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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy the fabulous weather and awesome mountain views from from the 3 decks, 2 porches and every room in the house. The gourmet kitchen has a 36' duel fuel Wolfe Range. The living room, dining room and kitchen are an open floor plan. The Master bedroom has a king size bed, and an in suite bathroom - with claw foot tub, bidet, double sinks and steam unit in the shower. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms have queen size beds, and the 4th bedroom has a single bed, a crib and a queen. There are two more additional sleeping areas with queen beds in the office and rec room. A full sized pool table, wet bar and hot tub are located in the recreation area. This area is a great space for kids & teenagers. It is also a great spot to change into your ski gear.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have toys and children's books....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    This is a pet free house for those with allergies....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Patrick's Room: 1 queen

    This room has an awesome night light....moreless

  • The Historic West Wing: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    This is where the toy chest & children's books are....moreless

  • The Couch in the Play Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    There is a privacy curtain for this comfy queen size pullout...moreless

  • Main House Master Bedroom: 1 king

    The Master Bedroom has 2 decks to enjoy the views from....moreless

  • Sean's Bedroom: 1 queen

    Great views up Bear Creek while lying in bed....moreless

  • Each bedroom is beautifully furnished with family antiques. The Master bedroom, in the Main House has a memory foam mattress...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • The Main House 1st floor Bathroom: toilet, shower

    This can be used by anyone sleeping in the playroom....moreless

  • The Main House 2nd flr. bathroom: toilet, shower

    This bathroom is shared....moreless

  • The Main House Master Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower, bidet

    There are double sinks and a steam shower....moreless

  • The Main House bathrooms are tiled in traditional tiles.

Other Amenities

  • This lovingly cared for home is perfect for family reunions. and holidays....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    We have lots of books....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    One can rent movies in Town, or check them out at the library....moreless

  • Game Room:

    Has drum, piano, dart board and TV....moreless

  • Games:

    We have some board games....moreless

  • Music Library:

    You are welcome to play what we have....moreless

  • Pool Table:

    The pool table is a 9 ft. Olhausen...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    We provide Direct TV with HBO & Starz....moreless

  • Stereo:

    The stereo system is set up so that one can stream their favorite music from their phone through the entire house....moreless

  • Television:

    There are 3 televisions in the Main House. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Mostly boy toys....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    We are located in the center of the 'Historic District', on the most prestigious residential street in Telluride. Walk to shopping, galleries, restaurants and skiing....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Incredible views from every room & deck....moreless

  • Resort:

    This spectacular resort offers incredible skiing - downhill, back country or cross country, ice skating, hiking, Mt. biking on a bicycle or motorcycle - etc....moreless

  • Ski-Out:

    Ski to the lifts or gondola on a Powder Morning!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The dining table can seat 12. There are 3 leaves that can be used to make it huge....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    In both the Main House....moreless

  • Heating:

    Our hot water is solar heated. If it is cloudy, the hot water is heated with a boiler that also provides hot water baseboard heat....moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless is available in the Main House. There is also a printer to plug your computers into if necessary....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    This sunny room is very comfortable and has a large TV....moreless

  • Parking:

    There is one parking place off the street on the driveway for the Main house and one on street permit....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Please use your own cell phones....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In both the Main House....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything & more then you will need....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Super quiet...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Truly a joy to cook in and still be a part of the party....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    There will be seasonings, flour, sugar & a few basics. All cleaning & paper items are supplied....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Has ice maker & filtered water. There is a small frig & ice maker in the play room to keep beers icy cold....moreless

  • Stove:

    The cook stove is a 36' duel fuel Wolfe....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    The Town of Telluride has free cruisers that you can use....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    There are 1 porch and 3 decks for the Main House. The large breezeway is shared with the Guest House....moreless

  • Golf:

    Ride the gondola to the golf course....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Our yard is beautifully maintained....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    This is used by the Main House & Guest House....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Courts are available in the Town park....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Our large hot tub is located in the gaming area....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Bluegrass Festival
Jun 18 - Jun 22, 2015
4 night min stay
$2,000
The Ride Festival
Jul 9 - Jul 12, 2015
4 night min stay
$2,000
Jazz Festival
Jul 31 - Aug 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$2,000
Film Festival
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
4 night min stay
$2,000
Blues & Brews
Sep 18 - Sep 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$2,000
Christmas 2015
Dec 21 - Jan 4, 2016
7 night min stay
$2,300
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$1,100
$7,000

