Author Archives: Ryan Higgins

HGTV’s House Hunters Features Historic Telluride Home

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If you stayed connected when we featured our 445 West Colorado Avenue home for sale a few weeks ago and had any thought of wanting to check it out and put it on your real estate list, it’s time to take a tour so you don’t miss out on this amazing property!

HGTV’s hit show “House Hunters” stopped by Telluride this past June to film an episode that will feature our historic main street property located at 445 West Colorado Avenue. Built in 1898, this home was completed in the midst of the mining boom in Southwestern Colorado. This episode of House Hunters will air later this summer. Stay in touch with Telluride Luxury for airing dates! Continue reading

Enjoy the 4th of July in Telluride

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It’s that time of year again. Tellurites bust out the red, white and blue decor, dress in patriotic finery and enjoy the town-wide party of the year, all to celebrate the birthday of our country! There is no better place to be for the holiday than in Telluride. What will you be missing if you can’t make it? Telluride Luxury has the play-by-play. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park special rooms

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NOTE: This property is sold fully furnished.

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

 

When designing 300 Elks Park, Alan Wanzenberg and his team of architects and designers created a thoughtful collection of carefully proportioned, purposeful rooms that flawlessly flow from one into the next. Continue reading

Main Street Historic Home with Interesting Past

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NOTE: This historic property is FOR SALE. Please contact us for a tour or more information. rosie@rosiecusack.com or call 970.729.0567. See the full listing HERE.

To the naked-eye, the Telluride historic home located at 445 West Colorado Avenue appears to be just that, a home. With it’s white picket fence, amazing decks and garden spaces, and beautifully renovated interiors, the house offers ideas of a single-family’s American dream. But dive further into the 100+ year-old home’s history and the information you will find puts its roots in a more commercial light. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park outdoor space

NOTE: This property is sold fully furnished.

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

With the indoor dining space opening up onto the west-facing deck, larger dinner parties can flow onto the stone patio which includes a fireplace, teak furniture and a blue Pyrolave table– one of three tables from this French company that quarries and customizes volcanic stone from the Nugere crater in the Auvergne region of south central France. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park kitchen and dining room

NOTE: This property is sold fully furnished.

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

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The antique limestone flooring in the kitchen and dining area is reclaimed from European castles and hand-selected and numbered by the supplier, each stone maintains its authentic markings, providing a slumps into its historic past. Continue reading

41st Telluride Bluegrass Festival is on its Way

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In less than two week 12,000 visitors, locals and musicians will flood the Town of Telluride for the biggest, oldest and most anticipated music festival in the area, Telluride Bluegrass Festival. In it’s 41st year, the festival will open it’s gates June 19-27 to world-class musicians such as Chris Thile, Tim O’Brien & Darrel Scott, Brandi Carlile, Bela Fleck and of course, the king of Telluride bluegrass himself, Sam Bush. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park bedrooms and bathrooms

NOTE: This property is sold fully furnished.

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

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Today we continue the home tour of 300 Elks Park by exploring the bedroom and bathroom spaces. To see full coverage of this space, join us on our Instagram page! Elks Park’s north wing features two elegant guest rooms and a television room that converts to a third bedroom, all three with designated bathrooms. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park living room space

NOTE: This property is sold fully furnished.

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

300 Elks Park living room

Today we begin the home tour of 300 Elks Park by exploring the living room space. Elks Park’s 1,100-square-foot living room is essentially three rooms in one, with intimate gathering spaces fostering warmth, intimacy and relaxation. Its vastness is supported by load-bearing beams that span the ceiling. Continue reading

FEATURED PROPERTY: 300 Elks Park penthouse wows

There are very few properties that when toured have client’s oohing and ahhing like 300 Elks Park. Located in the original Elk’s Club building on Telluride’s Colorado Avenue (main street), the building sits on the highest point of town, allowing for outstanding views of the surround mountains as well as the hustle and bustle of town.

Elks Park Dining Area

Elks Park Dining and Kitchen Island Area

This peerless four-bedroom penthouse boasts sweeping 360-degree views of the world’s most magnificent box canyon. Conceived by renowned New York architect and designer Alan Wanzenberg and built by Telluride’s Fortenberry and Ricks Construction, this property encompasses the entire top floor of the Elks Building. The quality, design and location are second to none. Continue reading