ARTIST'S/WRITER'S RETREAT IN PICTURESQUE MOUNTAIN VILLAGE

Frances J. Fischer

Advertiser since 2010
Speaks english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Frances J. Fischer

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ARTIST'S/WRITER'S RETREAT IN PICTURESQUE MOUNTAIN VILLAGE

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

Overview

Truchas House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

High end modern adobe construction with traditional features including thick plaster walls, wood beamed ceilings, wood/brick floors with radiant heating, luxury tiled bathrooms, and French doors to covered portal with snow capped mountain views. Recent construction with historic core. Not suitable for children. Pets?- horses only, sorry.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Frances J. Fischer (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2010

About Frances J. Fischer

Owner is from Scotland and area reminded family of Scotland and provided requisite privacy.

Frances J. Fischer purchased this house in 1975

Why Frances J. Fischer chose Truchas

Mountain views, starry skies, backyard of two national forests, wilderness area, friendly helpful people, comfortable climate. Easy access to Santa Fe, Taos, Los Alamos, Bandelier, Abiquiui, Jemez Springs, Ojo Caliente and Truchas peaks.

What makes this house unique

A. Art Galleries - 14 studios and galleries, weaving and woodworking B. Beginning Trailhead to Truchas Peak and Wilderness Areas C. Sanctuario de Chimayo - traditional vernacular adobe pilgrimage site. D. Santa Clara Lake - fishing and boating E. Nearby Golf and Casinos/Conference Facilities H. Ojo Caliente Hot Springs and Spa I. Rio Grande River Rafting J. Abiquiui/ Georgia O'Keefe K. Bandelier National Monument and Ruins L. Close to Scientific Research Community of Los Alamos. Horse back riding available next door.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

Artist's/Writer's Retreat in Picturesque Mountain village
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
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Artist's/Writer's Retreat in Picturesque Mountain village
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p324806vb
Truchas New Mexico
Cambridge, MA
5

Truly exceptional retreat

  • 5 of 5
This lovely home impressed me immediately with its stunning views from every room and peaceful quiet all around. Every amenity is available in this high-end renovation, from great cooking kitchen (large gas stove, dishwasher, etc) to enormous walk-in shower, spa tub, sauna, heated floors, towel warmers etc. The spacious rooms have high ceilings and charming details (though not too much decor - I appreciated the minimalist touch) including a kiva fireplace that is well-drafted and large enough for a roaring fire to warm the room nicely. The house is made of traditional adobe construction so it's really well insulated. Good flow for large groups, plenty of space to spread out and find privacy from the group if necessary. Setting is as stunning with views that would rival any Truchas property. As an artist, I found this a terrific retreat where I could get lots of reading, thinking and making done. A fantastic month of beauty, respite, peaceful walks and stupendous sunsets - there was even a full solar eclipse while I was there! Dreaming of that house . . .
  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Albuquerque
Nearest Barpub
11 Miles
Rancho de Chimayo
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Black Mesa
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Lamy
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
State Road 76
Nearest Restaurant
11 Miles
Rancho de Chimayo
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Taos
Car: necessary

Enjoy the uniqueness of this small traditional Hispanic village located at the base of the Truchas Peaks. Altitude is 8,500 so it is very cool in the summer. Setting of the Robert Redford Film the 'Milagro Beanfield War'. Horse back riding is available next door. Many additional sports / activities available further away than 15 minutes.

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Photos

Photos

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Truchas House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Base Rate
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$150
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$900
$3,548
 

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Notes Book now and inquire about longer term consideration for academics.
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Amenities

Amenities

Truchas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Bathroom 1 Upstairs - Jet tub, large separate walk in shower, two sinks, tile Bathroom 2 Downstairs - Sauna, two sinks, walk in shower, tile
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
Notes:
Downstairs double bed suitable for mobility impaired. Downstairs has no steps.
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