Looking for timeless beauty and consummate design . . but low maintenance and construction that will last a century? Now you can have both. With 65 years of experience in architecture and construction, as well as 17 years teaching mountain design at Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West, renowned architectural designer Gerry Jones has fashioned a lasting gem. His vision is brought to life by Tim Larson and Ron Steege of La Casa Builders, providing the best of quality residential custom construction for 25 years. Together, Jones and La Casa represent the best in architecture and construction, working at the peak of their combined skills. Near downtown Carefree, Arizona
MLS # 5637117 Price 3800000 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 5270 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
Stylish home and the Ultimate toy barn hangar! No expense spared on Skyranch's widest hangar and a premiere and stunning contemporary masterpiece, on the runway and a prime GOLF COURSE LOCATION ON TOP 100 DESERT FOREST Largest garage you will find in the area! Avoid unbelievable hangar waits up to 33 years at valley airports.This extraordinary home, is designed for the pilot or car enthusiast who needs a super-sized 90 ft. wide hangar to store and showcase their collection. (4348 sq.ft) 16 ft clearance and holds a King Air, Citation or 20 cars, boats, RVs!! Even an RV hookup and full epoxy floor. Great Room showcases the mountain and golf course views. large view windows into the hangar from the front entry and office. Upstairs office w/private view balcony Pvt pool,viking range, more!
MLS # 5704038 Price 2500000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 4132 Square Footage Source Appraiser Status Active
Celebrate the good life in this spectacular custom sanctuary. Kick back and enjoy endless views, exceptional sunsets and pristine mountain vistas in every direction. Privacy is the cornerstone of this home, tucked away on a 5 acres in a boutique gated community, yet just minutes away from the quaint shops and restaurants of Carefree and Cave Creek. The lot is at the end of a cul-de-sac, nestled in the foothills of the Continental Mountains and offers tremendous views from virtually every room in the home. Recently remodeled to capture the essence of desert living, the design and finishes will not disappoint the most discriminating buyer. Finishes include hardwood and slate floors, wood beams, custom cabinetry, cantera stone, and hand crafted tiles throughout the home. (See More)
MLS # 5707327 Price 2495000 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms (Full) 7 Square Footage 7783 Square Footage Source Appraiser Status Active
Immaculately appointed & remodeled home in the hills of Carefree! This exquisitely redesigned home is not to be missed! From the moment you enter through the private gate on the property, you are greeted with the quality & care of this property. Pavered driveway, mature desert landscaping, custom ground lighting, sitting areas to capture the mountain & sunset views & more! Formal living room features fireplace & vaulted ceilings; formal dining room features blown glass chandelier & built-in cabinetry; family room features built-in entertainment center; wetbar & butler's pantry located off the kitchen; gourmet kitchen w/DCS stainless steel appliances; office w/fireplace, wood floors & bath. Separate 2000sf (approx) art studio w/private driveway could be used as auto garage.
MLS # 5727018 Price 2300000 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 7516 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
This incredible property is on the very top of Black Mountain in the heart of Carefree. Features views of both the valley and Tonto Ntl park that extend over hundred miles out, staggering! This very private oasis has a timeless design, with clean lines that lend well to contemporary or southwest interiors. A great opportunity to get a fantastic buy on a very special one of kind property like no other in the valley. Priced very well to remodel or embrace as is. This home is and has been well maintained and features fortress type foundations of concrete and block. For a buyer who truly wants privacy, tranquility, and a flare for the dramatic location. Property is seen by appointment only
MLS # 5710056 Price 2250000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 4 Square Footage 6327 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
Cutting-edge contemporary, livability and functionality describe this new home built on Black Mountain's northeast slope. Kilbane Architecture Inc, designed and constructed. Organic materials combine with the latest home technology and a great room split floor plan ideal for entertaining. Finishes include angled Kynar bronze fascia, expansive glass panes, ground and polished concrete floors, natural stone counters, walnut veneer slab front cabinets, built-ins and shelving, Sub Zero and Wolf appliances, three linear fireplaces. Bedrooms offer outdoor access and a separate casita features front and back outdoor entry. The home is perfect for quiet solitude while enjoying sunset colors or for large group entertaining with the state of the art great room, artistic wet bar, telescoping wall
MLS # 5737990 Price 2249000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 5350 Square Footage Source Architect Status Active
''Stirrup Circle Ranch'' - Beautifully tucked into the rolling hills of Carefree, this approximate 10 acre gated equestrian estate offers a main house with attached guest house, a detached guest house, fully-equipped barn fitted with six over-sized stalls with runs, arena, two turnout areas, and an RV barn. Prime opportunity for use as a working ranch, group home, corporate retreat, care facility, or family compound! The main house offers an ideal setting for effortless living and is complemented by a heated indoor diving pool. Connected to the pool is an attached guest house, which is perfect for guests or as an in-law suite. Impressive mountain and city light views surround the main house, providing the picturesque backdrop for outdoor entertaining.
