3054 Old Darby Rd.,
Darby, Montana, 59829
Majestic and Mesmerizing Montana Dream Home with a Fully Stocked, Private Lake! This Beautiful 3608 Sq. Ft. Swedish Cope Rocky Mountain Log home is single level and sits on over 20 Acres. Live your dream and lose your breath as you behold enthralling views from your covered front porch, as the light reflects off the water from the lake whilst the sun sets over the Bitterroot Mountains. As you drive through your custom Pacific Fur and Metal front gate, you are welcomed home to the ranch with a long-paved winding road and meticulously updated landscaping. The full breadth of the property emanates wild and rustic charm, including a unique jack leg fence and gorgeous vernacular architectural details.
Entertain guests outdoors, or enjoy your lake from the newly added covered patio with exposed, rough-cut beams. For added flavor and history, many of the oldest Montana brands have been burned into the log ends, for your viewing and conversational pleasure. The avid outdoorsman will truly enjoy basking in the beauty of the visiting elk, deer, osprey, eagles and all the abundant wildlife that Montana has to offer. Additionally, the glistening lake is stocked with three generations of rainbow trout and an aerator system for a healthy ecosystem. Enjoy fishing mere steps from your front door or watch the many birds of prey, fly, fight or hunt, right from your private Montana Paradise.
Once inside, you discover soaring vaulted ceilings, one-of-a-kind moose antler chandelier, rough sawn wood floors, tons of natural light, wood ceiling beams, and a two-sided propane burning stone fireplace. The organically flowing floorplan includes an expansive living room with intoxicating mountain views through 20' tall picture windows and a built-in wet bar. Whipping up delicious meals is a breeze in the fully equipped kitchen featuring ample wood cabinetry, granite countertops, center island with a Wolf large French 4 burner gas range, vent hood, double convection ovens, pantry, wine fridge and an adjoining dining room with a rustic light fixture. The kitchen boasts new cabinet hardware, stainless steel dual convection ovens, dishwasher, and refrigerator. The new granite counter tops have a leathered finish which requires less maintenance and the rough edge at the breakfast bar was hand cut to match the veins of the granite.
After a long day, the master bedroom is a blissful retreat, which has a deep walk-in closet, vaulted ceilings, and an attached en-suite with new waterfall LED faucets, dual sinks and a stone enclosed shower with a glass door. On the opposite side of the home from the Master Suite, two of your guest rooms attach to the second living room which provides guests their own private space.
Additional Features include; Water Rights, fully sealed and coated logs, underground sprinklers w/ improved pump system, Private Office Space, heated detached 3 car garage with hot water and lots of storage, enclosed fishbarn/utility shack, heated shop with utility sink, haybarn with ample second level storage, updated radiant floor boiler 99% efficient, newly updated bathrooms, new LED faucets, new deer antlers added to the front, and much more.
The location provides close proximity to all that the Montana Outdoors has to offer; Blue Ribbon River Fishing, River Rafting, Mountain Hiking, Horse Back Riding, and Lost Trail Ski Mountain. With tons to offer, this is truly, your Montana dream home. Call now for your private and exclusive tour!