Phenomenal opportunity in sought after South Black Forest w/ a custom built rancher featuring over 3,800 sq ft on almost 5 treed and meadow acres! This property is directly across from Section 16 which is 640 acres of El Paso County owned treed open space w/ walking, biking and equine trails. All paved roads to property w/ newer asphalt lighted driveway. Three main level bedrooms, main level laundry, two lower level bedrooms and two office spaces. Zoned for horses w/ a 16x24 outbuilding formally used as stalls. Amazing outdoor entertaining space w/ two high end composite and metal decks to relax and take in the peaceful surroundings. Huge stone paver patio w/ built-in wood burning fireplace and stone retaining walls. Beautiful mixture of Ponderosa Pines, Spruce and Aspen trees w/ lush green meadow, meandering rock beds and a putting green. The great room is bright and welcoming w/ vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, gas fireplace with custom built surround and mantle w/ a walk-out to one of the new composite decks. Spacious kitchen w/ slab granite counters, stainless appliances including a gas range and a kitchen nook with bay window. Large primary suite w/ walk-in closet and a 5 piece bath complete w/ a huge jetted tub, shower w/ seamless surround and double vanity. Fully remodeled main level bath w/ double vanity, roman tub w/ high end tile and hardwood floors. Fully finished walk-out lower level w/ two additional bedrooms, a full bath, large office and bonus room w/ custom made solid wood barn doors. The lower level family room has a high end wood burning stove and walk-out to back paver patio. Expansive and separate formal dining w/ reclaimed barnwood wall, sitting area and a walk-out to the new composite deck which could be used as a living room or formal dining. The acreage has been well taken care of and fire mitigated. Convenient location only minutes from amenities. Award winning School District 20! No HOA or covenants. Outbuilding and animal friendly.