Bear Foot Lodge, a private mountain top residence.
When you turn into our drive and slowing wind to the top of the mountain, you think that you are entering the Rocky Mountains! Our home is one of the most unusual and desirable properties in Shelby County, Alabama. It is simply a rustic mountain Chalet right in the heart of Alabaster, Alabama. The home was constructed in 1979. Most of the materials were shipped in by the builder from Colorado. It features 30' & 40' solid Cedar Beams throughout the home and a tremendous amount of real stone. Over the years, the entire house has been remodeled including a $250,000 addition in 2019. The home has a variety of materials including Heart Pine, Barn Wood, Cedar, Real Stone, Ceramic Tile, Slate, Vintage Brick, Granite and Copper. It has (2) Master Bedrooms, both with master baths and copper tubs, an open kitchen looking over the great room and dining area, a beautiful master bedroom and bathroom, full basement with a huge family play room that could be used as another master bedroom, stone courtyard around a salt water swimming pool, outdoor pool covered observation deck with huge stone fireplace and several outside decks around the home. This property has indoor garage parking for up to (7) Vehicles. A collector car owners dream!
We also have a vintage style gas station with shop and a large detached garage with a rustic (Man Cave), a bedroom, full bathroom, living room and full kitchen. This building has a separate tool shop and garage for 2 cars. Our property is over 7 acres, all private with no neighbors! Total privacy right in the heart of Alabaster. Less than 2 miles from I-65 exit #238 and the Shopping Centers.

This amazing home was constructed by a bridge/crane company. The home has an incredible foundation of steel reinforced concrete walls. The second level is built on top of highway bridge trusses then concrete poured over that. The home was built to withstand any natural or man made disaster! It would take more than 1.5 million dollars to reproduce this amazing home today.

We have just installed brand new black stainless kitchen appliances.
Our home is available by appointment only to serious investors/buyers. We are broker owners and do not need a listing agent. A brokers participation fee is available to an agent who brings a qualified buyer.

We have enjoyed this amazing property for more than 12 years and are now downsizing.

Interior Features

  • Square Feet: 6,000
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5.5
  • Additional Rooms: 10
    • MasterBath
    • Workshop
    • DiningRoom
    • FamilyRoom
    • Office
    • LaundryRoom
    • Pantry
    • WalkInCloset
    • Library
    • RecreationRoom
  • Floor Coverings
    • Carpet
    • Softwood
    • Concrete
    • Tile
    • Slate
  • Appliances
    • Dishwasher
    • Refrigerator
    • Microwave
    • RangeOven
  • Heating & Cooling
    • Central AC
    • Central Heating
  • Interior Keywords:
    • Fireplace
    • Security System
    • Mother-in-law Apartment
    • Basement

Exterior Features

  • Built in: 1979
  • Structure Type: House
  • Lot Size: 7.03 Acres
    • Detached Garage
    • Attached Garage
  • View Types:
    • Mountain
  • Exterior Keywords:
    • Pool
    • Porch
    • Deck
    • Patio
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