Set in La Tierra, this exceptional 5 bedroom, 8 bath home with 2-room studio on 16+ acres combines unparalleled elegance with comfort and style. Perfect for entertaining, the open living space offers an impressive yet inviting area in which to gather. The well-appointed gourmet kitchen with adjacent dining area boasts a fireplace of its own, a 60 inch Wolf range, ample counterspace, plus a caterers pantry. The master suite offers a spacious retreat including built in shelves, seating area and fireplace. The roomy master bath is a tranquil space with a soaking tub, open shower, and subtle stone and wood accents. Adding to the appeal is a large theater room and a large guest suite with its own entrance. Well-separated from the master, the guest suite has two bedrooms, fireplace with insert, and a unique bathroom oasis. Adjacent is an inviting library; a perfect showcase for collectables. The lower level has a large greenhouse, an exercise room, and private guestroom with bath and outside entrance. A 2-car garage completes the main house. A detached 3148 sq ft building has 2 artists studios, offices, a bathroom, spacious patio, and generous storage. Below is a 3-car garage with tall ceilings and 2 storage rooms. This home has a private well, 3 septic systems, 3 furnaces, 2 propane tanks, and a pet-containment system. Landscaped gardens lead out to acres of natural vegetation. Enjoy the serene mountain and sunset views from this home in the hills just north of Santa Fe.