-- AS FEATURED IN CA HOME+DESIGN MAGAZINE'S AND 7X7'S TOP 5 GETAWAY ESCAPES --
Discover an architectural gem just a short walk from the beach, Heavenly Ski Gondola (just voted #1 Ski Destination by USA Today) and Heavenly Village. Nestled behind a private meadow and a pair of twin pine trees is our "Chalet de Celeste". Our contemporary mountain home was just completed in 2012 emphasizing natural materials with an artful combination of Italian marble and travertine, tumbled river rocks, Brazilian mahogany, glass railings, floating staircases, hand scraped hickory floors, Miele appliances and Grohe finishes throughout. Entering through a slate warming room, the heart of the custom home is the great room on the main living area. This encompasses the open kitchen, the dining room and the living room. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream. It has walnut Studio Becker cabinets, high end stainless steel appliances, a built in wine cooler with storage for 20 bottles, under cabinet lighting, an electric range and oven, and a large island topped with a white Calacatta marble slab bar that seats two.
The dining table and benches are made from reclaimed Indonesian teak wood with seating for 10. The highlight of the living area is the glass enclosed gas fireplace. There is ample seating on the brompton cocoa leather sofa and club chairs. The 60 inch flat screen can be seen from all areas of the great room so you won't miss a play during the big game. There is an in wall home theater system with an Ipod dock. The vaulted floor to ceiling windows soar to 30 feet high and automatically lead the eyes out to the picturesque pine tree valley and mountain views. This is the perfect place for entertaining, shooting a game of pool, and relaxing after a long day of skiing next to the gas fireplace. This area is surrounded by a large slate deck that would be perfect for an afternoon BBQ.
An elegant custom floating alder wood and glass staircase beneath angled skylights leads from the living area to the master suite. This is truly a retreat with a master spa like bath with his and her vanities, Italian travertine walls and floors, a walk in multi head steam shower and granite bench, heated floors and towel racks, Toto washlet, 20 foot high vaulted ceilings and windows, queen sleigh bed, and full pine tree views. The other two bedrooms are down stairs. The first has a queen sleigh bed. The second bedroom has two twin sleigh beds. There is a bathroom next to the lower bedrooms with a dual head shower and soaking tub, glass blocks, linen closet, dual vanities, heated floors and towel racks, and Italian ceramic walls and floors. The washer and dryer are on this level as well.
There is a spacious light filled loft above the living room. This part of the home is perfect as a second living area for the kids or as a private retreat for the in laws. The leather sofa in the living room can also be converted into a queen sized bed. An inflatable aero mattress is also supplied to all of our guests.
The home is adorned through out with custom artwork and furniture of which many pieces are designed by members of our family.
On the back side of the property a jetted hot tub awaits sunken into it's own private deck. This is a great place to lounge around, soak, and enjoy time with friends and family.
We designed this Chalet to take full advantage of the natural light and Heavenly Valley mountain views, and hope you enjoy the stunning combination of natural materials and exquisite product selections that truly set our dream home apart.
-- 10 minute walk from the Village at Heavenly Valley with ice rink, restaurants, movie theaters, galleries, shops, and direct access to the ski lifts.
-- Unique custom home
-- Fenced in
-- 43 custom designed windows and skylights
-- Vaulted ceilings with 25 foot tall front windows
-- The one and only floating staircase in all of South Lake Tahoe
-- Custom furniture and artwork
-- Rustic modern design
-- Double vanities in all bathrooms
-- Underfloor heating in bathrooms
-- 8 foot slate Brunswick pool table
-- Wine cooler
-- Ceiling fan
-- Dining table seats minimum 10 people
-- Slate entrance warming room
-- Queen sleigh bed in large master
-- Steam shower with bench
-- Heated towel racks
-- Toto washlet
-- Free high speed Internet and Gigabit wifi
-- Glass front gas fireplace
-- 60" plasma TV with HD cable
-- In wall speaker and entertainment system with iPod dock
-- Washer and dryer
-- Built in stacked stone outdoor gas barbecue grill
-- 1000 feet of outdoor patio and deck areas with hammock
-- Sunken outdoor hot tub
-- Ski in access for advanced skiers
Sleeping Configurations-- All 3+ bedrooms offer high-end sheets, linens and towels
Bedroom #1 Upstairs Master: 1 Queen
Bedroom #2 Downstairs: 1 Queen
Bedroom #3 Downstairs : 2 Twin
Loft #4: 1 Queen / 2 Twin Convertible Bed(s)
Living Room #5: 1 Queen Convertible BedTripAdvisor property ID 3480264...Read more
-- 10 minute walk from the Village at Heavenly Valley with ice rink, restaurants, movie theatres, galleries, shops, and direct access to the ski lifts.
-- Heavenly Valley open meadow and pine forest views, perfect place for a toboggan ride in winter
-- Private parking for up to 2 vehicles on the property.
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Lake nearby, Mountain nearby
Left on 09/06/2012 for a stay in August 2012 | CarrieReviewed Sep 6, 2012Stayed Aug 2012
This house was everything we expected and more. The exterior and interior of the house is gorgeous and it made our Tahoe trip fabulous. We loved the glass railings and the clean spacious look it added to the house.
The bathrooms in this house are amazing. I loved the rainshower head and full wallshower set in the downstairs bathroom. The combo is blissfully perfect after a day of outdoors sports in Tahoe.
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