Elegant living in a tranquil setting, this open and inviting home, and former residence of famed football legend Don Meredith, is located in Quail Run offering 24/7 staffed security gate, and full country club amenities including restaurant and golf. The detached 4 bedroom, 5 bath home, tucked away among tall trees is a private oasis. Entry leads into the impressive living room with a 2 story soaring ceiling and grand fireplace (one of 3). A wrought iron chandelier and clerestory windows add to the atmosphere. Two double french doors lead to the covered portal and garden, perfect for entertaining. There is a separate formal dining room. The kitchen with built-in appliances, custom wood cabinetry, and a center island, has a full-sized breakfast room with kiva fireplace. Granite countertops, coved ceilings and wet bar with ice maker complete the setting. Walk in pantry adjoins and a full laundry room. The master suite has kiva fireplace, and double French doors to the patio garden, 2 large bathrooms, 3 walk in closets - all on the main floor along with a library, TV room, office. Upstairs on each side of the loft is a full-sized bedroom, bathroom, each with city/mountain views and a deck, large enough to entertain. Extras include 2 swamp coolers, central vacuum, wood beams, lintels, and corbels. There are custom painted saltillo tile floors throughout (upstairs is carpeted) and a 2 car garage. Just minutes from the Santa Fe Plaza, the hospital, and shopping and dining.