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Only home listed for sale on the runway at Skyranch!!  37008 N. Pima Road,  Skyranch's elegant oasis in the desert, air-conditioned hangar perfect for sailplanes, car collections, and parties! Easy runway access and exit!   Offered for $950,000, subject to lender approval in this short sale.
Home is now vacant. Photos are not representing what the property looks like currently.  However, below is a recent photo of the property taken July 25, 2016.
Here's a new High Definition video tour on Vimeo.com   Only Home and Hangar on the Runway




   Hangar with sailplane   aerial of home

Live on the runway on one of the great airparks in the country, at Carefree Skyranch!  It' the only private and gated luxury airpark in the Phoenix area! This  residence, casita and grounds, pictured on the lower left of the above photo, is over one acre in size.  The  5666 sq. ft. home with  private casita, and 2,000 sq. ft. hangar on over 1 acre,  has the highest elevation of any homesite at Skyranch.  This property is classic Carefree, with lush gardens and open patios surrounding the acre+ property.  Additional land was purchased for a private casita with it's own driveway, and there's also an air conditioned hangar, wonderfully suited for glider storage,  car collections. and with his and hers restrooms, is perfect for frequent parties and events .   This home features fabulous mountain views and is one of the closest homes to the calm wind runway 24 for easy runway access.  The spacious multiple-area living room is perfect for entertaining.  There's a unique art deco master bedroom that looks like it came out of a Hollywood movie, with a private office and entertainment room.  Carefree Skyranch  is  limited to aircraft that weigh 12,500 lbs or less, including Very Light Jets.  Offered for $950,000. 

  hangar during a party  orchestra in the hangar
The hangar can be magically transformed into the ultimate party and entertaining venue, with room for 145 guests, almost unlimited parking, removable orchestra stage, curtains and specialty lights, his and hers rest rooms and complete climate control

 garden living room with garden

Stunning gardens of the entry courtyard for this oasis in the desert, also seen through the large view windows of the Great Room. The grounds have a serene “park-like” setting with stone pathways, sidewalks and patios with boulder waterfalls, an outside cooking area, and sweeping mountain views, landscaped with a profusion of mature trees and plants. There are plenty of sitting areas with shade!

  entry expanse of the living room

Curved entry to the Great Room, plumbed for a large aquarium or water feature, and around the corner, the large expanse of the Great Room, looking toward the North and dining area adjacent to the kitchen.The main residence is designed for openess and light with lots of privacy, with wonderful mountain and desert views!

  view to the North outdoor bbq
 
Views of Continental Peak and the Arizona Desert to the North from the large patio that stretches across the rear of the home.  The main house looks out at the largest patio area, perfect for entertaining large or small groups. This patio is 2300 sq. ft. with  18X35 covered, all with a full view of the northern deserts and mountains.There's a pathway to the private casita and a charming built-in BBQ/kitchen

  kitchen loeperkitchensecondview

Full service Master Entertainer's kitchen with industrial/commercial grade oven, refrigerator and appliances. The bright and airy kitchen has a large North view, 12-ft. ceiling  and many special features-A large breakfast bar, a Dacor 6-burner gas cook top, Thermador stainless steel range hood with warming lights. Some counter tops are 30 in.  and 25 in. deep for ample prep space, as well as a butcher block area near the       stove. A second prep bar area has a sink. There’s also a  TRUE commercial glass-door refrigerator, as well as a new stain-      less side-by-side GE refrigerator, a new s/s LG dishwasher, Kitchenaid s/s oven and microwave. The kitchen has direct access to the patio and atrium areas to make it a true Gourmet kitchen. There's entry to the rear patio from the kitchen and a large mountain view window.

  master bed master office

Elegant Master Suite with an Art Deco look with the adjacent and separate executive office and media room
Outside the Master is a very private courtyard, the Secret Garden, photo below right.  Note the azure color of the special glass which reduces heat and UV rays in the home, but from inside, shows no color and crystal-clear views.  Scroll down further to see further photos of these remarkable windows used in high-end restaurants.

  master bed1 private courtyard

  master bath closet

Master Bath with marble shower and Jacuzzi tub     Huge multi-level Master closet w/ large window & chandelier!

