26287 US Highway 64 is a beautiful mountain home located on the South facing side of Taos Canyon just 8 miles from Taos Plaza. Situated on 6.82 acres of forested terrain, this 1,928 square foot main house was thoughtfully remodeled in 2015 and its flexible, open floor plan includes three bedrooms, two bathrooms and separate living space on the second floor that could be used as an office.
Large picture windows in the Living/Dining area features a southern exposure and provide plenty of sunlight and warmth as well as mountain views. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances with a Viking Professional gas range, refrigerator, and dishwasher. Beautiful concrete countertops that are accented with slate trim and backsplash. Knotty alder wood cabinets with open corner shelving, an island to allow for eat-in dining, and additional storage. Master bedroom is located on the main floor and has private access to the deck for enjoying beautiful summer sunsets. The laundry space is conveniently located in the large master closet area across from the master en-suite bathroom. Main level floors is Saltillo tile; upper level is fresh carpet. This house offers ample storage throughout the home. Home is heated by a Lochinvar Knight heating boiler with hydronic base board heating system and a wood stove on the main floor living/dining area.
The cozy 563 square feet one bedroom/one bathroom guesthouse located conveniently behind the main house has also been updated recently. Perfect for visiting guests, vacation rentals, long term tenant, or onsite property manager. Includes a kitchen, living/dining room, private bedroom with loft for additional sleeping or storage, closet, second laundry area with washer/dryer set, and full bathroom. In addition to the electric wall heater, the guesthouse features a wood stove that keeps the cabin nice and toasty during winter months.
A lovely, paved cobblestone patio with wood deck lies between the two houses, perfect for outdoor entertaining. Shrubs and low-hanging branches have been removed for wildfire mitigation while still maintaining the look and feel of forest living. Property borders National Forest. Two-car attached finished garage with workshop and additional storage space. Structural support was added in garage to appropriately support upper level of the house. Deck railings were recently replaced and updated. Additional support was also added to all attached decks. Roof material on both buildings is Pro Panel metal. Main home has a water softener system, and both houses have reverse osmosis systems for drinking water. The well was recently renovated with new pipes, pump, pressure tank, and housing.
This property is sold turnkey with all furnishings except a short exceptions list of Seller’s personal items. A rare opportunity to purchase a flexible, comfortable forest mountain home and guesthouse suitable for extended family and friends or nightly rentals in desirable Taos Canyon. Move in today, walk outside the door and hike the Carson National Forest!
Qualifying Broker/Owner Sharon Bumpas Gilster is the only broker chosen by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World to represent Taos, NM, one of only three LeadingRE members in New Mexico, and is a recipient of the LeadingRE Crown of Excellence Award, an unprecedented honor for any Taos real estate…Read More