The Jelm Riverfront Mansion is an investment property with TWO HOMES! Located on the Laramie River and in the gorgeous valleys at the base of the Medicine Bow National forest, this property is a true once-in-a-lifetime buy. The 20-acre property features over 700 FT of private river frontage on the Laramie River, a 9,000 SQ FT stunning log home, a 1,540 SQ FT updated ranch style home, and plenty of covered garage space for vehicles and outdoor toys. This property is close to National Forest and elk hunting unit #9 where you can buy a general tag and find some great big game hunting, snowmobiling, hiking, camping, trout fishing, and more. The Jelm Wildlife Habitat Management Area is right down the road and provides miles of trout fishing off the Laramie River that is open to the public. The Jelm Riverfront Mansion would be perfectly suited for a retreat or a family vacation home. The Mansion: The 9,000 square foot main house was updated in 2004 and has been extremely well maintained by the current owners. It is currently being used as their residence and has also been rented out on a nightly basis for periodic income. The highlights of the magnificent home are its eight bedrooms (with additional sleeping space beyond this), a large Horseshoe kitchen that opens up to the dining room and sitting room, the distressed hickory wood floors and cabinets, the gorgeous hand hewn beams, and the ample amounts of storage that has been added to the home including a walk-in pantry. The Mansion also has custom hand-made hand rails throughout the home and a timeless river rock fireplace, and another 5 gas fireplaces throughout the home. The 3,000 square foot walk-out basement has an open concept and adds a spot for additional laundry, spaces for games, a wet bar, and much more. The Ranch Style Home: The second home on the property is a nice rental to have some extra income. It is 1,540 square feet, 2 bed/1 bath, and has a 1 1/2 car garage. This home has been recently updated with new windows, a new furnace, and all new plumbing. There is a deck on the south side of this home that boasts some of the best views of the Snowy Range Mountains. Outbuildings: The Mansion has an attached 3-car garage that is all insulated and has one 14-foot door for RV's, campers, or trailers. The other 2 doors are 8 foot. There is also an additional 1 car garage on the back side of the home. The ranch style home has an attached 1 1/2 car garage. Other outbuildings include a small chicken coop, a shed, and a lean-to for livestock.Utilities: The Mansion is mainly heated by hot water heat. In addition, there are 5 gas fireplaces (natural gas) in the home, and 1 wood fireplace. Each room has its own thermostat to keep them nice and cozy! The ranch style home is heated by a natural-gas fueled furnace. The property has a 119 ft well that is permitted for commercial use and that provides for both homes and an additional well. There are also 2 private septic tanks. Wildlife and Recreation: The Jelm Riverfront Mansion is smack-dab in the middle of some of the best year-round recreational opportunities. From skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, big game hunting, horseback riding, and camping, the Medicine Bow National Forest offers miles of trails and thousands of acres of public land. The Laramie River that runs through the property is one of the main tributaries of the North Platte River and offers awesome opportunities for trout fishing. The Woodslanding Bar and Restaurant is a 2-minute drive from the property and is great place to grab a bite of delicious food or go dancing!
Go west out of Laramie, WY on HWY 230 until you hit Woods Landing. Turn left on HWY 10, then take your second left onto Back River Road. You will see the property on your left.