Vail, Colorado

Bedrooms 5

Bathrooms 6

Sq Ft 5,467


SOLD 07/14/2020 FOR ASKING PRICE $11,950,000


Located on what was originally several coveted single family home sites around the bend from Vail Village is a remarkable family compound known as 1119 & 1067 Ptarmigan. 1119 was the primary house and 1067 was the pool house for many years.  With unsurpassed views of the Gore Range, the extravagant outdoor living area surrounded by lush landscaping also includes a jacuzzi, fire pit, lush landscaping and heated flagstone patio. The owners have graciously entertained for charity events and private parties of over 100 guests. To add to the value and privacy, the owners purchased and donated 4.25  acres south of the estate to the Town of Vail to ensure the estate’s pristine beauty.  

1067 was sold separately previously.  1119 Ptarmigan features stunning cathedral ceilings with hand-hewn trusses and beams framed with the refined finishes of plaster, stone, marble & granite, found in only the finest residences in ski country.  But what demands to be the main focal point is the majestic Gore Range views seen through floor-to-ceiling windows when you walk into the great room. 

A dramatic stone fireplace and two warm seating areas set the perfect mood.  The elegant dining room is embellished with a spectacular Fortuny Chandelier in the intimate gathering space. An adjacent wine cellar enhances the romantic ambiance.  The gourmet kitchen and seating area open to the outdoor living.  From the master suite, relish in the panoramic views from the double doors overlooking the 4th fairway on the Vail Golf Course or relax in privacy in the cozy fireplace sitting area.  The master bath includes a free standing soaking tub and an incredible two-story, slate-and-glass tower with a skylight above to capture the Colorado bluebird skies or midnight stars. The estate is comprised of five-bedrooms making it a true family retreat in Vail, a world-class skiing resort brimming with an abundance of year-round entertainment. 1119 Ptarmigan is one of the most iconic and prestigious homes in the Vail Valley and is just a short stroll to Golden Peak in Vail Village.

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About the Area

The Town of Vail is surrounded by the White River National Forest and Vail Ski Resort:  home to world class skiing, biking, hiking, fishing, golfing, shopping, and dining.  The town of Vail has a total area of 4.5 square miles with the Gore Creek flowing through the center of town.  Elevation average is around 8,150 feet above sea level and visible from the top of Vail Mountain is the world famous “Mount of the Holy Cross”. Nestled among the stunning mountains, meandering rivers and streams, lush forests, and aspen fields, Vail always feels intimate with splendid alpine villages and friendly people.  Modeled on European ski towns, many of which are car-free, the town is partially pedestrianized. The Town of Vail operates the largest free shuttle bus system in the United States and has one hybrid-electric bus.  With an incredibly well developed culinary center and a variety of restaurants, Vail is also developing a cultural center, with various art and music venues active throughout the summer.  Ford Amphitheater hosts several key events throughout the summer:

Hot Summer Night Free Concert Series

Bravo! Vail

Vail Dance Festival

Vail golf course presents golfers with a unique 18-hole, par 71 experience that is open to the public. When snow blankets the Vail Golf Club, it becomes the full-service Vail Nordic Center. Glide along 17 kilometers of daily-groomed skate and classic track, or snowshoe on 10 kilometers of scenic trails. For a new experience, check out our 13K of fat bike trails and fat bike rentals!

The close proximity to I-70 makes it an easy jaunt to Denver International Airport and the Greater Denver area to take in shopping, professional sporting events and other cultural events offered by the Front Range area.  And the Vail Jet Center is just 31 miles west and offers flights to and from many cities making Vail one of the most accessible mountain getaways with high level cultural events throughout the year. 


This was taken before 1067 Ptarmigan was separated off and sold individually. The patio was segmented off and the pool has been removed.