33301 Forest Service Road 329 Buena Vista, CO 81211

Single Family Detached MLS #: 1696843 Listed By CENTURY 21 Summit Realty, Inc.


3 beds | 3 baths | 3,440 sq ft
Est. Property Tax: $2,204
Estimated monthly payments: $4,271/mo.* (recalculate)
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Classic Log Home on 53 Acres
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Property Description

Rich in architectural

detail, this single level lodge style home is well suited for one of the best

settings for a home in all of Colorado. Average 16" spruce logs hand peeled and

scribed. Swedish Cope joinery. Aspen tongue-in-groove ceilings throughout. Well-appointed

kitchen and spacious pantry. Bedrooms include a two bedroom Master Suite with

private bath; the third bedroom is ensuite. All bedrooms have sliding glass doors

to the 100 foot deck that overlooks Chubb Valley and a panorama from the

Collegiate Range to the Buffalo Peaks. A spacious loft provides flexibility for

sleeping, office, or additional social space. Added amenities: game room with

pool table, wood burning fireplace with gas option, south-facing solarium for

plants and relaxing, and heated workshop or bonus room. Fully landscaped;

designer rock garden and large patio. A high tech solar renewable energy system

(with back-up) provides electricity. Property adjoins San Isabel Nat'l Forest. Patented

mining claims. Sellers

have worked with IREA (local power company) to develop a plan for bringing

electricity to the home. List price has been reduced to partially accommodate

this added expense. If IREA provides electricity, the energy developed by the

solar arrays would be net-metered back to the utility grid. Solar storage for

radiant in-floor heat and hot water heater.The

1,350 square foot addition was completed in 2010. Domestic well rated to

provide water for up to three dwellings and/or domestic animals; 1,000 gallon

cistern. The 53+ acres are the Chaffee County portion of 6 mining claims; the

remainder is in Park County and privately owned. Silver was mined back in the

day. Species in the surrounding forest include: Blue Spruce, Engleman Spruce,

Douglas fir, Ponderosa Pine, Whitebark Pine, Bristlecone Pine, and profuse

stands of Aspen.Collectively this

represents a Montane Biome.


  • Age: 11-20 Years Old
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Garbage Disposal, Microwave, Range / Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Area Amenities: Golf, Outdoor Activities, Biking, Area Fishing, Area Hiking, Area Horse Riding/Stables, Area Hunting, Area Snowmobiling, Jogging / Biking Path
  • Area Description: Country Living, Mountain, Privacy
  • Basement: Crawl Space
  • Bath Features: Stall Shower, Stall Shower and Tub, Tub and Shower, Jetted Tub
  • Cooling: No A/C
  • Exterior: Gardens, Out Building, Thermal Windows / Doors
  • Exterior Description: Log
  • Exterior Living Space: Patio, Deck
  • Fireplace Count: 1 Fireplace
  • Fireplace Description: Gas, Wood Burning Stove, Wood Burning, 2-Sided
  • Flooring: Mixed, Tile
  • Garage Count: 2 Car Garage
  • Garage Description: Attached Garage
  • General: Workshop, Ceiling Fan(s), Window Treatments, Smoke Detector
  • Heating - Fuel Type: Solar, Propane
  • Heating Type: Solar Power, Radiant Floor
  • Interior: Walk-in Closet, Vaulted Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Blinds, Track lighting
  • Kitchen Features: Granite Countertops, Gourmet Kitchen, Center Island, Breakfast Bar
  • Lot Description: Access Type - Road, Wooded
  • Lot Size: 50-100 Acres, 53.3 Acres
  • Other: Whole House Water Filter
  • Pre-Wiring: Garage Door
  • Property Description: Acreage
  • Road Type: Private Road
  • Roof: Metal Roof
  • Rooms: Billiards Room
  • Sewer: Septic
  • Special Market: Vacation / Second Home, Luxury Properties
  • Style: Log
  • Views: Mountain, Scenic
  • Water: Well

Room Dimensions

  • Great Room and dining area: 22.0 ft x 19.0 ft
  • Entry from garage and utility: 25.0 ft x 8.0 ft
  • 3rd bedroom: 16.0 ft x 12.0 ft
  • 3rd bedroom full bath: 12.0 ft x 5.0 ft
  • Game room: 18.0 ft x 15.0 ft
  • Loft: 20.0 ft x 20.0 ft
  • Master full bath: 18.0 ft x 12.0 ft
  • 1 of 2 master bedrooms: 16.0 ft x 12.0 ft
  • 2 of 2 master bedrooms: 16.0 ft x 12.0 ft
  • Shared bath and wardrobe: 16.0 ft x 12.0 ft
  • Sunroom: 18.0 ft x 8.0 ft
  • Workshop: 30.0 ft x 15.0 ft
  • Kitchen and back entry: 22.0 ft x 15.0 ft
  • 4 person sauna: 11.0 ft x 8.0 ft

School Information

33301 Forest Service Road 329, Buena Vista, CO 81211

Elementary School
Grades PRESCHOOL-5 | Public School
Distance: 0.5 mi
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Middle School
Grades 6-8 | Public School
Distance: 0.9 mi
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High School
Grades 9-12 | Public School
Distance: 0.9 mi
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Other Nearby Schools Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Chaffee County High School 0.5 mi Public 7-12
Darren Patterson Christian Academy 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12
The Link School 5.4 mi Private 9-12
Sources: Maponics, LLC and Onboard Informatics ©2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on in making any home-buying decisions. School information does not guarantee enrollment. Contact a local real estate professional or the school district(s) for current information on schools. This information is not intended for use in determining a person's eligibility to attend a school or to use or benefit from other city, town or local services.

Demographic Data

Buena Vista, CO 81211

Median Age: 45.8
Married: 48.6%
Number of Households: 3,063
Households with Children: 628
  • Occupancy Types
    • 0 Vacant
    • 0 Owned
    • 0 Rented
  • Transportation to Work
    • 0 Drive
    • 0 Public Transportation
    • 0 Walk / Bike / Other
    • 0 Work at Home