Escape the world in your own private high desert retreat! This unique custom-built residence sits on over 11 acres and was designed to maximize views of Cerro Pedernal, Abiquiu Lake, and the red rocks of the Georgia O'Keeffe Ghost Ranch. This property is a true work of art created with a vision of unmatched elegance while blending seamlessly into the natural landscape. Improvements This adobe style residence is truly one of kind and was designed to capture the essence of the natural beauty of the landscape surrounding it. Designed with a host of unique features, including an extraordinary open living space with high arches, a central gas fireplace, and floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking endless views. Built to blend seamlessly into the surrounding cliffs, it incorporates a large sandstone rock into the central living area. Boasting multiple verandas, porches, and a large covered balcony just off the main living areas, the home is the perfect setting for entertaining or enjoying the peace and quiet of an early morning coffee. At approximately 3000 sq ft of living space with 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, there is plenty of room for all your loved ones. Featuring two master suites with private balconies and two additional bedrooms with an additional living space off of the main living area, there is also opportunity for a quiet retreat from the main living area. The kitchen was designed with the entertaining chef in mind, and features granite countertops, Viking appliances including a gas range, spacious cabinets, a sitting bar, and one of the most spectacular views in the entire house. The property also features a large outside storage shed and another shed that has been used for storage but could easily house livestock or horses. Upper and lower parking areas ensure enough parking is available for all your toys and guests. Located in a highly desirable area, this home would also make a great investment property and could be sold turn-key if desired. Come experience the breathtaking colors of sunrises and sunsets while gazing across the lake towards the towering cliffs above Ghost Ranch. Location This home is part of the gated lake community on Abiquiu Lake. The location affords easy lake access with  a private neighborhood lake access as well as a public boat launch about 10 minutes away and the charming village of Abiquiu approximately 25 minutes away. Abiquiu offers several restaurants and a boutique hotel. The area is known as one of the most picturesque in New Mexico, and has been a filming destination for many Westerns and other movies, including the opening scene of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Cowboys & Aliens, City Slickers, Red Dawn, Wyatt Earp, and The Last Outlaw. The capital city of New Mexico, Santa Fe, offers skiing, hiking, biking, dining, shopping and a regional airport with easy access to hub airports including Denver and Dallas. Santa Fe is an easy 1.5 hour drive to the property. Abiquiu Lake is a beautiful reservoir offering excellent fishing, camping, boating and other outdoor recreation in Northern New Mexico. Located in NM Big Game Unit 5B, the property’s proximity to the Santa Fe National Forest also offers fantastic mule deer and elk hunting opportunities in 6A, 6C, and the famed Valles Caldera in Unit 6B as well as endless hiking and off road adventures. The area also has a fascinating history, with reptile fossils dating back 200 millions years found nearby. Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1998, the nearby Ghost Ranch was the primary residence and studio of artist Georgia O’Keeffe. It is considered one of the most important artistic sites in the southwestern United States.

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Acreage: 11.08
Price: $1,550,000  
MLS/Other ID: 1228
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