Winston, New Mexico

Winston, NM Real Estate, Winston Area and Community Information



Winston is a small community located in Sierra County New Mexico. Closer to larger communities such as Elephant Butte and Truth or Consequences, Winston is an option for home buyers relocating to Sierra County who may be looking for a small town and a quiet lifestyle. Potential home buyers will often be interested in the following points of interest about this New Mexico community.

History of Winston

Winston has a history that dates back to 1882, when the town was established by a mining businessman named Frank H. Winston. Winston was a thriving silver mining town until the 1890s, though only a small population still lives in the area today. Prospective home buyers can find out more by visiting the Sierra County website. Real estate agents familiar with the county are the best resources for information on available Winston homes.

Attractions and Activities in Winston

Winston as well as the surrounding community has several available activities for locals and visitors alike. Favorites include boating at the nearby Elephant Butte Lake, visiting the Black Range Museum and camping at Caballo Lake State Park.

Many historic buildings still stand in Winston. View historic buildings such as the carriage house, the 1890 schoolhouse, the old post office, and several other historic buildings.

Winston is also home to several specialty art museums that reflect the southwestern culture of the state. Individuals interested in Winston properties can find out more details about points of interest by visiting the Sierra County Attractions web page.

Events in Winston

Discover local events in Winston and the greater Winston area. Popular events include the annual WCCD (for Winston, Chloride, Dusty and Chiz) Festival each June,the Gathering of Quilts, the Elephant Butte Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament and the Truth or Consequences Fiesta. More detailed annual event calendars are available on the Sierra County Event web page. People looking for homes for sale in Winston will also find community outdoor activities, such as boat races and horseback riding.

Winston Parks and Recreation

While exploring the local area, a Winston home buyer can learn about sponsored activities from the parks and recreation department. Some popular offerings include hiking trails, mountain bike paths, drop-in exercise classes and rock climbing. More information is available on the Winston City Data web page

Contacting a knowledgeable Winston real estate agent is an important first step in finding the right property for sale in this area. Plaza Realty can point out the best values on homes for sale as well as available lots of land for future development. Our agents are familiar with the housing market in both Winston and in the surrounding communities of Sierra County. Our team can be reached by phone, email or website contact form.

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