 billiard room outside patio

   The lower level of the home has two converted bedrooms, with full bath and laundry. One is currently used as an exercise and hobby room. The adjoining one (photo above left) is a wonderfully recreated turn-of-the-century billiard room. There’s even another private patio with fireplace and fountain, and a separate driveway. This wing of the house could easily be used as separate living quarters, or as two bedrooms, as it was originally.


  hangar hangar exterior

The hangar is 60 ft. deep by 30 ft. wide in the  rear, and 45 ft. X 18 ft. deep in the front, in a somewhat “L” shape. It’s directly on the taxi-way.  It's fully air-conditioned  with refrigeration.  The  hangar has extra lighting features for use when entertaining, along  with 2 bathrooms,  a sink clean- up area and  sound system.  Elsewhere, the oversized 3-car  garage has 14 ft. ceilings, with 37 ft. of 8-foot-high built-in storage cabinets, utility sink, rear door access and a bathroom for yard workers. Both the  garage and airplane hangars have new epoxy floors, and present a variety of potential uses. (photo below left) Side entrance door and rest rooms.

hangarsideview steps to hangar

  pathway to casita back patio

Shaded pathway down to the casita (above left) which leaves from the expansive rear patio, perfect for parties!
Below series of photographs show the separate  Mexican-themed casita with large great room and expansive bedroom areas. There's also a private patio with a driveway for complete guest privacy.

bedroom

casita great room casita and driveway

Photos below, Contemporary lines of the exterior of the home, surrounded by walkways.  Charming hallway that leads to the Master Suite, with private garden/courtyard on the left side

house edge hallway

  fitness room executive office

Above left, one of the guest bedrooms with a separate entrance, perfect for live-in help, mother-in-law suite or as it's being used for now, a fitness/massage room.  (above right) Another view of the executive office, off the master bedroom, with computer areas.  See a video tour of this property on youtube.com  right now:   Video Tour

  driveway   back patio

This is the only home on Skyranch with a direct Pima Rd. entrance. This portion of Pima Rd. deadends to the North at a private gate.  Photo above right, a wide view of the large entertainer's patio on the rear of the residence.

  windows windows from inside

Special reflective glass installed around the home with an azure tint outside, but clear, natural light inside!
Photo below is a recent picture that shows the casita and the home.


This property is now a short sale.  UNDER CONTRACT!    To have a home on a private runway,  next to Scottsdale, is a situation that cannot ever be duplicated again!    Carefree Skyranch is perfect for someone who wants a private getaway but doesn't want to be out in the boonies! It's gated and patrolled and has video surveillance of the area.  Airspace above the airport is cut out of the Phoenix Class B airspace for easy entry and departures. (This was originally done years ago to accommodate soaring out of the field. ) The field received upgraded night lighting last year, installation of PLASI glideslope indicators on each end, and a new Automated Weather Observation System.  Listen to the AWOS at 480-488-7882.   One of the world's most famous resorts, The Boulders Resort in Carefree, is nearby, as well as a host of unique shops and restaurants in the charming towns of Carefree  Email queries to:   pwestmoreland@russlyon.com
    Skyranch Homepage   Only Home and Hangar on the Runway

Photos below show the nearby  Top 100 Desert Forest Golf Course. below right, Skyranch has a variety of aircraft

 
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    Citation

  Photo below right is one of the earliest aerial photos of Skyranch, then a dirt strip.  Skyranch has grown into on of the most respected private airports in the nation, having celebrated it's 50th Anniversary in 2011

 

 

 
(below) Skyranch gets ready for one of their annual hangar parties. This one was the night before a Skyranch Open House, which brings thousands of people to see rare aircraft and unusual cars.

 

 

flightline

Skyranch features a full-service terminal (above) with an airport manager and concierge service, a PLASI vertical guidance system at both ends of the runway which works with pulsing red and white lights, a new AWOS system for weather information (below, left)  you can listen in to the AWOS at 480-488-7882 or on frequency 125.625. Skyranch is gated, patrolled, and has monitored video surveillance and even night vision cameras. Note the terminal chart below, that shows Skyranch cut out of the restrictive Class B airspace. This was done years ago to accommodate soaring activities.

  

                             

 

Pilots who plan to visit this property can fly in as my guest and avoid landing fees. This needs to be arranged in advance.  Call Preston Westmoreland to tour this property or get more information.  602-377-0060. To see more photos or the activities and history of Skyranch, click on the photo below!

email queries to:  preston.westmoreland@russlyon.com