About This 1845 Historic House For Sale In Santa Fe New Mexico
An authentic piece of Santa Fe history, this extraordinary gated estate is tucked away down a private lane on 1.74 acres in the heart of the Eastside, just steps away from the famed Canyon Rd art galleries & restaurants. Recently honored with the prestigious 2022 Historic Preservation Award, this incomparable property has been extensively renovated utilizing only the highest level of craftsmanship & quality.
Known as the De la Peña/Frank Applegate Residence, the coveted, premier location & provenance of this unique offering is unsurpassed. Spanish Army Sgt. Francisco De la Peña purchased the property in 1845 and then in the 1920’s it was purchased by artist Frank Applegate. The property consists of a 5BR, 7B adobe main house with a placita courtyard, guest casita, 2 garages, clay tennis court, ramada, & a private well. A Control 4 smart home operating system connects virtually all of the technology in the home.
Exquisite architectural & artistic details showcased throughout the property capture the romanticism of classic Santa Fe style. The alluring outdoor areas feature fabulous entertaining spaces, mature trees, multiple courtyards & gardens, a lush lawn, portals & privacy. The main house is furnished with a rare collection of museum quality Spanish Colonial antiques, textiles & NM punched tin work that is available for purchase.