Masterful design and authentic architecture are uniquely embodied in this 4-bedroom 4.5 bath traditional adobe hacienda home. A gated and lush walled courtyard welcomes you to this charming home graciously situated on a prime Paradise Valley cul-de-sac lot complete with sweeping views of the mountains.
The custom home has been maintained and professionally updated with superior finishes respected the style and spirit of the original design. Every detail carefully selected and quality crafted. Highlights include exposed interior vigas and latillas forming a strong design element at the ceiling. A classic feature of Santa Fe style, the beaming is visible outside protruding through the exterior walls. Exposed rough-hewn wooden beams and lintels, wet bar, three fireplaces, dual-pane windows, private putting range, and roof-top observation deck that overlooks the city.
Entertain in grand style in the 25’ x 20’ living room with kiva style wood-burning fireplace (1 of 3 in the home). The thoughtful and functional floor plan opens through large windows and French doors to expansive patios, swimming pool, mature landscaping, and mountain views. Built in 1989 this 4,644 sq. ft home sits along the eastern slopes of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and is surrounded by affluent and highly sought-after Clearwater Hills and Paradise Valley.
Meticulous desert landscaping and tree-lined streets welcome residents combining luxury residential amenities in a quiet, reserved, elegant retreat.
Location, Location, Location
Phoenix was named one of National Geographic’s “Best Hiking Cities” and with proximity to the Phoenix Mountain Preserves, the location provides over 45 miles of trails for running, hiking, biking, and horseback riding.
The nearness to nature combined with local restaurants, shopping, and nightlife make this neighborhood a wonderful desert retreat. In fact, some of the most delicious restaurants and trendiest bars can be found within a 10-mile radius and two airports (private and international) accessible in around 20 minutes.
Golfers rejoice! Paradise Valley Country Club is just across Tatum Boulevard for golf, tennis, and a private fitness facility for working out, swimming laps, or just meeting friends for lunch or cocktails. The Phoenix area is known for its abundance of outstanding golf courses and this location won’t disappoint with Camelback Golf Club and Biltmore Golf Club both also within a few miles; offering championship golf with the beautiful Sonoran Desert or lush greenbelts as backdrops.
Custom Designed Homes
Neighboring luxury homes are just as spectacular as the location and views. While some houses can start around $800,000, most of the luxury and custom real estate averages around two million dollars and can go up above $6 million. Location, views, house size, features, and finishes all play into home values. Architectural styles are just as unique as the landscape, ranging from mid-century modern to Mediterranean – no cookie cutter homes here!
Education and Schools
This prime location boasts some of the best educational opportunities in Arizona. The community is part of the Scottsdale Unified School District where students can attend Kiva Elementary School, Mohave Middle School, and Saguaro High School. However, the closest schools are private and highly acclaimed, specifically, Phoenix Country Day (pre-kindergarten through 12th grade) and Tesseract School (kindergarten through 10th grade). Other private, charter and alternative schools are also available in the area such as Basis Schools (kindergarten through 12th grade), named in the top 5 educational institutions in the U.S.
It’s easy to see what makes this home for sale so desirable. From hiking to golf and dining to shopping, residents have everything they need within reach plus miles of mountain views. Its prime location and designer features truly make this Paradise Valley home an escape right located in the heart of the city.
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