FOR SALE Home in Ouray, CO.
This house was built around 1961 and contains 1261 sq. ft living space., a total 1585 sq. ft when including the garage. There are two bedrooms, one on the first floor and one on the second floor in the loft. One bath on the first floor, kitchen, living room, laundry room, and storage room.
The home contains many local artifacts included in the construction. The photo above is looking from the loft. The stained glass banisters came from the Beaumont in 1950 or 1960 when Mrs. Phillips was gutting it and shutting it down to paint the building pink. The First National Bank closed and gutted, the teller cages were purchased and built it into this house (as seen above).
All the doors, inside and out, came from the superintendent’s cabins at local mines. The building were torn down in the fifties and gathered up to add to the home. You will notice that the doors have stained glass windows. This period home was build by a master of antiquities. The bathroom sink is of marble and it too came from the mine houses that were torn down in the fifties. The living room floors are of solid oak and is in great condition.
Heat is from fireplace and gas stove. Cooking is electric. The A-Frame chateau Switzerland build makes this a very unique and attractive home. The square feet in the property (ground) is 8250 includes the 3745 sq. ft. across Oak Street going down to within three feet of the Uncompahgre River. At the back (west) side the property joins the Forestry Service.
The view from the house to the amphitheater to the east of Ouray proper.
This house is ready to move in. It makes a great summer cabin in one of the most beautiful places on earth, Ouray. It is awesome for summer or year round living (gas heat) when Ouray looks like a “snow village.” See below.
This exciting, well cared for home with tons of antiquities built in can be yours.