Two miles from downtown Eagle, Idaho, you’ll find the “Eagle Pines subdivision”, a quiet enclave of multi-acre lots not far from the foothills. Here is where 1-2-5-0 West Meander Drive combines nature and luxury in unexpected and wonderful ways.
5,866 square feet | 5 Bedroom | 3.5 Bathroom | 7 Car Garage
With almost five thousand, six hundred square feet of living space on a 6.2-acre lot, you are welcomed through a gated entry and 500-foot meandering paved driveway. Passing through mature evergreen trees and large ponds your senses elevate as you recognize that this is a truly “extraordinary” place.
With so many different aspects, Meander Drive defies easy definition. It’s first a location with topography and characteristics that would be difficult and costly to replicate today….and Second, it’s a luxury hideaway as refined and elegant as it is private and serene.
The five-bedroom and three-and-a-half-bath home represents a proud history…one where each owner transferred the property in significantly better condition than when it was purchased. The families who have called this address their home have created indelible memories…where laughter and happiness prevailed…while investing in specific upgrades to enrich their experience while living here.
In each of the last three decades, significant remodels have improved the amenities and functionality of Meander Drive. From the moment you walk through the front door, you feel like you are “At Home”. Greeted with a dramatic entry you are welcomed to the Great Room where a 25-foot tall wood-paneled ceiling and a stone fireplace draw your eyes.
The circular floorplan incorporates a Biophilic design, bringing the “outside in” at every opportunity. This is where the landscape design showcases and integrates perfectly with every window and view corridor of the home.
A sitting area incorporated on the main level invites you to sit and take in the water, trees, boulders, and wildlife presence that exists year-round.
The kitchen is open and spacious – it includes two dishwashers, 2 sub-zero refrigerators, and a Wolf double oven. There is abundant counter space and a favorite feature is the built-in coffee maker in the service area.
The primary suite has a fireplace and access to the outside in addition to a soaker tub that is oriented perfectly to capture the beautiful Idaho sunsets. You’ll also find a walk-in tile shower, heated floors, and a large closet with a washer and dryer.
Everything about the home is private and secure. The perimeter is fully fenced and with the home in the center of the acreage no one off the property can see in through any window.
Additional features include fireplaces on both levels, a home theatre, entertainment bar, integrated sound system, fire pit, heated pool, and a detached exercise or hobby room.
The home is special in that it is scaled for an intimate gathering with a small group or capable of easily entertaining one hundred of your corporate friends or family. The authenticity and attention to detail make the property the place where emotions will flourish.
Walking, bike riding, kayaking, fishing, tree-climbing, swimming, diving, rock skipping, playing tennis or basketball on your own sport court, rope swinging, picnicking, riding horses, hosting a wedding, raising chickens or livestock, a game of baseball on your own private field, working on cars, gardening, hosting a holiday party, or any other pursuit you wish to enjoy.
At any time, you are only 7 minutes away from the restaurants, grocery stores, medical facilities, and shops of Eagle, Idaho….and Meander Drive is less than 2.3 miles from the assigned and highly-demanded elementary, middle, and high school.
The primary garage has a double bay while the 32 x 44 detached garage is fully heated with a high-bay door offering space for 4 additional vehicles, in addition to ATVs, a boat, and other toys. There is an upper loft making the total usable square footage of the building over 1700 square feet.
1250 Meander Drive is one of Eagle’s best-kept secrets…a country estate of unparalleled natural beauty and cultivated elegance. It embodies all the modern amenities a family would need while allowing for room to grow through continued additions or improvements.