Sweetwater Creek Home - Newcastle, Wyoming46 acres - $550,000
Picturesque 46 acre retreat in northeastern Wyoming with live water! This awesome setting in the western Black Hills has direct access to State Land and Sweetwater Creek meanders through the property with a beautiful home tucked in the forest above the creek. This property could be enjoyed as a retreat or an exclusive year round residence.
Situated at the end of the drive with incredible privacy, the home is well away from the public eye. The covered entrance with log railing and ornate door with glass accents invites you inside to a welcoming entry way with heated floor. From the moment you enter the home, the grandeur of the great room and the incredible custom amenities will wow you. With soaring open beam ceilings, a cozy wood burning fireplace, loft, airy spacious rooms, wood accents, unique built-in shelving units for creative decorating, lots of natural light, and large windows offering woodland views, you are greeted with the warmth and relaxing atmosphere of a western lodge.
This comfortable three bedroom, two bath home has 2,800 square feet designed with social gatherings and holidays in mind. Many extras including the structural integrated panel construction of the home with good insulation factor, in-floor radiant heat, eight foot tall doors, a passive solar design, log siding, architectural shingles, top of the line triple pane Pella windows and Stainmaster carpet.
The focal point of the great room is the corner fireplace made with natural cast stone. A wall of windows opposite the fireplace has glass doors leading to the covered porch which offers eastward views toward the creek area and the heavily forested hills. The wood for the high ceiling is tongue-in-groove pine made from timber harvested and milled in the Black Hills.
The roomy kitchen has Knotty Alder cabinets, Corinthian solid surface counter tops, engineered wood floor, stainless steel appliances including a French-door refrigerator with bottom freezer, several decorative glass cabinet doors, appliance garage, large center island, ample counter and cupboard space. A sunny nook adjacent the kitchen offers a wonderful dining area. Also adjacent to the kitchen is a screened-in three season sun porch which makes a nice spot to enjoy summer evenings.
The master retreat has a sunlit sitting area where you can relax with a good book or watch the wildlife. It has a door to the adjacent covered porch. The spacious master bath features two individual spaces with separate sinks, old-fashioned claw foot tub, and ceramic tile shower. The walk-in closet has an adjustable closet organizer.
Other main level rooms include a private guest bedroom, full bath, and the laundry room with a door to the garage. At the top of the stairs, the loft area which is set up for a peaceful office space, overlooks the kitchen and great room. From the loft a door leads to the second story above the garage, which has a sitting room and a third bedroom. The sitting room has plumbing available for another bath. This bedroom is quite large and could be made into two separate rooms.
The heated two car attached garage has in-floor heat, a workspace with benches and pegboard on the wall plus room for ATVs. There is also a 12’x 20’ storage shed with wood floor and convenient RV drain.
At an elevation in the range of 5,200 feet, the terrain contrasts from rolling open meadows on the west side to the rugged hillsides with Ponderosa pine and hidden draws on the east. The willow trees, choke cherries, wild gooseberries and a multitude of native bushes along the winding creek banks provide excellent wildlife habitat. Area wildlife includes deer, turkey and elk.
This piece of paradise is right in the middle of all of the activities the sightseer or sportsman will love to do in the Black Hills. With over one million acres of National Forest, the Black Hills has numerous sites that offer year round recreation. This property has the added bonus of being directly adjacent to State Land.
Sweetwater County Road runs past the west side of the property and it’s only one mile to US Highway 85. Newcastle is to the south 10 miles. Other nearby towns include Sundance, WY - 39 miles, Gillette, WY – 89 miles, Deadwood, SD – 46 miles, Spearfish, SD – 70 miles and Rapid City, SD – 88 miles.
Enjoy living in the woods in a luxurious home amid breathtaking Black Hills surroundings with live water and direct access to public land! $550,000. Visit www.eRanches.com for more info or call listing broker, Jim Pederson at Arnold Realty, Inc. 307-746-2083.