Modern Aspen mansion offers soaring windows with views to Mt. Sopris for $12.75M

WHAT: Completed in 2013, 278 McLain Flats Road is a seven-bedroom, seven-and-a-half bath contemporary home located on four acres in Aspen. There is a guest house and small barn on the property.

PRICE: $12.75 million.

SIZE: 9,524 square feet. $1,338 per square foot.

LOCATION: An eight-minute drive from downtown Aspen, the residence is in McLain Flats, an enclave of homes situated on 4-to-11 acre lots on the eastern side of the Roaring Fork River. With an elevated perch up a long driveway, the setting provides 270-degree views from Independence Pass to Mt. Sopris.

2780 McLain Flats in Aspen.

Douglas Elliman Real Estate

2780 McLain Flats in Aspen. (Douglas Elliman Real Estate)

ABOUT THE HOUSE: Designed by Aspen’s Z Group Architects and built by C. Barnes Construction, the modern structure features soaring windows and clean lines. The scale and scope of the great room provides ample space for entertaining, and allows “you to see the sun rise and set in the same room,” according to listing agent Jill Shore.