230 Hinz Drive is an exceptional mountain home in the elite resort community of Hidden Lake, near Angel Fire. This 4,071 square foot thoughtful, efficient design was built by Tom Reik in 2008 and its flexible floor plan includes four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and study, with a 1,156 square feet heated, attached three car garage with workshop. Situated on 30.7 acres of forested terrain comprised of two legal lots #23 and 24 measuring 19.7 acres with house and 11 acres respectively. Additional greenhouse/sunroom has skylight, exhaust, water faucet and floor drain.
State of the art 2×8 construction with triple pane windows and polyicynene spray foam insulation in walls and ceilings deliver up to 50% energy savings, noise abatement and moisture control. In floor radiant heating is powered by a Kit Carson ETS (Electric Thermal Storage) system purchased at off-peak rates with whole house surge protector. A 35 KV Generac propane fueled back-up generator has automatic transfer in case of utility service interruption. Private septic system, buried 500 gallon propane tank, and underground utilities. Propane instant hot water heaters.
Four indoor Heatilator wood burning fireplaces with glass enclosures and outside air intakes; one outdoor wood burning fireplace on patio off living area. West porch is wired for hot tub. 12,000 gallon cistern is fed by a potential 80,000 gallons of annual water catchment based on average rain and snow fall, and has never required filling. Multi-stage filter and UV light whole house water treatment system with covered roof gutters and enclosed down spouts. Security system includes perimeter and interior, smoke, fire and temperature alarm sensors. Kit Carson broadband Internet at the house; satellite TV available.
Vaulted 10’ ceilings and designer finishes include granite and soapstone countertops, alder cabinet systems, and ceramic tile floors. Stainless steel appliances include Thermador hood with heating station, Kitchen Aid refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher and compactor; 225 bottle wine cooler and Le Cornue six burner double oven gas range. Electrolux washer and dryer convey. Storage includes walk in kitchen pantry, butler’s pantry, under stairs and two attic closets. Downstairs split Master Bedroom suite includes private study and ensuite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms downstairs; two upstairs with shared bath and private balconies overlooking mountain views. Sold fully furnished and ready to move in!
Originally surveyed by Kit Carson, Hidden Lake, nestled in a 1500 acre alpine forest, is a Fire-Wise 99 lot community surrounded by State and National Forest with aspen, Douglas fir, Bristol Cone pine and Engleman spruce trees, and a natural lake. Plentiful wildlife includes elk, deer, bear, turkey, grouse, and song birds. No hunting is allowed. Hidden Lake HOA fees are $1,100 per lot per year and include road maintenance, snow removal, twice daily security drive by each house, private stocked fishing lake with boat docks for non-motorized boats. Horses and pets are allowed. Serviced by nine miles of all-weather gravel roads, utilities are all underground and include fiber optic data lines. Located 13 miles southeast of Angel Fire on the north face of Ocate Mesa at 10,200’ elevation with stunning views of Truchas Peaks, Wheeler Peak and Baldy Mountain.
4 Wheel drive is recommended. Graded, gravel drive with ample guest parking. Dog pens in garage; three acres of outdoor dog run secured by Invisible Fence. All this and priced below current appraisal value! If you’re looking for a safe, year round retreat to the forest, this is it. Ride your horses, hike, and pick wild chanterelle and porcini mushrooms outside your door. Less than half an hour from Angel Fire amenities.