1250 WESTHAVEN CIRCLE
6 Beds • 8 Baths • 6,321 SF • .624 Acres • $11,250,000
1250 Westhaven Circle, Vail, Colorado 81657
Sitting at the base of Vail Mountain just west of Lionshead Village lies a quiet ski-in / ski-out resort village, Cascade Village, that sits along picturesque Gore Creek. This residence is a quick five minutes from Vail Village on the bike path or free shuttle and the Cascade Chair lift where you can get whooshed up to world class skiing on Vail Mountain. Remodeled in 2005 as well as an extensive remodel down to the studs in 2015-2016.
This sprawling single-family home spans .624 acres / 6,321 square feet and includes 6 bedrooms, 6 full baths, 2 half baths and a 3-car garage, spread out on 4 levels to provide the ultimate in comfort and privacy. Upon entering, the first impression is one of warmth. Huge wooden beams, a massive stone fireplace and large windows invite you and your guests to relax and enjoy the mountains. Choose between the central staircase or elevator and ascend to the upper level living spaces, filled with light from the huge panoramic windows. This open floor plan includes a spacious living room centered around a large wood burning fireplace, a walk-in wine room, an open dining room, luxurious gourmet kitchen with eat-in dining area where you can spill out to the stone patio to take in the mountain views.
The chef’s kitchen was designed with entertaining in mind with custom Thurston Kitchen cabinets, a large island with leathered finished soap stone counters for the chef and sous chef to cook and prepare meals. Professional quality, Bosch & Wolf appliances, a Subzero refrigerator freezer, two dishwashers, a butler’s pantry and a huge AGA cast iron cooking range that will ensure that even the most discriminating culinary aficionado will be duly satisfied.
The large, luxurious master suite on the uppermost level acts like your own lavish tree-house with a sitting area where you can cozy up by a vintage gas fireplace to unwind or indulge in a good book. A floor-to-ceiling window allows you to revel in your peaceful backyard nestled up to the White River National Forest. The master bathroom features custom cabinets and tile by Porcelanosa, Caesarstone counters and Italian-made faucets plus a steam shower, soaking tub and his and hers walk-in closets by California Closets.
Head to one of the other levels for the three additional en-suite bedrooms or to the sixth bedroom that was converted into a bar / library. The custom bar is uniquely designed with reclaimed wood counters from train box car floors and the front and sides are clad in reclaimed whiskey barrel staves, perfect for entertaining or enjoying the big game.
The home’s most unique characteristic is the back yard; your enviable outdoor oasis. Sit back and enjoy a spectacular waterfall feature that seems so natural it looks native to the property. Submerged lighting creates a warm and soothing glow, drawing attention to the feature during the gorgeous mountain sunsets. Cross over the wooden bridge to your hot tub or meander up the waterfall’s stepped walls of stone to the upper perch and enjoy surrounding mountain views.
The pinnacle of outdoor luxury living is having the ultimate gathering spot where friends and family can enjoy a delicious meal and catch upon the day’s adventures. Enjoy the Rocky Mountain afternoons and evenings entertaining with a full backyard kitchen complete with large BBQ grill, cooktop, sink, wine fridge, dishwasher and ice maker. The adjacent dining area sits under a shade setting pergola next to the enormous fire place to warm yourself as the sun goes down.
An oversized three-car garage with ample space for storage, a workbench and laundry room makes everyone store their gear before retreating upstairs. The mudroom area has custom California Closet cabinets and closets for meticulous organization and a Boot Dryer equipped for 20 pairs. A heated snow melt system on the backyard patio and motor court ensures your winter months are stress free.
Uncompromising in its commitment to quality, this property offers the perfect balance between privacy and proximity to all of the amenities in the Town of Vail. Whether you like to ski, hike or bike, it’s literally all in your backyard along with a new 5-star, Hotel Talisa, showcasing a brand-new restaurant, lounge and retail stores. As well, the free Vail bus is available to take you to into the villages to shop, eat and play as you wish.