Bijou Rim Ranch is 315 acres of quintessential Elbert County. This property has the right amount of Ponderosa Pines, canyons to explore, several ponds and native grass filled meadows. Located just south of State Highway 86 on County Road 89, east of Kiowa and north or Ramah, Colorado, this property offers long driveway privacy with it's 3 year old home in the pines. Character is not a descriptive word that could be overused with this property. This place has all the character you're looking for. Bijou Rim is the eastern pine covered ridge that lays between the East Bijou and the West Bijou Creeks. The property spans the ridge and has incredible eastern and western views of both creek valleys.
The beautiful home, built in 2013, is a 4 bedroom, 3 bath open living area home with a great deck to enjoy the western views.Most of the living area is on the upper level. The main level is currently a garage/storage area and includes three finished rooms, an office, exercise room and mud room. The home is designed in a way that the main level could be completely finished as living area. The home is completely off grid. There's a substantial solar panel system that provides for electrical needs, a seperate solar well pump panel system and propane fired heat. There is a highly efficient wood burning stove that provides additional heat for the home. The well pumps to a 1,500 gallon cistern system.
Used currently as a grass finish cattle ranch, the property is fully fenced and crossfenced. Well water is piped to the center of the property where several pastures come together and supplies livestock water. Additionally, there are several great stock ponds throughout the property. There's a loafing shed for cattle protection in additon to the timbered areas that provide cover.
The property offers excellent hunting or wildlife viewing opportunities with trophy Mule Deer, Pronghorn Antelope and Turkey, There are also plenty of varmints and small game, including coyote and fox.
Purchase options: offering 210 acres and the home at $725,000 and 3-35 acre parcels at $79,900 each in addition to the full offering. Call Jim Digby to schedule your private tour.