Nestled in the vicinity of the red-rock spires in Snowmass Canyon and the second-largest ski resort in Colorado, the Meanwhile Ranch is ideal for equine enthusiasts and those who appreciate a residence of western grandeu. The Ranch, perfect family gathering place has been listed on sale for $25,000,000!
Just 13 miles from Aspen’s finest amenities, and ten miles from some of the best dining in the state, this gentlemen’s ranch represents a combination of Aspen’s history with beautifully preserved residential structures and luxurious amenities of today. This unique property consists of 56-fully-fenced working ranch acres with a 12,000-square-foot, four-bedroom, five full and two half bath main house, two caretaker apartments with two and three bedrooms respectively; and a 1886 settler’s cabin fully decorated in tasteful authentic cowboy flare.
The interior of the house was designed by Kevin Corn, Los Angeles which honors rustic elegance of National Park lodges built in the 1920s and ’30s. Stunning 3,000-square-foot great room with stone fireplace and cathedral ceilings has a spectacular views reaching all the way to Independence Pass. The commercial-grade kitchen offers the comforts of home with thoughtful modern conveniences including two butler pantries and pendant fixtures created from antique San Francisco streetlights, as well as library, two offices, separate bar and wine room. The house was designed to be family-friendly with a wing over the three-car garage created specifically to delight today’s teenager with home theater, pool table, sunning deck, arcade and privacy.
Built in 2000 year, this lavish property is enriched with 7,000-square-foot equestrian facility (in 2011), and also includes three-stall barn with tack room, a 1,000-square-foot workshop and auto showroom, as well as riding arena, roping pen, silo, hay barn, loafing sheds. Additionally, a new 2,500-square-foot guest home is under construction on the site of the original 1911 guest quarters. What is very important for this area, senior water rights ensure ample water supply even during the driest of seasons.
“This is a gorgeous, one-of-a-kind property where you fell connected to nature and the grand history of this beautiful state,” says Gary Feldman, managing partner at Joshua & Co., in Aspen.