The 145 Quintana Road Earthship - $240,000
Spectacular panoramic views on five acres surround this
one-bedroom earthship on the western slopes of the Sangre de
Cristo Mountains just below the Latir Peaks Wilderness Area.
Views lead from snowcapped mountains overhead, to across the
Taos Plateau and distant peaks beyond. This beautiful home
complements its gorgeous surroundings.
Upon arriving at the east-facing entry, you are greeted by a
beautiful covered patio that serves as an outside living room in
the spring, summer and fall.
View from this patio look beyond the piņon and juniper step
where this property sits to the snow-capped Latir Peaks and
their adjoining canyons.
Upon entering the front door you enter this bright entry area
that serves as mud room to kick off your shoes as well as a
system/mechanical room. A separate door separates this
space from the main living area to keep warm air from escaping
on cool days.
From the mudroom, you enter the home's
spacious Great Room. Here you see the distinctive
diagonally set Saltillo Tile floor, rustic adobe walls and New
Mexico-style viga ceiling. Windows provide light and
The large corner kiva fireplace provides both a
dramatic focal point for the room as well as warmth on cool days.
The kitchen sits at the front of this room.
With large counter spaces, lots of natural light, and terrific
views, any cook will enjoy this space. Under the counter
sits a combination of a washing machine and clothes dryer.
The comfortable bedroom sits on the west side of
the home. It built-in cabinetry provides storage and and
The homes bathroom sits in the front corner of
the home - in front of the bedroom. Its windows take in
the wonderful views and natural surroundings.
The custom tile shower allows with its glass
wall allows you to take in the mountain views - with a piņon
pine placed just right for privacy.