Villa Serena - Santa Fe, NM
Call this a unique estate or an exceptional compound, above all it is a gracious and charming home created and treasured by the same owner for over 30 years. With the benefit of a private well the completely enclosed, approx. 4.0 acre parcel became a botanical paradise, with specimen fruit trees, aspens, yews and innumerable flowering plants dispersed throughout a series of private walled courtyards, sweeping lawns and ornamental ponds and waterfalls. The entire property has been organically maintained for over 30 years. The original house now contains multiple bedrooms and baths â€“including a sumptuous owner's suiteâ€”large â€œeat inâ€ kitchen, formal living and dining rooms, spacious den, office, exercise room and gorgeous outside entertainment areas with views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains. Virtually all rooms enjoy uninterrupted views of the extensive gardens. An attached casita, â€œRose Cottageâ€, contains living and dining areas, bedroom, bath and enclosed patios. â€œPinon Cottageâ€ is a 2 BR, 2 BA guesthouse with living and dining rooms, kitchen, 2 outdoor areas plus attached garage. The rustically charming â€œBarn Casitaâ€ adjoins the stables which were long the home of the cherished Arabian, Chaco. Property has garage spaces for 5+ vehicles plus abundant parking on the grounds. Villa Serena is literally walking distance to Santa Fe's Plaza making it an in-town opportunity not to be missed by those who want the comfort inherent in a magnificent Santa Fe home.