Sunday, June 29, 2008

Spectacular Mountaintop Log Retreat

No Longer Listed - Spectacular Mountaintop Log Retreat in Helena, MT


This exquisitely designed, furnished, 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom masterpiece of log architecture takes log home construction to a magnificent height. Elegant and perfectly proportioned, Whisperwood sits atop its own private, 43 acre summit, offering breathtaking views of the City of Helena and its lakes and mountains.
Whisperwood is constructed of the finest materials and was built with painstaking precision and dedication to detail.

Enjoy the gourmet kitchen replete with Blue Pine cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, double ovens, central island, and additional four-person unique, wood and stone pedestal table. Enjoy the magnificent stone fireplace or take in the views while lounging in the grand living room. Retire to the guest suite to read beside its own fireplace.

Retreat to the private office for business or quite time. Take the central elevator to the cozy upper reading-sitting area. Workout in the lower recreation room. Transport your groceries or guests' bags by elevator from the heated 3-car garage to the upper floors. Enjoy the stunning landscaping with a mix of conifers, aspens, and flowers watered by underground sprinklers.

Whisperwood's Master Suite offers a unique configuration of His and Hers Powder Rooms, each with its own toilet, sink, and walk-in closet then to be joined by the large shower and soaker tub. Capture the sun rise from the Master Suite's own private deck. Main and majority of second floor offer radiant in-floor ("Warmboard") heat with Hand-scraped Hickory Flooring. Lower-level offers radiant in-floor heat as well.

Furnishings and Window Coverings convey. Central Elevator services every floor. The home's interior and exterior log walls are constructed of alternating 8" and 10" Hand-peeled Lodgepole Pine logs, which were split lengthwise to sandwich a six-inch wall between, increasing R-value. Kuboto tractor with plow conveys.

Step outside to the Massive Decking, with side Covered Porch and Outdoor Hearth to enjoy spectacular 270 deg. views of Gates of the Mountains Wilderness, Lake Helena, The Elkhorn Mountains, Helena National Forest, and The Big Belt Mountains.

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