Low Maintenance, Zero-Energy, 2-Story Contemporary Thrive Solar Powered Home in Northfield - 4 BD + Study | 4 BA | 2 Car Attached Garage
Price: $739,000.00
Property Location
8473 E 49th Pl
Denver, CO 80238
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 4
Contact Information
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Noreen Doyle, Realtor
FIVE STAR PROFESSIONAL Real Estate Agent for 2010 - 2019.
21+ Years of Happy, Referring Clients
Northfield/Stapleton…Widely Considered to be the Perfect Neighborhood! 


Designed and built in 2014 by Thrive Home Builders as part of their ZEN Collection with nearly $100,000 in upgrades. This 2-storey contemporary home with finished basement offers a lot of living in a low maintenance, eco-friendly footprint. Facing south with mountain views, this Energy Star Certified and HERS rated home features a covered front porch with wood siding exterior finish and brick accent pillars.

1st Floor.

The first floor open concept floor plan incorporates living room, dining room, kitchen, study and guest half bath. Features include loads of windows, gleaming 3-1/2-inch solid maple wood flooring, custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, ten-foot high ceilings, custom can lighting and chandelier; all rounding out the perfect transitional look.

Plenty of light shines into the living room from the south-facing windows. Wonderful living room features include floor to ceiling modern tile surround gas fireplace, large entertainment nook with built-in bench, gleaming 3-1/2-inch solid maple wood flooring, ten-foot high ceilings, custom can lighting, custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, and high-end Klipsch subwoofer and in-ceiling speakers.

The beautiful Chef’s Kitchen is wonderful for entertaining many people or for cooking an intimate dinner for two. The kitchen boasts soft-close cherry and glass front Shaker-style cabinets, gleaming 3-1/2-inch solid maple wood flooring, custom glass tile backsplash, pull-out trash containers cabinet, large cabinet drawers, Caesarstone white quartz countertops and all stainless steel appliances. GE Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator, GE Stainless Steel Gas Stove, GE Stainless Steel Dishwasher, and GE Stainless Steel Convection Oven/Microwave/Hood are the perfect tools for the serious cook. The large unique shaped Caesarstone white quartz island with large single basin undermount Blanco composite sink and single handle pull-down faucet comfortably seats four stools and is lit by can lighting.

For additional storage, there is a large pantry with lots of shelving off the kitchen. The owner’s entry desk with Caesarstone white quartz countertop offers a private space to work right off the kitchen. A custom built coat rack and cubby storage as well as coat closet comprise the owners foyer and are conveniently located off the kitchen and the garage entrance.

Increase your entertainment space by stepping out the glass door to the south-facing stamped concrete patio.

The dining area shines with light from the east and north facing windows. It features ten-foot high ceilings, gleaming 3-1/2-inch solid maple wood flooring, custom light chandelier, custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, and has access to the north-facing custom stamped patio through the large glass door.

The study is sunny and bright and has south and west facing windows. It features ten-foot high ceilings, gleaming 3-1/2-inch solid maple wood flooring, custom can lights, custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, French glass pocket doors with transom window.

The final features of the first floor living space is a guest half bath with Kohler pedestal sink, 3-1/2-inch maple wood flooring and custom paint. Entryway features a six-panel front door with transom window, upgraded metal and wood stair railing, Schlage push button entry lock, Ring smart door bell and conveniently located front entry coat closet.

2nd Floor.

The second floor master bedroom suite with nine-foot ceilings is situated on the west and south side of the house with plenty of windows and has a beautiful view of the mountains. Other features are coffered ceilings, custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, can lights and upgraded Stainmaster carpeting. It has its own en-suite master bath with double sink vanity with Caesarstone white quartz countertops, mosaic tile backsplash, a large mirror and oversized, custom floor tiles. The walk-in shower features custom tile and semi-frameless glass shower enclosure, with poured concrete pan and custom river stone floor. A separate water closet offers privacy and the large Kohler soaking tub is wonderful for total relaxation. The 9-foot 10-inch by eight foot walk-in master closet is off the master bathroom and has plenty of room for the most dedicated fashionista.

The second bedroom is located on the second floor on the east side and north side of the home and features custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, can lights, a large closet and carpeting. The second full bath is Jack-n-Jill style located on the second floor has double sink vanity with Caesarstone white quartz countertop, a large mirror, custom mosaic tile backsplash and custom floor tiles. A separate shower and water closet featuring custom, ceiling-height subway tiles and east facing window. The third bedroom is located on the second floor on the east side and south side of the home and features custom paint, custom Hunter Douglas blinds, can lights, a walk-in closet and carpeting.

The laundry room is conveniently located on the second floor and has room for a side-by-side washer and dryer and features mocha cherry upper and lower cabinets, and a single basin laundry sink with large counter.


The builder designed and built finished basement features include a large recreation room, full bathroom, fourth bedroom and very large storage/mechanical room. The recreation room with a bonus space for exercise equipment or extra play area, has nine-foot ceilings, can lighting, carpet, custom Hunter Douglas window blinds, custom paint and one egress windows with custom made window well cover. The recreation room has wet-bar rough-in on north wall.

