Gorgeous quality built SINGLE LEVEL home plus studio Casita with separate entrance, located in the popular Lock & Leave Cottonwoods townhome, Dalton Ranch Golf community. Enjoy outdoor entertaining from the covered patio with a built-in outdoor gas grill, wood burning fireplace with gas starter, built-in speakers and herringbone brick flooring. This spectacular home has an open design kitchen with great room and dining room for easy entertaining. The great room boasts 15 foot ceilings, a large gas fireplace and built-in entertainment center. The exceptional kitchen features a double under mount sink, granite slab countertops, a huge kitchen island and additional breakfast bar, custom soft close decorative Walnut cabinets with sliding shelving and under cabinet/over cabinet lighting. Top of the line stainless steel appliances include Sub Zero built-in refrigerator, Wolf double oven, plus convection, microwave, Wolf 4 burner stove top plus griddle, Kitchen Aid hood, 2 dishwashers Asko and GE, and Kitchen Aid trash compactor. Slate tile flooring throughout, with carpet in great room and bedrooms. The light filled master suite has a gas fireplace with elegant travertine tile mantle, an extra large walk-in closet and a sliding door leading out to the back patio. The private master bath has a jetted tub, large tiled steam shower, his and hers sinks/vanities, and tons of cabinetry for linens and more. The second bedroom has plenty of room for a king size bed, a spacious closet and a beautiful gas fireplace also makes a great office (.5 bath is adjacent). The huge laundry/mud room has a large sink, an abundance of built-in cabinetry and quartz countertops. The home features 9 ft solid decorative Walnut doors. The heated 2 car garage has plenty of room for storage. CASITA with separate entrance includes large living area with bay window and features mini-bar, kitchen efficiency (under cabinet refrigerator and sink) plus ¾ bath with walk-in tiled shower and separate vanity/sink area. 4 Zone in-floor radiant heating with newer Munchkin boiler, fully plumbed for A/C (just add compressor), wired for security system and water softener included. This home is on a professionally landscaped low maintenance lot fully maintained by HOA including sprinkler system, which uses irrigation water so you have no additional summer water bills for watering. Dalton Ranch Golf Club, Restaurant and excellent shopping are right around the corner at PJ’s Gourmet Market, Animas Wine Shop and True Value Hardware. Enjoy a fantastic location in the north Animas Valley close to Trimble Hot Springs and just 10 minutes from Durango and 20 minutes form the Purgatory Ski Resort. New roof 2017.