’Rocky Mountain Paradise’: Aspen Home Built By John Denver Listed for $11 million

It's "almost heaven," but not in West Virginia. The Aspen, Colorado, estate built by singer-songwriter John Denver has been put on the market for $11 million. The 7,735-square-foot home, constructed in 1972 and immortalized in his hit song "Starwood in Aspen," was put up for sale this week following a major renovation. Denver called the retreat his "sweet Rocky Mountain paradise."

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John Denver, inset, is shown in New York in a Feb. 23, 1976, file photo. The Aspen, Colorado, estate Denver built in Starwood has been put on the market for $11 million.
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It's "almost heaven," but not in West Virginia.
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The Aspen, Colorado, estate built by singer-songwriter John Denver has been put on the market for $11 million.
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The 7,735-square-foot home constructed in 1972, and immortalized in his hit song "Starwood in Aspen," was put up for sale this week following a major renovation.
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Denver called the retreat his "sweet Rocky Mountain paradise."
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The house situated in a gated community features five bedrooms, five full bathrooms and two half-baths, as well as office space, a workout room, three wet bars, a swimming pool and other features.
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<a href="https://www.aspengloballuxury.com/listings/570-johnson-drive/" target="_blank">According to Aspen Global Luxury</a>, the real estate agency representing the listing, the current homeowners — who purchased the estate in 2016 — have renovated the home while preserving it's "legacy and uniqueness."
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To learn more about the home, no need to "[Leave] on a Jet Plane" to Aspen, you can check out the listing <a href="https://www.aspengloballuxury.com/listings/570-johnson-drive/" target="_blank">HERE</a>.
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Denver died in October 1997 when the single-seat, Long-EZ airplane he was piloting crashed off the California coast. He was 53.
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