Custom designed to showcase the magnificent Oregon Coast Range views offered by its premium vantage point, this luxurious lodge-style home is a peaceful and private haven in one of Portland's most desirable communities. Located on one of the most beautiful view lots in Northwest Heights and bordered by over 20 acres of environmental conservation zone the property is beautifully secluded while minutes from downtown Portland.
Built in 2006 after a painstaking search for the best lot in the area and a deeply thoughtful design process, this home is at once beautiful with artful touches throughout and highly usable with open spaces and welcoming amenities. With an overarching goal to make every room easily and regularly lived in, this home has a modern lodge style with tall ceilings and large windows that frame the incredible views stretching to the Coast Range.
Spanning three stories, this elevator-ready home features an open concept main floor. Aside from the home office and a cozy, bookcase-lined study - complete with rolling library ladder - just off the foyer, the main floor is an open and welcoming space with a broad wall of windows showcasing the view. A ceiling-height stone fireplace provides the living room a rustic focal point and comfortable gathering spot for friends and family. Between the living area and kitchen is a dining space that is beautifully suited to both formal and informal meals depending on the occasion. The kitchen's central island has a rounded breakfast bar making it a perfect spot for meals as well as buffet serving for entertaining. Featuring a six-burner Dacor cooktop with downdraft vent, two Asko dishwashers, Viking refrigerator, drawer microwave and wine cooler, this kitchen is beautifully designed for ease of preparing and cooking as well as cleanup.
The upstairs deck is easily accessed from the kitchen area and includes gas jets for outdoor heaters. The ideal spot for entertaining, this expansive deck is THE premium spot for sunsets with its view to the west. Built with a waterproof membrane, the upper deck serves as a roof for the ground floor patio below making it perfect for all-weather entertaining and enjoying the sunken hot tub. Just off the patio is a grass lawn bordered by pear and peach trees, blueberry bushes, kiwi vines and a hearty rosemary hedge.
Upstairs, the master suite showcases a view that will never grow old. With the ever-changing weather and seasons, no two mornings are alike. Rain or shine the beauty of Oregon never ceases to be awe inspiring and waking up to this view ensures a positive start to the day. This luxurious space includes a deluxe en suite bath with an epic walk-through shower with pebble floor and a deep soaking tub with air jets. Heated floors and a heated towel rack ensure that the space is always comfortable.
Just down the hall is a guest room with an ensuite bath and two additional bedrooms that share a jack-and-jill bath. The upstairs laundry room includes a sink with instant hot water dispenser and a refrigerator for convenient coffee-making and drink storage. A second laundry room is located downstairs in the mud room just off the garage.
On the ground floor is an exercise room with full bath that could easily be converted to guest quarters with the simple addition of closet rod and doors. Also downstairs is a fantastic media room with wet bar. The deluxe seating can accommodate six people and is perfect for watching movies or playing games on the 100 screen with HD projector.
This beautifully planned and designed home is on one of the most incredible view locations in Northwest Heights. Just 30 minutes from Portland International Airport and 10 minutes from downtown Portland with easy access to OR-217 and US-26, this location is ideal for commuting. Providence St. Vincent Medical Center and Forest Park, one of the largest urban forests in the United States with trails for running and hiking are a 7 minute drive and the shopping, entertainment and dining of Northwest Portland's 23rd Ave is a quick 10 minutes away. This location and these views in this enviable neighborhood are a rare combination that won't be available for long.