1201 E Celadon Drive

Durango CO, 81301


The Cliff House is a stunning residence that is a gallery of extraordinary craftsmanship & design focused on blurring the boundaries between the conditioned spaces & the outdoors. Surrounded by peaks & valleys carved by ancient glaciers, the home is situated at an altitude of just over 7200 feet, offering expansive vistas of the valley & of the celadon waters of the deep gorges of the Animas River. Perfectly sited, the 3264 SF home with detached oversized 2-car garage embraces the 35 acres tract. There are architectural plans to add a guest suite above the garage with plumbing in place. The mountainous terrain is complete with aspens, ponderosa pines, spruce & oak. It is both gentle & wild with pine tree covered terrain to the dramatic granite cliffs. Adjudicated water rights have been secured for irrigation & water features. Located within the gated subdivision of Celadon one of the most exclusive communities in our area with parcels comprised of 35 acres or more ensuring the quiet & private ambiance for the residents to enjoy. Direct access to the San Juan National Forest can be found on the north & east boundaries of the development for horseback riding & hiking. A full time manager lives on the project for security, maintenance & other duties. Upon entering the gates off idyllic County Road 250, paved Celadon Drive meanders through the lush forest with season streams flows along roadside creating a peaceful & serene approach to the residence. There is a stately entry the welcomes you to 1201 Celadon Drive East. The private driveway leads to the house where the home blends seamlessly to the natural surroundings. Designed by award-winning architect, Dallas Reynolds in collaboration with the designer/owner, the home is a piece of art unlike anything on the market today. The owner was mindful not to disturb the natural environment; minimal blasting to the incredible granite formations which resulted in a remarkable synergy between the home & the elements. The stone infinity entry greeting you as you approach the walkway to the front door creating a feeling of suspension and suspense as you walk around the exquisite granite rock. Wood, stone, & metal materials were incorporated to allow a contemporary yet classic feel to the architecture. These elements are of importance & add excitement with natural & introduced landscaping, water-scaping, & terracing around the house. There is a flat buildable area that is suitable for a barn or second garage that has electric, water & gas stubbed in. Here you will


Listing TypeFor Sale
StatusPending - Show
Days On Site472


Bath(s) 4 Total
SQ Feet3,264
Story(s)Three Story

Additional Information

HeatingFloor Radiant,Fireplace
Interior FeaturesWood Stove,Window Coverings,Cathedral Ceiling,Sound System
Available AmenitiesElectric,Natural Gas

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information
CountyLa Plata
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango Rural
Community NameCeladon
Middle SchoolMiller 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in Celadon)
low | high
On Site:
low | high
Listing Updated: 10/28/2020
Abbi Munn LogoMLS Number: 760566
Listing Provided By:
Abbi Munn  of  The Wells Group of Durango Inc.

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