Unique accents, versatile spaces and verdant grounds are the hallmarks of this extraordinary gated property just north of Santa Fe. Ease of living is the focus of this 5 bedroom, 4 bath retreat on about 1.9 acres of lushly-landscaped land with mature trees and grass front and back. A large rear portal offers a kiva fireplace and ready access to a barn that could house your horse or become a studio. The bright and updated kitchen boasts a full complement of appliances including a 4-burner range with center grill. There’s a farmhouse sink, wine fridge and informal dining area to complete the setting for entertaining or enjoying an evening cooking at home. With 4 additional fireplaces throughout, and light from ample windows, you’ll feel surrounded by warmth in the winter and enjoy the view of the greenery in the warmer seasons. Every room, upstairs and down, is a visual experience. Wood beams and carved corbels throughout add to the ambiance. Other features include drip irrigation and security system, and water purification and water softening systems. Located 1.2 miles north of Tesuque Village Market, this Northern New Mexico-style two-story home has baseboard and radiant in-floor heating, wood and tile floors, natural gas, and a private well with 6 acre feet of water. Acequia water rights allow for a stream to flow through the property for irrigation; perfect for growing a garden. Escape the bustle and relax in the cool, private setting just minutes from Santa Fe Plaza.