01Exterior of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
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The 2011 HGTV Dream Home is set in the mountains of Stowe, Vermont, and it has been designed to capture the rustic elegance of the Adirondack Great Camps. For more details about the home design and setting, read about the HGTV Dream Home 2011 Overview.
But words can only convey so much. This photo tour walks you through the main rooms of the 2011 Dream Home, so you can see the design features for yourself. Click each image to get the details about each room or area.
See the exterior of the HGTV Dream Home in Stowe, Vermont. This photo shows the rustic ski-lodge style home in its lovely mountain setting. Read more details below the picture.
The 2011 HGTV Dream Home takes its design inspiration from its gorgeous mountain setting. This two-level home has room for a group of guests in its lower level, with a guest bedroom, a dorm-style bedroom for 8 kids or young adults, a separate bathroom, and a gathering room and kitchenette.
The upper floor is designed as a comfortable retreat for the home owners. There's a master bedroom with its own bath and private balcony, a central kitchen and dining area, perfect for entertaining, and floor-to-ceiling windows to showcase the stunning mountain views.
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022011 HGTV Dream Home Terrace Photo
In order to better enjoy the mountainous views surrounding the HGTV Dream Home 2011, the home features a gorgeous terrace. Read more about the Dream Home 2011 terrace below the photo.
The ground-level terrace of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home stretches all along the back of the home, offering stunning mountain views. It's built onto a slope to give you an amazing vantage point. The terrace is designed to serve as an outdoor kitchen, or just to enjoy lounging outside with a good book. Features include a marble-topped dining table, a grilling station with counters for food prep, a fire pit, and an amazing hot tub, which lets you enjoy your terrace views year-round. A staircase leads up to the wooden deck on the second floor.
03See the Guest Bedroom of the HGTV Dream Home 2011
The 2011 HGTV Dream Home offers a cozy guest bedroom on its ground floor. Read more details about the guest bedroom below the picture.
All of HGTV's Dream Homes are built for entertaining, but if you love to have overnight guests, the 2011 Dream Home is really exceptional. An example is this cozy guest bedroom on the ground floor, with views looking out over the terrace and to the mountains beyond.
The guest bedroom was designed to have the feel of a 5-star luxury hotel. There's an en-suite bathroom, a private seating area, a flat-screen TV, and a luxurious bed. The color palate is designed to be a soothing reflection of the natural terrain around the Dream Home.
For more details, see the Dream Home Guest Suite Tour on the HGTV Website.
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04Ski Dorm Bedroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The ski dorm bedroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home sleeps eight in comfort. Read more details about the dorm bedroom below the photograph.
Have you ever had a big sleepover party, for yourself or for your kids, and wondered where to put all the guests? Well, the HGTV Dream Home 2011 solves that problem, with a cozy dorm-style bedroom that sleeps eight people.
The ski dorm in the Dream Home accommodates a large number of people in a cozy space. Eight bunk-beds provide sleeping room. There's also flexible seating, plenty of storage space, and durable bedding that's easy to maintain between visits.
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05Photo of the Ski Dorm Bathroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
If you have eight people sleeping over in the ski dorm, you need to have a bathroom with plenty of space. Read more about the 2011 HGTV Dream Home's ski dorm bathroom below the photograph.
When you have eight people sleeping in the ski dorm, you'll probably have a rush for the bathroom in the morning. The en-suite bathroom of the ski dorm of the HGTV Dream Home 2011 is perfectly designed to manage the morning rush.
There's plenty of storage space for towels and bath accessories, three sinks, three shower stalls, and two private bathroom stalls. That's one way to get a group moving in a hurry!
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06Living Area of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
Not only does the ground floor of the HGTV Dream Home 2011 have room for your guests to sleep, they can also mingle and relax in the living area with kitchenette. Get more details below the photo.
The ground floor of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home provides room for your guests to hang out and mingle in this living area. This rustic living room includes a home theater and seating, where your guests can watch movies or chat.
The Dream Home's living area also has its own kitchenette, providing an area to make breakfasts or lunches, or a staging area for outdoor parties on the terrace.
The large table in the center of the living area is actually sectional, meaning that guests can use it to play board games, or pull sections over to the sofa for easy laptop dining.
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07Mud Room of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
If you've just come home from a long day of sporting activities, this mud room is the perfect place to stow gear and get cleaned up. Read more details about the Dream Home's mud room below the photo.
If you're using the HGTV Dream Home 2011 to its full potential, you're probably taking advantage of all of the amazing outdoor sports that Stowe, Vermont has to offer. Skiing, hiking, sledding, and ice skating are all popular activities - and they all require lots of outdoor gear.
The 2011 HGTV Dream Home features a mud room entrance to the home. The mud room is the perfect place to store lots of outdoor gear, from skis and hiking boots to coats, scarves, and jackets for the whole family.
