Have you been looking for that perfect Ouray County mountain home? One that offers big views, easy access and privacy? Have you been looking for top quality? A place to Come see this architect designed and perfectly placed residence with oversized garage and auxiliary residence situated on just under 10 acres on the north edge of Ridgway. The contemporary design creates an impressive, comfortable feel-with the Uncompahgre River below and some of the best Sneffels Range and Cimarron Mountain views to be found anywhere in the area. It almost seems to float on its ideally located perch over the valley. This is a private perch where nature completely surrounds you. Plan to routinely watch deer and elk down below as well as bald and golden eagles and hawks. Numerous spots both inside and outside help you celebrate the view, with many access points to views the expanse of nature around you. The main home is on three levels. The main level is entered through a smart airlock mudroom, which then opens past a guest bath into the light infused great room. This is comprised of the gourmet, chef-style kitchen with granite counters, wealth of cabinetry, stainless appliances. It also has a kiva style dining room-with round, glass inset walls facing east. The comfortably sized living room offers both pellet and natural gas stove situated on its east and west ends to help you enjoy those Colorado evenings. The full glass wall on the south side opens up to the decks overlooking the Ouray Ridgway Valley and steps lead down to comfortable sitting areas. Of course, the primary bedroom is situated on this level too, and it has its own access onto a deck. Beyond the bedroom area is a gorgeous bath with expansive walk-in closet which has its own laundry facilities. One of your favorite features will likely be the full glass shower and tub-allowing you to be in the middle of nature as you shower or soak in the jetted tub. The upper level is a designed around a large, bright central core, which opens to several impressive features. One is the 2nd bedroom, which has another impressive glass shower to take in the views. There's a beautiful hallway leading to the north offering double closet space for the bedroom, but also access to the incredible covered cupola offering 360 degree views. Additionally there's access to the covered Chimney Peak view jacuzzi room on the home's east side, with a conveniently located half bath nearby. The lower level is designed to be used as a family room, additional living space, workout room, craft room or for further future expansion. This level walks out on the south side, and is brightly lit by a wealth of windows. The 3rd bedroom is accessed of its west end which has its own walk-in shower. The north portion of this level is currently unfinished, but offers a large rectangular space with laundry hookups and a beautiful round unfinished area below the dining room upstairs. Situated to the west of the main home and slightly north to not affect the mountain views is one of the nicest garage and guest quarters unit you'll find! The lower level is intelligently designed with double doors on the entry side, and a third door on its south side, to allow flow through traffic and light to filter through. This building has its own heating system located in the lower level, and has plenty of room to house four vehicles as well as room for storage of your toys along the sides. The upper level living quarters are accessed on the south side and this living space is configured to keep the living areas-kitchen, full bath and living room completely separate from the bedroom on the north side. You've been looking for something special like this for some time! Make time to come and view 210 Sweetwater Drive-your next home. Be sure to leave time to walk the almost 10 acres that extend to the Uncompahgre River. Call to arrange a showing today! Be sure to check out the Matterport Virtual Tour!