740 Cruz Alta Road

$2,250,000

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740 Cruz Alta Road

$2,250,000

  • 4 beds
  • 4 baths
  • 4725 sqft

Contact Listing Broker

Vicki Markley

(505) 927-3229

Key Features

  • MLS: 202001139
  • Status: Active
  • Price: $2,250,000
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Full Baths: 3
  • Half Baths: 1
  • Area: 70-Taos and Environ
  • Type: Single Family
  • Acres: 3.87
  • Studio: Yes
  • Guest House: Yes
  • Main House Sqft: 3,429
  • Guest House Sqft: 768
  • Studio Sqft: 528
  • Total Sqft: 4,725

About this Property

Custom-designed and built in 2003, this incomparable home and guesthouse sit amid professionally landscaped grounds in the quiet, picturesque Taos Valley, enjoying spectacular views and true relaxation. The adobe main residence occupies a single level, with interior spaces spanning 3,429 square feet and featuring custom wood doors and cabinetry, quarried French limestone countertops and flooring, four kiva fireplaces, a kitchen with a Wolf range and a Sub-Zero refrigerator, a whole-house audio system, two laundry rooms, a central vacuum system, and Hunter Douglas shades throughout. The master bedroom suite is situated on one end of the home, while two guest bedrooms, a full bath, and an office are located on the other, creating privacy for both owners and visitors. The oversized heated garage includes plentiful storage space. A workshop or office with a half bath is located on one end of the garage, while an exercise room with bamboo flooring on the other end could easily serve as a studio or office. The 768-square-foot guesthouse is tucked above the garage and features a full kitchen, a Murphy queen bed, a full bath, walnut flooring, a gas stove, and two portales. Enveloping the residence are more than 100 mature trees—including 24 fruit trees—and a number of outdoor living spaces, each positioned for utmost enjoyment. Extensive perennials, raised-bed gardens, two wells, and surface irrigation rights complete the idyllic picture.

Additional Features

  • Type: Single Family
  • Style: North New Mexico, Ranch
  • Levels: Two Story
  • Sewage: Septic
  • Electric: Generator-Gas,Public,Solar (PV)
  • Gas: Natural
  • Telephone: On-Site
  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Horses Allowed: Yes
  • Days On Market: 170
  • Age: 11 - 20 Years
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number Fireplaces: Four or more
  • Fireplace Type: Gas, Kiva
  • Cooling: None
  • Floor: Wood, Stone
  • Construction: Adobe, Stucco
  • Extras: Cable TV, Cooking - Gas, Garage Door Opener, Insulated Windows, Landscaped, RV Parking Available, Security System, Sprinkler/Drip Sys., Streams, Vigas & Beams, Water Softener

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
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