Welcome to Eleven Arches, also known as the Grace Mansion. The historic trophy property was built in 1937, by notable architect Josias Joesler, as a winter residence for Louise N. Grace, the heiress of eastern shipping magnate W.R.Grace. The privately walled and gated enclave is situated on 4.38 acres, within the prestigious gated community of The Estates at Eleven Arches, a prime location in the heart of the Catalina Foothills. After a five year restoration by the current owners, the property was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The magnificent Tucson Landmark exemplifies Joesler's iconic late 19th and 20th Century Revival architectural style, and is famous for its residents, guests, events, architecture and location. The distinctive estate is a world unto itself, offering 15,502 square feet of living spaces, resort-like grounds, complete privacy, unrivaled city views, and majestic mountain views. Exceptionally restored to capture its history, combined with today's amenities, the estate exudes a warm and intimate feeling for everyday living, yet provides the perfect venue for grand scale entertaining. The stately south yard offers panoramic city views, an oversized pool, multiple seating areas, covered patios, a picturesque breezeway, and ample space to host over 250 guests. The area between the property wall and property line on this oversized lot has room to build, measuring an incredible 2.389 acres and fits over 70 parked cars. The privately gated drive reveals the first sight of prominent elegance. A true masterpiece, built primarily of mud adobe, with 24" exterior walls. The light-filled interior spaces are graciously scaled, with a terrace access off almost every room. The main residence features interior 14" walls with integrally colored platinum grade Gypsum plaster. The formal dining room features exquisite waxed lime-marbled dust Italian plaster. The residence is an art collectors dream lined with a gallery quality hanging system and lighting. Notable property features include a 600 ft deep steel cased private water well in addition to city water, 9,948 sqft. main residence, 5,553 sqft. detached guest quarters and a total of 10 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms. At a glance in the main residence, the main level features a grand entry hall, two-story foyer, formal living room, formal dining room, chef's kitchen with a dining area, butlers pantry, laundry room, and two guest powder rooms. The master bedroom wing, also on the main level, includes a media room with a full bathroom, office, his/hers bathrooms and closets, and a private serene terrace. The second level has two generously scaled guest bedrooms with en-suite baths, each with a private balcony displaying infinite city vistas. The dramatic staircase in the grand entry hall leads to the guest bedrooms, which can also be accessed by an elevator. The guest quarter casitas offer endless possibilities: home office, gym, art studio, wine cellar, staff quarters. Storage quarters can easily be converted into an additional casita. Casita One offers four bedrooms, three bathrooms, kitchen, living area, fireplace, private patio. Casita Two includes two bedrooms, one full bath. Casita Three has one bedroom, one bath. Additional amenities include: HVAC zoned, Sonos sound system in the main residence, commercial grade water softener. Oversized detached 4 car garage with workshop, detached 1 car garage for guest quarters. Chef's kitchen features appliances by Viking, Fisher & Paykel, Miele and Sub-Zero. A truly inspiring lifestyle awaits, come and see for yourself. See video and documents tab for additional information, including floorplans, and video. Historical documents, restoration and notable features list available. Recent survey available upon request.
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10 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $6,500,000
6 Bedroom Home in Tubac - $1,795,000
Featured in the 2019 Tubac Tour of Homes, this beautifully restored 1936 adobe ranch home welcomes you with charm & character. From the dramatic living room with exposed hand-hewn beams to the delicate painted touches around the curved windows and doors, you will be transported to the grandeur of an earlier Southwest. Bordering a 160 acre preservation area & nestled in a mesquite bosque close to the Santa Cruz River, this home is very close to the ''best small art community in America'' of Tubac. This 5.7+/- acre gentleman's ranch is steeped in the history of the area. Other notable features that make this beautiful home so very special include a dining room with beehive fireplace, a sitting galleria, a wonderfully tiled kitchen with contiguous butler's kitchen, master bedroom with office and two ensuite guest bedrooms. Located close to the house are three additional guest casitas - two with cooking facilities.This property also includes a large pool with two inner courtyards, ramada, 7-person hot tub, gazebo, labyrinth, and private walking path to the Anza trail. A fabulous place to call home.