MLS # 5524289 Price 2100000 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms (Full) 7 Square Footage 9437 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
This 16th century Andrea Palladio inspired Italian Villa was designed by Arizona's legendary architectural designer Gerry Jones. Nestled among the ruggedly elegant boulders on one of Carefree's finest hillside homesites on the historic east facing slope of Black Mountain; Villa di Carefree features loggias comprised of harmonically repetitive arches, and interior features reminiscent of the Italian Renaissance. Add the influence of the first inhabitants the Native American Hohokam an agrarian society who lived in the area from 750 to 1450 AD, and you will feel connected to Arizona history. The Villa is ready for you to move in, create your memories and live the Carefree lifestyle. SEE MOTION VIDEO!
MLS # 5726500 Price 1799000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 6 Square Footage 6071 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
New construction (just completed). Outstanding contemporary custom home with forever views! Walls of windows open to huge patio and pool area inviting the outdoors inside.Modern great room plan features gourmet island kitchen and top of the line Thermador appliances.Equally impressive views from the master suite featuring huge walk-in closet and gorgeous master bathroom.Three additional bedrooms with separate patios including an over-sized guest suite with full second kitchen. Wifi enabled ''Smart Technology''allows for remote control by mobile device and I-Pad of all major home systems. Extensive sound system in and outdoors.Too many features to list (see documents for more complete list of features).This home is a must see.
MLS # 5767381 Price 1785000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 4 Square Footage 3673 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
Offering sophisticated modern design, thoughtfully sited on 2+ acres, this 4 bedroom home on the exclusive east slope of Black Mountain overlooks the Boulders, the McDowell Mountains and an unobstructed expanse of sparkling city lights. Energy-efficient natural materials include brick, cedar plank, mahogany, copper and stone, combined to create a modern Sonoran Desert masterpiece. Curving terraces with 25-foot solar heated pool and outdoor kitchen offer multiple gathering spots. The well-designed kitchen opens to an informal dining area and family/hearth room, creating a warm and inviting space. Master suite with copper fireplace, gracious bath and ample closet guarantees ultimate privacy plus great views. Two en-suite bedrooms and a detached guest house provide accommodations for all.
