HUGE PRICE REDUCTION!! The ultimate mountain retreat, this nearly 4200 sq ft south-facing, custom built home is set back off the road on 2.5 very walk-able and useable acres offering privacy, tranquility and seclusion. The home overlooks a lush meadow with towering pines and is surrounded by an incredible perennial garden oasis that is completely fenced. Your secret garden sanctuary includes a courtyard with rock waterfall, pergola, trellises, ponds, grassy areas, herb garden, spacious patios and flagstone pathways that meander through botanical gardens bursting with color. A sunny two-story atrium with rock waterfall greets you at the entry - perfect serenity room. The main level is open and expansive with soaring vaulted ceilings and exposed wood beams and ceiling. The great room includes a warm wood burning fireplace seamlessly joins the kitchen that has an island, eating area and newer stainless steel appliances and gas stove. A large wraparound deck is accessed off the kitchen and overlooks the gardens & meadow below – perfect for relaxing or entertaining. The main level also includes a spacious vaulted master bedroom with adjoining den/office/nursery and a beautifully appointed full bath with large soaking tub & roomy shower. The upper loft/2nd bedroom is bright and spacious with vaulted wood ceiling and gorgeous newly remodeled ¾ bathroom. The lower level features a large family room, 3rd walkout bedroom, half bath and a huge bonus walkout flex room that can be used as a studio, gym or hobby area. There’s also a lovely wash room that houses the washer, dryer, additional pantry storage & desk area. Outbuildings include a shed, an attached workshop with power and concrete floor, and an attached garden shed. The home has been lovingly cared for and is in pristine condition with newer roof shingles, gutters, windows & skylights. New interior paint and recent exterior staining. Paved, county-maintained roads provides easy access from Hwy 285.