Bar Diamond X Ranch is a top-of-the-line 80-acre equestrian property located in the Black Forest area of northern El Paso County near Colorado Springs, Colorado. The ranch features a 5,900 square foot ranch-style stucco and stone home with many extras. It will convey with most of the furniture. Improvements also include a 42’ X 84’ seven stall barn and 125’ X 250’ heated indoor arena. The property is a horse lover’s dream with outstanding facilities and breathtaking views of the Front Range – from the Sangre de Cristo Mountains to the peaks north of Denver. The property is perimeter and cross fenced. It has livestock sheds, pond and two water wells. There is in addition to the large indoor arena an outdoor arena.

Bar Diamond X Ranch is a turnkey horse lover’s paradise.

Broker(s): John Stratman

LOCATION
Bar Diamond X Ranch is located 20 minutes from Colorado Springs and 15 minutes from Monument, Colorado. The Denver International Airport is one hour to the north and the Colorado Springs Airport is only 35 minutes to the south. Located between Colorado Springs and Denver the advantages and accommodations of both cities can be enjoyed with easy access.

Located in the Lewis-Palmer School District 38. Easy access to northern Colorado Springs with two new hospitals, theaters, restaurants and shopping - only 15-20 minutes from Home Depot, Staples, Wal-Mart, Kohl’s, Chili’s, Texas Roadhouse, Pet Smart, Walgreens, are only 15 minutes away in Monument, Colorado.

ACREAGE AND DESCRIPTION

Bar Diamond X Ranch consists of an 80-acre property with a beautiful 5,900 square foot living area ranch-style stucco and stone home that will convey mostly furnished. Improvements also include a seven-stall horse barn, large indoor heated arena and an outdoor arena. The property is a turnkey horse lover’s paradise. The house has many extras including a 1300 square foot, 4-car, heated garage. The porches attached to the house have fantastic views of the Front Range and the mountains from the Sangre de Cristo Mountains to the peaks north of Denver. A fantastic view of Pikes Peak can be seen from almost every part of the property. The horse barn is 42’ X 84’ with 7 stalls each having 12’ X 30’ run-outs. The barn also offers hay storage, large heated tack room, heated water system for troughs, tool room, office and the floor plan allow vehicles to drive through with electronic garage doors on each end. The Indoor arena is 125’ X 250’ and has roping chutes, boxes, alley, bathrooms and a water sprinkling system. The arena office is two stories. Attached to the back of the indoor arena are cattle pens, heated stock tank, 8 water hydrants and hay storage. The area outside the indoor arena has high intensity parking lot lights. There is plenty of parking around the arena and room to turn large trailers around. The ranch is perimeter fenced and cross fenced. The 80 acres also has an outdoor area with roping boxes and chutes. There are a few outbuildings to service the property, a pond and two water wells.

PROPERTY AND IMPROVEMENTS

HOUSE MAIN LEVEL
Great Room:

• Vaulted wood ceiling with exposed beams/timbers
• Stone Fireplace – direct-vent, gas insert
• Custom Knotty Alder cabinetry and built-ins – accent lighting
• Surround sound
• Hardwood flooring – random planking
• Custom trim and molding
• Stained woodwork
• Slate insert in foyer floor with custom tile design
• Custom etched glass features
• Formal dining
• Coffered ceiling
• Hardwood flooring with custom cherry border
• Composite decking/powder coated rails
• Large laundry room with folding counters/sink/cabinets/closet
• Office/Study with great views of the entire Front Range, closet
• Powder room – custom lighting feature & window treatment Master Suite and wonderful (indulgent) master bath
• Crown moldings
Kitchen:
• Knotty Alder kitchen cabinets
• Granite slab counters
• Center island with warming drawer,
• Bar height seating along counter peninsula
• All stainless appliances – including refrigerator, warming drawer, convection microwave, convection wall oven, 5 burner cooktop, Bosch dishwasher
• Pantry with custom etched glass door
• Tile floor
• Large eating nook with slider to covered Trex deck
Master Suite:
• Oversized 2 head custom tiled shower with seat
• Jetted corner tub
• Double sinks
• Alder cabinets
• Separate water closet with bidet
• Large walk in closet
Guest Suite or In-law Suite:
• Handicap accessible
• Direct vent gas fireplace
• Custom built-ins
• Television insert above fireplace
• Walk in closet
• Sitting area
• Large bath
• 5’ shower with seat and custom etched shower doors