5 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $2,250,000
Own a piece of Tucson history! This beautiful 3 bed/3 bath historic ranch home sits secluded at the base of Sabino Canyon. Built in 1917, the home has been meticulously renovated & restored to meet the standards of the most discerning. Nearly 15 amazing acres, Sabino Ranch is a paradise to be explored. Walk through the mature trees & down to Sabino Creek as it runs across the property. In addition to the main house, you will find a 2 bed/1bath adobe guesthouse, a large adobe shop/garage with an office & covered carport. Take in the views of the Catalina Mountains from the pool & spa, which has its own pool house. The stables have plenty of storage with two covered paddocks & the tack room is an inviting space to lounge in after riding. Just up the hill is a huge arena/turnout & round pen. The Sabino Ranch is a must see! Breathtaking views of the Catalina Mountains across the property. A beautiful organic vegetable/flower garden is tucked behind the stables. The homestead was built in 1917 by Charles DeBaud, one of the pioneer ranch owners. Along with the renovations and restoration of all ranch buildings by Means Design and Building Corporation, Eric Means's work includes facilitating phase two of the San Xaviers conservation project. The interior decor was designed by Christy Martin whose work at Sabino Ranch was featured in March 2011 Arizona Opera League's Home Tour. Jeffrey Trent of Landscape & Living Environments is the designer who has overseen the landscape & garden for over 20 years. His vision & execution have won multiple awards from Sunset Magazine Western Garden and Design. Each detail, inside & out, has been conceived & executed to an impeccable standard. *Please see the historic write-up of Sabino Ranch in the documents.*
2 Bedroom Home in Benson - $595,000
90+/- Acre HP Ranch ~ Backs up to the Coronado National Forest in the foothills of the breathtaking Whetstone Mountains with panoramic mountain and valley views. Perfect gentleman's ranch or private get-away with endless riding right out your back gate. You will fall in love with this sweet ranch that is 20 minutes to Benson and less than an hour to Tucson and Tucson International Airport. Included is a cozy two-bedroom one bath home originally constructed in 1931 and nicely maintained with an eat in kitchen with custom cabinetry; open concept dining and living area with original hardwood floors and custom Anderson sliding patio doors; office nook and a basement. In addition to the hardwood, there is carpet in the office area, and bedrooms, with vinyl in the kitchen and bath area. The home is centrally cooled with AC and heated with a wood stove and electric wall units. There is a detached 1,500 s.f. two-car garage with a bathroom, laundry room and tack/storage room. The 600 s.f. workshop has electrical outlets spaced along all walls. The property also features a steel barn with two large horse stalls complete with custom mangers, tack/feed/storage room, hay storage area with a roll-up door large enough to accommodate a squeeze for hay delivery. Connected to the barn are corrals constructed of pipe and sucker rod which extends around the front yard area of the home. Enjoy your front porch while you watch deer come to water every evening. Perfectly set up for horses or cattle. Runs about 10 head of cattle seasonally. The property features a microwave tower lease that provides supplemental monthly income of approximately $1,000/month. There are plans being considered for a master planned community on adjoining property called the Villages at Vigneto.
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $390,000
For Downtown living and working it doesn't get any better than this. Located within the historic ArmoryPark, one block south of the Temple of Music and Art, and zoned HC3, this turn of the century adobe hasso many possibilities! Originally built as three Sonoran shotgun units, when indoor plumbing wasintegrated it converted to a duplex. 25 E 15 th at 574 sqft was a very popular Airbnb listing for years andis currently rented under lease. 23 E. 15 th at 721 sq. ft. is an expiring lease. Connecting the two sides fora single family residence, living on one side with an attached business space, living on one side andrenting the other side to nearly live mortgage free are all options, you choose!
4 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $649,000
REDUCED! Own a piece of Tucson history! Gorgeous brick duplex, built in 1901, fully updated: newer roof, electric, plumbing, floors. Same family since 1930. Stunning light, high ceilings, hardwood floors, giant windows... this is Tucson as it was at the turn of the century! Each side has enormous rooms, with lots of choices how to use them. Live in one side, rent the other, while you develop the back yard into an oasis or possibly more units! Or consider Airbnb'ing one or both. There is plenty of room to park off street, back is fully fenced. This property is aching for more. Imagine: a guesthouse, pool cabana, and a 2 or 3 car garage... Zoning is HR-3, and property is over a quarter acre. Investigate what's possible! Units are close but not exact, so do see both sides!
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $200,000
Located near the popular Mercado San Agustin in the southern portion of Menlo Park, this charming home built in the 1930s features 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms and prime location to all things downtown Tucson. Just a few minutes from I-10, getting around town is a breeze. With the right amount of TLC this home has amazing potential to be a real gem.
