3893 State Road 68 #Lower Ranchitos $2,600,000

3893 State Road 68 #Lower Ranchitos

  • Price: $2,600,000
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Baths: 5
  • MLS: 201903047
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • Acres: 26.1
  • Area: 70-Taos and Environ
  • Garage: 2
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Guest House: Yes
  • Main House Sqft: 4,200
  • Guest House Sqft: 1,600
  • Total Sqft: 5,800

Presenting Broker

Darlene Streit

Darlene Streit

(505) 920-8001

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Sotheby's International Realty
326 Grant Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Description

Beauty, Balance and Nature. Escape to this private compound on 26 acres with expansive views of the Taos Valley. The 2 bedroom grand main house, two guest homes (two bedrooms/one bathroom each) and gardens are a balance of contemporary modern and ancient Pueblo architecture. Santa Fe architect John Barton and contractor Ken Wolosin designed the site with contemporary adobe construction including gently tapered walls atop stacked flagstone foundations. While the views are grand, the houses live in balance with the surrounding high desert setting. Thoughtful gardens complete the setting with special attention to the natural surroundings. The main house features an entry gallery, expansive living area with a west wall of custom windows featuring sweeping views from the Rio Grande Gorge to Taos Mountain to Georgia O'Keefe's Cerro Pedernal in Abiquiu all the way to Mt. Blanca in Colorado. Luxurious master suite, gourmet kitchen, dining room, two kiva fireplaces, handmade tiles in bathrooms and guest suite. Spacious floorplan, slate floors, rustic vigas and alluring lighting add to the appeal. Elegant indoor entertaining areas transition with ease to the outdoor living spaces, meandering paths and plenty of private acres to explore. Embrace the balance of beauty and nature at this one-of-a-kind, elegant compound.

Additional Features

  • Type: Single Family
  • Style: Contemporary, Other - See Remarks
  • Levels: Single
  • Full Baths: 4
  • Half Baths: 1
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Days On Market: 77
  • Age: 21 - 30 Years
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number Fireplaces: Four or more
  • Fireplace Type: Kiva, Wood Stove
  • Cooling: None
  • Floor: Other - See Remarks
  • Construction: Adobe, Frame, Rock, Other - See Remarks
  • Sewage: Septic
  • Electric: Public
  • Gas: Propane
  • Telephone: Underground
  • Extras: Cooking - Gas, Garage Door Opener, Hot Tub/Spa, Insulated Windows, Landscaped, Vigas & Beams, Wine Cellar, Other - See Remarks
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Neighborhoods

Taos Area

Taos is a town in the north-central region of New Mexico in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and incorporated in 1934. Other nearby communities include Ranchos de Taos, Cañon, Taos Canyon, Ranchitos, El Prado, and Arroyo Seco. The town is close to Taos Pueblo, the Native American village and tribe from which it takes its name. Beginning in 1899, artists began to settle in Taos; six formed the

Schools

  • Elementary School: Taos
  • Junior High School: Taos Jr High
  • High School: Taos High School

Listing Brokerage

Joel Schantz

Berkshire Hathaway HomeService

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