Imagine waking up each day in the stunning Sonoran Desert to enjoy the unbelievable landscape and fantastic flora and fauna, including giant Saguaro cacti, hawks, owls, rabbits, cardinals, and even butterflies. This amazing Scottsdale home offers a ton of space inside and out and has eco-friendly and self-sufficiency features that make it unique, including a solar system and a large garden with fruit trees. Enjoy the privacy and tranquility the property provides, with essential amenities just a short drive away in nearby neighborhoods.
This spacious single-story home on a nearly five-acre desert property has four bedrooms and three bathrooms in 5,400 sqft of living space. It includes a large living room with a fireplace, a smaller sitting room, a large dining room, and two separate home offices perfect for working or learning from home. The beautiful kitchen features a huge island, plenty of cupboard space and a small dining area. A cozy seating area with fireplace can be found in the spacious primary bedroom, and there are three other bedrooms just perfect for guests or family. The home’s many large windows reveal the gorgeous surrounding views, including Pinnacle Peak to the East. In addition, there’s plenty of room for vehicles and other large toys in the home’s 1,600 sqft detached garage. This property is not part of an HOA.
The private, secluded and serene home has a horse property with lots of room to add a stable or guesthouse. It features a 950 sqft fully enclosed garden with available drip irrigation, as well as orange, lemon and lime trees. In addition, there is an 11,000-watt solar system serving the property, and the entire home has been set up with ceiling sprinklers. Entertaining is a breeze here, thanks to the large built-in hot tub, resort-style Pebble Tec pool with waterfall and slide, home gym, as well as ample dining and lounging spaces inside and outside the home.
Monterra features large homes on spacious lots and plenty of wide-open land. As it’s primarily a residential area, most amenities are in nearby neighborhoods, including restaurants and shops. Several golf clubs can be found near Monterra, such as Whisper Rock Golf Club, Tatum Ranch Golf Club, Dove Valley Ranch Golf Club and Legend Trail Golf Club. Exploring the area’s many hiking trails is a must for any adventure-seeker, with options such as Apache Wash Trail, Brown’s Ranch Trail, Fraesfield Trail and Gateway Trail. Parks and nature preserves also abound here, including McDowell Mountain Regional Park, Cave Buttes Recreation Area, Phoenix Sonoran Preserve and Phoenix Mountains Preserve.