Streamboat Springs, Colorado
This stunning home set on 2.06 acres in Elkins Meadow is the Creme de la creme. Originally crafted with post and beam construction with aged timbers, and extensively redesigned in 2014 by Gerber Berend, no detail was overlooked from the hand crafted iron work to the bespoke light fixtures. The great room has two story cathedral ceilings affording unobstructed views of the meadow, stream fed pond and the Steamboat Ski Area. The towering stacked stone wood burning fireplace is accentuated by a custom iron screen. The kitchen is a chef delight, with custom reclaimed timber cabinetry, multiple work areas including a baking station, top-of-the-line appliances, walk in pantry, and pass through access to the outdoor kitchen area. Listen to the sounds of the stream and pond waterfall from the the master suite, located on the main level and showcasing spectacular wood detailing. The upper level has a sitting area overlooking the great room and two spacious bedrooms, plus a large bunk room with its own seating area, bathroom and kitchenette. The lower level features two additional bedrooms, oversize recreation area, home gym, yoga room, and walk out access to patio entertaining area. Three levels of thoughtful design has resulted in an expansive house of over 7,000 sqft, that retains a cozy and intimate feeling. A rock climbing wall on the rear of the main fireplace spans all 3 levels for the ultimate workout and family entertainment. On Belay? Belay on! Climbing. Outdoor fun is spread over two linked levels complete with outdoor kitchen, covered and open seating areas, fireplaces, custom in-ground spa with waterfall, sauna, and outdoor shower. And just beyond is a sandy beach setting on the private pond for your own recreation as well as the perfect setting to showcase our Colorado wildlife. A gated community surrounded by mountains and wildlife Elkins Meadow feels miles away, yet it is less than 3 minutes from downtown Steamboat and has city services. A fabulous opportunity to have the lifestyle you’ve dreamed of and create memories that will last forever.
A RARE OFFERING
Just minutes to downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado, the exclusive community of Elkins Meadow presents a unique mountain living opportunity. A gated enclave of only 20 home sites which surround 55 acres of open space. The core of the community is the pond with boat house and beach area, where residents can enjoy a range of activities including water sports, fly fishing and in the winter months, cross country skiing and snowshoeing. The open space, varied vegetation and pond allow for regular wildlife sightings which enhances the Colorado mountain experience.
ITS IN THE DETAILS
No detail was overlooked in the design of this home from the hand crafted iron details and bespoke light fixtures throughout. The great room is breathtaking with a towering stone fireplace, reclaimed beam architecture and double story windows to perfectly frame the view. A gourmet kitchen is perfect for entertaining with oversize center island, multiple work stations and sliding pass through from inside kitchen to out. In the main level master suite be entranced by the sound of the stream and water feature just beyond the windows. Crestron home automation allows the home to be controlled by tablet while in residence or remotely.
COMFORT, CONVENIENCE, PLEASURE
Cozy despite its expensive size, this property is an oasis both indoors and out. The lower level with billiards area and wet bar, media center, gym and separate yoga room, and walk out patio access is the ultimate recreational hub. The two levels of linked outdoor living incorporate a kitchen, open seating area and two covered living areas both with wood burning fireplaces. An in-ground spa with waterfall feature, sauna and outdoor shower are the perfect complement to the private pond, beach and fire pit area. The home is three levels of pure decadence, all linked together by the indoor climbing wall.
IN OR OUT?
Whether indoors our outside, embrace every season. Summer fun is paddle boarding on your private pond or building a sand castle on the beach. As the leaves begin to turn sit back and enjoy the stunning display of fall color in the aspens, willows and scrub oaks. The roaring wood fireplaces both inside and out are the perfect place to curl up as the snow falls, and private cross country and snowshoe trails are right out your door if you decide not to hit the ski slopes at Steamboat Ski Resort, which is just minutes away. Enjoy the return of wildlife as spring awakes, a sight that never gets old.