HOUSE LOWER LEVEL
Two bedrooms:

• Each with large windows and walk in closet
• Coffered ceilings
• Paddle fan in each bedroom
• Full bathrooms
Great Room:
• Wet bar: with refrigerator and microwave, Alder cabinets, tile countertops, sink
• Gas fireplace – with custom slate surround
• Patio with color, stamped concrete
• Pool table area with custom light fixture (pool table negotiable)
• Media area with game/video closet
• Music/Piano room with sound insulation (could be additional guest room or bedroom)
• Specialty lighting and sound system wiring
• ¾ bath with 5 foot shower
Large unfinished area for storage, workout equipment or a few extra bedrooms
Separate utility/mechanical room

HOME FEATURES
• Radiant heat on main level – 8 zones
• Hot water baseboard on lower level – 3 zones
• Garage – 4 car, 1305 square feet, 1 zone heat, hot/cold water in garage, boot bench
• Central Air Conditioning
• Paddle fans in all bedrooms (except Master)
• Custom paint/faux / tea stain/hand troweling /stained woodwork
• Oil rubbed hardware
• Custom light fixtures throughout
• Professionally decorated
• Security system – linked to a central monitoring system
• Bar Diamond X Electric – whole house surge protector
• Central Vacuum – tools/power heads
• Underground sprinkler system
• Domestic well

BARN
• Stucco/Stone & timbers to match house
• 7 stalls – Priefert stalls with run-out pens (fluorescent night lights in outdoor pens)
• Concrete alley and hay storage area
• Heated Tack room with sink (Hot/Cold water)
• 9 saddle racks; blanket bars; multiple bridle hooks, storage closet, shelving
• Tool room/office with telephone
• Garage space for tractor/machinery (could be converted to wash rack)
• Heated stock tanks between each stall
• (Electric in stalls for interior water buckets – if barn is closed due to weather)
• Electric overhead door
• 2 Manual overhead doors
• Man door
• Quick-on fluorescent lighting
• High powered exterior lighting (light up the pasture to walk to the indoor arena at night)
• Generous turn around area for gooseneck trailer/parking
• Separate shed for additional storage

INDOOR ARENA
• 125’ x 250’ – steel building – with light bands on both long sides
• Insulated
• 1,000,000 BTU’s of gas heat (4 – blowers/ 250,000 BTU’s each)
• 40 High output fluorescent lights – (4 rows/10 lights each row)
• Six sprinkler heads for watering arena
• 2 story office – heated
• PA Sound system wiring for events
• Bathroom – toilet/urinal/sink & vanity – heated
• Utility room – includes 40 gallon hot water heater
• All panels to create arena – return alley for cattle/ roping boxes & chute
• Stripping chute
• Cattle pen and hay storage behind arena/ attached with hydrant & heated stock tank
• 8 hydrants
• Three overhead doors
• High Intensity Parking Lot Lights

OTHER IMPROVEMENTS
• Outdoor Arena – office and livestock shed
• 7 Horse Stall Barn – 42’ X 84’ with hay storage, office, shop, tack room, drive through and more
• Plus other outbuildings
• 2 water wells
• Pond
• Perimeter fenced and cross fenced

SUMMARY

Bar Diamond X Ranch is a pressed out turnkey horse property with an exceptional home and beautiful views of the mountains and the Front Range. It is in a great location being 20 minutes north of Colorado Springs or 40 minutes south of Denver and only minutes from the town of Monument, Colorado. The quality of construction and attention to detail and amenity are unparalleled in this property. This property is a wonderful place to enjoy your lifestyle and desire for the equestrian lifestyle.