0.16± Acres
Ouray County, CO

521 5th, Ouray, Colorado

MLS ID: 807605
Status: Active
Price: $1,575,000
Acres: 0.16±
Type: Single Family, Residential
Address: 521 5th
City, State: Ouray, CO
County: Ouray County
ZIP Code: 81427
Parcel Number: 451531110004
Listed by: Todd Schroedel
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3
Year Built: 2000


Discover this meticulously crafted home in the Heart of Ouray, strategically positioned to embrace the charm of the Gem of the Rockies. Nestled at the base of the beloved Vinegar Hill, Ouray's iconic sledding spot, this residence offers sweeping vistas of the valley, including the Rock of Ages and Twin Peaks. Living here provides direct access to popular hiking destinations like Chief Ouray Mine, Cascade Falls, Box Canyon, Perimeter Trail, and the Ice Park. Ouray School, essential shops, restaurants, and the Hot Springs are all within easy walking distance. What sets this location apart is its tranquility and privacy. This residential enclave experiences minimal traffic and prohibits short-term rentals, ensuring a serene atmosphere without the hustle and bustle found in other parts of town. The house itself is a masterpiece with exquisite interior and exterior finishes. Spacious rooms, elegant trim work, regal lighting fixtures, and oversized windows create warm and inviting spaces for gatherings with loved ones. Approaching the main entrance, you'll ascend a grand stairway from the generous west-side parking area, passing manicured gardens and a charming brick sitting area. The soothing sound of flowing hot spring water, a testament to Ouray's allure, can be enjoyed year-round from the west-facing wrap-around front porch. Inside, the front entrance welcomes you with an impressive winding stairway leading to the upper level and an open floorplan on the main level. To your right, a beautiful sitting room boasts a built-in fireplace and windows overlooking the Sledding Hill and Town. Moving towards the rear, a spacious dining room awaits your guests. Adjacent is a sizable media-family room connected to a secluded mountain patio with a built-in barbecue, stone walls, and manicured gardens. The kitchen is a culinary haven, featuring marble counters, top-of-the-line appliances, a walk-in pantry, and ornate custom cabinetry. The stairway to the upper level is a work of art itself, leading to a versatile space at the front of the home ideal for an office, library, or workout room. As you progress towards the back, you'll discover the impressive guest bathroom and two spacious bedrooms along the southern side. At the rear of the home, a splendid primary suite boasts east-facing windows and a spacious, luxurious bath. The rounded cupola area within the bathroom provides a breathtaking view of the mountains. The property offers a two-car oversized garage accessed from the alley on the east side and a small garage underneath the front area that can serve as a gear storage space for ATVs, golf carts, or a Jeep. It also houses the ultra-efficient natural gas in-floor heating system. This meticulously maintained home in Southwest Colorado is suitable for year-round living, a seasonal escape, or weekend retreat. The sellers are generously offering it fully furnished, with just a few exceptions, simplifying your transition. If you've ever dreamt of calling Ouray your home, don't miss the opportunity to make this regal residence in the Heart of Ouray your new legacy. Schedule a viewing today.

Additional Information


Appliances: Cooktop, Double Oven, Dryer, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Disposal, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Washer
Attached Garage (Yes/no): Yes
Basement: Crawl Space
Bathrooms Half: 1
Bathrooms Full: 1
Building Area Total: 2,826
Fireplace Features: Blower Fan, Family Room, Glass Doors, Heatilator
Fireplace (Yes/no): Yes
Flooring: Hardwood, Partially Carpeted, Tile
Furnished: Unfurnished
Garage (Yes/no): Yes
Garage Spaces: 3
Heating (Yes/no): Yes
Heating: Hot Water, Natural Gas
Interior Features: Ceiling Fans, Cathedral Ceilings, Central Vacuum, Separate Formal Dining Room, Eatin Kitchen, Furnished, Granite Counters, Pantry, Upper Level Primary


Architectural Style: Contemporary, Modern, Other, Victorian
Exterior Features: Gas Grill, Landscaping, Porch, Patio
Lot Dimensions Source: Public Records
Lot Features: Corners Marked, Near Golf Course, Wooded, Ski In Ski Out
Lot Size Dimensions: 50x142
Parking Features: Attached, Garage, RVAccess Parking, Garage Door Opener
Patio and Porch Features: Covered, Patio, Porch
Property Attached: Yes
Road Frontage Type: City Street
Road Responsibility: Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type: Gravel
Roof: Architectural, Shingle
Stories: 3
Water Source: Connected, Public
Waterfront: Yes
Window Features: Double Pane Windows, Low Emissivity Windows, Storm Windows, Window Coverings


Days On Market: 165
Elementary School: Ouray K-6
Middle School: Ouray 7-8
High School: Ouray 9-12
Tax Annual Amount: 2835.92
Zoning Description: Residential Single Family

Extra Information

Elevation: 7800
Green Energy Efficient: Appliances, HVAC, Thermostat, Water Heater
Robert Gash, ALC

Robert Gash, ALC

Cedaredge, Colorado

(970) 986-2955

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Listed By: Todd Schroedel