A Mine Shaft
United States / Colorado / Breckenridge
Welcome to A Mine Shaft, a spectacular six-bedroom custom-built mountain home centered around a unique mining theme and situated at the base of Peak 8 in Breckenridge.
A Mine Shaft is ranked amongst the most impressive homes in Breckenridge as a 2013 Parade of Homes winner, and thoughtfully crafted with vintage materials. No expense has been spared to provide the highest level of comfort, quality, and luxury. Guests will enjoy the lavish amenities including a professional-grade gourmet kitchen, theatre room, elevator, and private outdoor hot tub.
The unique architecture and tasteful design of A Mine Shaft will pique the interest of the most discerning traveler. Enter through the front door and into a large foyer offering plenty of storage space for coats & shoes, flagstone floors, powder bath, and adjacent mudroom with additional storage and garage access. Through the foyer, you’ll discover the spacious, open-concept Main Level combining the kitchen, great room, and dining area with expansive mountain views as the backdrop. High-end tech features include Savant Surround Sound System and Lutron lighting for entertainment and dynamic lighting needs.
The magnificent gourmet kitchen will delight chefs of all levels and features professional-grade appliances and all the tools needed to create unforgettable meals. The island bar offers seating for 4 on comfortable leather bar stools. There is no shortage of space to store provisions in 2 refrigerators, 1 large freezer, and a butler’s pantry. Additionally, there are 2 sinks and 2 dishwashers available. The adjacent breakfast nook offers seating for 6 and a TV. A BBQ gas grill is conveniently located on the small deck off of the kitchen.
The “Mine Shaft” centerpiece of the home is situated in the great room above the gas fireplace and is a stunning representation of an old copper mine. Above the copper mine shaft are beautiful skylights allowing for wonderful natural light all day long. The adjacent dining area offers seating for 10 at the large table, custom made in Patagonia. The deck off of the great room offers views of Baldy Mountain and outdoor lounge furniture in the summer months.
The lower level offers endless entertainment options and plenty of space for everyone to spread out. A beautiful bar complete with full-size refrigerator, convection microwave, sink, and dishwasher will be a popular gathering spot – and an ideal place to watch over the friendly competition at the billiards table.
Or retreat to the nearby den with a gas fireplace, large TV, and cozy seating. Beyond that, you’ll discover a ping pong table, Super Chex Hockey game, and the ultimate theatre room complete with 12 recliners, cork flooring, and specialty acoustics for optimal sound quality. In the corner of the theatre room is a faux mining tunnel crafted with nails from the Breck Flume. The stone patio and private outdoor hot tub are accessible through the lower-level den.
The Ski Room, also situated on the lower level, with 15 lockers and boot warmers for 28 pairs of boots is a perfect place to gear up for an exciting day of exploring the Ski Resort. An exterior door leads out the lower level with easy access to the Peak 8 lifts by way of private skiway easement exclusive to the neighborhood. A washer/dryer is conveniently located in the Ski Room as is a bathroom with a large walk-in shower. An additional washer/dryer is located on the main level.
The 6 bedrooms are spread out among the 3 levels. The primary bedroom suite is situated on the upper level and features a king bed, sitting area with gas fireplace, TV, and private ensuite bath with dual sinks, copper hydro tub, and separate walk-in steam shower with large rock bench. Three additional bedrooms are located on the upper level – all with queen beds and private ensuite bathrooms. You’ll also find a cozy den with a queen sleeper sofa and TV and one of two laundry rooms on this level.
The main level is home to a secondary bedroom suite located just off the dining area. This bedroom suite features a king bed, TV and private ensuite bath with a dual sink vanity, soaking tub, and separate walk-in rain shower.
The children of the group will be thrilled to retreat to the Bunk Room situated on the Lower Level. This bedroom can sleep up to 8 in four queen beds set up as bunks, each with a reading light. The bunk’s ensuite bath features a dual sink vanity and large walk-in shower.
A Mine Shaft is conveniently located exceptionally close to the Peak 8 SuperChairs. Ski or walk out of the home on a skiway exclusive to the neighborhood and in minutes you are at the Colorado SuperChair, Rocky Mountain SuperChair and Claimjumper Trail. Located on a cul-de-sac with 3 other homes on a circle road. Four Wheel Drive is required to access A Mine Shaft in the Winter months. Three bay heated garage with parking for 6 cars in winter months / 8 in summer months.
A Mine Shaft is more than a vacation home and we invite you to experience the unique craftsmanship and superior accommodations – it will be a vacation you won’t soon forget!
A Mine Shaft is next door to The Bear's Den (8 bedrooms). Larger groups such as corporate retreats or family reunions can reserve both homes!
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6 Bedrooms, 7.5 Bathrooms
Sleeps 18 Guests
6625 Interior Square Ft.
Private outdoor hot tub
Two laundry rooms with washers and dryers
Ski room with 15 lockers and boot warmers
Sound-proof theater room with 12 recliners
Professional-grade gourmet kitchen
Breakfast nook with TV
Al fresco dining
Outdoor lounge furniture
Full wet bar
Three bay heated garage with parking for 6 in winter and 8 in summer
Gas BBQ grill
Ping pong table
Surround sound system
Bedroom DetailsBedroom One (upper level): King-size bed, en-suite bathroom with a walk-in steam shower, copper hydro tub, and double vanity, flat-screen TV, sitting area, ceiling fan, gas fireplace, forest view
Bedroom Two (upper level): Queen-size bed, en-suite bathroom with tub, flat-screen TV, forest view
Bedroom Three (main level): King-size bed, en-suite bathroom with walk-in rain shower, soaking tub, and double vanity, flat-screen TV, forest view
Bedroom Four (lower level): Two sets of queen over queen bunk beds, reading lights, en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower and double vanity
Bedroom Five (upper level): Queen-size bed, en-suite bathroom, flat-screen TV, ceiling fan
Bedroom Six (upper level): Queen-size bed, en-suite bathroom with rain shower, flat-screen TV
Note: there is a queen-size sleeper sofa in the upper level den
Pool DetailsPrivate outdoor hot tub
A Mine Shaft is conveniently located exceptionally close to the Peak 8 SuperChairs. Ski or walk out of the home on a skiway exclusive to the neighborhood and in minutes you are at the Colorado SuperChair, Rocky Mountain SuperChair and Claimjumper Trail. Located on a cul-de-sac with three other homes on a circle road.
Villa NotesFour Wheel Drive is required to access A Mine Shaft in the Winter months.
A Mine Shaft is next door to The Bear's Den (8 bedrooms). Larger groups such as corporate retreats or family reunions can reserve both homes.
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January 01, 2022 - December 31, 2024
Rates are available upon request
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Security Deposit DetailsAll reservations require $199 accidental damage coverage. This is a non-refundable charge that covers guests for up to $10,000 worth of coverage.
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