MLS # 5668067 Price 1699999 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 4 Square Footage 5587 Square Footage Source Owner Status Active
NOW COMPLETE! EXTENSIVE REMODEL completed in 2018. Tax records show original construction in 1983. ARCHITECTUALLY RECONSTRUCTED TRANSITIONAL SOFT CONTEMPORARY CUSTOM HOME by Luxury Living Homes. Located on the 7th fairway of The Boulders North course w/ 270 degree UNSURPASSED VIEWS OF THE GOLF COURSE, BLACK MTN & CITY LIGHTS, this home offers style & dazzling finishes. The expanded OPEN GREAT ROOM floorplan offers 3,677 sq ft & showcases ALL BRAND NEW dramatic telescoping walls of glass, capturing the breathtaking Black Mtn views! Finishes include precision cut wood grain tile floors, designer lighting & marble floor to ceiling mosaics. Kitchen offers custom soft close cabinetry, marble or quartz counters, wine fridge & high end SUBZERO appliances. Enjoy entertaining outdoors w/ pool/spa
MLS # 5603631 Price 1695000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 2 Square Footage 3677 Square Footage Source Architect Status Active
Gerry Jones custom hillside home created in harmony with the desert mountainside. Make this your new home! Nestled in the massive boulder outcroppings in Carefree across from Scottsdale's famous Boulders Resort, Golf Club and Spa. Inside the flow continues as large boulders seamlessly integrate architecture with nature. Huge common areas complimented by floor to ceiling windows and stunning vista views welcome lively entertainment or a relaxing fireside retreat. Both masters feature beamed ceilings, fireplaces and inviting patios. Recently updated kitchen adjoins dining and fireside lounging.The artistically placed pool resides just above the home, with amazing mountain and city light views complete this perfect setting.
MLS # 5504628 Price 1685000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 4400 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
MAJOR $200K PRICE IMPROVEMENT! Designed by renowned Masters of the Southwest architect Lash McDaniel, this romatic home welcomes you from the very moment that you enter the front courtyard gate. It beckons you to watch the sunsets and the sunrises and revel in the Black Mountain and Boulder views.Every attention to detail was made in contructing this home from the cook's kitchen to the open great room plan. Curved walls create intimate spaces and concrete flooring is easiy maintained. Each room has patio access and the grounds are beautifully landscaped. The guest house is huge with its own kitchen and great room. 4 car garage. This is a very private home very close to the Boulders Resort. The property of 1.8 acres has no HOA. Garden art negotiable.
MLS # 5706389 Price 1599895 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 5100 Square Footage Source Builder Status Active
MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION $380,000! Nestled in the foothills of Black Mountain, this custom SW Territorial home welcomes you and invites you in. Offering privacy and peacefulness in the High Sonoran Desert; yet, just a few minutes from The Boulders Resort, world class golf courses (private & public), dining, shopping and entertainment. This turn-key home has an oversized master suite on the second level with a sitting room, a beehive fireplace, spacious bath with dressing area and an artist studio/sunroom. There are 2 guest suites with private baths and walk in closets on the main level. A full size laundry room with 2 sets of washers & dryers are included as well. The lower level of the home is complete with a walk-in wine cellar, bathroom with shower, storage and SEE MOTION VIDEO!
MLS # 5586355 Price 1595000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 6000 Square Footage Source Builder Status Active
DRASTIC PRICE REDUCTION! Seller is taking a huge financial loss to move this home NOW! Priced way below comps and replacement costs. Gated and entirely walled handcrafted Mediterranean Estate nestled at the end of a long paved drive. Purposely positioned on this elevated side of Black Mountain, caputuring picturious views from every room. A very private estate, all on 1.6 acres with plenty of space to park your collection of cars and guests when they visit. The residence is exquisitely detailed in a Northern Italian decor with no expenses spared! From handcrafted ironwork to the gold plated faucets, to the crystal chandeliers you won't be disappointed. Walk along the fountains and water features to the large infinity edge pool and spa finished with mother of pearl! See MORE
MLS # 5711952 Price 1595000 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 6645 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
