Those who are looking for a true luxury vacation with endless opportunities for relaxation and fun need to look no further than this impeccable private home. More like an estate than a simple home, guests will discover an impressive log home at the end of an incredible winding driveway, and that's not all. There is also a separate guest house, and both homes are beautifully arranged across a gorgeous double lot in Mountain Village. Surrounded by lovely pine and aspen trees, this home serves as a winter wonderland and allows guests to ski right out the front door and onto the popular Double Cabins ski run.
Guests enter this home through an unusual door that is made up of both wood and copper, and it delivers them right into an immense great room that offers a taste of the beauty that this home has to offer. Hardwood floors with flagstone detailing and Venetian plaster walls adorn this space and continues on throughout the entire house. The great room boasts a vaulted wood beam ceiling and massive picture windows that provide incredible views of the San Sophia Ridgeline. A huge gas fireplace with a stone mantle and hearth graces part of this room, and guests may bask in its warmth from the comfort of the big sofa or the four leather armchairs. The convenient elevator is also located in this room.
This home's amazing gourmet kitchen would satisfy the world's best chefs, and it is equipped with every wonderful thing imaginable. The Marzocco espresso machine is a delight, and the dual dishwashers make sure that there is never a lengthy clean up necessary. The kitchen also comes with top of the line Viking and SubZero stainless steel appliances, dual ovens, dual refrigerators, an ice machine, a stove with six burners and a griddle and plenty of granite counter tops that provide ample room for meal preparation. Meals may be served in the formal dining room that includes a large wooden table with seating for 12. Breakfast is best served in the unique breakfast room where the brilliant morning sun shines right in, and there is a lovely little table with seating for eight individuals beneath an unusual and highly detailed iron and antler chandelier.
Conveniently located across the hall from the children's bunk rooms is a fabulous in home theater. A great many movies are available, and up to 15 people may enjoy the traditional movie style seating. Of course, it is not a movie without popcorn, so there is an authentic movie popcorn machine and a mini fridge for drinks as well.
The lowest level of this home is nothing but fun, and guests of all ages are sure to have a good time. This exciting part of the home includes an AMF bowling alley that is complete with bowling shoes, bench seating and a score keeping system. There is also a big arcade with several free games that include pinball machines, racing games, a Foosball table, a basketball game and Ms Pacman and other favorite video games.
The adults might want to work out in the exercise room while the children enjoy the arcade, and it is easy to stay in shape with exercise equipment that includes a weight bench, resistance training machines, a treadmill and an elliptical machine. There are two flat screen televisions to watch during the workout, and guests may use the steam room or the huge 24 person hot tub before or after the workout.
Guests who need to get a little work done during the vacation will find a quiet study upstairs that overlooks the living area. It comes with a Mac computer, a large desk, a leather love seat, a flat screen television and a window seat.
Outdoor spaces are plentiful with this home's elaborate patio system. Guests will find several outdoor patios off several rooms of the house. One patio offers a dining table with seating for six, two high top tables with seating for four and a long comfortable bench. Another patio off of the kitchen is equipped with a six burner grill and fabulous views, and that's just perfect for grilling up steaks or burgers to bring to the dining table.
A full size pool table calls for its own room, and large windows allow for the enjoyment of San Sophia views during the game. This room houses bar seating for four and a full kitchen that includes a microwave, a mini fridge, an ice maker and a dishwasher. There's also a large den that features a comfy sectional sofa and two oversize chairs in front of a gas fireplace, a game table and a TV.
This lovely guest house may be a good area for the grandparents, those celebrating an anniversary or the newlywed couple along for the vacation. The home is fully equipped, and it comes with a bedroom with a queen size bed, an abundance of windows for the full enjoyment of the sunshine and plenty of exceptional mountain views, a Juliet balcony, a flat screen television and a private bath with a glass shower. There's also a kitchen with stainless steel appliances including a Keurig and Cuisinart drip coffee maker, a separate closet with a stacked washer and dryer and a breakfast bar with seating for four. The living room area offers a gas fireplace, a leather sofa, a cozy armchair and a flat screen television. Rounding out this guest home is a lovely balcony that provides views of the San Sophia and the ski run.
The prestigious estate of Autumn Ridge is a dream come true for any large family gathering. With space for as many as 26 guests, this fabulous estate is sure to provide the luxury vacation of a lifetime.