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Huge 5000 Sq Ft 2 Story Custom Home ~ Beautiful Mountain Views -Sleeps 10+

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Last updated: 12/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Paradise Valley chateau / country house description

This 5,000+ square foot craftsman built lodge is too massive to fit into so few pictures. Please see for yourself by taking a quick video tour with the home's designer on youtube.


This one-of-a-kind spacious 2 story ~ 4 bedroom+, 4.5 bath, custom home boasts huge radiating wood-beamed vaulted ceilings throughout (aptly called the SunHouse). Granite and Yellowstone River-rock throughout, giant custom stone fireplace and wrap-around walls of windows in every room with gorgeous views of the Absoroka Mountain Range. There is a two-story kitchen skylight, 2 great outdoor balconies with their own Bistro sets, and one with a beautiful private rooftop outdoor fireplace and sitting area. There is a private backyard with stainless steel BBQ, outdoor dining for 6-8, and huge sunken firepit with ample seating for all your guests.
All this, just minutes to Yellowstone National Park, the Yellowstone River, Chico Hot Springs, & Beautiful Pine Creek.
This unique, open floorplan home has custom rockwork, artwork and woodwork throughout, themed bedrooms, as well as an additional private Library and separate Theatre Room with a queen sofa sleeper~making a 5th bdrm.
The 1500 sq ft Master Suite is very private - on the 2nd story in a separate wing - and includes it's own kitchenette, his and hers separate bathrooms, extra large custom granite walk-in shower, huge sunken jacuzzi tub with corner windows and mountain views, a separate specially designed make-up area for her, and an extra large walk-in closet with his and hers dressers.
The Master Suite and the Bunkhouse room both have their own loveseat/table/chair living spaces with TVs. All bathrooms have custom tilework. The downstairs Fisherman's Room has an old fashioned tub, and an old saloon styled toilet closet. The upstairs Balcony Room has a private outdoor balcony, where you can have your morning cup of coffee and watch the sun rise over Emigrant Peak, as well as a French Provincial indoor balcony that opens to the Atrium with its wall of windows, and ceiling of skylights looking out toward golden hills and the Gallatin Mountain range with unobstructed views.
On the Main Floor, with it's open floor-plan and 12-14' high ceilings, is a huge sunken livingroom with a cozy ranch-style atmosphere, a giant stone custom fire place, two large cowboy sofas and extra window seating perfect for intimate family gatherings.
This wonderful open floor plan seamlessly integrates the library and media rooms, as well as the kitchen, bar, dining, living, and outdoor cooking/eating areas together to offer a spacious, yet comfortable, warm atmoshere for entertaining family and guests.

The giant dining room table easily accommodates large groups of 10-12 with additional seating for 4 at the serving bar.
The fully equipped state-of-the-art custom kitchen is all stainless steel, with a double convection oven, large center Island with additional prep sink and seating for 2, professional grade cookware, and extra large pots and serving dishes. There is also a full custom bar with frig, wine cellar, serving glasses and pitchers ... essentially everything you will need for a wonderful family gathering or reunion.
There are two private balconies with bistro sets off 2nd floor rooms, offering more intimate settings with awesome mountain views. The private yard that opens from the dining room is a wonderful place to sit in the evenings, in a peaceful, quiet, nature setting, under the beautiful Montana skies. This home was built with love and family and friends and happy gatherings in mind, and we hope you will enjoy staying here as much as we do!
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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Chateau / Country House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Children Welcome:

            This is a great house for visitors with children - they especially love the bunk room - but because of the stairs and radiant flooring we do not recommend for toddlers...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking not allowed in house, and fire danger for outdoors...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Pets allowed with $20 day fee for less than one week stays, and $100 for full week - pets are welcome but association covenants do not allow for them to run loose. Also, please be courteous and pick up after your pet...moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