The Dream Home's mud room features lots and lots of storage space, a sink and vanity for freshening up once you get home, and durable flooring that won't be damaged if you track in snow or mud.
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08Gathering Room of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The gathering room of the HGTV Dream Home 2011 is designed to be a comfortable place for the family to get together. Read more details below the photo.
The gathering room of the HGTV Dream Home is designed to be an informal and comfortable meeting place for the whole family. Overstuffed couches, an indoor gas fireplace, and floor-to-ceiling windows with amazing views make this a place any family member would enjoy.
The furnishings were designed with durability in mind, so your family won't have to feel like they need to treat their home like a showcase.
The 2011 Dream Home has an open floor plan, so the gathering area is easily accessible from the dining room, the glassed-in annex, and the kitchen.
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09Annex of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
This glassed-in annex allows you to enjoy Stowe's natural beauty. Read more details about the Dream Home's annex below the photo.
The 2011 HGTV Dream Home has a truly gorgeous natural setting, and this glassed-in annex helps you enjoy it to its fullest. Totally surrounded by glass on three sides and the ceiling, you can watch the beauty of each of the four seasons from the comfortable seating in the annex.
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10Dining Room of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The dining room of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home is an informal area designed to capitalize on stunning mountain views. Read more about the Dream Home's dining room below the photo.
The HGTV Dream Home 2011's dining room is designed to be an informal dining area which capitalizes on the stunning mountain views surrounding the house. A beautiful maple table and comfortable leather chairs are placed in front of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the wooden deck and the mountains beyond.
Lighting is provided by clear crystal pendants, which don't interfere with the views from the nearby kitchen.
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11Kitchen of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The kitchen of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home is perfectly suited for anyone who loves to cook. Read more details below the photo.
Have you ever had a party where people tended to congregate in the kitchen? It seems to happen every time. But luckily, the HGTV Dream Home 2011 has anticipated this by placing an oversized kitchen right in the heart of the home.
The kitchen of the 2011 Dream Home features all of the appliances that a gourmand or a fervent entertainer would crave, including two sinks, refrigerator drawers and warming drawers for holding prepared dishes, a Wolf gas range and hood, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, and much more.
Best of all, the Dream Home's kitchen has uninterrupted views of the deck and the mountains beyond, providing a lovely atmosphere for cooking and entertaining.
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12Master Bedroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The master bedroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home is a private suite with stunning views. Read more details below the photograph.
The master bedroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home is a lovely, private suite where you can relax and enjoy the beauty of the home's natural surroundings. The suite includes the bedroom itself, a lovely master bathroom, and a private balcony.
One whole wall of the mater bedroom is taken up by a floor-to-ceiling window which faces directly out over Mount Mansfield, Vermont's highest peak. There is also a seating area, so you can enjoy the view once you're out of bed as well. In this photo, you can also see the Doggy Dream Home by the window.
The color palate of the room combines masculine and feminine touches with a bright red wall and furnishings covered with fabrics inspired by menswear. This room will look great, no matter what the weather.
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13Master Bathroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
The master bathroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home has a spa atmosphere with amazing views. Read more details below the photograph.
The master bathroom of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home was designed with a neutral color palette in order to make the gorgeous views pop even more. The room is designed to have all of the amenities of a luxurious spa, right in your own home.
Choose between a high-tech thermostatic shower or a long soak in an antique bath tub in front of a floor-to-ceiling window with mountain views.
When I first saw the master bathroom, I didn't like the fact that it was separated from the master bedroom only by a curtain. I like more privacy than that! But upon second glance, I noticed that the bathroom stall has its own door, so you get the best of an open layout and enough privacy for comfort.
There is also a spacious vanity with two sinks, making it easy for a couple to get ready at the same time. An energy-efficient tankless water heater makes the Dream Home 2011 more Earth-friendly.
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14Doggie Dream Home of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home
One of the extra features of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home is this his-and-hers Doggie Dream Home. More details below the photo.
If you are the lucky winner of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes, not only will you be living in luxury, but your pets will be as well. And not just because they get to share your new home with you. They will also receive their own luxury dwelling, with the Doggie Dream Home.
The 2011 Doggie Dream Home is a his-and-hers edition sleeping two lucky pets. Personalize your dream home with photos of your own pets.
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152011 GMC Acadia Denali, Part of the 2011 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes Prize
Part of the $2 million prize in the 2011 HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes is a 2011 GMC Acadia Denali. Read more details below the photo.
The winner of the HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes 2011 will not only receive the gorgeous house itself, but also several extra features including the Doggie Dream Home, $500,000 cash, and a 2011 GMC Acadia Denali, pictured here.
The 2011 GMC Acadia Denali is a crossover SUV which can handle the snowy mountain roads of the Dream Home's location. The Denali is loaded with safety features, and has an impressive fuel efficiency for its class.
If you're the lucky winner, you'll also be able to enjoy parking it in the car barn, which is attached to the Dream Home.
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