Located high atop Placitas' Vista de Oro subdivision, this immaculate home features breathtaking views and is just 5 minutes to I25! Impeccably maintained, this spacious home lives one level – all living areas are on the main floor, with the garage and a passively heated hobby room on the lower level. This home is well placed on 1.45 acres of natural and xeriscape landscaping, offering privacy and unobstructed views of the Sandia mountains, BLM lands, western mesas and Cabezon Peak! The great room encompasses the kitchen and family rooms featuring raised beamed ceilings, beautiful brick floors, floor-to-ceiling Pella wood windows showcasing the Sandia Mountain views, wood burning fireplace and Bose surround-sound speakers. The well-appointed kitchen features expansive granite counters, a double oven, downdraft gas range and large pantry, all flowing into the formal dining, great room, and inviting covered view decks along the front and back of the home - one with a wood burning kiva fireplace! Other features include: Master suite with large en-suite bath and private covered patio, 2 large guest bedrooms with Jack-and-Jill bath, an additional study/bedroom with attached ¾ bath, mini-split refrigerated air/heater units in the master and family rooms, 3 car garage with hobby room, large laundry/mud room and lots of storage throughout (the 328 sq ft passively heated hobby room is not included in the sq footage). Welcome home!