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $515,000
Historic charm meets modern convenience in this stunning West University home less than 2 miles from the U of A! Restored to enhance the historic vision. Freshly painted inside. Complete with high ceilings, Central A/C, original fir hardwood floors, period built-ins, claw-foot tub in large bath and upgraded secondary bath, large bedrooms (extra room can be converted to the 3rd Bedroom), updated kitchen with vintage style oven/stove! Did someone say, BASEMENT? Yes, 3 rooms wherein imagination is the only limitation. Meticulous care has gone into making this a comfortable, yet historical gem. Zoned H2 and a huge backyard with gate for access to the alleyway and off-street parking, as well as room to park inside the walls and still have room for a guest house or casita; limitless potentia
5 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $575,000
Fantastic compound in West University! Main house was built in 1913, a 3/2 with oak floors, new kitchen cabinets, butcher block counters, fridge, high ceilings, freshly painted interior, deep front porch. In 1997, a one bedroom GH was added, along with a studio with a full bath, and a two-car garage. This is the compound you've been looking for! Walled for privacy, mature landscaping, corner lot on the alley. Just one block to the grassy park with splashpad, and 6 blocks to main UA campus. 4th Ave features lots of shoppes, cafes, and the modern streetcar to downtown and the mercado district! Streetcar stop at 3rd/University, in front of the iconic Time Market. Urban life at its finest! Owner occupiers can apply for 45% historic property tax credit!
5 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $649,000
Don't miss this Gorgeous West University historic mission revival home designed by the famous architect Henry Jaastad. Seller is accepting offers between $649,000- $689,000. The property consists of a residence and a duplex. Built in 1915, this home has original maple and oak hardwood floors and a very desirable open floor plan. The stainless and granite kitchen has been fully updated with a $50,000 renovation by Dorado Designs. This renovation includes granite countertops, new cabinets and stainless steel, energy efficient appliances. The walled backyard is an oasis w/ 3 brick entertaining patios, outdoor fireplace, jacuzzi, mature shade fruit and pomegranate trees with a lush, maintenance- free turf gras
6 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $1,250,000
Now on 2 acres and on the market for the first time since 1943 is the estate of Jack Goodman, one of Tucson's pioneering businessmen and a premier patron of Western Art. This 5,300 sq ft Joesler designed estate was originally built as a spec house by Murphey-Leo to establish the Catalina Foothills Estates neighborhood. Joesler masterfully situated his classic ranch design on the East/West axises of the now 2 acre lot; taking advantage of the incredible mountain and now city views the parcel has to offer, while still maintaining a sense of seclusion in the lush desert. The home is an exemplary representation of the Joesler and Murphey team's ability to create ''refined rustification'' and is simply a classic. Agent is related to sellers
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $285,000
Fantastic opportunity to own property literally across the street from the U of A. 3 bedroom bungalow, each with their own entrance. Extra large corner lot. Have parked 15 cars on one side and 10 on the other. 3 large double wrought iron gates to drive thru property. Real hardwood floors. Great for single family or students.
1 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $291,000
Beautiful historic adobe casita in heart of the desired Barrio Viejo. Covered patios, concrete and tile floors. This home is a few minute walk to the center of downtown, the sunlink streetcar and has easy access to the interstate I 10. Excellent purchase for living or investing. Close to the U of A campus, and the world famous Gem Show. The neighborhood is rich in art and Tucson history. New AC Unit being installed!
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $265,000
1 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $585,000
Amazing 2 story Historic Carriage House, with all the charm of yesteryear. Updated bungalow-style 1 bedroom upstairs and currently an active BARBER Shop / Salon below (MLS# 22124009). Zoned C3, the uses of this property are endless. Retail, Student Housing, Office Space...the potential is left only to the imagination. Come see this home, less than a mile from the University of Arizona and right on historic 4th Avenue. Potential for off street parking has been vetted with the City of Tucson zoning division and is ready to go! -New plumbing and electrical-New stucco-New windows, flooring and exterior doors-New whole home carbon water filtration system -Newer roof and mechanicals-Bonus room with separate access and plumbed for sink-Private courtyard-Completely renovated
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $595,000
Beautiful remodeled 1926 Sam Hughes bungalow w/ a rare opportunity to own a R-2 corner lot in this historic area. The existing residence is located in a great spot on the lot leaving plenty of room for an additional detached or attached unit. Prime location at the corner of Plummer and 1st Street with NO HOA. The existing residence was recently renovated with charming hardwood flooring throughout, light and bright carrera countertops, canned lights, ceiling fans in the living area/bedrooms, updated paint, plumbing/electrical/gas system updates, and energy efficiency improvements to insulation along with dual pane windows, and more. Fireplace is workable with new venting and gas lighter. Each bedroom has its own exit with a security door. Perfect for UofA students with potential for more.