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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $5,000
  • Tax Rate 12.4%

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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Telluride, Montrose

Car: Not Necessary

Our home, with a marvelous open floor plan, is centrally located in Telluride. Walk to all the many festivals - Mountain Film, Bluegrass, Chamber Music, Telluride Film, Blues & Brews, etc., Also, restaurants, the ski lifts, hiking trails, 4 wheel drive roads, the skating rink, yoga classes, and the awesome library & museum are within minutes of the house.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1976

About the owner: We arrived in Telluride in 1976. We thought we had found the best ski resort in the world, so we bought the cheapest house for sale in Town. It just happened to be on the street the gondola was later built on. We both grew up on the East Coast so found everything about Telluride magical - still do. We were in the design/build business, so, after 15 years we did a huge remodel - adding a large basement, addition & guest house.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We moved here for the skiing, but found the summers awesome too. We have watched Telluride mature into the world class destination that it has become. We are surprised by how long we have been here - time has flown by. Our two Sons grew up here, and our Grandchildren are now learning to ski here.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We have always loved the location of our home. You can walk or bicycle everywhere, and a car is seldom necessary. Every time I look out any window the views still take my breath away. The 'historical' part of our home was originally built in 1871 - one of the first houses in Town.


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Photos

  • Early Snow.

    Early Snow.

  • The kitchen is a large enough for lots of help when cooking.

    The kitchen is a large enough for lots of help when cooking.

  • The comfortable living room is a wonderful gathering area.

    The comfortable living room is a wonderful gathering area.

  • A Hot air balloon seen from the deck off the Master bedroom.

    A Hot air balloon seen from the deck off the Master bedroom.

  • Sean's room has beautiful views up Bear Creek.

    Sean's room has beautiful views up Bear Creek.

  • The Historic West Wing bedroom has a crib, a single bed, and a queen size bed.

    The Historic West Wing bedroom has a crib, a single bed, and a queen size bed.

  • Early Autumn snow seen from the Master Bedroom.

    Early Autumn snow seen from the Master Bedroom.

  • The rec area has a queen pull-out couch, drum set and piano.

    The rec area has a queen pull-out couch, drum set and piano.

  • The jetted tub.

    The jetted tub.

  • There are great views from the large deck off the Kitchen.

    There are great views from the large deck off the Kitchen.

  • The private back yard is great for kids playing and barbecue.

    The private back yard is great for kids playing and barbecue.

  • The sitting room in the guest house.  We stay here when the big house is rented.

    The sitting room in the guest house. We stay here when the big house is rented.

  • There is an open concept kitchen, dining room & living room.

    There is an open concept kitchen, dining room & living room.

  • The dining room table has 3 leaves so fits 10 comfortably - 12 in a squeeze.

    The dining room table has 3 leaves so fits 10 comfortably - 12 in a squeeze.

  • The door can be closed in the 'Historic' office, if you need to work.

    The door can be closed in the 'Historic' office, if you need to work.

  • This is the Master bedroom with new custom draperies and carpet.

    This is the Master bedroom with new custom draperies and carpet.

  • Patrick's bedroom has a Queen bed has the most awesome custom night light ever.

    Patrick's bedroom has a Queen bed has the most awesome custom night light ever.

  • The office/bedroom has a comfy queen bed, and it's own door into the bathroom

    The office/bedroom has a comfy queen bed, and it's own door into the bathroom

  • The pool table is 9 feet.

    The pool table is 9 feet.

  • The wet bar is part of the music room.

    The wet bar is part of the music room.

  • During the summer we are tucked under some lovely shade trees.

    During the summer we are tucked under some lovely shade trees.

  • The large deck off the main floor looks at the mountains and avalanche chutes.

    The large deck off the main floor looks at the mountains and avalanche chutes.

  • The Guest House is detached.

    The Guest House is detached.

  • The most comfortable bed of all is the king bed in the guest house

    The most comfortable bed of all is the king bed in the guest house

VRBO #449480

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