Sotheby's International Realty ®
A significant, historical Santa Fe treasure, the De la Pena/Frank Applegate Residence was a favorite destination of, & extensively photographed by Ansel Adams. Documented by the Library of Congress in 1937 as one of only 8 New Mexico buildings of national importance, this extraordinary gated estate is tucked away down a private lane on 1.74 acres in the heart of the coveted Eastside, just steps away from the famed Canyon Rd fine art galleries and restaurants. Recently honored with the prestigious 2022 Historic Preservation Award, this incomparable property has been extensively renovated utilizing only the highest level of craftsmanship & quality. The premier location & provenance of this unique offering is unsurpassed. Spanish officer Francisco De la Pena purchased the property in 1845, and was later acquired by artist/architect Frank Applegate. The property consists of a 5BR, 7B adobe main house with a placita courtyard, guest casita, 2 garages, clay tennis court, ramada, & private well. A Control 4 Smart Home operating system connects virtually all of the technology in the home. Exquisite architectural & artistic details showcased throughout the property capture the romanticism of classic Santa Fe style. The alluring outdoor areas feature fabulous entertaining spaces, mature trees, multiple courtyards & gardens, a lush lawn, portals & privacy. The main house is furnished with a rare collection of museum quality Spanish Colonial antiques that are available for purchase.
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