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $355,000
Cozy bungalow style home located on a convenient corner lot in the desirable Barrio Viejo (''Old Town''), one of Tucson's oldest historic neighborhoods. This home boasts beautiful quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, new tile floors and new carpet throughout and much more! Basement bonus room which can be used as a ''man cave'' or storage room. Spacious secure backyard with carport. Easy access to Interstate 10, close to U of A, and world-famous gem show. Located four blocks from downtown with views of ''A'' mountain and Tumamoc Hill from your front porch. Enjoy this perfect location!
2 Bedroom Home in Benson - $99,000
With some TLC this 2 bedroom 1 bath gem can be turned into a charming home. Located in a convenient downtown Benson neighborhood walking distance to schools, library, shopping, restaurants, a 1.72 acre City Park and more. Laundry room with electric washer and dryer hookups, A/C and large fenced back yard with alley access.
9 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $825,000
Grand University Boulevard Home! Six Bedroom Main House with Three Studios--2 Month-to-Month and other vacant! This Home will Need Renovations. The Bones are Super Solid! Bring it back to the 1897 photo in the MLS. Built in the Late 19th Century by Lyman Wakefield, the Sheriff of Pima County at the time. This is an amazing opportunity to own a true piece of Tucson History and a Prime Property Blocks from the Entrance to the UA, Downtown, and 4th Avenue! Opportunity of a Lifetime!!!
4 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $445,000
Originally built in 1925, this well-laid out 2244 SF 4 bedroom, 4 full bath home with formal living room and oversized family room is perfect for many uses. New paint, new light fixtures, new carpet, and more. 2 bedrooms and 2 baths downstairs, and 2 upstairs. Laundry room downstairs. Tons of parking!
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $225,000
Three bedroom bungalow at base of Tumamoc Hill. Perfect for individual or small family who loves desert hiking. Shares single drive with long term neighbors. Former residence of Richard Summers, Pulitzer Prize Novelist. The writing cabin remains on the property and is great for storage! Home is cozy, with original hardwood flooring, neutral paint tones, and large colonial style windows, with sizable fenced yard. The home was remodeled in the mid- 2000's with new plumbing, electrical, dual paned windows, kitchen and bath cabinetry. Natural gas range, and dryer added in 2009, as well as stained concrete living room floor. New kitchen appliances, ceiling fans throughout. New HVAC was installed in August of 2020. The home was also re-roofed and exterior painted in 2021.
4 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $500,000
Stunningly renovated 1920's Bungalow, walking distance from UofA. Open concept floor plan pouring in natural light. The possibilities are endless! Great opportunity to generate income with full efficiency basement. All Bathrooms have been remodeled top to bottom. The curb appeal matches the interior with fresh paint in attractive contrasting colors. Waterproof LVP flooring throughout living area. Freshly painted inside including upgraded 5'' baseboards. Great location (walking/biking distance UofA, restaurants, shopping). Agent/Owner.
4 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $430,000
This 1915 Dunbar Springs adobe was been thoughtfully updated in 2015. Home features open concept living with connection to the family, kitchen and dining, as well as 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Main bedroom is spacious with walk in closet and attached bath. Electrical, mechanical, plumbing and sewer line were updated during the renovation in 2015. 11' ceilings throughout the addition (wood frame), stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, hardwood oak flooring and ceramic tile throughout. Owners worked with Watershed Management in 2016 to install native landscaping with passive water collection - landscape is well established, and needs little care. This home is near all the favorite downtown hotspots, 4th Avenue, the Mercado, the Loop, west side hiking trails, and I-10
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $252,000
Amazing Territorial home with a 2021 revitalization, . Enter this retreat through a gated entry and Artistic metal front entry door-. Modern kitchen with glass back splash, gas stove & butcher block counter tops. Lots of upgrades with cool lighting features, and fully updated bathrooms and kitchen. Smoked glass doors and a splash of designer colors create a soothing mood. Chill out on the Hacienda style front porch! Front yard is very private, back yard features a covered ramada, perfect for out door get-togethers. If you seek a classic home with a minimalistic feel and all the modern amenities this is it! Strategically located close to downtown and around the corner of 4th Ave restaurant district. See today-don't delay.
