A house made out of shipping containers comes with a futuristic-looking bunker under a trap door — take a look inside the minimalist home sitting on a Colorado ranch

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A custom home made out of shipping containers on a Colorado ranch is on the market for $US1.5 million.

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Bryan Cournoyer of Douglas Elliman represents the listing.

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The property sits on 35 acres about 40 minutes northwest of Aspen.

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Though just 15 minutes from the town of Carbondale, it feels worlds away.

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The property is surrounded by horse farms …

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… and boasts unobstructed views of the Elk Mountain range and Roaring Fork Valley.

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Every so often, elk wander over to the property from the valley.

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The home is minimalistic in its design, placing an emphasis on views of the mountains and surrounding land.

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Its modern kitchen has stainless steel appliances …

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… and transitions into a living area with floor-to-ceiling windows.

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Throughout the home, dark wood floors contrast with white corrugated steel walls.

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In a surprise twist, the living room floor opens up to a bunker.

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Resembling something out of ‘Star Trek,’ it can be used as a safe room or a wine cellar.

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A spiral staircase leads to two bedrooms upstairs.

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Each opens up to a spacious outdoor deck.

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Cournoyer told Business Insider that the property qualifies for agricultural zoning and therefore a large tax benefit.

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