145 dexter street // modern oasis

— hilltop —

Listed for the first time since its creation, 145 Dexter Street is a residence that offers an enduring masterpiece of mid-mod luxury. The 1960s-era residence was conceived by Ream Architects and informed by a distinct challenge: to maximize the square footage of the home without any unnecessary disturbance to the lot’s beloved trees and shrubs, bearing in mind that Denver’s subsoil expands and contracts with the area’s unpredictable moisture. For Richard Quinn, principal architect of 145 Dexter, the conundrum sparked the inspiration for a floorplan yet to be mimicked in modern times.

  • mid-mod masterpiece by Ream Architects
  • unique layout supported by 22 piers
  • towering ceilings + expansive windows
  • 1960s-era conversation pit
  • magnificent marble flooring
  • elegant bedrooms with built-ins
  • suspended upper-level walkway
  • built-in planter boxes
  • quaint screened-in sunroom
  • private balconies
  • verdant yard with mature plantings

architectural allure of 145 dexter street

The layout of the home radiates from an open-concept living area surrounded by 18’-high expanses of glass that capture the surrounding landscape. This floor encapsulates the essence of the era through its own unique lens with linear forms that are contrasted by patterns of dappled light and a quintessential, yet approachable conversation pit ideal for everyday use. Additionally, walnut wood finishes and marble flooring emphasize the mindful approach of using natural materials. Above the main floor is a cross-shaped walkway suspended so that residents in every upper-level room can peer down into the living area from shuttered openings. Natural light is available from all four walls in each of these private oases. At the axes of the walkway are built-in planters that further emphasize the home’s biophilic nature; a motif expertly crafted by Richard Quinn of Ream Architects.

  • exceptional open-concept layout
  • 18’-high expanses of glass
  • iconic mid-mod conversation pit
  • upcycled materials
  • unique suspended upper-level walkway
  • built-in planters

outdoor connectivity

The distinct silhouette of the home is defined by its lush surrounding exterior. Mature trees tower above the home, creating a resplendent juxtaposition between the linear structure of the residence and the organic forms of cottonwood branches. Garden boxes overflow with perennial and annual plantings while a verdant lawn beckons residents outside for al fresco gatherings.

  • verdant tree-lined property
  • expansive lot for endless possibilities
  • moments from Cranmer Park

neighborhood tapestry

Named 2021’s Best Neighborhood by 5280 Magazine, Hilltop is Denver’s renowned luxury urban neighborhood. With a convenient location that’s close to iconic parks, DIA, Downtown and the Denver Tech Center, there is no better place to set down roots. Within the vicinity is Cherry Creek, an area known for its top-tier boutiques, restaurants and entertainment venues. High-end living is synonymous with this enviable locale.

  • coveted + enviable locale
  • Denver’s renowned luxury urban neighborhood
  • close to iconic parks, DIA, downtown + DTC
  • proximity to Cherry Creek
  • access to restaurants, boutiques + entertainment

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