          • The Balcony Room: 1 queen, 1 child bed

            Features a private exterior and interior balcony ...moreless

          • The Bunk Room: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

            Features queen bed, Loft style bunk bed & fold out chair...moreless

          • The James Davis - Guest Bedroom: 1 queen

            Features private full bathroom...moreless

          • Lewis & Clark Library - Media Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Library and TV room with queen fold out sofa b...moreless

          • The Hemingway - Master Suite : 1 king

            Largest bedroom with private his/hers bathroom...moreless

          • King size beds (1) Large king bed in 1500 sq ft Master with panoramic mountain views, walk-in closet, and his and hers bathrooms, Queen size Beds (3) One Queen in Balcony Room, One Queen in Bunk Room, One Queen in the Fisherman's Room (extra Queen pullout available in Media Room), Twin or Single Beds (1) There is one extra single pull-out in the Bunk Room suitable for a child (in the oversized chair) 
 Please Note: This is not included in the total # that the house can comfortably accommodate, it is a courtesy to help families with children. These are not intended to be used for extra guests. The number of guests listed already takes into consideration # of bathrooms available, water usage, towels and bedding for 10 people. Please let us know ahead of time if you need to use these extra beds), Child Beds (1) There is a built in sofa in the Balcony Room that can be used to sleep one small child if needed. Please Note: (This is not included in the total # the house accommodates)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 3

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 4

            ...moreless

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          • Master Suite: - His Toilet - Her Toilet - Her Vanity - His Sink - Large Stone Shower - Deep bathtub with jets - Walk In Closet - Corner Windows overlooking property - Upstairs Bath: Travertine tile sower with 3 heads - Toilet - Sink Main Floor Half Bath: Toilet - Sink - MC Escher Style tile floors Guest Bathroom: Claw foot tub with shower - toilet, dived by saloon doors, sink...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • If you have a special request, please feel free to ask, and we will do our best to assist you. Also, let us know if you need information on River Rafting Trips, Fly Fishing Adventures, Horse Back Trail Rides, Guided Tours of Yellowstone, Catering Companies, or if you have questions about local attractions, restaurants, etc....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player:

                DVD Player is available in the Media Room...moreless

              • Music Library:

                Variety of Music Channels on Satelite on any of the 4 TVs...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Dish TV Family is povided with some movie channels...moreless

              • Stereo:

                ihome dock...moreless

              • Television:

                4 TVs available - One can be viewed from Kitchen/Counter/Dining Room - great for watching games and entertaining, a large flat screen HDTV w Dish/DVR and ipod station w/speakers in Media Room, a wall mounted flat-screen in the Bunk Room for the kids, and one tv in Master as well....moreless

              Attractions

              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Gorgeous Views of the Absaroka-Beartooth Mountain Range from every room and only minutes to the Yellowstone River!...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        This home is superinsulated with heating and cooling through the radiant floors...moreless

                      • Garage:

                        Garage is not available...moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        High quality linens and extra sets of everything available in laundryroom...moreless

                      • Mobile Phone:

                        Cell phone service is available, but this is a superinsulated cement house. If you find you are unable to get clear reception in one place of the house, just move to a different room....moreless

                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        Large RV Parking area separate from main parking area but close to house...moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        Home phone is available for local phone calls only, and directory is provided for local restaurants, hot springs, massage, p.o., etc....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Myatag Washer and Dryer Set and all detergents, softeners, bleach, etc provided...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        High Speed Wireless Internet Connectivity is provided and can be accessed from anywhere in the house...moreless

                      • Wood Fireplace:

                        Large Riverstone custom wood burning fireplace with ample seating for a large family, including full surround window seats with gorgeous mountain views...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Stainless Steel Cuisinart cooking set, blender, handmixer, large cooking pots and serving bowls, as well as a beautiful 3-burner server with 3 st st pots (please take care with the glass lids), great for big dinners. Everything you should need for a great family reunion. If there is anything we don't have that you need, let us know....moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        The kitchen has all stainless steel appliances, a double convection oven and JennAir glass stovetop, microwave, large capacity double frig, dishwasher, st st undermount sink, and water filtering/cooling dispenser. Island in kitchen has large butcherblock space for food prep w additional prep sink. Easy serving with connected bar-counter that opens to dining and seats 4 more - great for the older kids! Also makes a great buffet serving space....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Shared Kitchen:

