One of a kind custom finishings
Features and details
Located on the 17th fairway of the Silvertip Golf Course this four bedroom, four bathroom award winning architectural Timber Frame masterpiece is a home like no other in Canmore.
Designed and built by Alasdair Russell of Russell and Russell Design and Mitchell Master Homes this home features incredible acid washed douglas fir timber framing from the world renowned Spear Head Timber Works in Nelson, BC and one-of-a-kind custom finishings, including 11 different types of wood sourced from all over the world.
Entering the home through the over-sized solid double cherry doors you’re welcomed by a large Rundle rock entryway with a Rundle rock waterfall cascading through the beautiful open tread three storey spiral staircase and unique wrought iron railings.
Ascending to the main level with its soaring 22 foot ceilings you’re enveloped by the alpine feel of the timber frame structure and entrancing panoramic mountain views.
While soaking in the views through the custom made, triple pane Gaulhofer windows imported from Austria, you’ll start to notice the extraordinary architecture of the timber framing and the attention to every detail, from the in-house, hand milled African bubinga hardwood flooring with wenge wood inlay, Rundle rock wood-burning fireplace with custom iron work and bench height hearth to the Norwegian maple ceiling this great room is magnificent example of luxury alpine mountain living.
The generously sized kitchen is framed beautifully within the hammer head douglas fir timber frames and comes equipped with separate Sub Zero Fridge and Freezer, 8 burner Thermador gas cook top with copper leaf backsplash, microwave, two Miele built in ovens, a Miele warming oven, two Miele dishwashers, extensive cabinets and large pantry.
The custom kitchen cabinetry features burled redwood and madrone and is all book matched, as is all the custom cabinetry throughout the home. The kitchen cabinetry handles are all custom made by Rocky Mountain Hardware and Canmore Ironworks.
Behind the kitchen you’ll find the elegant 2 piece powder room with gorgeous hand made glass sink and azed cherry wood mirror frame.
A few short steps up the spiral staircase takes you to the lofted office space and luxurious master suite with an incredible ante-room. The master suite features custom grass cloth wallpaper, 21 foot cathedral ceilings, exposed timber frame, double sided rundle rock gas fireplace and private outdoor deck.
The ensuite features his and her sinks, large soaker tub and steam shower all accented by hand-cut hexagonal tile, rare green lily pad granite, beautiful 17th Century Indian satinwood pillars and stunning hand made curved wooden doors that have to be seen to truly appreciate the craftsmanship.
The in-house elevator gives you the option to access all the levels, including the garage, without using the spiral staircase if needed. As you exit the elevator on the lower level of the home you’ll find three large bedrooms, two bathrooms and the regal media room with large view window.
The first bathroom on this level features handmade and hand painted yellow bathroom tile, custom curved cabinetry and a bath tub. The second bathroom features a steam shower, custom curved cabinetry, beautiful hand carved wooden trim and a feature painted sink.
The regal mahogany media room ceiling is all individual pieces fitted on site and is accented by suede walls and some stunningly colourful granite counters on the wet bar that hide a Miele dishwasher, microwave and bar fridge.
This level also hosts the laundry room with built in sauna, large steam shower and the double level utility room.
Exiting this level at the rear of the home takes you to the south-facing and very private dual-level patio area where you can soak in the mountain views once again.
The oversized 685 square foot triple car heated garage has built-in custom storage cabinets and two-man doors, one to the exterior and one to the interior of the home. The quality exterior features of this home from the intricate exterior rock work siding, custom-made exterior lanterns, large main floor south-facing deck, and mahogany soffits and copper downspouts give the home a wonderful street appeal.
The hidden details and qualities in this home are as numerous and stunning as the home itself with features such as in-floor heating on every level, full air conditioning of the home, HEPA and smoke filtration system and sound insulation in the walls between all interior rooms. The exterior walls of the home are entirely spray foam insulated to maximize the efficiency of the heating and cooling systems with an R29 rating for the walls, R72 for the roof and the triple pane Gaulhofer windows are R19.
The attention to detail coupled with the 180-degree mountain views from Three Sisters to Rundle in this world-class home is second to none and is sure to appeal to the most discerning of buyers. From the exclusive Silvertip location to the intricate and exceptional detailed finishings, this home needs to be experienced in person to fully appreciate the master craftsmanship and design elements included in this one-of-a-kind Alpine mountain home. To book your exclusive viewing and tour contact Richard Greaves at email@example.com or 403.688.7629.
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