Ventana al Cielo, with its name inspired by the many artfully placed windows and extraordinary mountain vistas, certainly could be your window to Heaven. From every window of this Cucharas River Valley custom mountain home, you will experience phenomenal and extraordinary vistas and expansive views of the Spanish Peaks, the Sangre de Cristo Range, and the unique and dramatic dike formations that are characteristic of this southern Colorado area. Sublime in its siting and exquisite in its design, construction, and finish, Ventana al Cielo is sure to impress and delight.

Located on 38± breathtaking acres between the charming mountain towns of La Veta and Cuchara, Colorado, this spectacularly crafted 4000-square foot mountain-territorial home is an absolute piece of art. Perfectly scaled, this four-bedroom, four-bath sanctuary is filled with gorgeous detail and rich, southwestern design. Ventana al Cielo, within the gated community of Cuchara River Estates, is accessed from the scenic Highway of Legends and a short but spectacular drive along the Cucharas River south of La Veta, Colorado.

Enter this Cuchara Mountain Territorial through the landscaped courtyard into the wide and open living area with its floor-to-ceiling copper-clad windows, large West Spanish Peak and Devil’s Stairstep views, a curved banco, and a sculpted kiva fireplace. Lovingly finished with luminous diamond plaster, arched doorways, hand-peeled beams and vigas, cedar latillas, coved ceilings, and reclaimed, wide-plank oak flooring and decorative nichos.

The spacious, open dining area and gourmet cook’s kitchen are ample and well equipped for entertainment and enjoyment. With large expanses of hand-painted tile countertops and finishes, gorgeous cabinetry, high-end appliances, and impeccable lighting, this space is a cook’s dream. Flow easily outside to the wrap-around flagstone patio, and enjoy larger-than-life views and an entertainment venue that simply can’t be matched.

The expansive west wing of Ventana al Cielo showcases an open and airy master bedroom suite and luxurious, sunny master bath complete with broad views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and a deep, relaxing free-standing tub. Your guests will enjoy privacy, seclusion, and sunrise views from the east wing of Ventana al Cielo, where three spacious, comfortable rooms await. You will find it nothing short of exceptional and incomparable. Retreat to the solace and beauty that Ventana al Cielo offers and open your window to Heaven. Ventana al Cielo: truly a divine and special place.


  • 38± acres
  • 4,000 square-foot home of exceptional quality, design, construction, and finish
  • Spectacular mountain setting with amazing, large 360-degree views
  • Southwestern territorial design and build with luminous diamond plaster throughout, hand-peeled vigas, cedar latillas, nichos, and red willow accents
  • Perfectly sized and scaled home for entertainment, relaxation, and retreat
  • Wonderful gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, gorgeous cabinetry, and hand-painted tile
  • Located within Cuchara River Estates, a premiere, gated development of larger acreages
  • Easy, year-round access from Denver, Colorado Springs, and other Front Range locations with no mountain passes to navigate
  • Located between the charming and fun mountain towns of La Veta and Cuchara, Colorado
  • All-season recreational area to enjoy hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, and skiing
  • This southern Colorado area is pristine and spectacular in its beauty and unique volcanic dike formations

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