The Former Estate of John Denver

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John Denver’s House, by the Numbers

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John Denver. Now there’s a great architect... is what you’ll say after seeing his self-designed house. Because The Former Estate of John Denver is up for sale. Which means two things: 1) this could be your new Aspen crash pad, and 2) your definition of crash pad is really something.

Now, let’s run the numbers.

Years Mr. Denver lived in this compound: 25
Acres of redwood paneling and picturesque views at your disposal: 7.61
Numerical sequence you’ll write in your checkbook to obtain it: 10,750,000
Famous songs John Denver wrote about this place: 1 (“Starwood in Aspen”)
Houses on the property: 2, including the guest house
Distance to skiable fresh powder come winter: about 6 miles
Inground pools in the meantime: 1
Fireplaces for s’mores and such: 6
Adjacent horse pastures: 1
Horses included with the property: none (it’s strictly BYO)
Number of bedrooms: 11
Number of sleeping-arrangement permutations for 22 guests: 7.8 septillion
How long it took us to calculate that: longer than we care to admit
Number of those guests you can fit in the sauna: challenge accepted


The Former Estate of John Denver
570 and 678 Johnson Dr
Aspen, CO, 81611


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