Colorado custom log home nestled in the foothills of the 14,000' Sangre de Cristos! Bright 1272sf chalet-style 2BD/1BA + Loft/Flex/3rdBD located in the Baca Grande POA, which is surrounded by the natural wonders of UFS, BLM and National Park lands. Secluded yet conveniently located 5-min via paved road from Crestone amenities: groceries, gas, cafes, restaurants, post office, hardware store, etc. Protected by Pinons & Junipers, the home faces south and features a semi-circular drive. Step onto the wraparound deck and enter the bright Great Room with high vaulted ceilings, Engelmann Spruce beams, and lots of south-facing windows. There is a cozy fireplace at one end, perfect for gathering/lounging around, and at the other are Kitchen w/ island, Dining Area and side entrance to terrace/garden area - a perfect spot for eating al fresco. The bright Kitchen features refrigerator, range/oven, dishwasher and new island with custom wood top and extra storage. Down the hallway are two spacious bedrooms - one with laundry closet - and a full custom-tiled Bath. Upstairs is the 289sf Loft/Flex space, which currently sleeps three. New screens and window coverings throughout. Engineered hardwood flooring downstairs with solid wood floor up. Carpet in the Bedrooms and Tile floor in the Bath. ETS heater & stone-faced fireplace with heating grate/blower in the Great Room, electric baseboards elsewhere. New electric water heater in the crawl space, which itself was recently winterized with new insulation and vapor barrier. Large yard features sacred copper meditation pyramid in its center, as well as an 8' x 8' utility shed, recently refinished. Close to park, playground, S Crestone Creek greenbelt and walking trails, it's an ideal base to enjoy a quiet life and all that the San Luis Valley has to offer: walking, hiking, camping, birdwatching, horseback riding, fishing, hunting, stargazing, hot springs, etc. Furnishings negotiable at Seller's option. Call now to schedule your showing!