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Warm and welcoming, the exterior front of HGTV Dream Home 2011 showcases its builder's craftsmanship and attention to detail.
Practicality punctuates the design of HGTV Dream Home's hardest working space. A toned-down color palette, durable flooring and floor-to-ceiling storage lockers offer style plus function.
A passageway from the front door to HGTV Dream Home's captivating gathering room, the front entry makes a quiet statement with minimal furnishings and a neutral color palette.
An oversized gourmet kitchen-cum-performance space commands attention with stainless-steel appliances, crisp white Carrera marble tile, quartz countertops and dark charcoal cabinetry.
A celebration of fall foliage colors, the not-so-formal family room handles even the rowdiest crowds with stylish ultrasuede- and polyester-covered furnishings.
Blurring the line between indoors and out, the glass-enclosed observation room — a treetop getaway — provides a front-row seat to Stowe's ever-changing seasons.
A casual dining area capitalizes on mountain views and accommodates a large gathering with a maple table surrounded by sleek, stylish — and adjustable — leather chairs.
A private suite that faces the chin of Mount Mansfield, the master bedroom gracefully blends menswear fabrics with sleek, black furnishings and modern art.
Light tile, pine floors and neutral bathroom fixtures and accessories step back and let amazing mountain views steal the show.
A private deck, furnished with durable outdoor furniture, faces the chin of Mount Mansfield and offers a great escape for the homeowner and guests.
A space ideal for entertaining guests or relaxing solo in the sun, the back deck, constructed of low-maintenance AZEK building material, offers exceptional mountain views.
A sleek space, inspired by luxurious five-star hotel suites, accommodates overnight guests and offers privacy and a picturesque view of the mountaintops.
A clean, crisp color palette, plush towels and luxe amenities make visitors feel right at home and pampered in this guest space.
Inspired by the colors of Vermont in springtime, the living area accommodates a large crowd with an oversized sectional, versatile furnishings and entertainment options at the ready.
An explosion of saturated color punctuates the ski dorm color palette. The bedroom, which accommodates up to eight guests, offers both privacy and entertainment opportunities.
Ski Dorm Bathroom
Designed to accommodate a large crowd of kids, the dorm bathroom pops with a bright tomato-red countertop and ski-inspired accessories.
Located on the lower level of HGTV Dream Home 2011, the laundry room accommodates families and guests with extra-large appliances and task and storage space.
The home's slate-paved back patio doubles as an outdoor kitchen and offers enviable views of Stowe’s magnificent mountain range.
A shimmering copper chimney and masonry-clad foundation add Old-World charm to the exterior of HGTV Dream Home 2011.
Car Barn Exterior
Mountain-lodge style extends to the two-car garage, clad in poplar bark siding. Sturdy timbers, constructed on site from local hemlock, add structural support as well as aesthetic value.
A bright fall foliage-inspired color palette extends to the two-car garage, where a pine-sided interior and vaulted ceiling lend elegance to the oversized space.