2018 People’s Choice Award Winner

BlueStar kitchen in Summit County Parade of Homes

The Summit County Builders Association proudly hosts the 2018 Summit County Parade of Homes, which raises the bar on mountain home construction. This year’s entries include custom homes, mountain modern homes, renovated cabins, and more.

Home #10: 35 Hermit Drive

This striking home is artfully placed on a lot that posed many challenges. Now, a bridge driveway, capable of holding a 40-ton vehicle, leads to this contemporary home with stunning views, finishes and design elements.

Some of the home’s highlights:

  • 5,976 square feet
  • 4 bedrooms. 6 bathrooms
  • Roof top hot tub deck with Ten Mile Range, resort and town views
  • Four decks
  • Pizza oven
  • Entry Humidifall
  • Curved staircase
  • 60″ Bluestar oven
  • Eight-foot corner window in kitchen
  • Bi-folding glass deck wall
  • Bridged driveway
  • Eight-foot great room fireplace
  • Cambria Quartz countertops
  • Blue Star range
  • Wood Stone pizza oven
  • Sinks from The Galley
  • Custom cabinetry built by Tischlerei Fine Woodworking


Custom Builder: Double Diamond Property and Construction (Arnie Surdyk, President)
Architect: Riverbend Architecture and Planning (Darci Hughes, Owner)
Custom Cabinetry and Kitchen Design: Kitchenscapes (Lauren Ruehring, Owner)