February 20, 2008
Today’s featured home sits in the peaceful area of Frisco called Stonebridge. This small enclave of townhomes enjoys a central Frisco site that is walking distance to town with an idyllic location right on the river. The home at 132 Stonebridge Drive enjoys the premier location with the river framing two sides of the property. Offered at $1,995,000, this spacious home has 3,647 square feet of living space, including a completely lockable two bedroom, two bath apartment, as well as a two car garage and plenty of storage space.The home is at the end of the cul-de-sac which creates a lovely peaceful setting. The wide stairway leads up to a covered porch and then into an entry with built in boot benches. Carpeted stairs up lead into the Great room, framed on two sides by windows which look out to the river below, as well as mountain views. Doors open onto a sunny deck that takes advantage of the river location. A river rock fireplace also has a built in media place and a raised hearth.Just past is the dining area, framed as well with windows. The kitchen is open and to the right, with oak cabinets and slab granite countertops in sage, gray and sand. Appliances include a range, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher. The countertops add extra seating for gathering. A nearby powder room offers convenience.Past this, on the same level, is a pair of bedrooms which share a tiled Jack and Jill bath with a separate shower and double sinks. A laundry is located nearby. The master suite is next, with cathedral ceilings and sunny south facing windows. A walk in closet adds storage. Split sinks, a separate shower and corner jetted tub mark the ensuite master bath. Stairs up lead to another private bedroom suite with a tiled bath. Stairs down from the main entry lead into a family room which boasts another river rock fireplace and built in television spot. Doors on this level lead out to a second deck, as well as to the grassy area which leads out to the river itself. The garage is also accessed from this level and holds two cars, as well as a utility sink, work area and plenty of space for mountain “toys.” A mudroom here is a convenient addition, as is another powder room to serve this level.The lockoff apartment is next, with a full kitchen, comfortable living area, two bedrooms and two baths, as well as a private entrance. Throughout the home, there are lovely details like the tongue and groove ceilings and solid rock work. Add to that the exceptional location central to all of Summit County, good highway access, and an excellent floor plan that can accommodate family and friends, and you have the perfect mountain base for all four seasons of adventure.Bonnie Smith-Allen, ABR, CIPS, CRB, CRS, GRI, MRE is Owner/ Managing Broker of Exclusive Mountain Retreats Real Estate, the Exclusive Summit County Board of Regents Member of Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate. She was 2007 Mountain District VP for the Colorado Association of Realtors and 2007 Summit Association Realtor of the Year. Bonnie can be reached at (800) 871-0765 or (970) 453-0765 or by visiting http://www.exclusivemountainretreats.com.