Beautiful 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom home on 240 acres (SHARED), situated just west of Rye, Colorado in Cuerna Verde with National Forest neighboring to the West. Built as a summer home in 1913, and completely remodeled in 1999, this 2,872 square foot home boasts incredible views and seems to have been made for families and friends to get together and retreat away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Enjoy a spacious kitchen with stainless steel Jenn-Air and Viking appliances. The center island, with a gorgeous wood slab countertop and breakfast bar, allows for easy gathering and is open to the dining area with windows that bring the views of the western mountains in. Walkout from the kitchen to enjoy a massive outdoor fireplace and stone patio space, perfect for entertaining or for quiet moments by the fire to take in the infinite stars. Relax by the indoor fireplace in the living room or in the sunroom to read a book, play a game or paint a picture of the surrounding mountain beauty. The main floor master bedroom boasts a gorgeous en suite bathroom complete with double sinks and a walk in shower with elaborate and detailed tile work. The upstairs bedrooms share a full bathroom and a cozy overlook to the living room. Above the garage, and with a separate entrance, is another spacious, private bedroom and bathroom. Cuerna Verde is a shared amenity association of 14 homes situated on 240 acres. Amenities include a barn area for equestrian activities, an outdoor swimming pool, and a caretaker for grounds, road maintenance and snow removal. The Greenhorn Mountain Trailhead, is at the entrance to Cuerna Verde. Southern Colorado is a special part of the state. Recreation and enjoyment of the outdoors is easy from this home. Access to larger metropolitan areas is a quick drive north via I-25 to Pueblo (30 minutes), or Colorado Springs (1 hour). Don’t miss out on this very special property!