Fireplaces to Fawn OverChloe Elliott
Whether you’re looking to warm up after a long day on the mountain or hunker down during a snowstorm, these cozy fireplaces are truly something to fawn over. Choose from modern contemporary designs to rustic stonework, or a blend of both, in these four fireplaces that are sure to warm your heart and soul.
A freshly built slice of paradise designed to maximize the natural light and surrounding vistas, this spectacular home is listed by Laura Zietz for $8,750,000. Stunning inside and out, this seven-bedroom, seven-and-a-half-bathroom home is brimming with wood and stone highlights, striking a modern and rustic balance throughout the open floorplan. A magnificent stone fireplace in the main living area embodies this balance and creates the ultimate oasis, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows and seamlessly connecting the indoor dining and kitchen area with the expansive outdoor patio. Click here to view 5188 CO HWY 125.
An undisputed mountain-meets-modern masterpiece, this contemporary estate is listed by Alitza for $45,000,000. Featuring the finest in materials, technology, and views, this five-bedroom, nine-bathroom home features an extra-long gas fireplace, surrounded by marble detail and tucked seamlessly into one of the many living spaces. Just minutes from the world-class slopes of Vail, warm up by the fire after a day on the mountain or a dip in the 75-foot-long suspended glass-bottom pool. Click here to view 165 Forest Road.
1515 Red Mountain Ranch Road in Crested Butte
Nestled away in an exclusive, forested hillside location, this Crested Butte mountain haven is listed by Cathy Benson and Gary Huresky for $5,100,000. Featuring three rustic stone fireplaces throughout the house, the main fireplace is the focal point of the timber-rich great room, complete with floor-to-ceiling windows and tremendous views of the valley. Feel the warmth of the gas fire as you curl up on the couch or prepare an après snack in the open concept kitchen. Prefer privacy? This four-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home features custom gas fireplaces in the two primary bedroom suites, ensuring that warmth and relaxation are just a flick of a switch away. Click here to view 1515 Red Mountain Ranch Road.
An extraordinary retreat, this newly-constructed, six-bedroom modern home is listed by Rick Fusting for $23,000,000. Carefully designed to honor and celebrate its singular setting in the heart of Telluride’s iconic box canyon, this modern estate offers an unrivaled panorama of its soaring peaks and cascading waterfalls. Enjoy the warmth of the contemporary white gas fireplace while feeling as though you’re outside with the high-performance glass wall system separating the open-concept dining and living room from the dramatic beauty of the canyon’s sheer red rock cliffs surrounding the house. Click here to view 300 Royer Lane.