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NOW UNDER CONTRACT. SHOWN FOR BACKUP OFFERS ONLY.  THANK YOU! This enclave features a private well,  no HOA, no steps anywhere, gated winding paver driveway, highest ceilings possible to showcase the imposing views, and a rare Carefree horse property. Lots of room for an arena, mare motel.  Offered for $ 1.875 million  MLS # 5846720
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You'll enjoy some of the most striking sunsets and displays of sunlight on the mountains every day!
Check out photos below from the land of the Golden Sunsets! The 7+ acre parcel spills over the bluff
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Amazing Carefree home!  MLS 5681658   8100 E. Grapevine Road, in Carefree, a magnificent contemporary residence,  and rare horse property,  Offered for $ 1.975 million This home rests on a high bluff over Rowe Wash, on a gated estate-size 7+ acre lot,  with stunning mountain and desert views.  The home is on the edge of imposing mountains that rise thousands of feet to the North.  The entire winding entry driveway is  gated and paver covered.  This residence of 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths and 5,172 sq. feet, features a large level entertainer's back yard,  with outdoor kitchen, pool and spa and there are no steps in the home.  This home features 20 foot ceilings, walls of windows maximize the light into the home.  Your own peaceful location, but just minutes from town, shopping and restaurants. Plus, A rare Carefree horse property as well! Call Preston at 602-377-0060 to tour. See the photos below for an aerial of the home, and the property lines, which go down to the wash. How much room is available for additional development, casita, RV or car garage?   The Town of Carefree allows 6% of the lot to be covered by roof, that's up to 18,950 square feet under roof. They also allow 18% of the lot to be disturbed, an amazing 56,849 sq. ft. Horse set ups such as an arena or mare motel must be 100 feet from the property line. Truly, one of Carefree's best potential horse properties.



In many ways, the full-Viking kitchen embodies the spirit of this contemporary wonder, with super high ceilings, energy-efficient low-voltage ceiling lights throughout the home, and a massive contemporary feel with abundant earth-toned rock features and fireplaces.

The Living area is the first room your guests will enjoy when entering the home.  below


Below, the view for your guests showcases the bold contemporary design, with ceilings set at the maximum height.  On the photo below, the kitchen is on the left. Private dining room in the middle, and a large den with built-in bookshelves is on the right.  Detailed photos of these are further below.

Below, Master Suite with sitting area, fireplace, and patio doors to the expansive rear yard

Below, views of the large Master Bath with dual vanities, laundry room, soaking tub, huge shower!

Below left, private dining with a courtyard view, and on the right, ornate cabinetry of the private den

Adjacent to the kitchen, is a large family/media room with lit cabinetry, large stack stone fireplace, dual designer ceiling fans, large granite counter at the far end with substantial storage space, and beyond that, a mini-computer office station.

Just a step out of almost any door, is the backyard entertaining area.  The heated pool and spa surrounded by rising mountains to the North, with an outdoor kitchen and fireplace. The pool is heated an innovative and cost-effective heat pump system. What a beautiful place to relax!  Photos below

Below,  classy dining room with front patioviews, ornate chandelier, and low-voltage lighting


Above, huge gourmet kitchen with All Viking Package, large island, panoramic view windows,
Below, right,  close up of the soaking tub with views of Black Mountain. just one portion of the huge Master Bathroom, with two sets of vanities, two room master closet, large walk-in shower, soaking tub with views of Black Mountain and the 7 acre estate, and also a complete washer/dryer in the Master laundry room, with a sink. Views of the larger laundry room are  further below!

Above, left, Pass thru bar from the kitchen to the living room, allowing your guests to visit in both rooms!   Right, larger laundry room at the East end of the home.
Below, the motor court of the home.  From Grapevine Road, winding to the house, all done with pavers

And below, look at the space of the interconnected garages, with professional epoxy floors!

(photo left) The Grand Foyer of this contemporary home is perfect for display of artwork and in fact the residence has many lighted alcoves and display niches for artwork of all sorts!  Many steps were taken to also make this home energy efficient, including a full array of 12 volt lighting, both indoor and outside, including the perimeter.  The pool is heated by a special  heat pump, plumbed for water use.  There's also a private well on the property, so you can take advantage of free water!  AC units are 19 SEER, there are underground returns, solar hot water, a full Viking kitchen that will amaze, plus real stone and copper are used throughout the home with striking effects.       The large estate-sized parcel of  7.26 acres has plenty of room for a casita, RV storage facility, workshop, you name it. There is no HOA and Carefree features minimal impact fees for construction.       The home's location, right next to the mountains, allows immediate access for miles of hiking and riding. Carefree rules allow up to 6 horses on the property for private use and enjoyment as well.


Natural rock exterior features are replicated on the inside, such as with the  towering fireplaces in the living and family Rooms.  Above right, looking toward the kitchen and formal living room from an art niche.
Below, left, casual dining nook, right, the pool in the evening, looking toward the Family Room

dining area

Below, outdoor entertaining areas of this residence, looking toward Continental Peak at sunset. This home embodies "living with nature" at it's best.  The home is served by a private well and has the rare distinction of being a Carefree horse property, allowing up to 6 horses for private use!


Gated Privacy!  The striking and bold straight lines of this contemporary home are evident everywhere with lots of glass.  At night, the residence presents an open and friendly view from across the pool area.
Lots of improvements too!!!   Some of the personal touches added by the owners include installation of a private electronically-controlled gate on the driveway entrance at a cost of over $25,000,  Hand rail entry to pool, Hand rail entry to hot-tub, pool cover & reel, heat pump installed to heat the pool with more energy efficiency , remote controls for heating the pool and hot-tub, sun shades for all windows in the home, epoxy/paint garage floor.  Offered for $ 1.875 million.
Call us to visit this special and unique real estate offering on one of Carefree's largest home sites!
See the video tour right here:  Carefree Contemporary