12 Camino Lucero, Placitas NM
The contemporary design of this home was inspired by the works of two renowned Mexican architects- Luis Barragan and his disciple Ricardo Legoretta. The massive solid adobe walls are covered in hand-troweled plaster, and create interior spaces that promote peaceful tranquility and extravagant spaciousness. This modern home uses traditional adobe processes and rich materials. Sweeping natural landscapes surround this very private setting, and the dramatic scenery is revealed from the large picture windows. A 1706. sq. ft. aquatic room w/ 45-foot heated pool and a 507 sq. ft. heated workshop are not included in sq. ft. Photovoltaic installation on ground plus rooftop solar panels provide supplemental energy. Property includes adjacent 1.7-acre lot with fenced organic farm and private well.