New Mexico’s River Ranch, aka Estancia del Rio — which is constructed on 1,000 acres as soon as owned by clothier (and Santa Fe native) Tom Ford — is available on the market for $8.95 million.
It first hit the marketplace for $12 million in 2019.
The four-bedroom, 4½-bath steel-and-concrete residence at 411 Mesa Prieta Road in Youngsville is 4,500 sq. ft.
It was constructed, together with further casitas, round 2011 to 2012 “to take advantage of the pink and red hills and valley of the Piedra Lumbre land grant,” made well-known by artist Georgia O’Keeffe, notes the itemizing.
Ford owned the land earlier than he purchased an even bigger and “more glamorous” ranch, often called Cerro Pelon, which sits on 20,662 acres and is anchored by a contemporary concrete residence with glass partitions and a reflecting pool, designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Tadao Ando.
Estancia del Rio sits on 1,000 acres.Marshall Elias PhotographyOne of the property’s 4 bedrooms.Marshall Elias PhotographyThere’s 4,500 sq. ft of residing house inside.Marshall Elias PhotographyThe ranch’s (a lot appreciated, given the placement) pool.Marshall Elias Photography
Ford first listed Cerro Pelon, within the Galisteo Basin simply exterior of Santa Fe, for $75 million in 2016, earlier than promoting it final 12 months in the course of the pandemic, when it was final asking $48 million, mentioned dealer Clayton Orrigo of Compass, who repped the client. That property was additionally used to movie motion pictures like “Silverado,” “All the Pretty Horses” and “Thor.”
The vendor of Estancia del Rio is Fred Haas, a musician, philanthropist and horse proprietor, who says he’s promoting as a result of he must be nearer to Santa Fe for his horses.
“I love it here and bought it for the peace and quiet, to just be in nature and as a get away. It’s so beautiful, I hate to sell it,” Haas informed Gimme Shelter.
The nature vistas are chic.Marshall Elias PhotographyThe scenery-rich ranch was inbuilt 2011.Marshall Elias Photography
Estancia del Rio can be close to Ghost Ranch, a beloved ranch within the southwest, made well-known by O’Keeffe, who painted the Cerro Pedernal mountain subsequent to Estancia del Rio. “She called it her mountain, and you can see it from my doorstep,” Haas mentioned.
The property is made up of two individually deeded 500-acre tracts and borders Carson National Forest and the Chama River Canyon Wilderness space.
The itemizing dealer is Gary Bobolsky, of Sotheby’s International Realty.