the montibon company
Studios New Mexico Masthead



Live/Work Studios plus Gallery/Showroom Space
For Sale or Lease.

FOR SALE: Las Vegas: 1045 8TH Street
$ 355,000

Beautiful Victorian Home with Detatched Garage / Studio
in the Historic New Town Neighborhood, Las Vegas, New Mexico

1045 8th Street, Historic New Town, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701
2,300 sq ft + detatched garage / studio (2,700 sq ft combined) + unfinished basement. Owner financing available with approved credit and specified down payment.

  • Historic Victorian red brick structure with white trim, built in 1905-1908
  • 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (full bath, half bath, 3/4 bath)
  • 2 story with finished attic, detatched 2-car garage / studio and unfinished basement
  • Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places
  • Property occupies 2 1/2 city lots
  • Recently updated with new plumbing and electrical
  • Living room includes hardwood floors with inlay detailing and fireplace with insert
  • Restored wood staircase, railings and wood trim throughout
  • Light-filled kItchen includes heritage gas stove and marble countertop on island
  • Master Bath features clawfoot bathtup with period fixtures
  • Kitchen includes dishwasher and garbage disposal
  • Extraordinary Victorian wall-paper and hand-painted detailing throughout
  • Beautiful garden courtyard in back
  • Fenced back yard includes covered deck and sprkinkler system
  •  Leaded glass windows and doors
  • High-effiency natural gas powered radiant heat
  •  Restored historic light fixtures
  • On-demand hot water system
  • Full-home security system
  • City water plus well on property
  • Detatched two car garage can be used as an art studio
  • Garage / art studio features 220v power for a kiln or welding equipment
  • Washer and Dryer hookups
  • Unfinished basement can be used for storage, or finished off and used as additional living or working space
  •  Located in a historic neighborhood originally built for merchants and railroaad executives
  • Adjacent to New Mexico Highlands University and New Town shops and dining
  • A ten-minute stroll to Old Town Plaza
  • Excellent neighborhood group and neighborhood watch program
  • Great neighbors: many artists, professors and professionals
Within walking distance: cafes, shops, restaurants, galleries, bars, bakeries, an office supply store, NMHU library, Carnegie Library, (both libraries serve the public), Carnegie Park, art supply store, organic food store, banks and more in New Town; 5-10 minute walk to Bridge Street / Old Town featuring New York Pizza, Plaza Hotel, Tome on the Range, (an excellent bookstore), antique stores, historic society, western wear and movie theater.

Nearby: wildlife refuge / bird sanctuary, historic un-restored Harvey House hotel, beautifully restored Amtrak station, (terminating in Chicago to the east and Los Angeles to the west), multiple hardware stores, gorgeous nearby highways for motorcycle / sports car / family road trips, golfing, skiing, (Taos, Sipapu, Angel Fire), boating and fishing (at nearby recreational lakes), hiking, biking and horseback riding trails.

Las Vegas offers: three colleges, (New Mexico Highlands Univerisity, United World College, Luna Community College), high-speed Internet (at renters expense), clean air, sunny skies (even in winter), easy highway access (to I-25), and the annual Rough Rider motorcycle rally. Las Vegas attracts international historic and cultural tourism with its overlapping Indian, Hispanic, Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe Railroad and Wild West history and culture. It's colleges and local organizations provide a myriad of cultural events year-round including film screenings, lectures and educational talks, live music, literary readings, live theater and dance.

Las Vegas is a burgeoning arts community 45 minutes east of Santa Fe on i-25. It's downtown was named one of two pilot Arts & Cultural Districts by the State of New Mexico. Property owners are artist/educators.

This property is available for purchase as a personal live/work space.
Artist/homeowners in the neighborhood have obtained special use permits to incorporate studios and by-appointment-only galleries on their properties.

Offered by Home and Land Professionals.

$ 355,000.

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