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The Historic Observatory House

214 E Hopkins Avenue, Aspen, Co 81611

The historic ''Observatory House'', built in 1888, is located in the core across from Francis Whitaker Park and just a block away from restaurant row. Awarded the Colorado Award for Remodeling Excellence in 2002, this exquisitely restored and remodeled Victorian features 6-bedroom suites with unobstructed views of Aspen Mountain and Red Mountain. The residence is considered an Aspen Landmark for the rooftop observatory installed by the previous owner, Mrs. Elizabeth Jones. Blending the charm of the Victorian Era with the warm contemporary interiors, this stately residence offers the convenience of in-town living.



3,944 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.14 Acres lot

Carrie Wells

Carrie Wells

Features & Amenities


  • FireplaceGas
  • bedrooms6
  • total baths7
  • full baths6
  • half bath1

Area & Lot

  • Living Area3,944 Sq.Ft.
  • Status For Sale
  • MLS ID163144
  • YEAR BUILT1888
  • Architecture StylesVictorian


  • HEAT TYPEBaseboard, Hot Water
  • roofComposition Shingles
  • other exterior FeaturesExposure, Southern, Trees, Views
  • sewerSewer
  • additional FeaturesDishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Window Coverings
  • Garage Space1


  • PRICE$17,000,000
  • Real Estate Taxes$23,399 /
The Historic Observatory House
The Historic Observatory House

Located in the core across from Francis Whitaker Park and just a block away from restaurant row

The Historic Observatory House
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