Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
MLS# 6111658
5 beds  |  5 baths  |  5026 sqft


The heart of the home! A kitchen central courtyard, perfect for Arizona Nights!
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The heart of the home! A kitchen central courtyard, perfect for Arizona Nights! Alfresco Dining is the word for it... Indoor-Outdoor is your world here. Dramatic Kitchen with all of the bells and whistles and highest end newest appliances of today! The Dining-room can accommodate the largest of tables... The Living Room Salon with original hearth. Room for your Baby Grand Piano too! Open Air Dining, moonlit nights too. Amazing Views on this Gorgeous COMPLETELY Remodeled Private Estate Fun Follows Function! A kitchen to die for! Calling ALL Chefs! Expanded Reveal Subs, Miele, all integrated design and more. A resort pool framed by Sunsets and Mountains. A private historic Adobe compound in the Heart of Paradise Valley. Award Winning Adobe, Heart of PV! Stunning design, TOTALLY remodeled to 21st Century dream! The Owner's Suite is complete with comfort and luxury, all with the original Adobe Black as a backdrop. The Living Room Salon offer a vintage entry... Eat-in Kitchen for a beautiful start to every day! Summer entertaining anyone? Room for all get togethers! A complete outdoor kitchen with BBQ, Smoker, Sinks seating, sunsets and more! The view literally frames Camelback Mountain dnd the Praying Monk! Custom Details - Handmade leaded glass window made from plates! Attention to details! Historic and modern. Exquisite Patio Living! BBQ with smoker, stone sink and more! This bedroom doubles as a day office. The Breakfast room offers a dramatic hearth-inspired modern fireplace. Adjacent Butler's Pantry for easy dining and service. The Guest room open onto a private patio. A restful inglenook for reading or naps! Sleeps 2! A family room made for relaxation and hosting intimate get togethers. The " Bunk-house" offers a convenient study/play/bonus gathering room. The " Bunk-house" is offers a restful viewing niche. The " Bunk-house" is a complete suite with 2 bedrooms and a 3/4 bath. The " Bunk-house" is complete with a built-in bed-system. Can convert to standard room or office as well. The " Bunk-house" is a complete suite with 2 bedrooms, 3/4 bath, sitting room, and the potential to sleep 10 at a time! A Natural Grass Lawn a cool backdrop to the desert site. Exquisite Patio Living! BBQ with smoker, stone sink and more! A Natural Grass Lawn a cool backdrop to the desert site. The Guest House is a standalone destination featuring a walk-up roof deck. The Guest House features separate entrance for privacy and one full bedroom too. The One Bed/ One Bath Guest House features a large sitting area and historic bee hive fireplace and has space for kitchenette. The Guest House bath can double as a pool bath for visiting friends. Classic Arizona Adobe, circa 1928 . You're own little Hermosa Inn! Landmark Phoenix Mountains on view. Sun, Fun and Patio Life! Sun, Fun and Patio Life! A hot Destination! Fire-pit will warm any winter Desert Night and make S'Mores galore or host Cigar parties with the best of them! Gated Entry, a secure compound for privacy and more. The recently constructed 3-car garage has shop and storage A private Botanical Garden! Natural grass lawns act as a cool respite on a sunny day. Unique Water Feature fills the courtyard with restful sounds. Original Details - Handmade glass window made from Bottles!

Property Description
Love new but want charm? This Award Winning Adobe in the Heart of PV offers stunning design, TOTALLY remodeled in 2019! Restored to capture 1920's feel, updated to 21st century Luxury! 1.35AC lot: private gated compound W/ 5br home, 1br guesthome, roof deck, resort-style pool, oversized 3g w/shop/storage, mtn views. Cook's kitchen-pro-style appliances, retractable glass doors. Owners-suite blends historic w/modern:en-suite bath, W/I closet w/bonus W/D. Living Room w/room for piano, Lrg Dining w/butler pantry includes D/W, bev/wine fridge+ice. Split-plan includes a guest BR, family room/lounge area that opens to the back yard, resort style pool, ''bunk-house'' wing w/2br/sitting area, bath. 6 fireplaces, patios, fire-pit, B/I BBQ area, garden, WOW! Enter and leave the world behind you! MORE

