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24620 Routt County Road 54 Photo
$9,900,000 Calculate Mortgage

24620 Routt County Road 54 Steamboat Springs, CO
Elk River Area

  • 5
  • 5, 2 half
  • Residential
  • Farm/Ranch
  • 8,713 sqft
  • 797.20 acres
  • 2000
  • 141175


SKY RIVER RANCH - Crowned by an exceptional custom home perched on a bench overlooking the Elk River Valley, this 797+/- acre ranch is distinguished by its live water, wildlife habitat, luxurious accommodations and spectacular panoramic vistas. The beautiful Elk River flows through the property, providing outstanding fly fishing for a variety of trout. The cottonwood lined riparian areas are a haven for wildlife including sand hill cranes, great blue heron, bald eagles, sharp-tailed grouse, elk, mule deer, and pronghorn antelope. A sizable tributary, Deep Creek, meanders through another area of the ranch. Historic water rights from both sources provide irrigation for 120 +/- acres of hay meadow. In addition, there are about 500+/- acres of rolling upland pasture. Located just 20 minutes from downtown Steamboat Springs, the property is easy to access yet is private and tranquil. The magnificent 9,583+/- square foot home is a work of art with high quality materials and craftsmanship, designed to accentuate the breath-taking vistas up and down the valley. The home was designed to provide a relaxing retreat for its owners while also accommodating guests in three comfortable suites, all with floor-to-ceiling windows and gorgeous views. Home Specs and Features • The style is “Craftsman Contemporary”, inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright with clean lines, rich woodwork in cherry, fir, and cedar, and Wright-inspired stained glass. • The home is 9,583+/- square feet with an attached three-bay garage providing an additional 1,080+/- square feet for vehicles, storage, and workbench. • The design incorporates high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows to maximize the spectacular views from every bedroom and the main living areas. • The three spacious guest bedroom suites all have tasteful baths, walk-in closets, and wool carpeting. One of them, the special master guest suite features a fireplace and a Jacuzzi tub in addition to its large shower. • The home was designed by Bill Rangitsch of Steamboat Architectural Associates and built by Ric Ostrom of MEO Construction, both top firms based in Steamboat Springs. • The floor plan is designed to accentuate the views of Hahn's Peak, Elk Mountain, the Elk River valley, and Mount Werner. • The home blends into its setting by utilizing existing grades, a low profile, and buried utilities. It sits on a bench on the “brow of the hill” as Wright would have specified. • High quality materials are used throughout the home – imported stone countertops, some with 50-million year old fossils, imported limestone flooring, Telluride Gold dry stack stone fireplaces, ultra durable hardwood floors of spotted gum (eucalyptus), tongue-in-groove ceilings, and rich woodworking with clear cherry cabinets, doors, and trim. • Massive yet delicate fir beams differentiate interior spaces and structurally allow high ceilings and plentiful 8-foot tall windows. • Five stone fireplaces (3 gas, 2 wood burning) including a large outdoor fireplace make the home cozy and comfortable in addition to the in-floor heating throughout. • The formal entry and vestibule welcomes guests while the spacious mud room provides ample storage for outdoor clothes, boots, etc. • Wide gallery hallways were designed for showcasing art with an art gallery hanging system and spotlights. • The kitchen was designed by a gourmet chef and can easily accommodate many collaborating chefs with 3 sinks, 3 ovens, 2 cooktops, a large Subzero refrigerator, an equally large Subzero freezer, two under-counter refrigerators, 3 dishwashers, walk-in pantry, beautiful cherry cabinets above with art glass, and more than ample drawers and lower cabinets, all with pull-out shelves. • The master wing features a spacious bedroom with gas fireplace, hidden TV projector and drop down screen, wet bar, private patios, two offices....(con't)... ***Contact listing broker for complete summary of information***

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  • Excellent
  • 2
  • Yes
  • Garage Attached
  • 3 vehicles
  • None
  • N. Routt Charter
  • 15, 065.36
  • Assessor
  • Agricultural, Water Frontage, View, Rolling
  • Steamboat Ski Area, Mountain, Valley, Panoramic, River
  • Public, Paved, Gravel, Public Winter Maintenance, Public Summer Maintenance, Gated
  • Hunting, Fishing
  • Brian Smith
  • Hall And Hall Partners, Llc

Features Expand

  • Negotiable
  • River
  • Propane
  • Hunting, Fishing, Snow Mobiling
  • Water Rights Included

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