The fourth bedroom is located in the basement on the north side of the home and features carpet, over eight-foot high ceilings, can lights, custom Hunter Douglas window blinds, a large walk-in closet, custom paint and one egress window with a custom made window well cover. The third full bath located in the basement has single sink vanity with Caesarstone white quartz countertop, mosaic tile backsplash, a large mirror, tub/shower combination with custom, ceiling-height white subway tiles and custom floor tiles.

The basement storage room and mechanical room features a Rinnai tankless hot water heater, Carrier Infinity furnace, sump pump, and plenty of storage. The high-capacity Carrier Infinity central air conditioning unit is outside and also features a heat pump and decreases heating cost.

Garage and Yards.

The attached two-car garage with alley access measures 22-feet x 22-feet, has one double garage door, 220-volt outlet for smart car, a human egress door to the back patio and a 9-foot 6-inch ceiling height. The garage has plenty of room to hold all your gear.

The front and back yards have been professionally landscaped. The front porch is elevated off the street for a sense of privacy while sitting and watching the neighborhood activity. The front yard was professionally landscaped with hardy plants and a drip/sprinkler system. The back yard has a dedicated gas hook-up, a custom stamped concrete patio, grass and gravel, and a sprinkler system. The back yard features a six-foot privacy fence with gate access to the alley. The unusually large back yard for Stapleton is the perfect place to relax.

This stunning contemporary urban home is highly walkable with immediate access to Northfield Shopping Center, Conservatory Green with restaurants and a full schedule of concerts, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, A-Line Station and countless parks and walking trails. Live a heartbeat from restaurants, coffee shops, pubs, fitness clubs, movie houses and shopping. Just move into this low-maintenance metropolitan home and start enjoying life!

More Upgrades. Solar City Solar Panels with twenty-year pre-paid lease with transferrable warranty, custom door and window trim upgrade package, low voltage wiring for electronics and cable networking from attic to basement with panel in basement, security system by 2GIG, Ring smart doorbell, Klipsch subwoofer and ceiling speakers in living room, Polk Audio outdoor speakers on patio and dedicated gas hook-up gas at back patio.

PROPERTY WEBSITE: http://www.8473east49thpl.com

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Bedrooms: Four
Bathrooms: Four
Study: Yes!
Builder: Thrive Home Builders
Model: HoriZEN
Series: ZEN
Solar City Solar Panels: Yes!
Custom Chef’s Kitchen: Yes!
Ten-Foot High Ceilings-1st Floor: Yes!
Caesarstone Quartz Counters: Yes!
Custom Can & Pendant Lighting: Yes!
Soft-Close and Dovetailed Drawers Throughout Home: Yes!
Cherry and Glass Front Cabinets: Yes!
Upgraded Floor Tiles: Yes!
Upgraded Stainmaster Carpeting:Yes!
Custom Tile Backsplash: Yes!
Caesarstone Quartz Counter Island: Yes!
Premium appliances:
GE Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator
GE Stainless Steel Gas Stove
GE Stainless Steel Dishwasher
GE Stainless Steel Microwave/Hood
Kitchen Pantry: Yes!
3-1/2-inch Solid Maple Wood Flooring: Yes!
Nine-Foot High Ceilings-2nd Floor: Yes!
Covered Front Porch: Yes!
Master Bedroom Suite: Yes!
Vanity with Double Sinks: Yes!
Walk-in Shower: Yes!
Upgraded Toilets: Yes!
Upgraded Metal and Wood Stair Railing: Yes!
Custom Tile Floors: Yes!
Custom Paint: Yes!
Custom Hunter Douglas Window Blinds: Yes!
Walk-In Closets: Yes!
Second Floor Laundry Room: Yes!
Owner’s Entry Desk: Yes!
Family Room: Yes!
Eight-foot, eight-inch High Ceilings-Basement: Yes!
Wiring for Electronics and Cable Networking: Yes!
Central Air Conditioning: Yes!
High-Efficiency Furnace with Heat Pump: Yes!
Sprinkler/Drip System: Yes!
Stamped Concrete Patio: Yes!
Upgraded Five Panel Doors: Yes!
Custom Door & Window Trim: Yes!
220-volt Outlet for Smart Car: Yes!
2GIG Security System: Yes!
6-foot Fence: Yes!
Energy Star Certified Home: Yes
HERS Index: 7
Private and Quiet: Yes!
Alley Access Garage: Yes!
Attached Garage: Two Parking Spaces
Finished Square Feet: 2,928
Total Square Feet: 3,288
Monthly HOA Fee: $43/month

Buyer to pay Stapleton community fee = Purchase price minus $100,000 x .0025. Master HOA covers Stapleton pools, trails, summer concerts, etc.. Buyer will be responsible to verify the cost to join and pay pool fee and rec center fee. 
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