Perched high on the top of a hill and showcasing awe-inspiring valley views is this show-stopping 20.31-acre parked-out property that also borders 640 acres of state land. Affectionately known as 'Running Whitetail Lodge', this one-of-a-kind residence is simply breathtaking and truly must be seen to be believed. The end-of-the-trail location and long driveway build anticipation as you approach this sensational home that exudes exclusivity, luxury and elegance around every turn. Whether you're on the hunt for an idyllic full-time residence, a bed and breakfast property or a short-term accommodation rental, 420 Buffalo Trail is sure to tick all the boxes. See Supplement for more information. Inside, the 4,000 sq. ft. layout is light-filled, grand and inviting with generous living spaces that invite you to kick back and relax. There are five bedrooms and four bathrooms including your decadent owner's suite where you can retire after another day spent in paradise and a second suite, with both suites located on the main level.
Oversized windows and glass doors draw in natural light and allow the mesmerizing views to be on show from every room in the house. You can gather with loved ones in the living room, enjoy a delicious meal in the dining room or cook up a storm in the gourmet kitchen. Here, the eager chef will adore the stone countertops and center island plus there's an abundance of cabinetry, a good-size pantry, high-end fixtures and top-of-the-line appliances.
Extending the floor plan even further is the walk-out basement
complete with a game room and a theater room with wet bar promising endless hours of fun. Outside, the expansive deck and patio area are the ideal places to soak up the sunshine and admire the glorious sunrise and sunset views or even spy the abundance of local wildlife, including majestic elk, that also call this property home.
The long list of extra features is extensive and includes an attached oversized two-car garage, ample storage throughout, tall vaulted ceilings and high-quality ICF walls for energy efficiency and disaster resilience. There's even a fire pit area and a separate 2,000 sq. ft. (40'x50') pole barn shop providing storage space for all your toys. Additionally, the driveway has an electronic gate, partial smooth wire and welded wire fencing, security system and cameras and a whole house Generac generator.
Flathead Lake and Somers Bay boat launch are both located just at the bottom of the hill and the property borders state land for added privacy. No covenants, HOA or zoning means the sky truly is the limit for Running Whitetail Lodge.