Picture Perfect Colorado Mountain
Property For Sale
Purchase a picture of this beautiful property at Fine Art America
Now is the time to buy! Building
permits in Custer County are up 43 percent over last year!
acreage offers spectacular three dimensional views, looking down through the
sloping wet mountains in the foreground into the valley floor rising up the
Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Standing on this lot, you will feel like
you're soaring with the eagles. You and your family will never get tired of
VIEWS FOR SALE Could this be the view from the
front deck of your patio?
A small stand
of Aspen trees greet you when you drive down to your somewhat private off the
main road cul de sac! The lower part of this beautiful property has Ponderosa
and Spruce, while the north boundary borders on a forest of Aspens and a
variety of Pines. The trees and the slope of this Blumenau Lot provide not only
shelter but privacy while preserving the breathtaking vista views.
September the Aspen on and all around the property were turning gold. Picture
yourself sitting on the deck of a cabin listening to birds chirping and the
wind blowing through the trees, while watching the abundant wildlife, fall
colors and the rain clouds floating through the valley floor. Before you know
it, all your cares of living in a fast paced world will melt away. Cap off your
day by watching the sun disappear over the peaks of the Sangre de Cristo
Mountains creating a natural known phenomenon of a red glow that washes over
the tops of the mountains. This phenomenon is why the early day Spaniards named
the range Sangre de Cristo, which means "Blood of Christ".
dream home or cabin on an open lush meadow next to a grove of Aspen or find you
a building spot among the towering pines on the other side of the
To the north,
the views constantly changes as the sun moves across the foothills of the Wet
Mountains casting dancing shadows off of every peak, valley and gulch. In mid
summer, the late afternoon thunderstorms are spectacular rolling through the
valley floor from north to south. You can see the thunder storms coming from
miles away. The northern view is like a scene straight out of an old western
movie, as far as the eyes can see!
COULD THIS BE YOUR KITCHEN
As you can see
from this aerial view, the cul de sac is tucked away from the main road for
added privacy. If you want to, you can also build a gated entry across the
seasonal creek at the bottom of the property from CR 358.
The next two
photos were taken from the wooded area around the Xmarked on areal map above on October 1st
Found a pair of
antlers while walking the property with my dog Guinness.
The pin below
showes the location of the lot situated on the Western side of the Wet
Mountains and not far from Westcliffe (click here). You can drive north from
the property to highway 96 and be in Pueblo Co. in just a little over an hour.
(click here). You can be in Colorado
Springs in an hour and a half (click here)
Lot Survey shows the boundary lines of these two combined lots totaling around
13.2 acres. All survey pins have been located. You should be able to walk the
property and find them without any problem. Power is on the road that goes down
to the Cul de Sac and telephone lines are on the property.
For those of
you wanting land with that Colorado Alpine feel, this one is it! You will feel
like you are on top of the world with your panoramic view overlooking the
Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Wet Mountains and Pikes Peak. Everywhere you look
there is a beautiful view from this 13+ acre lot. All kinds of wildlife are
abundant. Aspen, Ponderosa, Spruce trees are plentiful on this parcel. Just
take one view from the cul-de-sac and you will fall in love with this lot.
World class white water rafting on the Arkansas River, only 49 minutes away.
Easy access to National Forest, just minutes away, providing hiking trails,
beaver ponds, water falls, wild flowers, horse back riding, running trout
streams and alpine lakes. Hour and forty five minute drive to Monarch ski area.
Close to Historic Westcliffe & Silver Cliff, Colorado where you can find
great shopping and restaurants. Small airport with 7000 ft paved runway fifteen
minutes away and large airport in Colorado Springs only hour and a half away.
This property can be accessed from the road at the bottom or from the
cul-de-sac from the top. From the bottom you could build a private drive with a
gated entry over the culvert. The land sweeps down to the West and South into
acres of open meadow with excellent drainage. Take highway 69 South out of
Westcliffe Co. Turn left at Rosita/Schoolfield Rd. Go through the town of
Rosita to the Blumenau Subdivision. Stay on Rosita Rd. until you see Junkins
Loop then turn right. Almost to the top, you will see Junkins Place, make a
sharp left on Junkins Loop. See map above. The lot is at the end of the Junkins
Place cul de sac.