Elegant Mountain Home in Circle C Ranch, Idaho
Property Types: Home, Recreational
Activities & Amenities
- Attached Garage
Secluded and elegant mountain home surrounded by gorgeous mountain ranges and tucked away in the private gated community of Circle C Ranch in New Meadows, Idaho. This luxurious home would be ideal as a full-time residence, vacation home, or a great escape for the outdoor enthusiast. Avid outdoor enthusiasts will love the superb location, which is central to some of Central Idaho’s best recreation and offers year-round outdoor recreation right at their fingertips.
The spacious and inviting home has 3,536 square feet of finished living space, enhanced with custom detailing throughout and design aspects that bring a taste of the outdoors inside. These natural characteristics include the rough sawn Douglas Fir Beams and the tongue and groove ceilings comprised of red fir, cedar, and pine. The interior is bright because of the abundant windows which showcase the gorgeous and secluded 5.49 wooded acres that the home sits on.
The main living area features an open layout, which is perfect for entertaining and consists of the great room, dining room, formal dining room, and eat-in kitchen. One of the main focal points of the home is the stunning gourmet kitchen which boasts granite countertops, a kitchen island, ample storage, and an amazing walk-in pantry. The center kitchen island includes a breakfast bar, perfect for informal dining.
Situated in front of the kitchen is the sizable informal dining room, which displays picturesque views and can accommodate a large number of guests. To the left of the kitchen is an open area that could be used as an office, a formal dining, or a formal sitting area. This room opens to a large covered deck, one of two located on the main floor.
The kitchen also is adjacent to the impressive great room which showcases vaulted ceilings and is surrounded on all sides by gorgeous windows. Another beautiful feature of the great room is the rustic and timeless wood stove and the sliding glass door which opens to the second covered deck. On the main floor, you will also find two large guest bedrooms, both carpeted, and an impressive guest bathroom with tile countertops and ample storage space.
The upper level includes a master bedroom suite with its own private deck. The elegant master features vaulted ceilings and an en-suite bathroom with decorative tile, double shower heads, and a jetted soaker tub.
The fully finished basement contains a half bathroom and a large carpeted bonus room which opens out to a paver walkway leading to the yard and provides access to the garage. The attached 2 car garage provides ample storage space for vehicles, equipment, or recreational toys. Adding to the appeal of the home and attached to the garage, is a shop with built-in storage and built-in counters for workspace.
This expansive 5.49-acre property that the home sits on is just as impressive as its interior. The grounds feature extensive mature pine trees, making you feel like you’re right in the heart of the woods. The acreage has space and potential for other amenities as well. The gorgeous views of the forest and the mountains are available from all over the grounds as well as from multiple rooms from within the house.
Circle C Ranch has easy access off of Highway 55 and is approximately 9 miles north of New Meadows, Idaho. New Meadows is located along the Payette River Scenic Byway where State Highway 55 and US Highway 95 converge. Its central location and access to a plethora of year round recreational activities makes New Meadows a popular destination for travelers. This could be one of the reasons this charming community is known as the heartland of Idaho. Residents partake in local annual events such as Meadows Valley Days, the Adams County Fair and the Leroy Matthews Memorial Softball Tournament. Locals and visitors also enjoy swimming at Zims Hot Springs or golfing at Meadow Creek Golf Resort.
Pastimes such as river rafting, kayaking, fishing, boating, jet skiing, camping, hiking, skiing or soaking in the one of the area’s natural hot springs are just a way of life here. In fact, within 30 minutes in all directions from Circle C Ranch, are some of the best outdoor adventures available in Idaho. To the north is Riggins, Idaho, known for its excellent Steelhead and Salmon fishing. Riggins is also the gateway to the scenic Hells Canyon Recreation Area. To the southwest is Lost Valley Reservoir and the Weiser River Trail. Finally, to the southeast is the resort town of McCall, Idaho which sits along the banks of Payette Lake. McCall is a weekend escape for many residents from the Boise metro area. The area is home to Brundage Mountain, the Little Ski Hill and the Tamarack Resort thus making it known for its winter recreation. Popular winter sports include Nordic skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing and snowboarding. One of McCall’s most vibrant events is the annual Winter Carnival held every January which exhibits intricate snow sculptures throughout the community. Spectacular mountain scenery and lake views can be appreciated from downtown McCall but for a more intimate and unspoiled view, many like to visit Ponderosa State Park. This public park is just on the northern outskirts of town and offers hiking trails, camping sites and beaches along the Payette Lake. In the summer, there is an annual Huckleberry Festival held in Donnelly, Idaho. During the festival, the Tamarack Resort hosts a two-day outdoor music festival known as the Huckleberry Jam.