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$1,595,040  •  1,920 acres
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This property consists of 1920 deeded acres in Fremont County, Colorado. It lies just south of the town of Florence and just north of the town Wetmore, right off of Hwy 67. The ingress and egress to the land is openly accessible year round through the well maintained County Road 103. There are a handful of homes that run contiguous to the property with inhabitants that enjoy large parcels that they live on. The desert like surroundings create a picturesque environment that contains natural canyons and cliffs that meander throughout. It's location is at the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountain range, where lush vegetation abounds consisting of grass, shrubs, pine, spruce, fir, aspen, and junipers. Many build sites can be found on the land, and the creative mind can see endless possibilities for development or recreation. Several animals live and utilize this area. On any given day, elk, deer, antelope, and many small game animals can be found. On occasion, bear, mountain lion, and other predators can be seen. The property has not been hunted on, but offers the opportunity to gain owner tags in GMU 69. The owner's will consider dividing this property into a northern and southern tract upon request.
$3,500,000  •  1,247.4 acres
Wetmore Ranch~Investment Property~Legacy Ranch~ ~No Conservation Easements~In Custer County, Colorado, in the small town of Wetmore, is this quiet, peaceful place you can call home... 1162.73 +/- acre cattle/hay ranch with an incredible 5280 sq. ft. Three-bedroom, three-bathroom luxury home with additional home for your caretaker or rental. This ranch is free and clear of conservation easements. Additionally, the ranch to the south of the Wetmore Ranch and is contiguous is in a conservation easement therefore no one will be developing that property, and privacy is ensured. LocationViews of Pikes Peak to the north, the eastern slope of the Wet Mountains to the west and south while to the east one gets to enjoy the fantastic Colorado sunrises across the Colorado plains. Colorado Springs offers great shopping, dining, entertainment, and the airport is less than an hour's drive. Florence is about 15 minutes from this quiet sanctuary and is one of my favorite places to visit, shop, and dine! Canon City is about 30 minutes away and is a great place to shop for all your necessities! You can also go fishing in the Arkansas River, which is famous for its world-class fly fishing! Westcliffe is also about 30 minutes away has great hiking, fishing and shopping, and dining too. The HomePaved Road to the doorstep!The well-built and well-maintained home, built-in 2001 features 5280 heated sq. ft. of living space, including a gourmet kitchen that opens to the great room and living room with a separate area for formal dining. The amply sized master suite is a combination of tile and carpet, with his/her walk-in closets, bathrooms, and oversized tiled shower with dual heads. Two guest bedrooms and a full guest bathroom are located at the opposite end of the spacious home. Additional features include open living with an office, large laundry/mudroom.Enjoy radiant in-floor heating, gas and wood fireplaces, a concrete-covered patio, a fully landscaped and fenced backyard and a three-car garage. The LandThe 1162.73+/- acres feature beautifully diverse terrain, including open irrigated hay fields and pasture. The topography is level, gently sloping, and ruggedly steep. The native vegetation of white pines, douglas fir, and oak brush paint the countryside green. Alfalfa/bromegrass are grown on the irrigated land.Water RightsAbout 125 acres can be irrigated from the Harrigan Ditch, which is the #7 water right from Hardscrabble. There are nine risers and an underground irrigation system for the irrigated land. Hardscrabble Creek runs through the eastern part of the property that is active about seven months of the year. There is tunnel access under the road to gain access to this creek area for livestock water.OutbuildingsHay Barn 1: This barn is a 40x80 steel superstructure with 18-foot openings and can store approximately 4,000 bales of hay. Pole Frame Barn: The pole barn is 30x50. Hay Barn 2: This hay barn is 30x50. Frame Equipment Buildings: Two frame buildings located at the main dwelling. 40x80 and 50x100, both are steel structures.Custer CountyCuster County is a popular outdoor vacation spot, boasting several 14,000-foot peaks as well as numerous fishing, hiking, hunting, and camping areas. A large percentage of the county is National Forest land in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains on the west side and in the Wet Mountains on the east. The Deweese Reservoir lies at the north end of the Wet Mountain Valley.OpportunitiesWetmore Ranch is well suited for a "hobby" or "recreational" ranch with several barns, equipment buildings, two dwellings, and ditch rights. It is easily accessible, has open space, and located close to Wetmore and Westcliffe. Florence, Canon City & Colorado Springs are all cities accessible to the ranch within 50 miles. Call Twila Geroux for your private tour.
