Property Description

A once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of the most recognized historic properties inrnManitou Springs! The story begins in 1868 when Dr. William Bell of London, England and thernfounder of Manitou Springs, along with General William Palmer, an American civil engineer,rnsoldier, and philanthropist, together founded Fountain Colony which was later renamed ColoradornSprings. Shortly after, in 1872, Dr. Bell built the Briarhurst Manor for his family. The magnificent 14,000 SF manor-situated on 4.8 sprawling acres with bluffs as the backdrop andrnmountain views from the patios-boasts a rich history and showcases the finest architecturalrndesign of the time.Today, the Briarhurst caters to weddings, formal events and fine dining.rnNo expense was spared on the interior finishes such as the rich wood wainscot panels (rumor has it arnsecret entrance lies behind one of these panels) and the seven fireplaces which all have custom woodwork that tells a story in each room.rn Mrs. Bell’s sitting room is the only fireplace with asymmetrical woodwork, while Oriel’s fireplace is a flat facade with a jetting over the mantle!rnThe history, affluent touches and vivacious energy flow throughout the Briarhurst Manor. Readyrnfor a new chapter, this historic property is seeking the next visionary who can bring new life,rnwhether it be their family’s legacy and starting their roots in the rich foundation, or thernextraordinary philanthropist who can cultivate a place of retreat, events and gathering for nonrn- profit souls. Once in a lifetime opportunity at your fingertips. Call us today for a private showingrnor enjoy the matterport virtual tour !

Additional Description
The magnificent 14,000 SF manor-situated on 4.8 sprawling acres with bluffs as the backdrop and mountain views from the patios-boasts a rich history and showcases the finest architectural design of the time.Today, the Briarhurst caters to weddings, formal events and fine dining. No expense was spared on the interior finishes such as the rich wood wainscot panels (rumor has it a secret entrance lies behind one of these panels) and the seven fireplaces which all have custom woodwork that tells a story in each room. Mrs. Bell’s sitting room is the only fireplace with asymmetrical woodwork, while Oriel’s fireplace is a flat facade with a jetting over the mantle! The history, affluent touches and vivacious energy flow throughout the Briarhurst Manor. Ready for a new chapter, this historic property is seeking the next visionary who can bring new life, whether it be their family’s legacy and starting their roots in the rich foundation, or the extraordinary philanthropist who can cultivate a place of retreat, events and gathering for non - profit souls. Once in a lifetime opportunity at your fingertips. Call us today for a private showing or enjoy the matterport virtual tour !
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Features
: Hot Water, Baseboard
: Other, See Prop Desc Remarks
: Front
: Main, See Prop Desc Remarks, Upper
$44,271
2018
: Electricity, Telephone
: Well
See Prop Desc Remarks
Address Details
404
Manitou
Avenue
80829
0
W105° 5' 43.3''
N38° 51' 30.5''
Neighborhood/Community/HOA
: Not Applicable
Annual
Trash Removal
MLS Addon
0
Interior Features
13,800 Sqft
9,200 Sqft
4,600 Sqft
1,042 Sqft
0
0
0
0
11
: 2 Story
: Carpet
: Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Gas In Kitchen, Kitchen Vent Fan, Other
: Crown Molding, Great Room, See Prop Desc Remarks, Vaulted Ceilings
Exterior Features
: Composite Shingle
Other
: Gravel
: Full Basement
: Available
: See Prop Desc Remarks, Gazebo
: Wood Deck, Covered, See Prop Desc Remarks
: Stone
Stone,Wood Frame,See Prop Desc Remarks
Builder/Construction Info
: Existing Home
Lot Info
209524.0000
SqFt
Hiking Trail
Level,Mountain View,Stream/Creek,Trees/Woods,View of Pikes Peak,View of Rock Formations,See Prop Desc Remarks
School Info
: Manitou Springs
Listing Office
The Platinum Group

Home For Sale

404 Manitou Avenue Manitou Springs Colorado 80829

5 Bedrooms
11
14,842 Sqft
$3,200,000
MLS ID #9855135
Listing Summary
Property Sub Type : Single Family
Status : Active
Property Type : Home
MLS ID : 9855135
Price : $3,200,000
Bedrooms : 5
Baths Total : 11
Square Footage : 14,842 Sqft
Lot Area : 4.81 Acre
Year Built : 1872
MLS Area Minor : Manitou Springs
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