2 Storey Home For Sale
76 Castle Mountain Resort , Pincher Creek, AB, T0K 1W0
This unique ski-in/ski-out home at Castle Mountain ski resort, surrounded by pristine crown land wilderness, provides a piece of powder paradise. Beautifully finished using reclaimed fir throughout, this 6 bedroom, 3 bath 2900 sq ft house boasts 23 ft vaulted ceilings, exposed fir beams reclaimed from grain elevators, wide board fir floors and a ground level suite with a second fully equipped kitchen, private entry way and in-floor heating. The impressive oak pegged, 10x10 post and beam front displays a beautiful view of the ski slopes through 230 square feet of glass, unimpeded by cars or roads. Designed for family living and ideal for entertaining. Park at the back doorâski down to the lifts from the front door. Offering the luxury of stopping in for a cup of hot chocolate and a warm up on a champagne powder day, before skiing on down to the lifts.
Lovingly built over three years the house is full of unique features and innovations.
The 385 sq ft master suite offers magnificent mountain views through 2 large windows (7âx5â and 6âx4â) as well as star gazing from the bed through the 4âx4â skylight set into the 13â vaulted ceiling. The ensuite bath comes with 2 person jet tub, separate shower and wood floors.
A charming interior window looks down onto the main floor area while the bedroom door opens onto the 300 sq ft carpeted loft, ideal for extra guests or as a quiet retreat area.
The custom-built open staircase is crafted from solid tamarack, cut and milled nearby and incorporates copper tubing in its design.
The main floor with 4 more sky lights set into the 23â vaulted cedar ceiling is dominated by the large central space incorporating the kitchen, dining, lounge and cozy book-corner areas. The spacious open plan kitchen with pantry and central bar/island combines tile and reclaimed fir harvested from the Alberta prairie to create a warm yet efficiently functioning space.
The lounge area is centred on the unique recycled brick hearth fireplace with a 6â high 10x10 dovetail fir mantle. Inset is the large and efficient Vermont Castings wood stove.
To the rear of the main floor are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom behind which is the 128 sq ft secluded covered deck (perfect for a hot tub). The deck also provides dry storage for firewood enabling the woodstove to be replenished without the need for shoes.
Accessed through the 8â tall, beautifully handcrafted fir and glass main door, is the spacious SW facing front deck. Surrounded by trees with some growing right through it, the deck offers visual privacy while allowing ample winter sun to enter the home. Ideal for spring deck parties and summer BBQs. All decks are built with 10âx10âfir posts and fir railings in keeping with the remainder of the house.
All of the main house interior features are individually hand made from recycled fir from Alberta prairie homesteadsâthese include interior doors, closet doors, vanities and kitchen cabinetry, window and door jams, headers, sills and window and baseboard mouldings. The ground floor houses the main entry room and a separate entry to the fully self contained 3-bedroom suite. The bright and spacious ground-level suite, with full bath and kitchen, is easily opened to the rest of the house if required.
During the winter, road access is from the rear, with the front reserved for skiers, snow- boarders, and pedestrian traffic. The treed lane on the property to the rear provides parking for 3-4 vehicles.
If you like powder and are unfamiliar with Castle Mountain ski area, check out www.skicastle.ca. The Castle offers an intimate family atmosphere with incredible expert skiing, minimal lift lines and new intermediate and beginer terrain opened recently. This jewel is a restricted development of approximately 130 dwellings(80 single lots) and is close to capacity with few or no single-family dwellings still available.
Built-in dishwasher, Built-in Oven, Dryer, Fridge, Microwave, Washer
Potential Income, Separate Entrance, Totally Finished
Bath and shower, Bath Tub, Jacuzzi, Separate Shower, slate tiles, wood floors
$3,328 / year