Barbara Fentress, Designer of the Denver International Airport and Convention
Center, Offers Her Private Mansion at Absolute Auction
The #1 Luxury Auction Company, Exclusively Auctions AZ, will sell this Magnificent Mansion in
the exclusive community of Cherry Hills Village, Denver, CO, by Absolute Auction December 3,
Denver, Colo. (PRWEB) November 23, 2009 -- One look at the luxurious home of Barbara Fentress, located in
Cherry Hills Village in Denver, Colo., and you are immediately and keenly aware that no details were overlooked.
Ms. Fentress is the designer of the interiors of both the Denver International Airport and Convention Center, as
well as the south wing of this exclusive mansion that overlooks both Pikes Peak and Longs Peak. Exclusively
Auctions AZ, a boutique luxury firm, will be offering the home for sale through an absolute auction on December
3, 2009 with no minimum and no reserve.
Located on 1.34 acres, this Spanish-style home built in 1990 offers everything you would want in a private
mansion. At nearly 11,000 square feet, the home boasts five bedrooms, seven baths, and three fireplaces. In 2006,
Ms. Fentress added a 4,000 square foot south tower, expanding the home to include an in-ground pool, creating a
stunning indoor / outdoor living space. At the entrance, visitors are greeted by a well-manicured Spanish garden
in the shape of a Spanish cross.
The home, was recently appraised at $3.3M and offers multiple handcrafted amenities. Iron and wood courtyard
doors mark the entrance to the courtyard, while inside the front doors are 25-foot ceilings, handcrafted beams, and
Mexican tile. Hand-finished stone can be found throughout a home that combines original architectural features
and modern touches. Ms. Fentress describes the property as “a respite from the rest of the world, a true sanctuary
that offers peace and serenity.”
According to the National Auctioneers Association, approximately $17.1 billion of residential real estate was
sold at auction between 2003 and 2008, increas