The Purgatory or Purgatoire River meanders this Historical Hay ranch from the early 1900’s. A perfect producing ranch for hay, cattle or horses or a Great Executive Retreat with pond and river fishing for Rainbow and Brook Trout. After a day at the river you can relax on the the porch with the outdoor fireplace and courtyard, then retire to the formal dining room and enjoy dinner by the dining firelplace.
The Bunk House was added in 1928, giving this ranch two dwellings. A 3 bedroom, 2 bath bunk house sits under huge shade trees and near a few producing apple trees. Two barns, hayfields, horse stalls, kennels round out this ranch in Southern Colorado.
Water rights do not come with this price, but seller will consider offers that include water. There is a bunk house build in 1928 ranch style with 1928 sf, 2/Bdr 2/Bth. Very private ranch to be shown with listing agent present or approved preview prior to taking your buyers.
This Property sits between La Veta and Weston Colorado, not far from Picketwire. The Prugatory or Purgatoire river runs the length of the property and fills two ponds. This 100+ year old, 3 bedroom, 3 bath, house has 3 fireplaces inside and another outside on the veranda. The house has beamed ceilings, antique light fixures and a great feel of old time history.
Bring a lunch, a fishing license and pole and be prepared to spend the day exploring this Southern Colorado property. And by the way : Purgatory on the maps can be spelled either Pargatory River or Purgatoire River in Las Animas/ Otero County
DIRECTIONS: Just about mid-way between La Veta Colorado and Trinidad Colorado on the HIGHWAY OF LEGENDS, State Hwy 12. Located 20.6 miles South of LaVeta and 23.2 miles NW of Trinidad, between Stonewall and Weston.
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Originally published Nov 4,2010