11893 County Road 1, Ridgway, Colorado, 81432
This custom luxury, Ridgway mountain view property, radiates Freedom of country ownership unlike any other property on the market today! This property is perfect for the lifestyle you have come to love and cherish. The forty-one acres boasts one of Ridgway’s most beautiful homes and an elegant guest home – perfect for extended family and friends when they come to visit. The guest home also has a proven history as an income producing short or long-term rental.
The estate is conveniently located 10 minutes from Ridgway on a paved, maintained county road and the property has no covenants or restrictions on its use. Imagine a lifestyle that includes soaking in the Orvis or Ouray Hot-Springs Pools, skiing the pristine Telluride Ski Resort, Golfing the Divide Ranch, and hiking, Jeeping or horseback riding on the many local trails – these activities are all within a few miles of the property and part of the local lifestyle.
The private entry gate leads you down a paved driveway past the ‘new’ barn, the historic, antique horse barn, the antique wagon loaded with logs – a nod to the history of Loghill Mesa –and toward the guest home or main residence. The custom home is solidly built (it’s pinned to bedrock) and professionally designed and decorated incorporating Colorado casual with European elegance.
The floor plan is extremely well designed with a balance of open concept spaces combined with generously sized dedicated space rooms. The custom cabinetry and detailed trim work throughout the home compliment the over-sized windows that frame the stunning mountain views. The large stone front porch leads to the elegant front door. Upon entering the foyer guests can look through the home to the family room French doors and admire the majestic beauty of Mount Sneffels. To your right is the formal dining area and to the left a formal living area. As you walk through the living area, you will find a wet bar and library.
Continuing through the space, you enter the family room which has three double French doors leading to the back porch – perfectly designed for entertaining. The home’s kitchen is a Chef’s delight as it has a duel fuel Thermador, 6 burner, double oven and stove, a sub-zero refrigerator, two dishwashers, two sinks, an over-sized island, a double entry pantry, a sunny breakfast room with two sets of French doors leading to the back porch and a butler’s pantry connecting the kitchen to the formal dining area. The home has three fireplaces, one in the living room, one in the family room and the third in the master bedroom suite.
The staircase leading you upstairs will either take you toward the bridge, a glorious light filled space perfect for reading, that leads toward the t.v./game room, the billiard room, a dedicated exercise room and to the custom sauna or you can turn and take the stairs toward the four bedrooms. The west wing of the home (located over the three-car garage, was designed with flexibility in mind. Should you need or want a separate living space, this area of the home could be easily modified.
The bedrooms on the north side of the home share a Jack-and Jill bathroom and each have walk-in closets. The south bedroom is a large secondary master suite with a French door leading to the balcony and spiral staircase leading to the back yard. It also has a private bathroom equipped with an over-sized soaking tub and shower, a double vanity and a huge walk-in closet – perfect for pampering guests. The master suite was designed so you awaken to the gorgeous views of the San Juan Mountain range. Sitting in bed you see the corner fireplace, the mountain range and the over-sized balcony which is the perfect setting for morning coffee and croissant. The master bathroom is located on the East side of the home specifically for the morning sunlight to brighten the room. The over-sized jetted tub, large steam shower, double vanity, marble counters, Italian tile and spacious room are fit for royalty.