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A Sun Valley Mansion Built for the Hoopster

A basketball-player's dream home



Photos by Josh Wells of Sun Valley Photo

If you love the mountains and playing basketball, then this sprawling 13-acre property in Sun Valley, Idaho, is the slam-dunk of your dreams. Dubbed “Lucky 7 Ranch,” the 11-bedroom, 14-bathroom mansion boasts a large traditional red barn… complete with a basketball court, as well as a caretaker’s apartment. Of course, that isn’t all this home has to offer.

The 19,000-square-foot manse is located in the private community of Gimlet, next to hundreds of acres of protected land, with unparalleled 260-degree views of the surrounding peaks, including Bald Mountain and the Boulder Mountain range.

Some of the estate's features, to name a few:

  • Main house: 7 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 18,675 square feet, 4 car garage
  • Guest house: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1188 square feet, 2-car garage
  • Caretaker’s apartment: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1364 square feet
  • A plexipave tennis court with the highest level of performance and cushioning
  • Large, salt-water pool with a diving board, basketball hoop, and lounging platform
  • Enclosed garden for growing organic fruits and vegetables

There are also sprinklings of rare, global accents; for instance, the exterior walkway is made of stone imported from the Yangtze River Valley in China. And the pillars in the kitchen? Excavated from a river in Egypt.

Take a tour below.

 

DESIGN DETAILS

ARCHITECTURE Robert A. Maloney, Seattle, WA  INTERIOR DESIGN The homeowner along with Mary Flynn Gillies, Seattle, WA  LANDSCAPE DESIGN Ben Young, Sun Valley, ID

To learn more about this home, visit 86gimletroad.com.SaveSave

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