Contract Information
Status Change Date: 2020-11-12
List Price: $4,295,000
Status: Active
Current Price: $4,295,000
List Date: 2020-08-01
Type: ER
Ownership: Fee Simple
Location, Tax & Legal
Map Code/Grid: N35
House Number: 5600
Compass: N
St Suffix: --
City/Town Code: Paradise Valley
State/Province: AZ
Zip Code: 85253
Zip4: 7519
Country: USA
County Code: Maricopa
Assessor's Map #: 7
Assessor's Parcel #: 5
Assessor Parcel Ltr: J
Assessor Number: 170-07-005-J
Legal Description (Abbrev): COM CEN SEC TH N ALG N-S MID-SEC LN 976.71F TH E 403.93F TO TPOB TH CONT E 266.36F TH S 40F TH S 45
Subdivision: Meets and bounds
Tax Municipality: Paradise Valley
Taxes: 8957
Tax Year: 2019
General Property Description
Dwelling Type: Single Family - Detached
Dwelling Styles: Detached
Exterior Stories: 1
# of Interior Levels: 1
# Bedrooms: 5
# Bathrooms: 5
Approx SQFT: 5026
Price/SqFt: 854.56
Guest House SqFt: 606
Horses: N
Builder Name: Historic Adobe -
Year Built: 1928
Approx Lot SqFt: 60067
Approx Lot Acres: 1.379
Pool: Private Only
Elementary School: Creighton Elementary School
Jr. High School: Creighton Elementary School
High School: Camelback High School
Elem School Dist #: 014 - Creighton Elementary District
High School Dist #: 210 - Phoenix Union High School District
Remarks & Misc
Cross Street: Stanford / 32nd Street
Directions: East on Stanford to Camino Del Contento. North on Camino to Property.
Geo Lat: 33.519689
Geo Lon: -112.002196
Status Change Info
Legal Info
Township: 2N
Range: 3E
Section: 13
Association & Fees
PAD Fee Y/N: N
Cap Impv/Impt Fee$/%: $
Cap Impv/ImptFee2$/%: $
Land Lease Fee Y/N: N
Rec Center Fee Y/N: N
Rec Center Fee 2 Y/N: N
Architect: ISOS Architecture
Basement Y/N: N
Separate Den/Office
Sep Den/Office Y/N: Y
Items Updated
Floor Yr Updated: 2019
Floor Partial/Full: Partial
Wiring Yr Updated: 2006
Wiring Partial/Full: Full
Plmbg Yr Updated: 2017
Plmbg Partial/Full: Partial
Ht/Cool Yr Updated: 2019
Ht/Cool Partial/Full: Partial
Roof Yr Updated: 2017
Roof Partial/Full: Partial
Kitchen Yr Updated: 2019
Kitchen Partial/Full: Full
Bath(s) Yr Updated: 2019
Bath(s) Partial/Full: Partial
Rm Adtn Yr Updated: 2019
Rm Adtn Partial/Full: Partial
Pool Yr Updated: 2019
Pool Partial/Full: Partial
Parking Spaces
Garage Spaces: 3
Total Covered Spaces: 3
Showing Instructions
To Schedule Showing: Use ShowingTime
Primary Showing Contact: List OR Co-List Agent
ARMLS Lockbox: No
Contact Info
List Agent Cell Phn: 480-254-7510
Property Features
Special Listing Cond: Exclusions (SeeRmks)
Add'l Property Use: None
Architecture: Territorial/Santa Fe; Other (See Remarks)
Master Bathroom: 3/4 Bath Master Bdrm; Double Sinks; Other (See Remarks)
Master Bedroom: Split
Additional Bedroom: Other Bdrm Split; Separate Bdrm Exit; Mstr Bdr Walkin Clst
Fireplace: 3+ Fireplace; Fireplace Family Rm; Fireplace Living Rm; Fireplace Master Bdr; Gas Fireplace; Firepit; Other (See Remarks)
Flooring: Concrete
Pool - Private: Pool - Private; Play Pool
Spa: None
Dining Area: Formal; Eat-in Kitchen; Breakfast Bar; Breakfast Room; Other (See Remarks)
Kitchen Features: Range/Oven Gas; Disposal; Dishwasher; Built-in Microwave; Refrigerator; Multiple Ovens; Non-laminate Counter; Kitchen Island
Laundry: Stacked Washer/Dryer; Wshr/Dry HookUp Only; Inside Laundry; Laundry in Garage; Other (See Remarks)
Other Rooms: Family Room; Bonus/Game Room; Guest Qtrs-Sep Entrn
Features: Skylight(s); 9+ Flat Ceilings; Wet Bar(s); Other (See Remarks)
Technology: Cable TV Avail; HighSpd Intrnt Aval; Security Sys Owned
Exterior Features: Separate Guest House; Patio; Pvt Yrd(s)/Crtyrd(s); Built-in BBQ; Other (See Remarks)
Parking Features: Attch'd Gar Cabinets; Detached; Electric Door Opener; Over Height Garage; Separate Strge Area; Side Vehicle Entry
Construction: Block; Adobe; Other (See Remarks)
Const - Finish: Painted; Stucco; Other (See Remarks)
Roofing: Built-Up; Foam; Other (See Remarks)
Cooling: Refrigeration
Heating: Electric Heat
Energy/Green Feature: Multi-Zones
Utilities: SRP; SW Gas
Water: City Water
Sewer: Sewer - Public; Sewer in & Cnctd
Services: Other (See Remarks)
Fencing: Wrought Iron; Block; Other; See Remarks
Property Description: Mountain View(s); North/South Exposure
Landscaping: Desert Front; Desert Back; Grass Back; Yrd Wtring Sys Front; Yrd Wtring Sys Back; Auto Timer H2O Front; Auto Timer H2O Back
Possession: By Agreement
Association Fee Incl: No Fees
Assoc Rules/Info: None
Existing 1st Loan: Treat as Free&Clear
