135 West Galena: True Luxury in the Heart of Telluride
While there’s no shortage of impressive homes throughout the town of Telluride, 135 West Galena is truly without compare. This 5,800 square foot palatial estate brings together everything the discerning vacationer could imagine while visiting Telluride. Located two blocks from Main Street, the home perfectly combines state of the art amenities in a warm, welcoming setting right in the heart of town. The proximity to hiking trails, dining, shopping, skiing and festivals allows guests to partake in every activity that this charming town has to offer. If you’re unwilling to make any compromises during your stay, we invite you to experience 135 West Galena for yourself.
As soon as you enter the front door, you’re greeted with breathtaking panoramic mountain views through the picture windows in the Great Room, which boasts 30 foot cathedral ceilings. Craftsman-style Mahogany woodwork envelops the entry way and continues throughout the rest of the home.
A buttery soft sectional sofa anchors the Great Room, its soothing sage green fabric provides a cool contrast to all the warm wood around you. With the press of a button, flames rise in the gas fireplace, adding an authentic glow to the Great Room. Watch the game on the large Samsung television or if you’d rather not compromise the view, simply close the Mahogany cabinet door to hide the TV.
The impressive chef’s kitchen opens to the Great Room and Dining Room allowing for a seamless entertaining space. With coffered ceilings, the beautiful kitchen has Viking appliances, gorgeous granite counter tops, 2 sink areas, an ice maker and a large center island with bar stools. Replete with gourmet amenities, this cooking space would be ideal for large holiday gatherings, low-key family meals, or even an intimate dinner for two.
Open the door to the outdoor living space and prepare a meal al fresco in the amazing covered outdoor kitchen, complete with a large Viking grill and weatherproof television. The chef can even enjoy the game while he grills out! Relax year round in the large Nespa hot tub on the patio, which can seat up to 12 people.
The entire property is controlled with a smart home system, meaning guests can control lighting, music, television, the fireplace, and blinds with the touch of a button. This system makes for ultimate convenience and ease in every single room throughout the home.
Every bedroom in the home has its own en suite bathroom, each unique and equally beautiful. The master suite resides on the main floor and boasts unrivaled views of Bear Creek from the comfort of the king-sized bed.
Walk through the custom closet (with its own washer and dryer) into the elegant master bathroom. With double vanities, a steam shower, a soaking tub, and exquisite basket weave tile work, this space has a spa-like feel.
Climb the grand,hand-scraped walnut staircase to the top floor and you’ll find three more charming bedrooms. Each room has a Queen-sized bed and full bathroom with its own personality and impressive details, including marble, travertine and custom tile work. In two of the bedrooms you’ll find small built in loft areas accessed by a fun ladder.
A large outdoor deck at the end of the hallway features unobstructed views of Ingram Falls, Ajax Peak, Ballard Peak, Bear Creek and the Telluride Ski Resort. Additionally, a full laundry room with a sink and storage is accessed on the top floor. With in-floor heating throughout the home, you’re sure to stay nice and warm in the winter. The home also has a forced air system, which keeps the home at the ideal temperature year round.
The ground floor will no doubt please kids of all ages. A foosball table greets you at the bottom of the stairs and a large locker room is great for storing skis, hiking gear, festival chairs, and more.
A comfortable living area with a large Samsung television would be perfect for the kids to watch cartoons or for you to kick back and watch a movie. The stack of plush blankets beckons you to curl up and chill out after a big hike or a long day on the slopes. For your total convenience, there is a miniature kitchen just off the sitting room with a small refrigerator, coffee maker, microwave, sink and toaster. There’s also a dining table, perfect for feeding the younger guests or playing board games.
A second master suite can be found on the ground floor as well, with a King-sized bed and amazing bathroom with double vanities and steam shower.
Not to be missed is the Guest’s quarters, located just off the patio by the hot tub. With an efficiency kitchen, lovely bathroom, and Queen-sized Murphy bed, this cozy space would be well-suited for anyone who may want extra privacy during their stay. Accessed through the 2 car garage is the Pilot’s Quarters, an additional sleeping and living space.
During the winters in Telluride, 135 West Galena wears a mantle of snow, snug in the box canyon. In the summer, the outdoor living space is simply unrivaled here in the heart of town. No design component has been forgotten, from the gorgeous woodwork to the advanced home control system. Location, attention to detail, luxury and pure comfort intersect here at 135 West Galena, making for a truly impeccable vacation home in Telluride. For information on how to rent this property, call us at 970-728-8838 or go to http://bit.ly/18kRO4O