Rocky Mountain High – Large cohousing home in Fort Collins, Colorado

by Carol Roedocker
Real Estate For Sale
Greyrock Commons Cohousing Community, Fort Collins, Colorado

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Features of the house:


  • 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths – 2785 square feet (see floor plan)



  • Upstairs – 3 bedrooms (2 primaries), 1 large shared full bathroom, one ¾ bathroom



  • Main floor – Kitchen, Living/dining room w gas fireplace, adjoined library and office, half bath



  • Basement – 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, family room with large south-facing egress windows



  • Ample storage throughout with many large closets, pantry, and 2 lofts



  • Whole house intake fan for cooling – Well-insulated, energy-efficient home



  • Wood or stone floors in most rooms



  • Covered north-facing porch overlooks the community “green” and playground



  • Top-floor laundry



  • Oak cabinets, windows, floors, and stairs



  • South facing fenced yard w large single garage on lot



  • Furnace, hot water heater, dishwasher, refrigerator, and washer replaced in the last 5 years.









Features of the Neighborhood:


  • Healthy, cooperative cohousing community built 1996



  • 30 homes – mix of singles, couples, and families with children



  • Beautiful, quiet neighborhood in semi-rural area on edge of Fort Collins



  • Residents committed to community, living lightly and upkeep of neighborhood



  • Houses circle pedestrian-only “green” with playground and firepit



  • 17 acres include community garden, chickens, walking paths and zipline



  • Easy 2-mile bike ride to downtown; a few miles from lake, foothills and trails



Common house:


  • for community or private gatherings



  • large industrial-type kitchen



  • private guest quarters – residents can house guests for no charge



  • includes laundry, rec room, lounge with fireplace, workout facility, office, and playroom



HOA – around $350/month (depends on # of people in the house)


  • covers exterior of home, including roof, siding, painting



  • garbage and recycling



  • snow removal



  • upkeep of streets, sidewalks, common house, out buildings, grounds


Listing price – $799,000