For Sale $3,875,000.00 - Residential
Value! Value! Value! Don’t miss out on buying this extraordinary property. Located just south of Darby, Montana this property claims 360-degree mountain views, lots of wildlife, fishing access from your own property and lots of room for family and friends to come visit and be comfortable. Possessing 85 acres in three parcels, East Fork River, ponds, trails, water rights, convenient highway access, privacy, numerous beds for guests, spectacular main home, large hangar/shop and so many other amenities too numerous to name, you won’t go wrong with this purchase!
The gorgeous main home is a 6900 +/- square foot timber framed home with cedar siding and lifetime shingles for the roof. It boasts 4 bedroom suites and large windows to take in the stunning views of Trapper Peak and surrounding mountains. The ¾ inch walnut wood floors stretch throughout the first floor of the home. A vaulted ceiling in the living area accented by large timber beams and a large fireplace create an optimal space for enjoying peace and quiet by yourself or entertaining family and friends. Attached to the living area is a cook’s kitchen equipped with top of the line appliances, large island, granite counter tops and beautiful knotty alder cabinets. The amazing pantry is large and convenient will have you feeling excited to cook! Large thermal pane windows provide access to the dramatic views looking west from the property. Custom-etched hardwood doors are found throughout the home. Propane forced air heat and air-conditioning create a home that’s functional and convenient to live in year-round. The main living area walks right out onto a lovely concrete patio and overlooks the intimate pond located right next to the home.
Dual master suites located on the main floor. Two more bedrooms each with their own attached bathrooms provide convenience and privacy to guests. Balcony and large loft area add to the utility of the home by providing access to mountain views as well as an area for the kids to enjoy movies and games. Attention to detail is evident in all aspects of this beautiful home including solid wood doors, wood trim, and large laundry and mudroom area. The layout of this home is excellent with great flow and large attached 3-car garage.
Just out from the main house is a well-constructed car garage for housing those antique cars or other special collectibles.
Provide your guests with the ultimate Montana experience when they come to visit by having them stay in the historic log cabin found on the property. Fully remodeled, the cabin has wood floors, two bedrooms, loft with a bed and partial kitchen. A stone fireplace rounds out the cozy cabin and provides the perfect in ambiance. Anyone who visits will not want to leave!
SHOP AND APARTMENT
A large 36×48 shop complete with concrete floor, insulation, RV size door and apartment is located just the right distance from the cabin and main home to allow for privacy yet easy access to all other amenities. The apartment has a loft bedroom, full kitchen and bathroom and quaint patio providing excellent views of the valley to the north.
A very well built 6300 square foot steel hangar/shop was constructed on the property in 2008. The building has concrete flooring, large bi-fold door, and several man doors for easy access and additional covered storage for large equipment located on the north side of the building. The south side of the building features a private and walled off lounge area with kitchen and bathroom for those times when a break is needed from working on various toys in the hangar.
Various other outbuildings and barns are located on the property. A two-stall barn with loafing area allows the opportunity to be an equestrian enthusiast if so desired. Two ponds and various ditches and streams run through the property and to the peaceful sound of nature as one explores the property. A 1200-foot grass runway allows for additional ways to access the property as well as enjoy the beauty of the entire Bitterroot Valley and beyond.
LAND, FISHING, AND WATER FEATURES
With just over 85 acres and 5000 feet of East Fork river frontage, this is an excellent recreational property. The property also possesses two pivots, great hay production, and excellent historical water rights. The taxes on the property are reasonable due to the agricultural exemption on the property. The property itself is a mix of production hay ground and riparian area located along the river. With 3 parcels, 4 wells, and no conservation easement, this property is a one of a kind find.
The East Fork is a main tributary to the famous Bitterroot River, a Blue Ribbon trout stream. Float or wade and fish this for most of the year. A stocked pond lies just feet from the main home and the property is surrounded by views in every direction. A tremendous view of Trapper Peak and the surrounding mountain ranges brings that wonderful sense of peace and gratitude that can be difficult to find.
Call April today for your personal tour!
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