
There is a 1000+ sq. ft. caretakers/guest cottage with 2 bedrooms, full bath, and unfinished loft area. This home also features a tankless hot water heater, refrigerated AC and forced air heat. Next to the cottage is a large 2 car detached garage with carport parking for an additional 3 vehicles. The garage also boasts a large workshop, bonus room with 3/4 bath, and full loft storage area. At the lower end of the property is large 2500 sq. ft. metal storage building with 16 foot walls and numerous possible uses.