225 N Washington, Cortez, CO 81321

$425,000
2
BD
2
BA
1,320
SqFt

Listing courtesy of United Country Blue Sky Homes And Land.

List Price
$425,000
MLS#
814563
Bedrooms
2
Full-baths
2
Sq. Ft
1,320
Acres
0.12
Year Built
1938
Region
Cortez

Property Description

Hidden in a tranquil downtown Cortez neighborhood, a unique property with income potential awaits. The 1,320 sq ft main house, constructed in the 1940s, offers 2 bedrooms and 2 baths brimming with character. Walls crafted from recycled railroad ties provide exceptional insulation, creating a cozy retreat from the winter's chill and the summer's heat. Original hardwood floors, a rustic wood beam and purlin ceiling, and an abundance of light from new double paned downstairs windows and vintage upstairs panes invite you in. But the jewel of this property is the detached 900 sq ft guest house, complete with 1 bedroom, 1 bath, kitchenette, laundry, and mini split heat and air-conditioning. Envision transforming this flexible space into a cozy short-term rental, serene home office, inspiring artist's studio, or welcoming escape for visiting friends and family. With its own paid water tap and approved as a legal rental by the City of Cortez, the income possibilities are endless. Step outside into an urban gardener's paradise. Newly constructed raised beds overflow with vibrant medicinal herbs such as lavender, elderberry, hibiscus, primrose, and echinacea. You will find a variety of native plants with gorgeous flowers that add pops of color and beauty to the yard. There is also an apricot, plum and cherry trees along with three kinds of grapes and currents adding to your own urban food forest! A water-conserving drip irrigation system keeps this lush oasis thriving. Retreat to the backyard, where an apricot tree offers dappled shade, and a hot tub that's perfect for soaking and enjoying the peaceful surroundings.   This exceptional property seamlessly blends vintage charisma with modern amenities and income potential. Don't miss your chance to make this hidden downtown Cortez gem your own and craft a truly unique living experience.

Additional Information

Exterior Features
Shed/Storage, Hot Tub

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