Set like a crowning jewel, this premiere gated hilltop acreage is the foundation for this exceptional custom built home, where life is lived well & lasting memories are built. Escape the hectic pace of your accomplishments where you can fully relax, regenerate & enjoy an extraordinary life.
The rolling hills of the fully fenced 8.87 acres are professionally designed & landscaped enhancing this majestic 6,774 square foot ranch style home. Located in in a small quiet enclave of acreage sites where there is no through-traffic. Many mature pines & scrub oaks are home to the local wild life. You will also find playful song birds drinking from the artful rain drains as you enjoy sipping morning coffee on the covered front porch. You may also notice that along with the decorative drains there is an intricate system in place to carry the water away from the property and under the paved driveway into a natural looking dry rock streambed. Strategically placed landscape lighting helps to highlight the home’s architecture & draws attention to prize plantings. You will also find many exterior outdoor electrical outlets. There has been extensive rock work & landscaping put in place to naturally compliment this stately home. No expense was spared. There are a total of 4 exterior gas lines. One supplies the gas fire pit & the other 3 are lines that can be used for your grilling or heating enjoyment. On the highest point of this property there is a special “scenic overlook” with amazing 360 degree views. This is an ideal place to see the lay of the land and to admire the intensely colored sunsets of Colorado. Evening, on the no maintenance wrap-around deck, is a serene place to watch the sparkling lights of Littleton come to life, as the day comes to an end. It is here you are reminded that you are in your peaceful, calm & very private home, but city life is conveniently just a stones throw away. Highlighting your experience, there is accent lighting built into the deck walls that will help guide your steps. Relish resting with your favorite blanket on your private property. Now, breathe deep the crisp fresh air, count falling stars, watch meteor showers & big juicy Harvest Moons. This is your everyday reality.
Strong curb appeal is built with many layers of creative textures, shapes & colors. From the appealing pitch of the roof with its concrete tile, palatial stone & timber pillars, heavily beamed eves & giant gables, to the welcoming covered maintenance free front porch. It is hard not to notice the huge gas fire pit, towering forged iron chandelier & the rounded handcrafted solid wood double doors. Rich in character, this is a first taste of what you can expect to experience inside this 6,774 square foot ranch with a garden level walk-out. Please, come in!
The vestibule is stunning. Iron lighting with hand blown glass, gorgeous hardwoods & hidden pocket “French Doors”. Your eyes cannot help but travel further to the expansive space ahead with its beautiful views.
Soaring cathedral ceilings, massive stone gas burning fireplace, truly gorgeous & impressive custom lighting, voluminous rooms with elegant hardwoods. The sparkling floor to ceiling windows are framed with custom cornices & rich draperies. Filled with dramatic design elements like an etched glass wall area, curved openings with fine moldings, high quality built-ins with hidden storage & art nooks. You will find hand-troweled walls & rounded custom made doors throughout. All are in exquisitely constructed public spaces that are open & flow beautifully together. Deliberate walls of picture windows with unimpeded views. Purposely framing pieces of living art… The warm atmosphere will delight you.
The Epicurean designer Kitchen has absolutely everything a professional chef or a creative home cook could ever imagine! Featuring a Wolf 48 inch duel fuel, 4 burner, char broiler & griddle, convection range & industrial hood. A separate Scotsman icemaker compliments the Sub-Zero refrigerator as it makes entertaining a breeze. The all stainless appliances additionally include a microwave, dishwasher, trash compactor & warming drawer. There are two sinks, instant hot water & pull-out shelving for added convenience. Something you don’t see much are two pull up appliance shelving cabinets, where the appliances are plugged in below. Pull them up, use them because they are ready to go & tuck them away until you need them next time. There is ample custom cabinetry with oil rubbed bronze hardware & under cabinet lighting. You may also notice there are some striking seeded glass doors that are back lit on some of the higher cabinets for displaying some of your finer treasures. Elegant solid granite counter tops make this kitchen a standout. From task lighting, to spot lighting & stunning decorative lighting, layers of light make this space easy to use & inviting to be in. All lighting throughout this grand home are LED’s. Storage areas include a well-lit walk-in pantry, a wall of special cabinetry made especially for storing fine tableware, linens, large serving pieces, center pieces & seldom used items. There is a Butler’s Pantry that sides to the dining room & also a built-in entertainment area next to the eat–in space. The space is brilliant!
The Master Suite is decadent and fit for royalty. The stone surround gas burning fireplace is laced with copper accents & sets the tone for romance & total relaxation. Coffered ceiling with fan, calming color, plush carpet & rich fabrics create an intimate ambiance. The private retreat area showcasing Sub-Zero two-drawer refrigerator, stainless microwave, sink, under mount lighting & custom cabinetry. A separate sitting area, library or an in home office hides a special pocket door that separates the spaces. The recessed door stops light & sound from escaping this private location. There are not any details left out. The windows are dressed with sharp plantation shutters. There is also a secured door that allows direct access from the front entrance of the home making it very convenient to do business here if you wish. A spa bath is blanketed in luxurious finishes. Creamy marble, striking granite, recently upgraded high-end fixtures, forged towel bars & unique hooks are just some of what fills the space. It also boasts His & Her vanities & customized walk-in closets. The jetted over-sized European soaking tub has views that you can enjoy as you bathe. Walls of windows bring the outdoors into the privacy of this home’s hand troweled walls. Even your walk-in granite shower has panoramic views. The rain head & jets are an experience you can look forward to on a daily bases.
Let the fun begin on any given day in the garden level walk-out. Everything you need is complete in the full entertainment kitchen with perfect hardwoods, solid granite, lots of custom cabinets with under mount lighting, all appliances, sink & serving bar. Enjoy music throughout the home from the whole house intercom system. Room to play pool, to enjoy a game on TV or a movie with pre-wired surround sound. On cool days the gas fireplace warms the area & creates an inviting atmosphere. There is a separate heated media hook-up room to store equipment that is secured from the outside of the home. No unsightly wires can be seen anywhere.
All four of the generously sized bedrooms have their own en-suite baths & walk-in closets. Each is unique to its own space. Solid granite, designer fans, high-end lighting & fixtures grace all of the spaces. The rooms on the lower level could also function nicely as an upscale multi-generational home. There are also two separate guest baths in this home, making a total of six baths.
There are two laundries in the home, both with gas. Making life a little nicer, there is one on each level. The upper level laundry is set up as a bright functioning office/crafting room/homework area. It is a delightful space & features yet another beautiful lighting fixture, a sink, wonderful built-in functioning tools, lots of storage & plenty of attitude. The lower level laundry also is used for exercise equipment and a rustic little spot to dream while you enjoy sipping a nice glass of wine. This finished area could be transformed into a wine room with a few changes.
In the mechanical room you will find meticulously maintained dual in-line water softeners & an Ultra Violet Light Water Treatment System. The air conditioning unit for the main floor. There are two furnaces with humidifiers and a whole house on demand hot water heater. There is also a whole house fire suppression system.
The attached garages are over-sized & feature a convenient drive-through. The third bay houses a finished heated shop with a 220 welding service hook-up & lots of room to do guy stuff. The epoxied floors look sharp & finish this area nicely.
The 1,600 sq. ft. heated four door barn has cement floors & pull-through access for RV’s. There are two, 30-Amp and one 40-Amp hook-ups for RV’s. There is enough parking for six cars, toys, campers or tractors. The barn also has a water hydrant, electricity & propane. Get creative, there are so many wonderful uses for this amazing barn.