New Financing: Cash; Conventional
Disclosures: Seller Discl Avail; Agency Discl Req
Nearly New/Recent Renovations and Additions: This Award winning Adobe home in the heart of Paradise Valley features a total renovation and stunning architectural updates, making it one of the most unique homes available today: a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a nearly 100-year-old adobe home nestled in the midst of its own desert botanical garden with views of fabled Camelback Mountain, the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and Piestewa Peak. Originally a 1928 adobe guest ranch, this charming complex of adobe structures was named "La Casita de Maria" by the original owners. Today this very special home has been totally renovated, expanded and restored to perfection, most in the last year. UPDATED THROUGHOUT! This home was recently reimagined and totally remodeled faithfully restored to capture its history yet fully improved to include most 21st century amenities. Hidden away in Paradise Valley, this one-of-a-kind home is private, secluded, and secure. Yet, it's only 12 minutes from Sky Harbor International and minutes to freeway access, restaurants and shopping. Enter this home and you've left the cares of the world behind you. "La Casita de Maria" is unique unto itself: a place to truly call home! Located on a pristine, 1.35 acre desert parcel with outstanding mountain views, you'll enjoy a gated and private compound that offers a five bedroom home, separate one bedroom guesthouse, complete with roof deck, resort style pool and an oversized three car garage with shop and storage. This casa has enough patios - one for every day of the week - for easy indoor-outdoor Arizona living/entertaining. The heart of this magnificent home is the newly added kitchen, a stunning design that blends old with new, certain to meet the demands of any chef with its Pro 48 Sub-Zero refrigerator, Thermador six-burner, griddle, steam oven and warming drawer range, dishwasher, Miele "plumbed" coffee maker, convenient trash compactor, microwave, and two sinks. It becomes a special gathering place and a unique connection between original adobe structures. Retractable glass doors pocket open to sheltered patios for generous entertaining. Or pull up to the eat-in kitchen breakfast bar. Cozy informal dining area next to the kitchen includes gas fireplace and relaxed seating. The owners-suite is a charming blend of historic and modern, featuring a contemporary bath with oversized shower and a very generous closet. Enjoy a cozy sitting area, and gas fireplace; en-suite bath includes a "private" water closet, dual vanity and sinks, large master shower with digitally controlled dual shower heads; the closet houses a convenient washer/dryer combination, one of three washer/dryer locations within the home. Living Room/Salon has room for a baby grand piano, remote controlled gas fireplace, and opens onto patios with Camelback Mountain views. Dining room easily accommodates eight and is perfect for entertaining. It opens onto its own patio for al fresco dining. The attached butler pantry houses its own under-counter dishwasher, soda fridge, ice machine, and wine chiller. The split plan includes a stunning guest bedroom opening to it's own patio, a family room/lounge area with gas fireplace that opens to the back yard, and a resort style swimming pool. The family room is the gateway to the home's main laundry room, garage, convenience "kitchen", and the "bunk-house"; a two-bedroom suite that includes a sitting area and bath, plus enough room for ranch hands of every description. There is a one-bedroom detached guest house compete with walk-up roof deck in the territorial style of its day. Site amenities, gas/wood burning fire-pit, 2 barbecue grills, view deck, gardening area, and garage parking for three cars with shop, storage and additional washer/dryer hook-up. This award-winning adobe home offers all the charm of 1920's Arizona with the updated modern flair, reliability and luxury of today. Schedule now to view this amazing home by appointment to qualified buyers, you may never want to leave! Renovation Architect (2019): Brent Armstrong AIA, ISOS Architecture

Listing Office: AZArchitecture/Jarson & Jarson

Last Updated: March - 04 - 2021

5600 N CAMINO DEL CONTENTO, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 - MLS# 6111658

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