Open Concept Country Home
The Colfax ranch creates the country life style that is a major step in starting a country home. Country living is many things to many people. Country living can be living in the country or a decorating choice. It can be a life style or an image. Country living can be self-sufficient living, gardening of all types and/or animals of all types. It can mean big families, multigenerational families and unique family groups.
Country living typically is casual and cozy. Country home decorating is all about comfort. Country decor prompts a feeling of nostalgia for simpler days, making it an uncomplicated, relaxing design choice. Warm wood tones create that back to nature country home feel.
Family Live Areas
The open concept living area is great for family togetherness. Windows surround the living area with light and a panoramic view of the property. The home creates a vista to see the horses running in the pastures and the local wildlife in their natural environment. The family room has a 20 foot vaulted ceiling. The dining room opens onto the view of the prominent Concord grape vines on one side and ranch panorama on the other.
The first floor bathroom with its free standing claw foot tub and brass look fixtures is a nostalgia detail that crafts a distinctive country air. The loft with its balustrade and pitched wood ceiling creates a magical setting. The Colfax ranch makes a country home with style, panoramic views, warm wood tones, tradition craftsmanship and family focus design.
The Colfax ranch country home starts with warm oak wood flooring. The open beam and tongue and groove ceiling is a beautiful and rich enhancement. The Granite counter-top and island adds another touch of nature in the home. The window over the sink looks out onto a view of a 130 year old grape vine and landscape. The wood widow has a detail of easy crank in and out to let the fresh country air in.
The all stainless appliances add a clean look and feel to the country kitchen. The gas stove and open concept kitchen create a first class cooking experience. The quality oak cabinets with display glass fronts enhances the style of the country home. The easy close drawers and special cabinets are the details that enrich the country home. The kitchen sky light fills the room with natural sun light. Country kitchens are the heart of a country home.
The generous master suite is on the first floor with a separate exit. There is a large lighted walk-in closet and a built in ironing board. The master bath has a double sink with 9 feet of counter top space. The large heated jetted spa tub creates its own oasis. The large shower stall can hold two comfortably.
The two bedrooms on the second floor have wonderful characteristics. The dormer ceiling bedrooms are like living in a fairytale. The view from the second floor bedrooms is captivating. Nature is on display like a private masterpiece painting. One bedroom has a private sink. The second floor bathroom is quaint in design and shape.
One hall mark of country living is time at home. The large bonus room increases the ways to spend that time. It can be an entertainment center, gym, recreation room, exercise area, meeting hall, school room, party room, dance studio, craft center, game & card room, and many more options. It has a mini system for heat and air which is a great energy saver.
A time saver is the central vacuum system. Another time saver and just cool is the laundry shoot on the second floor. It delivers the clothes to the first floor laundry room. The laundry room has built in cabinets to help organize this important aspect of life. There is also a basement office or extra bedroom with built in cabinets. This room also has an outside private entrance. The large three car garage has room to park and a work area.
The front porch is a joy to look at but it makes for great outdoor living with its view of the barn and pastures. The back patio area under the 130 year old grape vines is a unique area to enjoy some private time out side. There is also a large dog run area. This country home is part of the country experience.