This wonderful property is located in the beautiful Sapello River Valley, 15 minutes northwest of Las Vegas, NM (San Miguel County)
The custom 2400 sq ft home with passive solar features is nestled into the pine covered ridge to the rear and over 450 of Sapello River frontage. Amenities within the home include two bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, radiant floor heating, plenty of storage space, a cozy kitchen with coffee bar, stainless steel appliance pkg, quality lighting, wood doors and ceiling fans throughout. The master suite has an attached sun room to enjoy the warm winter sun and views of Hermits Peak, a garden tub for relaxing, a separate shower and walk in closet. The large multi use bonus room fills with light and can be used as an additional sun room, artists studio, home gym or additional living space.
The fully landscaped front yard has several mature flower beds, garden plots, grape vines, apple and shade trees. Family and friends will love the surrounding views from the open and covered patio areas. Out buildings include a 26 x 52 covered RV storage with power and waste outlet, a 24 x 36 open barn and small equipment shed. One domestic well and a 3500 gallon water storage tank provide service to the home, 450 gallons of propane storage heat the home, as well as a wood burning stove within the cozy library.
Equestrian Buyers can raise your own hay (400 + bales annually). Open barn for cover. Pleanty of room to build that dream barn with stables. Trail ride up the mountain in the cool pines or head to the vast national forest only minutes away. Currently 10+ acres are irrigated via the community ditch for alfalfa and hay crop, additional acreage around the home can be watered from the Sapello River. Gardens and flower beds are watered by the domestic well and various frost free faucets.
This amazing property provides food, shelter and water for all native wildlife. Elk and deer can be seen grazing the native grasses, drinking from the river and bedding among the shade trees. Buyers may elect to pursue Landowner Elk permits are issued from the Special Management Zone, ( Negotiable with NMGF) and Mule deer tags are unlimited and over the counter, private land. Anglers have many destinations within an hours drive such as Story Lake, Morphy Lake as well as dozens of local rivers and creeks. Of course one can fish the 450+ of river frontage within the property as well.
Recreation such as Sking is close by at Santa Fe, Taos, Red River, Sipapu, Angel Fire.
Paved all weather, state maintained roads provide access the property. Goods, services and schools are minutes away in Las Vegas, NM. Elevation is 7100'-7400'
Santa Fe, NM is a brief 1 hour commute. Albuquerque, NM is a 2 hour commute. Neighboring states such as Colorado, Texas and Oklahoma are all within a 2-3 hour drive.