$1,749,000  •  82 acres
Colorado Mountain Luxury Retreat Property for Sale Southern Colorado Mountain Recreation Getaway, Sustainable Property for Sale The Wetmore Pinnacle is a gorgeous custom-built luxury home on 82 acres in one of the most scenic regions in all of Colorado. Built with the goal of sustainability and efficiency, the property is remote and secluded, with incredible privacy and beautiful views. While many mountain homes are built with heavy logs and massive rock fireplaces, this home has a much finer aesthetic—call it “mountain contemporary”. With a total of 6,478 square of living space, the home has 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, the upstairs has an expansive custom kitchen with high-end appliances, wood stove with black granite fireplace, and aspen paneling on all the upstairs ceilings. The master suite is very spacious, with a huge walk-in closet and the windows from the master bath overlook a mountain forest. Instead of a heavy drywall texture, the walls are the smoothest finish that master drywallers can accomplish. The overall look and feel of the home is a sense of understated high quality and luxury. The quality of construction is reminiscent of high-end Aspen or Telluride mountain homes. Seclusion and privacy in this mountain luxury home, yet easy access to town and services The Wetmore Pinnacle is a very secluded and private property, tucked away from view on the back side of a Colorado mountain. The home is accessed by a graded road that winds up through an aspen and spruce forest to the home, which is situated on a knoll overlooking a grassy meadow and miles of mountain forests. Access is easy via paved year-round Highway 165, which actually sees little traffic. The town of Westcliffe is 24 minutes away and Rye is 35 minutes. Wetmore, another small town, is only 18 minutes to the north. Pueblo is less than an hour to the east and Canon City is 45 minutes to the north. Pueblo and Colorado Springs have large airports and offer easy connections.   Sustainable setting in this luxury Colorado prepper property The Wetmore Pinnacle was built with sustainability in mind. Water is provided by a strong domestic well. The well is 400 feet deep, with a column of 300 feet of water. There is plenty of timber to harvest firewood on the property, and heat is provided by an outdoor woodstove that pumps heat into the radiant heat loops installed in the flooring of the house. Throw a few logs in the heater, and the house is warm for a full 24-hour period. The builder installed a 1,000-gallon cistern to store grey water from showers and laundry to irrigate the trees and landscaping around the house. Electrical power is provided by the grid, but there’s also a concrete pad to set up a generator, and solar could be easily installed. Cell service is EXCELLENT, with a 4G Verizon tower in close proximity to the home. Internet is available either through satellite dish or the cellular tower. This property is well suited for a “bug-out” retreat scenario, as it needs very little help from the outside world. The downstairs has some special features that the security-minded person will appreciate. Shop building and horse stall on Colorado mountain recreation property The Wetmore Pinnacle has an excellent set of improvements, with a well-built 30x64 shop building with a loft to store tools and big-boy toys. Additionally, there is a 24x36 horse stall building that could easily be converted to a guest casita or manager’s home. Colorado mountain recreation ranch for sale, hunting property for sale This 82-acre property has a pleasing variety of terrain, ranging from a tiny creek on the east side of the property to a mountain forest of Douglas fir, sub-alpine fir, blue spruce, aspen, and ponderosa; to a grassy mountain meadow sprinkled with aspen trees. Hunting in the area is excellent, and elk, deer, bear, and grouse are routinely spotted on the property. The neighboring ranch to the south and west is known for excellent trophy big game hunting. Snowmobiling, skiing, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, and all the great recreation that Colorado has to offer are all within close proximity to this ranch. For more properties like this one, head to United Country Real Estate! Listing ID: 05022-16040