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Rustic Modernity: Enthralling Vail Mountain Home Leaves You Awestruck!

As winter sets in and the festive season is in full swing, the mind conjures up images of snow-filled slopes, cozy mountain retreats and a picture-perfect holiday filled with good food and great company. The majestic and enchanting Ptarmigan Residence in Vail, Colorado epitomizes this vision of happy holidays surrounded by unspoiled nature and an access to some of the best ski slopes on the planet! Designed by Suman Architects, this beautiful residence showcases a perfect alchemy of contemporary and rustic styles, with the aesthetics of a traditional mountain home coupled with modern ergonomics and comfort.

Exterior of the Ptarmigan Residence clad in natural dry-stack stone, copper paneling and clear cedar siding

This blend of rustic and modern overtones seems to be the most popular cocktail when it comes to design styles for vacation homes and idyllic escapes set in the mountainous outback of Colorado. The exterior with its natural dry-stack stone, copper paneling and clear cedar siding paints a pretty picture with fascinating shades and vibrant elegance. The standing seam copper roof enhances the timeless appeal of the dreamy house, even as sweeping living spaces and comfy décor welcome you indoors while the designers aim to surprise you at every turn with mesmerizing features like the fireplace wall in Colorado sandstone and split brownstone.

Outdoor Jacuzzi and sitting area of the awesome mountain retreat in Vail

Copper roof and natural dry-stack stone give the mountain home a unique presence

Rustic modern entry with unique door, colorful artwork and a lovely chandelier

Stunning art workk blends in with the colors of the fireplace wall

Captivating use of Colorado sandstone and split brownstone for the fireplace wall

High ceiling and open plan living area of the Vail Residence

Custom walnut cabinets and Wild Sea Granite countertops inside the rustic modern kitchen

Linear Amerivan Walnut cabinet and floating shelves provide storage and display space in the family room

This remarkable fireplace in the living room not only seems connected with the ever-changing hues of the landscape outside, but also complements the large piece of wall art perfectly. Every little detail is curated carefully and nothing is an accident here, as each section of the house utilizes varying materials such as American Walnut, Cedar and Oak. The rustic bathrooms, powder room and family area combine effortlessly with the more modern kitchen, bedrooms and living areas.

Dining room with unabated views of Vail slopes and a sparkling chandelier

Elegant home office design with mountain views

Corner windows of the bedroom with walnut trims open it up towards the mountain view outside

Custom vanity in the bathroom clad from walnut adds warmth to the setting

Large windows bring the dramatic views into every room, and anyone who has been to Colorado on a ski trip or holiday will immediately realize the ease of access that this home offers to some of the best holiday spots in the region. Custom décor from Associates III and marvelous lighting complete this spellbinding getaway.

Rustic powder room with bespoke sandstone countertop and integral sink

Exquisite custom doors add to the charm of the mountain retreat

View of the staircase and family room inside the cozy Vail residence

Modern staircase in steel and stone outside the fabulous Colorado home

Sherry Nothingam
Sherry is a blogger who loves to live her life to the fullest. She enjoys everything associated with design, décor and stylish modern trends. Born in California, Sherry has grown up on open ranches and in a wild setting, which has defined her taste for design and developed her interest in examining how structures and homes interact with the beauti[...]

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