2945 3rd St, Boulder, CO 80304
Welcome home to this exquisite Newlands five-bedroom, five-bathroom designed by renowned Boulder architect EJ Meade and Arch11. Featuring a detached artist studio and a serene, ultra-private lot spanning more than 20,000-square-feet directly abutting open space, this loft-like residence is the perfect Boulder, Colorado sanctuary.
Imagine an incredible living experience that includes direct access to trails and open space, jaw-dropping views and immense privacy in an estate setting on the west edge of the highly desirable Newlands neighborhood. This distinctive, architecturally bold contemporary residence delivers all that and more with a chic mixed-materials aesthetic that melds beautifully with its lush surroundings. Wide-plank reclaimed pine floors run beneath sky-high exposed beam ceilings, while dramatic steel details add a stylish industrial feel. Oversized double-pane windows capture views of the landscaped grounds and surrounding mountain vistas. Massive art walls create an ideal showcase for your prized collection, and a soaring entry emphasizes the home’s impressive proportions the moment you arrive.
Expansive open-plan living and dining areas invite you to relax and unwind alongside a fireplace and gallery walls. The open chef’s kitchen impresses with sleek minimalism illustrated by gleaming flat-front cabinetry, unique sheet-metal countertops, a substantial matte finish gray marble island/breakfast bar and upscale stainless steel appliances, including a vented Wolf range, Sub-Zero refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave drawer. From the kitchen sink, enjoy work-of-art vistas of the manicured grounds and magical mountain vortex on Dakota Ridge.
Head through fully retractable NanaWall doors and retreat to the beautiful flagstone patio, a perfect setting for enchanting indoor-outdoor entertaining alongside beautiful three tier cascading gardens that feature apple trees, cherry trees, and concord grapes. Meander up the stone steps and over the bridge to the adjacent open space. The soothing sounds of falling water provided by the water feature along the south side of the home add to the utterly tranquil ambiance.
On the upper level, discover three spacious and bright bedrooms, including a treetop owner’s suite featuring a private balcony and an en suite spa bathroom with a steam rain shower, soaking tub and double vanity. The lower level includes a fourth en suite bedroom, a light filled entry, and an attached two car garage. Through the mudroom, you’ll find a detached guest suite/home office/art studio/exercise room with its own bathroom and abundant garage storage below for bikes, gardening tools and more.
This impeccable, incredibly sophisticated Newlands property includes Silver Lake Ditch rights, front-row access to magnificent trails and easy access to North Boulder Park, North Boulder Recreation Center and Ideal Market. Blocks away, Pearl Street and downtown Boulder deliver award-winning dining, cozy coffee shops, wonderful boutiques and more. Welcome to the West Boulder sanctuary that you’ve been waiting for.
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