As the rest of the nation swelters, four luxury Rocky Mountain residences are coming up for auction in spectacular—and cool–Telluride, Colorado. Should Sun Valley, Idaho be your idea of an idyllic getaway, there’s a ski lodge there heading to the block as well. Read more in our High-End real estate auction roundup.Our report focuses on the Mountain Village section of Telluride today, where a variety of high-end homes are headed to auction in early September. One is a luxurious ski-in/ski-out retreat in See Forever Village, with 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half-baths in over 8700sf. The residence is set on a ridge overlooking the Telluride valley. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the two-story Great Room, living, dining, kitchen and entertaining areas frame spectacular views of the San Sophia range. High-end details include a variety of stone fireplaces, mahogany trim and cabinetry, Telluride Gold stone throughout, and honed limestone and marble in all the bathrooms. With the home comes access to the 42,000sf Spa at the Peaks, as well as the Club’s rental management services. Once listed at $8.9m, it will be auctioned on September 8.
Another listing in the village is a 3,296sf stand-alone furnished cabin. Offering ski-in/ski-out convenience, it has 3 bedrooms, 3 full and one half baths. A short walk from the Peaks, it has an established record of substantial rental revenue. Luxurious details include random-width, antique chestnut, and Sebastian flagstone flooring, mahogany built-in cabinetry, and in-floor radiant heat. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer mountain views in the living areas, which feature vaulted ceilings, rough-sewn Douglas Fir beams and trusses, and dry-stacked Anasazi stone veneer accent walls. A designer kitchen with commercial appliances completes the picture. With a prior list price of $3.9m, it will be auctioned on September 8.
Two large condos in Telluride’s Mountain Village are also being auctioned on the same day. Both feature designer kitchens, high-end fixtures, and floor-to-ceiling windows offering views of the surrounding mountains. The larger unit of the two, originally priced at $3.2m, has 3 bedrooms and 4 baths in 3, 441sf. The other, once listed at $2.7m, offers 3 bedrooms and 4 baths in a floor plan of 2705sf. Both are being sold without reserve.
Finally, fans of Sun Valley will want to check out a luxurious estate being offered in an auction on August 30. Enjoying complete privacy, the 16-acre mountain retreat offers a 6500sf architectural main house, 2-bedroom guest house, and 4-stall barn. USFS land, fenced pastures and hundreds of miles of hiking and riding trails surround the estate. Formerly offered at $12.5m, the home has 7 bedrooms, 7 baths and 1 half-bath. It will be auctioned fully furnished, without reserve.