M2-185-2994 – Drexler Place
Fort Garland, Costilla County,
SPECTACULAR WOODED LOT IN A BEAUTIFUL GATED COMMUNITY
This lovely lot slopes down from the road. There is a nice mixture of Alpine and Aspen Trees on the property.
The subdivision is located in the heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountain range in Southern Colorado. It can be accessed from Route 160 at the eastern edge of the San Luis Valley, about 50 miles west of Walsenburg, several miles east of Fort Garland, and 30 miles east of Alamosa. The ranches are located in Costilla County. Forbes, Inc. developed this area and began selling lots in 1971 and finished the sales operation around 2000. There are slightly under 8,000 lots ranging in size from 5 to 20 acres. The subdivision encompasses approximately 56,160 acres of land, of which 4,624 acres are devoted to Common Land. The small towns of Blanca and San Luis are also nearby.
About Utilities: Water is by individual well. The San Luis Valley sits on one of the world’s largest aquifers so finding water is not a problem. Waste disposal is by individual septic system. Alternate energy – solar, generator, etc. used extensively and is ideal in the San Luis Valley. Zoning is residential and there is no time limit to build.
PROPERTY TAXES: Annual Property Taxes are approximately $90.00
PROPERTY OWNER ASSOCIATION DUES: $215.00
UTILITIES: Buyer to Install Power: Solar/Generator/Alternate Energy; Water: Well; Sewer: Septic (Buyer to Install); Phone: In Area