Beds: 3
Baths: 3 full, 2 half
Sqft: 10,037
Sqft lot: 12,937,320
Acre lot: 297
1178 Days On Market

Courtesy of Stan Harrell, Coldwell Banker Mountain Properties.

Status: Active
Property Type: Single Family
Neighborhood: Hidden Lake
Days On Website: 1178

Property Details for 157 Mertz Place, Angel Fire, NM 87710

LOCATION Los Cielos Ranch is located in the north central mountains of New Mexico. It is approximately 10 miles south of the Angel Fire Resort. LOCAL AMENITIES The Angel Fire Resort offers a great family ski resort with New Mexico’s only two high speed lifts and 67 ski trails. The Angel Fire Resort also offers an 18 hole PGA Golf Course, tennis center and country club with bar food and fine dining. Angel Fire also has a full service airport with a 8,900 foot runway capable of accommodating a Lear 45. Taos, NM is about 35 miles away and offers eclectic shopping, art galleries, museums, a world renowned ski area, a modern hospital and a full service, newly expanded jet accessible airport. The mountain towns of Red River, and Eagle Nest are also easily accessible. Red River has a nice ski area, fishing and year round entertainment. Eagle Nest is known for Eagle Nest Lake and the fishing in Cimarron Canyon. ACCESS Los Cielos Ranch is accessed by NM Highway 120. It has three electronic gates; one from state maintained NM Highway 120, one from County maintained Colfax County Road B-38. The final gate is from Mertz Place which is a road within the Hidden Lake Subdivision. Los Cielos includes two lots within the Hidden Lake Subdivision. HOA dues for Hidden Lake pays for road maintenance and fish ing in Hidden Lake. Hidden Lake is a private lake and notorious for trophy trout. IMPROVEMENTS Los Cielos Ranch is a luxury recreational retreat. The main structure is a log lodge design. It was built with timbers brought from British Columbia. This home has a very private setting with exceptional views to the west ranging from Pecos Wilderness to the Wheeler Peak Wilderness. It also has a great view of Black Lake where the mini-series Lonesome Dove was filmed. It has multiple living areas including the entry living area with massive vaulted ceilings highlighted with spectacular views and two rock fireplaces. The gourmet kitchen has sub- zero appliances, granite countertops, working island and access to a large pantry area. It also has a sitting area with its own fireplace. The main house has three bedrooms, three full baths and two half baths. All the bedrooms have in-suite bathrooms. There is also a separate one bedroom, one bath apartment above the three-car garage. The master suite has a huge vaulted ceiling, fireplace and a private patio accessed from the bedroom or bath. The master bath has two vanities, center island with drawers, soaking tub and shower with access to spacious “His and Hers” walk-in closets. The seven fireplaces located within the main house are all masonry construction with gas available to each for wood fire starting or conversion to gas burning fires. Other rooms in the main house nclude two office areas, wine cellar with tasting area, workout area, private storage, maintenance storage areas on the lower level and air-lock service entry for apartment, garage and main house. The main house has extensive landscaping with a large patio with its own fireplace and grill area. The patio area is highlighted with a re-circulating waterfall, creek and pond water feature. The landscaping Spectacular luxurious log lodge. Logs are red cedar brought from British Columbia. Fishing at Hidden Lake as well as the private pond on the property. Elk permits. Full information package available on request.


  • Source: Taos County

Appliances and Equipment

  • Dish Washer
  • Disposal
  • Double Oven
  • Dryer
  • Energy Star
  • Freezer
  • Gas Oven
  • Gas Range
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer
  • Water Filter


  • 3 full bathrooms
  • 2 half bathrooms


  • 3 bedrooms


  • 10,037 total heated living sqft
  • 10,037 total sqft (main house)
  • Two Story
  • Log
  • BBQ
  • Covered Porch
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Southwest


  • Air Conditioning

Exterior Features

  • Built in Hot Tub
  • Horses Allowed
  • Outbuildings
  • Shed/ Barn
  • Log


  • Family Room
  • Kitchen
  • Living Room
  • Patio
  • Primary Bedroom
  • Six+


  • Carpet
  • See Remarks
  • Wood


  • Type: Heated Attached
  • Capacity: 3

Guest House

  • 2 bedrooms

Guest Accommodations

  • 2 bedrooms


  • Surface water: Lake/Pond
  • Gas
  • Well


  • Fireplace
  • Forced Air
  • Hot Water Radiant

Interior Features

  • Latillas
  • Tongue & Groove
  • Vaulted Ceilings
  • Vigas
  • Alarm System
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Garage Dr Opener
  • Satellite Receiver
  • Smoke Detector(s)
  • Walk In Closet(s)


  • Subdivision: Hidden Lake


  • 297 acres
  • Land cover: Combo
  • Drip Irrigation
  • Gardens
  • Lawn
  • Sprinkler System
  • Trees
  • Cleared Lot
  • Horse Property
  • Ranch
  • View


  • Gravel


  • Funding


  • 5 total property full bathrooms
  • 2 total property half bathrooms
  • 5 total property bedrooms


  • Metal
  • Mixed


  • Elementary School: Eagle Nest Elem
  • Middle School/High School: Moreno High


  • Septic


  • Estimated Amount: tbd


  • Electric: Yes
  • Gas: Propane
  • Phone: Yes

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$9,000,000 - 157 Mertz Place, Angel Fire, NM 87710

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157 Mertz Place
Angel Fire, NM 87710
Subdivision: Hidden Lake

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