1553 W 2nd Avenue

Durango CO, 81301


This charming, historic home sits on a corner lot in one of Durango's most desirable downtown neighborhoods. The house has 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms including master suites on both floors. This home was recently remodeled and updated with all new kitchen, bathrooms, plumbing, electrical, heating, energy-efficient windows, landscaping, sprinkler system, driveway, sidewalks and outbuilding, and the *roof will soon be replaced. Unique historic details include original oak flooring throughout most of the house, an iconic turret with finial, high ceilings, 8-foot pocket doors separating the living and dining rooms, transom windows in the upstairs rooms, original stained glass, and more. The tasteful finishes and fixtures give the home historic-but-modern feel. The kitchens quartz countertops are complemented by an island topped with a John Boos solid end-grain maple block. The upstairs master bath features marble surfaces, and the main-floor master bath has underfloor heat with separate thermostat. The 120-sq. ft. custom outbuilding with electric service sits on a concrete pad and provides ample storage, including loft, and workbench. The 8'x11' cellar below house provides for additional storage and would make an excellent wine cellar. Located on West Second Avenue, this house is adjacent to a large city park (Fassbinder Park) and within short walking or biking distance of shops and restaurants in downtown Durango, several schools, the Animas River Trail, the public library, the Durango Rec Center, grocery shopping, skate park, maker lab, and other in-town attractions and amenities. Could move in as-is, as furnishings are negotiable! Schedule a showing now to take a walk through one of Durango's finest homes and see how beauty and convenience combine to offer a wonderful in-town living experience. *NOTE: Seller is in the process of replacing the roof, or will give Buyer a $28,000 roof allowance depending on replacement project completion and closing date.


Listing TypeFor Sale
Days On Site26


SQ Feet2,330
Story(s)Two Story

Additional Information

HeatingForced Air,Other
Interior FeaturesWired/Cable TV,Ceiling Fan(s),Granite Counters
Available AmenitiesElectric,Phone - Landline,Natural Gas,Cable TV,Internet

Market Activity 81301

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Area Information

CountyLa Plata
Zip Code81301
AreaDurango In Town
Community NameCity of Durango
Middle SchoolMiller 6-8
High SchoolDurango 9-12
Listing VS Median (in City of Durango)
low | high
58.098987626547% of Average
low | high
37.06008583691% of Average
$ / SqFt:
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62.419765925267% of Average
On Site:
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12.093023255814% of Average
Listing Updated: 07/01/2020
Joe DiGiacomo LogoMLS Number: 770433
Listing Provided By:
Joe DiGiacomo  of  eXp Realty LLC

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