8522 Lookfar, Bozeman Montana
5 bedrooms | 4 baths | 3 car garage | shop
5,597 sq ft | 1.538 acre lot
Offered at $899,900
*Shown by appointment only.
Nestled against the base of the Bridger Mountains, this custom timber frame home on over an acre, is situated less than 5 miles from downtown Bozeman. Soaring ceilings and a wall of windows create warm, light-filled spaces and serve to frame the panoramic south-western views of distant mountain ranges. Family and friends can gather near the two story fireplace in the living room, or the open entertaining kitchen which features a gas cooktop, Stainless refrigerator & double wall ovens, a pantry, casual dining area and formal dining room. The main level master suite is a true retreat with corner windows and a luxury tile master bath. Upstairs, an open balcony leads to three large bedrooms, a full bath and a secret, hidden playroom behind the bookshelves. The walkout basement boasts a theatre, game room, wet bar, sauna, office, craft area, lockable storage room, and guest bedroom with a luxury guest bath. Enjoy sunsets from the deck, patio, or fire pit area complete w/ outdoor pizza oven!
Bridger Canyon is a critical component of wildlife conservation in southwest Montana. This property lies at the northern reaches of core wildlife habitat within the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, and forms a linkage to a major wildlife corridor that connects the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem to the Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem. Elk in particular are frequently spotted on this property all seasons, but especially during the winter as they make untouchable area their home.
The open entry leads to an open living room where exposed timbers, a wall of windows and a commanding stone fireplace anchor the home. The warm kitchen, with alder cabinets and double edge granite countertops, is equipped with stainless appliances including an oversize refrigerator, double wall convection ovens & gas cooktop. Double islands offer additional prep and seating.
Step into the luxurious master suite for sweeping views, a master bath retreat with dual vanities and his/her walk-in closets that access the large laundry room.
The fully finished walk-out basement has an open game room and bar, theatre room, home gym, and fully enclosed 1000+ sf shop with a separate lower level driveway and garage door entrance. View wildlife from the deck or patio, and don’t miss the custom treehouse.
Bozeman’s schools are just one of the many reasons families choose to live here. The Bozeman School System has several top rated schools, both public schools and private schools. The Bozeman public school system is divided into individual School Districts. Bozeman School District zones are subject to change. Please contact our Bozeman Real Estate Agents to learn more about Bozeman Schools and Bozeman School Districts.
*There are also several Bozeman Private Schools available.
Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding
Living at 2803 Bridger Hills offers convenient access to excellent skiing. Bridger Bowl is less than 15 minutes away. Considered Bozeman’s “hometown ski area” Bridger Bowl is one of only 4 non-profit ski areas in the United States. It provides affordable skiing, great terrain, and outstanding snowfall. Learn More about Bridger Bowl Ski Area.
2803 Bridger Hills is also less than 15 minutes to Crosscut Mountain Sports Center. Crosscut Mountain Sports Center combines the 259-acre Crosscut Ranch and 276-acre Bohart Ranch properties into one world class nordic ski venue. Crosscut Mountain Sports Center’s trail system, lodge, and venue are designed to accommodate a wide range of outdoor enthusiasts – from hikers and mountain bikers to skiing families seeking groomed cross country ski trails and backcountry access. Learn More about Crosscut Mountain Sports Center.
Conservation and Public Land
In addition to the 44,800 acres(70 square miles) of protected land that Bridger Canyon offers, this property is located in Gallatin County. Gallatin County is unique in that almost 50% of the 1.6 million acres is public land. Gallatin Country borders the northern edge of the 2.2 million acres of Yellowstone National Park, forming the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem which is the largest area of protected land in the lower 48 states. The Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem is one of the last remaining large, nearly intact ecosystems in the northern temperate zone of the Earth. The Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE) is one of the world’s foremost natural laboratories in landscape ecology and Holocene geology, and is a world-renowned recreational destination. It is also home to the diverse native plants and animals of Yellowstone. Learn more about Bozeman Public Land.
- SQ FT
- BR | BA
5 | 3.5
- Type:Single Family
- MLS #:322125
- Property Area:2N – Boz Area N of I90/City
- Subdivision:Grandview Heights
- Year Built:2003
- Square Feet:5597
- Appliances:Dual Wall Oven,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Home Theater Equipment,Microwave,Refrigerator,Washer
- Heating/Cooling:Forced Air,Propane,Stove,Wood Ceiling Fans
- Patio/Deck:Covered Patio,Covered Porch,Deck
- View:Mountains,Rural,Southern Exposure,Valley
- Amenities/Safety Features:Smoke/Heat Detector
- Main Level:Master Bedroom,1 Half Bath,1 Full Bath,Dining Area,Dining Room,Fireplace/Stove,Garage,Kitchen,Laundry Room,Living Room
- Upper Level:3 Bedrooms,1 Full Bath,Extra Room
- Basement:1 Bedroom,1 Full Bath,Den/Office,Extra Room,Family Room,Fireplace/Stove,Full Walk-Out – Finished
- Utility Services:Cable,Private Well,Septic,Telephone
- Listing Date:2018-07-09
- Listing Agent:Christy Delger of PureWest Christie’s – Bozeman
Bozeman is a very well serviced airport with many direct flights to major hubs daily. Although you’ll feel like you’re getting away from it all, you can still stay well connected to major cities across the United States. Learn More about the Bozeman Airport.