This architectural masterpiece shows as beautifully as it lives! Custom built luxury estate designed and built by Mark Galbraith of Galbraith Builders offers breathtaking, panoramic views of the Missionary Ridge area, Red Cliffs and the San Juan Mountains! The residence is located in the Estates at Tamarron, a gated community, and next to the prestigious Glacier Club, which resides within the San Juan National Forest, between downtown Durango and Purgatory Ski Resort. Welcome home to your new mountain retreat featuring 6,586 SF, 5 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, and a 3-car garage sitting on a beautifully landscaped 1.4 acres. Some of the amenities of residence are entire house sprinkler system, in-floor heating, huge dog run, 8 skylights, 4 fireplaces (2 wood burning, and 2 gas), mountain views from all rooms, wood shingle roof, two mechanical rooms, security cameras, 3 jetted tubs, 3 steam showers, snowmelt, curved concrete driveway, and much more! Upon entering the home you’ll be welcomed by the expansive open floor plan, with large, sturdy, wooden beams, and iron fixtures that blend well with the tongue and groove ceilings, all enhancing the abundance of natural light from the wall of windows. Step inside the great room featuring a beautiful wood burning fireplace, wet bar, built in cabinets and shelving, with direct access to the outdoor patio, which allows for indoor outdoor living at its best, an excellent location for entertaining family and guests. From the living room across the hallway, you will find a gourmet kitchen and adjacent family/media room with a wood burning fireplace, copious closet storage, and entertainment center. The wonderful designer kitchen is perfect for the gourmet chef offering granite countertops, bar sitting area, high-end steel appliances which include: double oven, double sinks and disposal, Dacor gas range with 6-burners and hood, Sub Zero refrigerator, and dishwasher. For the passionate bakers, there is a prep area including two butcher blocks and marble countertop. The butler’s pantry is located down the hallway next to the kitchen and dining room, and is equipped with a second dishwasher, garage disposal, wine cooler, and warming draw. The formal dining room offers coffered copper ceilings, two buffets with overhead glass shelves, and access doors to the outside patio great for summer dining with the big views of the mountain ridges and the golf course. The fabulous wine cellar has a temperature-controlled room, barrel ceilings, and plenty of wine storage. The master suite is an intimate oasis equipped with large windows, T&G vaulted ceilings with 2 built-in credenzas, and a gas fireplace. The luxury master bath features His & Her areas with separate vanities and wet closet, His & Her walk-in closets with dressing area, plus a jetted tub, and huge steam shower. Adjacent to the master is a fitness/health room with a dry sauna, steam shower, and hot tub. Down the hallway is an office featuring reclaimed wood doors, hardwood floors, built-in shelves, and vaulted ceilings. The amazing powder room with barrel vault copper ceilings and vessel sink, and a second guest bedroom and bath are also located on the main level. The upper level offers 3 bedrooms all with their own en-suite bathrooms, great for large extended families and guests. One of the bedrooms is currently used as a large family room with a gas burning fireplace, exposed rafter beams, and windows on three sides. The outdoor position of the home enjoys views of evergreens, maple, and shimmering aspen trees, kissed with cool summer breezes, the true Colorado mountain feel. The home is surrounded by gardens with beautiful perennial flowers, and soft green grass, all of which is maintained by an efficient irrigation system. The quality of construction and finishes offered in this home cannot be duplicated under the current construction prices. If you are looking for the Colorado lifestyle and an exclusive estate, this may be your next home!