A Canadian Rockies Masterpiece! Experience over 5000 sqft. of casual elegance and tranquility in Frank Lloyd Wright style with four bedrooms (all have ensuites) and five bathrooms. This magnificent home is privately set on one of the two serviced lots totalling 0.75 acres that comprise this spectacular site on a forested escarpment overlooking the Bow River Valley and within easy walking distance of downtown Canmore. Quality wood/steel construction and attention to detail are evident throughout this home with plenty of floor-to-ceiling windows that bring the outdoors in. Unique materials include metal roof and flooring that consists of Canadian quarter sawn Black Ash, Indian Slate and Quartzite flagstone. Features include a large foyer with glass back wall, spiral stairway, main floor laundry, sauna, hobby room, storage/cold room and wine cellar. The self-contained guest suite has two bedrooms w/ensuites, an adjoining sitting room and built-in European kitchenette. The master retreat is spa-like with a steam shower, marble surround gas fireplace, private deck, walk-through closet and sitting room. The great room boasts soaring 18' ceilings, mountain views, three sitting areas and a rundle stone wood-burning fireplace with black granite hearth and birds eye maple mantle. The gourmet kitchen features professional Sub Zero and Thermador appliances, an espresso machine, walk-in pantry, large island, breakfast bar and brazilian granite countertops. The office is located in the loft, a few steps up from the great room, and offers stunning panoramic views and a large deck. The picturesque landscaping was created by a Kyoto trained designer, requires minimal upkeep and showcases a beautiful pond and tea house. Welcome to a home that will endure time and still maintain it's individual style! Location: A mere 15 minute drive to Banff National Park, an hour drive to urban Calgary, a short 5 minute drive to the Canmore Nordic Centre, and a 20 minute drive to the Banff School of Fine Arts and it's cultural activities. Notable amenities to the area: 4 world renowned ski resorts, 5 world class mountain golf courses, a hikers paradise with amazing trails, mountain climbing, fly fishing and Mountain Lake fishing.