Caroline D. Russell
Welcome to the Santa Fe in-town Grand Estate! Sweeping views are the hallmark of this classic Santa Fe hillside property designed by renowned architect, John Midyette. This nearly 9000 square foot family estate consists of an adobe main house, lower level pool house/entertainment area and a separate casita. The estate embodies all the luxurious amenities one would expect, while embracing the comfortable Santa Fe lifestyle. Enter the great room through 20 foot antique doors from a Mexican church, where floor to ceiling windows showcase the mountain views with city views in the foreground. The current owners have thoughtfully added on to the original house with a generous master suite, art gallery hallway culminating in a whimsical outdoor fountain, and a well-appointed office The property is an entertainers dream with an elegant dining room, with its own portal and kiva; and a gourmet kitchen with high-end finishes and butlers pantry. All of the bedrooms are on the main level and include ensuite baths. There's ideal separation between guest and master wings. The lower level pool house and entertainment space, with its own kitchenette and shower, is perfect for family fun and gathering. Santa Fe style appointments ensures this property's distinctive character--vigas, latillas, coved ceilings, multiple fireplace/kivas, bookshelves, wet bars, and private portals. All of this is surrounded by lush mature landscaping, and privacy is protected by the additional acre.
Sotheby's Int. RE/Washington