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Wendy Barney

Legacy Properties West Sotheby's International Realty

Mazeltop Ranch
1933 Deer Valley Road Durango, Colorado 81326 United States

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Stunning Colorado Mountain Contemporary sitting on an expansive 45.27 acres in the prestigious Estate at Trappers Crossing. Located minutes from downtown Durango, approximately 4 miles from lake Nighthorse and approximately 45 minutes to...
Wendy Barney
743 Main Avenue
Durango, Colorado 81301 United States
Price / Sq. Ft.:
$618 /
Full Baths
Partial Baths
7,279 Sq Ft.
45 Acres
Single Family Home
Web Id
Durango School District 9-R
School District

About 1933 Deer Valley Road

Stunning Colorado Mountain Contemporary sitting on an expansive 45.27 acres in the prestigious Estate at Trappers Crossing. Located minutes from downtown Durango, approximately 4 miles from lake Nighthorse and approximately 45 minutes to Purgatory Ski Resort. Built on a mountain step with breathtaking views of the La Plata Mountains, this 7,279 SF home exudes urban elegance with 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, multiple living areas, gym, study, media room, two master suites on the main floor, and a 4-car garage with high ceilings for sports and boating storage. The exterior boasts a stucco and Colorado natural stone façade, porte-cochere, balconies and terraces. The terrace off the great room is approximately 2,400 SF with an infinity spa, built-in gas fire pit, and spectacular mountain views. The home features include sparkling Technistone and wood flooring, state of the art custom low voltage fiber optic lighting, beamed arched tongue-and-groove ceilings, standing seam metal roof, 5 gas fireplaces, 4-zone heating/air conditioning, and an elevator.

Location and Area

The property is located off County Road 141 just 20 minutes southwest of Durango and 9 miles from Hesperus, both in La Plata County, which is situated in southwestern Colorado.

Durango is a town of rural mountain charm and character, and has many big city conveniences, including a state-of-the-art new hospital, many fine restaurants, hotels, shopping, a four-year college, golf courses, first class fly fishing, numerous outdoor hiking and biking trails, with endless activities for the outdoor sports enthusiast. It is located at 6,512 feet above sea level, surrounded by scenic mountain views, and over 300 days of sunshine each year. Comfortable summer temperatures reach the upper 80’s, while the autumn days are clear, cool and full of vibrant foliage colors. The crisp and sunny winter days often feature abundant powdery snow.

The La Plata County area that includes Durango and Bayfield has a population of 52,000. La Plata County Airport runs daily commercial air service to Denver, Dallas, and Phoenix, and includes facilities for full service general aviation. The property is 110 miles from Telluride, 230 miles from Albuquerque and Santa Fe, 180 miles from Grand Junction, about 320 miles from Denver and Colorado Springs, and 450 miles from Phoenix.

Property Grounds and External Features

  • Colorado rose natural stone and stucco exterior
  • Professional landscaping
  • Outdoor micro-drip sprinkler system
  • Outdoor infinity spa and fire pit with custom stonework
  • Back porch has in-concrete snow melt system
  • Commercial glass exterior doors
  • Standing-seam metal roof, soffits and facias
  • Electronic snow melt roof in areas
  • Large front porte-cochere with curved 3x6 double tongue-and-groove curved wood ceiling, standing seam metal roof, and exposed steel girders from New York steel

Residence Features Include:

  • Huge unobstructed views of the La Plata Mountains from every room
  • Elevator
  • Lutron low-voltage lighting with dimmers and remote
  • 2 master suites on the main floor with sitting room and Telluride stone fireplaces
  • 2 staircases: 1 with hardwood floors and 1 with slab Technistone stairs
  • 4 inside fireplaces, 1 outdoor fire pit with custom natural Telluride stone
  • 6-foot-wide hallways
  • Metallic and suede paint throughout
  • Sparkling Technistone & hardwood flooring
  • Commercial aluminum extruded doorframes
  • Solid cherry doors and cabinets throughout
  • Custom slab granite and marble throughout
  • Oversized closets and storage areas throughout
  • Stainless steel railings throughout
  • Cove lighting and customized dynamic lighting throughout
  • Under & above cabinet lighting
  • Beautiful custom lighting fixtures
  • Custom neon throughout
  • Automatic “lights on” in all closets
  • Sound system located in the main living area, kitchen, and dining room
  • 4-zone heating and air conditioning with separate zone in master suite and bath
  • 3 mechanical rooms with easy access to furnaces and electrical panels
  • Three 1,000-gallon propane tanks
  • 1,200-gallon cistern
  • Sprinkler system, carbon monoxide and smoke detectors
  • Security cameras, intercom doorbell with video recorder; 3 receivers
  • 6-foot crawl space under home


Main Foyer

  • Custom Neoport stainless steel double front doors
  • Grey Technistone flooring
  • Vaulted ceilings
  • Custom chandelier

Great Room

  • Unobstructed views of the La Plata Mountain through walls of glass
  • Fiber optic glass-block sunken bar (for unobstructed view) with color-wheel and granite countertop with Cobalt drop pendant lighting
  • Structural wood ceiling – 3x6 double tongue-and-groove curved wood ceiling with curved glue lams
  • Massive 29 ft. high custom-designed Telluride stone fireplace, gas or wood burning.
  • Solid cherry cabinetry
  • Grey Technistone flooring


  • All stainless-steel appliances
  • Sub-Zero side-by-side full refrigerator & freezer
  • Wolfe red knob stainless double oven & range with 6-burners and stainless hood vent
  • Wall mount oven and warming drawer
  • 2 stainless steel Bosch dishwashers
  • 1 double and 1 single stainless steel kitchen sink
  • 2 cold drawers for additional drink storage
  • Walk-in pantry
  • Wine cooler
  • Granite countertops
  • Solid cherry cabinets
  • White Technistone flooring
  • Sound system
  • Breakfast Room or kitchen dining with flat-screen TV and views of the La Plata Mountains
  • Commercial glass door leading to the back porch

