PREFER LONG TERM RENTALS: MINIMUM-1 MONTH
Rebuilt in 1979, and recently remodeled, this warm, 2-level, 3 bedroom cozy home is situated on 2.5 acres just 5 minutes from I-70 and 15 minutes from downtown Golden. Generally, commute time is 25 minutes to downtown Denver.
Mountain climbing & mountain biking, are right outside the front door! Colorado's famous "Fourteeners" are as close a 30 minutes away!
Wildlife viewing is a daily event. Deer, Elk, Abert Squirrels, Fox and Wild Turkeys abound. A variety of hummingbirds and other migrating birds are seen on a daily basis from April- Sept.
The Gourmet Chef's Kitchen features Silestone Counter Tops, Maple Cabinets, real Oak Hardwood Flooring, duo-fuel Dacor Range, and new Bosch Dishwasher.
The back deck surrounded by Ponderosa Pines, Blue Spruce, Juniper, Fir, and a myriad of spring and summer flowers. Includes a Weber gas grill.
The cozy dinette picture window provides a "face-to-face experience" of feeding humming birds!
The first floor laundry room features Energy Efficient Fisher & Paykel Washer & Dryer.
All New Double-Pane Windows throughout the home are top-rated energy-efficient and contribute to the warmth and coziness of the home.
On the first floor there are two large bedrooms and newly decorated bath/shower. The cozy living room features a stone wood-burning fireplace with Heatalator. Firewood
is easily accessible from the back deck which opens to a 1.5 acre forested backyard.
The front patio access from both kitchen and living room, is perfect for social gatherings with family and friends.
Entire second floor comprises the Master Bedroom Suite: sitting area, front and back decks, walk-in closet and Kohler bathroom fixtures; Soaking Tub, and Walk-in Shower.
Note: includes all linens and basic stock of paper products, dishes, flatware, pots and pans, spices, sugar and flour.
COMPLIMENTARY SERVICE AVAILABLE!
If you wish to have small amount of certain groceries & beverages stocked for your arrival, (E.g., bread, fresh fruits and veggies, baby formula, beer, wine, etc., we will email you a form and supplies will be in the home when you get here. You may reimburse us when you move in.
45 minutes to Loveland Basin Skiing, and 1 hour to Summit County, Keystone Resort, Breckenridge Resort. 1.5 hours to Vail
Riding stable near by.
15 min. to Light Rail Park n’ Ride for easy access to downtown Denver and Sports Arenas.
Excellent Jefferson County schools."Blue Medal" Ralston Elementary school is located 10 minutes by car. School bus picks up children at intersection of Colorow and Ballantine. Students are bused to Bell Middle School and the new Golden High School.
The small but dynamic town of Golden (the 1st State Capital of Colorado), has a plethora of dining facilities from fantastic Mexican food and tea rooms to fine dining. Many activities are available including a full service Community Center, The Colorado Mountaineering Center, hiking trails, rafting and kayaking the rapids on Clear Creek.
The highly acclaimed Jefferson Symphony Orchestra offers 5 outstanding concerts from October to May, and a free concert in the park in August. There are several museums, including The Foothills Art Center, the Colorado Quilt Museum, the Astor House, and The Colorado History and Railroad Museums.
Pets negotiable......but no more than two.
Located 5 minutes off I-70: The Gateway to the Rockies. World-class Colorado Ski Country. Wildlife is abundant and varied on this 2+ acre property of Ponderosa Pines, Blue Spruce and Fir. Enjoy watching the deer, elk, fox and wild turkeys from deck, patio and picture windows. Hummingbirds, as well as local and many migrating birds are abundant is Spring, Summer and Fall. The property is at 7,700 feet elevation, private and secluded, yet has easy access to Denver, Gilpin County casinos, and skiing in Summit County, Vail, or Winter Park & Loveland. Located less than 5 minutes from I-70, you can be at Denver International Airport in 40 minutes, or skiing at Loveland in 45 minutes. Other Summit County ski resorts are only 60 minutes away; Vail is approx. 90 minutes. You can even visit Rocky Mountain National Park since it is a pleasant 90 minutes away through Boulder.
Enjoy concerts at the famous Red Rocks amphitheater only 10 minutes away or enjoy T-Rex tracks at Dinosaur Ridge National Natural Landmark right next door. Central City and Black Hawk casinos are a very scenic 20 minute drive away and offers many shopping and dining opportunities. Lookout Mountain is the site of Buffalo Bill Cody's grave and museum and is only a few minutes away. In the Spring, Fall and Summer you can hike or bike from the house or drive a short distance to parks and trails which offer outstanding terrain and vistas. In Winter you can snowshoe or cross country ski from the house. Only a few minutes away, Jefferson County maintains the historic Boettcher Mansion as a venue for weddings and special gatherings. It is a large well maintained Tudor style mansion built after the turn of the 20th century. You can enjoy a self-guided nature trail from the Nature Center Museum on the property.