                        There is a small kitchennette upstairs in the Master with a mini frig and small sink....moreless

                      Outside

                      • Balcony:

                        There are 2 balconies upstairs, one with bistro seating for 2 and a beautiful stone fireplace. The 2nd is a small balcony with bistro table and chair. Both have great mountain views....moreless

                      • Boat:

                        The owner of the house guides rafts down the Yellowstone River in the summer months. For mor information on arranginf a guided tour, drop us an email. ...moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        There is an outdoor dining area off the main floor, with nice additional patio chairs that rock....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Propane Grille located on front lawn...moreless

                      • Ski & Snowboard:

                        There are several nearby locations for cross country skiing, and ski resorts within 70 miles of the Sun House...moreless

                      Payment Type

                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Jetted Tub:

                            Large Sunken Jetted Tub with Mountain Views in the Spacious Master Bathroom...moreless

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter
                          Nov 30 - Mar 15, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $275 $295
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $1,750 $8,750
                          Spring
                          Mar 16 - May 14, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $325 $345
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $2,275 $8,950
                          Summer
                          May 15 - Aug 31, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $410 $435
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $2,850 $10,950
                          4rth of July
                          Jul 3 - Jul 5, 2015
                          3 night min stay

                          $1,950
                          flat fee
                          Fall
                          Sep 1 - Nov 29, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $325 $345
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          $2,275 $8,950
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $275 $295
                          Fri, Sat
                          $1,925 $7,500
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                          • Pet Fee $100
                          • Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 7%

                          Notes:

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                          Last updated: 12/26/2014
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                          Location

                          58 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Big Sky - Bozeman Gallatin Field
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Chico Bar, The Old Saloon, and River's Edge
                          30 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          Livingston Golf Course (Bozeman and Big Sky 60-70)
                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Hwy 89 - Road to Yellowstone's North Entrance
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Local Cafes, Chico Grille & Chico Fine Dining
                          40 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Bridger Bowl (Big Sky and Moonlight Basin 70 mi)
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Emigrant Fishing Access has a Nice River Beach

                          Car: Necessary

                          Yelowstone Park is the main Tourist Destination, with wonderful Wildlife Tours, and great Fishing Adventures on Yellowstone Lake. But, World-Famous Fly Fishing and Leisure and Whitewater River rafting on the Yellowtone River is not to be missed! There is also the wonderful Chico Hot Springs and Spa only minutes away, with horseback riding, and both casual and fine dining. Livingston is well known for its art, hometown welcome, and the annual 4th of July Parade, Rodeo, and full Fireworks Show ~ the best in the West! There is also great Hunting in the Fall, and awesome Skiing in the winter. We are centrally located near all of it ... Yellowstone Country at it's best, with all the conveniences of home!

                           

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                          Year Purchased: 2007


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                          Photos

                          • Our favorite view, The Sun House glows!

                            Our favorite view, The Sun House glows!

                          • At Night with the Huge Fire-Pit and Gathering Area Looks Toward Emigrant Peak!

                            At Night with the Huge Fire-Pit and Gathering Area Looks Toward Emigrant Peak!

                          • Atrium~Entry Opens to 25 ft Skylights & Flows into All Stainless Steel Kitchen!

                            Atrium~Entry Opens to 25 ft Skylights & Flows into All Stainless Steel Kitchen!

                          • Your Custom Hand-Crafted Bar Complete w/ Wine Cooler, Mini Fridge, Tap & Glasses

                            Your Custom Hand-Crafted Bar Complete w/ Wine Cooler, Mini Fridge, Tap & Glasses

                          • The Half~Bath Near Entry Sports Custom Craftsmanship with MC Escher Tiled Floor!

                            The Half~Bath Near Entry Sports Custom Craftsmanship with MC Escher Tiled Floor!