Dining Room

  • Grey Technistone flooring
  • Sound system

Master Suite

  • Sitting area and en suite bathroom
  • Raised custom natural Telluride stone gas fireplace in master sitting area
  • 3 x 6 double tongue-and-groove curved wood ceilings with curved glue lams
  • Electronic shades with remote
  • Massive closet has Programme Martin clothing racks, custom built-in shelving, and center island with cherry cabinetry, granite countertop and matching bench
  • Door to the back patio providing direct access to the hot tub and fire pit

Master Bath

  • Bath has his-and-hers separate sinks with granite countertops and ultra-modern ultra-foil custom cabinetry
  • Custom gas fireplace
  • Fiber optic glass-block master shower & benches with fiber optic color-wheel
  • Jacuzzi bathtub with breathtaking views of the La Plata Mountains
  • Wall mounted TV and sound system
  • Beverage refrigerator

Powder Room

  • Custom glass vanity and sink
  • Custom floor to ceiling silver glass tile
  • Metallic paint

2nd Master Suite

  • Separate sitting room with hardwood floors and custom natural Telluride stone fireplace

2nd Master Bath

  • Bath has his-and-hers sinks with marble countertops and custom cherry cabinetry

Laundry Room

  • Built-in desk with TV
  • Steam matching front loader washer and dryer
  • Grey Technistone flooring
  • Red sparkling Technistone countertops
  • Ultra-modern Ultra-Foil custom cabinetry


  • 4-to-5 car garage (1,953 SF)
  • Built-in sports equipment rack and cabinets
  • Separate gas heater and floor drains
  • Dog wash
  • 3 commercial automatic garage doors



  • Hardwood flooring
  • Built-in cherry cabinetry
  • Sitting area with flat-screen TV
  • Custom leaded stain glass with surround lighting
  • Wet bar with granite countertops, custom cherry cabinets, and beverage refrigerator

Theatre – Media Room

  • Theatre video projector and 110-inch screen with built-in acoustics
  • Customized red leather electronic reclining theatre seats with LED cup holders
  • Sound proof
  • Coordinated custom lighting in home theatre

Bedroom #3

  • Carpet floors
  • Commercial glass windows with views of the La Plata Mountain
  • Blue metallic paint

Bathroom #3

  • Blue Technistone flooring, countertop, and tiled bath
  • Bath tub/shower with custom European glass door

Bedroom #4/Office

  • Carpet floors
  • Built-in rainforest marble double partner desk with solid cherry cabinets
  • Solid cherry sliding closet doors
  • Large balcony and exposed steel girders facing the La Plata Mountains

Bathroom #4 – Jack & Jill with Bedroom #5/Exercise Room

  • Red custom Technistone countertop and flooring
  • Ultra-modern Ultra-Foil custom cabinetry
  • Rimless glass shower

Bedroom #5/Exercise Room

  • Carpet flooring
  • Large balcony and exposed steel girders facing the La Plata Mountains

Wildlife and Recreation

The property has beautiful La Plata Mountain views in a private setting. There is abundant wildlife in the area, including: mule deer, elk, black bear, turkey and soaring raptors. For downhill skiing, Purgatory Resort is a short drive from the property, while Wolf Creek and Silverton Mountain Ski Areas are an hour-and-a-half away. Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snow-mobiling are also available throughout the area. Summertime is filled with opportunities for biking or horseback riding, hiking, rock climbing, fly-fishing, boating or canoeing in the area. Also, the Animas River provides great fly-fishing, kayaking, canoeing and rafting. There are many other things to do in the area, like visiting the local Durango to Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, Mesa Verde National Park and the Four Corners National Monument. Excellent golf can be found at Dalton Ranch Golf Club, Hillcrest Community Club, the private Glacier Club (memberships available), and a top-rated public course at Pinion Hills in Farmington, NM (approximately 60 miles).


  • Balcony
  • Carpeted Floors
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Granite Countertops
  • Kitchen Island
  • Library
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Spa / Hot Tub
  • Sprinkler System
  • Storage
  • Tile Flooring
  • Walk-in Closets
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • In-Home Fitness Center
  • Intercom System
  • Media Room / Home Theater
  • Porte-Cochere
  • Private Elevator
  • Screen Room
  • Underground Lawn Sprinkler
  • Washer Included
  • Dryer Included
  • Artist Studio
  • 4+ Fireplaces
  • Area Horse Riding/Stables
  • Fireplace In Master Br
  • Entertainment System
  • Bath - Jacuzzi Tub
  • Tub and Shower
  • Vaulted Ceilings
  • Phone Jacks
  • Wet Bar
  • Guest Suite
  • Garage Door
  • Blinds
  • high tech cabling
  • Area Boat Dock
  • Track Lighting
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Stall Shower
  • Area Boat Ramp


Ceiling Fan, Central Air Conditioning
Attached Garage, 4 Car Garage
lot description
Bike Paths, Exercise Area, Mountain Views, Pool(s), Scenic View, Water View, Wooded, Jogging / Biking Path, Access Type Road, Snowmobiling, Double Pane / Storm Windows, Thermal Windows / Doors, Mixed, Open, Private Road, Fire Pit

Property Feature

6-10 Years Old
Fireplace Description
Fireplace, Gas, Stone
Property Description

Area Feature

Area Amenities
Community Slip

Additional Information

Fire Alarms, Smoke Detector, Stereo System
Special Market
Luxury Properties, Vacation / Second Home