681 Monarch Crest Trail Durango CO Real Estate
This exceptional modern, mountain home in Edgemont Highlands integrates function and aesthetics to create a masterpiece all of its own. Designed by Feeney Architect, this 4,506 SF home sits on arguably one of the best lots in the subdivision. The 1.43-acre lot borders over 25 acres of open space with direct access to another 40 acres of BLM- a peaceful setting in the tall pines. This home will not disappoint the most discriminating buyer. The open floor plan is an entertainer's dream with an open kitchen, dining, living areas that flow to the outdoor living spaces. The kitchen is equipped with a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Sub-Zero beverage center; Asko dishwasher; a 6-burner Wolf range with griddle and double ovens; a center island with concrete counters and prep sink with disposal and walnut breakfast bar. The gorgeous cabinets are topped off with Taj Mahal quartz in a leather finish. The baker's pantry complements the large walk-in pantry with plenty of custom storage. The exposed beams and metal truss system is not only functional but aesthetically pleasing. A stately double-sided fireplace with metal, stone and concrete accents ties these spaces together. An attractive powder room can be found on this level that will make your guests swoon. The main-level master suite features a large walk-in closet, double sided fireplace, and a bathroom to die for. Brazilian soapstone counters compliment the Karman walnut vanity with double sinks. The custom shower features concrete finishes and bench. The large freestanding soaking tub is the perfect spot to relax. Head upstairs and you will find a guest suite with full bathroom; loft area that is a great spot for the kids and two large bedrooms with full bathroom. On the lower level, there is a family room with wet bar (Sub-Zero beverage center and sink) and guest suite with 3/4 bath. This 5th bedroom doubles as a perfect home office with custom-built in desks and storage. Wood and stamped concrete floors can be found on the main and lower levels with carpeting on the upper level; 6-zone in-floor radiant heat will keep you cozy in the cooler months while central air conditioning will provide comfort in the summertime. Other extras include instant hot water throughout the house, tankless water heater, heat tape in the gutter system, and built-in speakers inside and out. All custom woodwork, metalwork and concrete work were designed and handcrafted by local Durango artists. The house features endless storage throughout including a spacious 3 car garage with ample room to store your outdoor gear. The laundry room has a utility sink, custom cabinetry and plenty of space to unload from the garage. Outside, the large wraparound deck includes covered and uncovered spaces for year-round enjoyment. The extensive landscaping was professionally completed with attractive stone terraces, fire pit, lawns, drip irrigation, and introduced foliage to the natural landscape. The subdivision features over 200 acres of dedicated open space throughout the subdivision with access to miles of groomed walking and hiking trails, herb garden, and over a mile and a half of beautiful Florida River fly fishing, and wildlife watching. The location enjoys quick and easy access to the hospital and the airport via CR 234. Only a fifteen-minute drive to downtown amenities yet with all the peace and tranquility of a mountain property. The Metro District services the subdivision with central water and sewer; road maintenance; snow removal. This is a must see!