                          • Floor to Ceiling Window Library Offers a Perfect Place to Read Relax or Watch TV

                            Floor to Ceiling Window Library Offers a Perfect Place to Read Relax or Watch TV

                          • The Hemingway 1000 sq ft Master Suite~ w/ King Bed, and It's Own Sitting Area!

                            The Hemingway 1000 sq ft Master Suite~ w/ King Bed, and It's Own Sitting Area!

                          • Master Bath Jacuzzi Tub w/ Mountain Views, Hers Vanity, Chaise Lounge, & Walk-In!

                            Master Bath Jacuzzi Tub w/ Mountain Views, Hers Vanity, Chaise Lounge, & Walk-In!

                          • O'Keeffe Suite ~ French Doors Open to Atrium, Queen & Built-In w/Balcony Bistro!

                            O'Keeffe Suite ~ French Doors Open to Atrium, Queen & Built-In w/Balcony Bistro!

                          • Gorgeous Mountain View from the Bunk-Room w/Outdoor Balcony, Bistro & Fire-Place

                            Gorgeous Mountain View from the Bunk-Room w/Outdoor Balcony, Bistro & Fire-Place

                          • Custom River-Rock & Turret Entry to Master with Architectural Details Throughout!

                            Custom River-Rock & Turret Entry to Master with Architectural Details Throughout!

                          • Great Outdoor Gathering Space w/ Stainless Steel BBQ for Outdoor Cooking~Seats 6

                            Great Outdoor Gathering Space w/ Stainless Steel BBQ for Outdoor Cooking~Seats 6

                          • View of the SunHouse from the Backyard. Panoramic Views of Mountains All Around!

                            View of the SunHouse from the Backyard. Panoramic Views of Mountains All Around!

                          • Floating the Yellowstone River ~ This Fishing Access is Less Than 5 miles Away!

                            Floating the Yellowstone River ~ This Fishing Access is Less Than 5 miles Away!

                          • 2~Story Atrium Entry has Floating Staircase, Bridge & Arched Doorway to Kitchen

                            2~Story Atrium Entry has Floating Staircase, Bridge & Arched Doorway to Kitchen

                          • Spacious Wide-Open Floor-Plan Perfect for Family Entertaining & Group Gatherings

                            Spacious Wide-Open Floor-Plan Perfect for Family Entertaining & Group Gatherings

                          • Every View in Paradise Valley is Postcard Perfect! Mt. Baldy, Absaroka Mountains

                            Every View in Paradise Valley is Postcard Perfect! Mt. Baldy, Absaroka Mountains

                          • Our Spacious Library Ajoins Theater Room with Pull Out Queen & Half~Bath in Hall

                            Our Spacious Library Ajoins Theater Room with Pull Out Queen & Half~Bath in Hall

                          • Spacious Private Master Wing has Huge His/Her Bath, Small Kitchenette & WorkDesk

                            Spacious Private Master Wing has Huge His/Her Bath, Small Kitchenette & WorkDesk

                          • The Fisherman's Room, has Mountain View, Private Bath& Claw~Foot Tub with Shower

                            The Fisherman's Room, has Mountain View, Private Bath& Claw~Foot Tub with Shower

                          • The Huge Bunk~Room Houses Queen Bed & Bunk-Beds, as Well as Sitting Area with TV

                            The Huge Bunk~Room Houses Queen Bed & Bunk-Beds, as Well as Sitting Area with TV

                          • Pictures cannot Capture it all! Experience 'Paradise Valley'   Firsthand!

                            Pictures cannot Capture it all! Experience 'Paradise Valley' Firsthand!

                          • Easy Serving Just Steps Out of the Kitchen to Outdoor Lattice-Shaded Dining Area

                            Easy Serving Just Steps Out of the Kitchen to Outdoor Lattice-Shaded Dining Area

                          • 23 Acres of Wide~Open Spaces, Peaceful Country Setting and Great Mountain Views!

                            23 Acres of Wide~Open Spaces, Peaceful Country Setting and Great Mountain Views!

                          VRBO #432677

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                          4 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 12

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