About the Master Balcony: A side entrance leads from the master suite to a private deck, which provides an ideal spot to enjoy the beauty of the surrounding area. Constructed of durable AZEK decking, the balcony – complete with cedar and steel railing - transitions to a patio paved with tumbled, 2-inch-thick Pennsylvania bluestone. "The side porch is the perfect hideaway," says interior designer Linda Woodrum. "Here is a private spot to enjoy views of Mt. Mansfield – especially as the skiers race down the mountain, spend some time chatting with friends and family or sit quietly and enjoy a good book."
The countdown is on! You can take the virtual tour of HGTV Dream Home 2011 starting December 20 at 9 a.m. ET. Get reminders from our HGTV Ideas Newsletter. Also, tune into the HGTV Dream Home 2011 special on January 1 at 1 p.m. ET.