Exceptional custom home! Surrounded by mature ponderosas and situated in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, is this stunning, Southwestern-style home. Nestled on 4.5-private acres, embraces snow-capped views of the continental divide & the top portion of Mt Evans. Many handcrafted details, Wolf appliances and Thurston Kitchen, hickory hardwood and stone flooring throughout. All radiant in-floor heating including the garage & the casita. Just over 4,700 sq ft. w/master bedroom en-suite, four separate bedrooms and a skylit studio. Three levels with a generous lower level walk out rec room. Several rooms with own private exit to a porch with a view. Charming casita- 840 sq ft, 3/4 bathroom, basic kitchen, kiva fireplace and loft. Additional- three stall shed-row, arena and pastures for easy keeping of two horses. Peace and tranquility, serene, horse friendly setting, abundant wildlife, easy access to I-70, open space, amenities and all that Denver, Golden and Evergreen has to offer.