WITH ITS NATURAL BEAUTY, VAST OPEN SPACE, YEAR˜ROUND ACTIVITIES, HISTORIC MAIN STREET AND ACCESS TO A MAJOR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, PARK CITY IS A PRIME SPOT FOR SETTLING DOWN OR A SECOND HOME.
The charming mountain town offers mind-blowing experiences in nature, world-class skiing, mountain biking, hiking, ﬂy ﬁshing and golf. While known for its friendly laid-back vibe and small town feel, Park City also pulses with a savvy social scene thanks to its excellent restaurants, bars, music, ﬁlm and wine festivals, theater, dance and more. For anyone interested in ﬁnding their dream home, Park City has an impressive coterie of renowned architects, reliable builders, knowledgeable realtors and innovative designers who certainly make the process easier. Whether you want a ski-in/ski-out condo, family home on a golf course, mountainside digs or an exceptional estate, there’s something for everyone. Here are a few of the many incredible properties available in this historic ski town.
PARK MEADOW’S MOUNTAIN CONTEMPORARY
This mountain contemporary home in Park Meadow’s exclusive Eagle Pointe was designed by Otto/Walker Architects, one of the most prestigious firms in Park City. Set on 6 acres (one of the largest lots in town), it offers unobstructed alpine views of the mountains and valley. Inside, the open floor plan house boasts myriad thoughtful details from its dramatic vaulted-ceiling great room and chef ’s kitchen to spacious bedrooms, massive closets, spa-like bathrooms, and five fireplaces. An office, two additional bedrooms, powder room, and laundry room complete the main floor. Downstairs, you’ll find two more bedrooms, a cozy family room, a professional theater, wine cellar and gym or arcade space. Virtually every room opens to the scenic outdoors. Outside, a barbecue area, hot tub, and fire place await in one of the largest backyards in all of Park City. Immersed in nature, residents can watch the migrating elk, deer and other wildlife from the deck or hike and bike the trails out the back door. The oversized heated garage holds three cars and the house is fully automated with everything from an automatic snow entrance and patio, to motorized shades, central vacuum, central air conditioning, and zoned radiant heat. Th e best part—it’s totally private and feels secluded, yet you are only five minutes to historic Main Street.
THE COLONY SKI˜IN, SKI˜OUT
Owned by the founder of Skullcandy, this mind-blowing ski-in/ski-out estate is arguably the best lot in all of Park City as it sits on five flat acres in The Colony with direct access to four chairlift s, including 9990 and Peak 5 at Park City Mountain. Th is meticulously-built, massive mountain-style lodge with modern touches was recently renovated by esteemed LA designer Barclay Butera. Knockout features include a glass box great room with 30-foot walls of glass boated over from Europe, stylish bedroom suites with skylights, a gorgeous home theater, 3300 bottle wine cellar, 20 ski lockers, a gym and the world’s coolest 18-car garage covered in reclaimed wood. Colorful rare snowboards signed by Olympians and icons line the hallways (most of which come with the house). A glass-encased hot tub surrounded by pines brings the forest inside. Built for entertaining, the impressive kitchen has three ovens, an indoor grill and a prep room with industrial freezers. Waterfalls flank walkways, hotel quality elevators can be found in each wing, and there’s even two-bedroom quarters for staff.
PROMONTORY SWEEPING VIEWS
Perched high on the hill in Promontory, this architectural beauty overlooks the Jack Nicklaus Golf Course and offers up sweeping views of Deer Valley and Park City Mountain. It was built in 2015 as a collaboration between renowned architect Mike Upwall and its owner John Oswald, the former CEO/co-founder of Paul Frank and proprietor of Th e Cabin bar on Main Street. Th e mountain modern home is a study in good taste with its gorgeous reclaimed woods, stone fi replaces, sleek lines, stained white oak floors and custom-designed furniture—every piece, including the decorative pillows. Other notable details include a pivoting ten-foot front door, statement lighting pieces by John Pomp, and a stand-alone, Carrara Italian marble tub next to a perfectly framed view of Deer Valley’s slopes. Th e stunning gourmet kitchen sports Sub-Zero appliances, a 60-inch Wolf range, a duo of dishwashers and sinks, a hidden pantry and incredible cabinetry. A glass-enclosed wine cellar and pool table anchor the upstairs bar and entertainment room, while a 45-foot fire wall runs the length of the upper deck. Th ere’s also a cozy bunk room, spacious sauna, elevator, pond feature and fire circle with a nearby hot tub. Owners have access to the many luxe amenities at Promontory including tennis, gym, ice skating, kids’ club, bowling alley, 50-seat theater, summer beach club and more.