3 Bedroom Home in Oracle - $299,000
Welcome to this 1930 turn-key charmer! This freshly painted home with updated countertops, a new 40 gal water heater, high ceilings, and inviting porches is nestled in the heart of Oracle just down the street from the city park. The 700 sq ft detached garage is a mechanic or woodworker's dream! This unique floorplan could be perfect for multigenerational living or a housemate. Enjoy the beauty of Southern AZ from your front porch or get adventurous! Hike Oracle and Catalina State Parks, off-road at Charouleau Gap, mountain bike the AZT, or gaze at the Milky Way in your own backyard. Biosphere 2, Arizona Zipline Adventures, and the Oracle Patio Cafe all offer other opportunities for fun!
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $225,000
Darling 1930 Bungalow style home. Updated with tons of new features; Real Wood Beams, New Dual Pane windows thru out home, New Ceiling Fans, New AC/Heat Pump, New Hot Water Heater, New Vinyl Flooring, New Kitchen Cabinets & Counter tops. Stainless Appliances in Your light & Bright Kitchen. Bathroom has been professionally tiled w/New Toilet, New Mirrored Medicine Cabinet, Vanity & Sink. Raised Panel Doors thru out and Custom Sliding Barn Door. HUGE lot! Ready for what ever you want to make it! Custom Professionally Welded Steel Front Door Awing and New Farm house style outdoor lighting. New Wood Fence/Gate off Kitchen. Amazing Mature Desert Plantings. Corner Lot with tons of parking area. Roof just coated, Interior & Exterior Freshly Painted. It's a Real Gem!
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $230,000
Lovely 2bd/1ba Bungalow Home close to Downtown/University of Arizona. Beautiful real hardwood floors throughout. Updated Kitchen with newer cabinets and stainless appliances. Jack and Jill bathroom has been updated with Tile and Rain forest shower head as well. A wonderful place to call home or a great rental property. Don't miss this opportunity!
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $198,900
2 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $350,000
Charming Bungalow in Feldmans Historic District with loads of character. Vintage touches include a lovely kitchen, wood doors and windows, and beautiful wood floors. The main home has 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms, in addition to a studio guest house. The primary suite has an extra space that makes a nice office or reading nook. Off street parking available behind a garage door. The lot is extra deep with a rolling gate in the alley for RV storage. Property is located in Feldmans Historic District which may allow for reduced property taxes. Close to UA, Pima Downtown Campus, Downtown, 4th Ave, and Starbucks just across the street. Easy access to I-10.
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $425,000
4% coop. Home sits on nearly 1/4 ac., with a full-depth R3 lot with plenty of off-street parking, space for a garage/guesthouse ($10K in architect's plans included in sale). City of Tucson starting $3,000,000 improvement to Santa Rita Park. 1909 charm with 21st-century livability, a quick walk or bike ride to downtown, and 5 Points! The cozy, covered front porch overlooks a fully fenced yard with raised garden beds and a view of the park. The traditional front living room offers a beautiful, bright bay window and classic built-ins. Completed in 2014, you'll find a modern kitchen with stainless appliances, quartz countertops, ample dining space, and a spacious family room with high ceilings. Newer gas packs and electric panel. Priced to sell fast.
2 Bedroom Home in Tumacacori - $285,000
Zoned for commercial use, this property has 1 home that is used as a rental, another building that is used for business purposes and a large double garage as well as a storage building! No HOA involved and prime location on E Frontage Road for visibility! Call for an appointment to preview your next adventure.
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $200,000
3 Bedroom Home in Tucson - $599,995
Beautifully preserved and updated home in the heart of Barrio Viejo. Spacious 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Built in 1958 and currently being used as an office, this home is close to Downtown Tucson, and the University of Arizona. Walking up to the home you are greeted by a covered patio and charming curb appeal. Living room with wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors and an abundance of natural light. The kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, and wood burning fireplace. Spacious Formal Dining room. Expansive Master Bedroom with walk-in closet and Master Bathroom with shower and double sink. 2 additional Guest Bedrooms and Guest Bathroom with shower. The low care, large and expansive yard wraps around the property giving you the opportunity to make it your own. Plenty of onsite parking