SELLER SAYS BRING ALL OFFERS!! Gerry Jones created this home for K.T. Pamler, one of the founding father's of Carefree. Gerry pioneered extreme terrian architecture in the Southwest, designing residences that respect and incorporate their natural surroundings, blending in amidst massive boulders as he did in this masterpiece in the desert. Nestled in the hillside of the east face of Black Mountain. Enjoy majestic views in every direction of the home, decks and patios. The 4,500 square foot, prairie-style abode sits like a hidden gem in the middle of tons of granite. The master suite which has been remodeled is on the main level. Large living and dining room are perfect for family time or entertainers delight. Downstairs has 2 guest bedrooms and a breezeway that takes you to a charming
MLS # 5628921 Price 1575000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 4 Square Footage 4477 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active
First time on the market in decades! This residence needs nothing but a loving buyer, move-in ready! Hilltop luxury, can't be duplicated again with views in a perfectly maintained classic Carefree ranch house, & horses OK! Enjoy an incredible Man Cave garage & attached RV garage w/14 ft. door! One of Carefree's highest locations in this gated home with hand-crafted cherry and maple cabinetry, hand-scrapped maple flooring, rustic beamed ceilings in the Great Room,high-end appliances like a Dacor range, spacious game/entertainment room, separate casita. ALL upgraded! Single-level with no HOA. Separate 890 sq. ft. guest house as well. 400 amp electrical panel. 2300 sq. ft of covered patio, with entertaining bars overlooking the pool and striking panoramas. What's not to love! Shown by appt
MLS # 5742582 Price 1495000 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms (Full) 5 Square Footage 4610 Square Footage Source Owner Status Under Contract Backups
Wait to you see what is in your backyard!The home has been constructed amongst giant granite boulders, to make this home very special. Southwest Territorial design with vega and latilla columns and beams throughout the home. Flagstone flooring can be found both inside and outside the residence. The building envelope has been completely fenced with access gates to the front door entry, back property acerage and the pool area. Cascading tiered pool areas feed one another and are set within the massive boulders, and has two very special water features. Pool area has a swim area with a grotto setting. The pool design comes with an International Design Award. In the back yard are a firepit, wood-burning fireplace and bench seating, outdoor kitchen BBQ and multiple patio/lounge areas(continued)
MLS # 5777532 Price 1450000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 4000 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Under Contract Backups
Come see this gorgeous NEW custom build in Sentinel Rock Estates with amenities galore. Home is situated on the lot to maximize mountain views and desert sunsets. Open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, clearstory windows, and beams. Professional chef kitchen with large island, breakfast nook, range, separate refrigerator, freezer, and quartzite countertops. Expansive laundry room with cabinets, quartz countertops and built in refrigerator space. Built in lockers for homeowners storage convenience. Master bath with free-standing tub and spa like amenities. Built in California Closets throughout. Backyard is an entertainers dream with an exterior fireplace, built in barbeque, Ramada, and pool. Landscaping with artificial lawn included.
MLS # 5710480 Price 1445000 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 4012 Square Footage Source Builder Status Active
Stunning ridge top Carefree home with panoramic mountain views and incredible sunsets! This Arizona dream home offers a highly desired Great Room floor plan with a wall of pocketing glass doors to bring the outside in. A chefs dream Kitchen awaits you with professional Viking range, Subzero appliances, eat-in kitchen and bar seating, plus an elegant formal Dining room. Entertain in your backyard sanctuary with a sparkling negative edge pool, spa, fire pit, bbq station & multiple lounging areas. Soak in the sunshine and starry nights, or choose to relax in the shaded north Patio. Privacy for all with a Main Master Suite plus 2 large Bedroom Suites. The classic library-style Office also enjoys mountain views. Both the professional decor and the quality detailing are timeless and beautiful!
MLS # 5688140 Price 1400000 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms (Full) 3 Square Footage 4153 Square Footage Source County Assessor Status Active The Town of Carefree
The Town of Carefree was established in the mid ’50s as a master-planned community, and to this day it maintains much of its Western ambiance, effortlessly combining rustic charms with multi-million dollar desert estate homes. It’s no surprise then that the Town motto is “Home of Cowboys and Caviar, Where the Old West Meets the New.”
Carefreeʼs location at the “top of Scottsdale” and on the fringes of the Tonto National Forest provide an abundance of unspoiled natural beauty. To the west, Black Mountain is the unofficial divider between Carefree and the Town of Cave Creek, where a similarly laid back lifestyle permeates its Wild West themed shops and restaurants.
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