This beautiful ranchette consists of just over 42 acres of Colorado’s gorgeous eastern plain and is situated between the towns of Kiowa and Bennett, in the county of Elbert. It sits just 45 minutes of Aurora and about an hour to downtown Denver and DIA. The +/- 4,176 sq ft home includes modern arts and crafts architectural features, passive solar and radiant in floor heating. Adjacent 35.43 acres parcel is currently available for purchase.Land The land is just over 42 acres with 2 easy access points from County Road 53. The land is slightly rolling and contains healthy native grass and foliage that attract the local wildlife. The property is cattle fenced on all four sides, has three year-round watering posts, sorting pens for livestock, and a concrete pad that can support up to four twenty-foot sea containers for feed storage. The improvements on the land were strategically placed to maximize its outlay. Improvements The home consists of 2 tastefully finished levels that are over 2,000 sq ft each, built with self-reliance as its main objective. It contains radiant floor heating and is powered by solar, electricity, and propane. – The main level contains the great room, kitchen, master bedroom/bath, 2 bonus rooms, and the washroom. On this same floor there is a vaulted ceiling that creates well designed space and allows the walls to have larger windows that bring in natural light and views to the yard, pasture, and range. As you look around, the home has treasure hints of Frank Lloyd Wright inspired stained glass and rich hues of cherrywood in its trim, doors, and cabinets. The majority of the top level will intrigue the most distinguished guest by its simple, however well thought out design that creates an overlook to the back yard, pasture, and majority of the property. This custom home was designed by the current owners to offer a wraparound deck that can be accessed from the South, East, and Western sides. -The lower level offers a walk out to the freshly hydro seeded back yard and southern pasture. This level also contains 4 large bedrooms and a centrally located bathroom that surround an entertainment area, which makes it a perfect area for additional family members and guests. The +/- 4,176 sq ft home includes modern arts and crafts architectural features, passive solar and radiant in floor heating. It also supports a sustainable, low maintenance, accessible, smart wired, secure, and self-reliant lifestyle. This property is well set up with an additional 40’x60’ workshop, open pasture, cross fencing, and 360 degree vistas that are miles on end. The 40’x60’ Workshop – is wired with 220 and 110 amp and is ready for all sorts of projects. Its spacious 2400 square ft offers 14’ doors that will allow RV access and 4”-6” concrete to support future projects that may need a heavier foundation pad. It’s all steel construction is built to last. Water/Mineral Rights & Natural Resources Well permit # 236658 Location Situated between the towns of Kiowa and Bennett, in the county of Elbert. It sits just 45 minutes of Aurora and about an hour to downtown Denver and DIA.