8360 E AUTOPLANE Drive
Carefree, AZ 85377
MLS# 5704038
5 beds  |  3.5 baths  |  4132 sqft

Best deal to live on the Top 100 Desert Forest golf course, memberships are available, AND on the other side, the gated and private Carefree Skyranch. Desert Forest is called "the home of the Pros!" And a number of pros warm up for the Masters on it's challenging layout.
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Best deal to live on the Top 100 Desert Forest golf course, memberships are available, AND on the other side, the gated and private Carefree Skyranch. Desert Forest is called "the home of the Pros!" And a number of pros warm up for the Masters on it's challenging layout. A cavernous airplane hangar attached to this contemporary home. And not just for airplanes, for all your toys. The home is also on a championship golf course, in addition to a gated and secure private airpark runway. The ultimate toy barn. Look at the number of planes, cars, boats, motorcycles that the hangar accomodates. Four big air exhaust fans, and RV hookups as well. Contemporary design of the home with the private outdoor office balcony, a perfect place to relax and watch airplanes take off and land! Aerial view of the home, sandwiched between the runway and Desert Forest Golf Course, where memberships are available. There's a lot next to this home, also available. Ask us for more details. Prime Skyranch location, on the Top 100 Desert Forest Golf Course with easiest access to the terminal, runway and fuel. Skyanch is gated, patrolled and has extensive video surveillance. The hangar facility is a real work of art, with a separate garage door for the cars, multiple entrances into the home, RV hookups and epoxy floor. A King Air is currently housed here. Fairway adjacent to the home. The Desert Forest is a legendary course, and called "the home of the Pros" since some of the pros belong and warm up for the Masters Tournament here. Memberships are available. Looking from above the terminal, towards the N.E and the residence. Store any of your toys in the hangar, however, in the metal hangars on the South side, no boats, RVs or cars allowed. Hand-tiled royal blue heated swimming pool and spa, right out your door, and facing South and West for maximum sunshine! Private ppol area looks out at Black Mountain above the privacy wall. Pool and spa were added by the current owner. Owner paid over $70,000 each for large view windows of tempered glass, to view into the hangar. This is the favored view, looking down from the private office. This 90 foot wide hangar is the widest ever built at Skyranch, and comes with a large taxi area, boarded by approach and runway lights. Taxiway lights and red lights illuminate the drive/taxiway. Skyranch operations are allowed until 11 pm in the evening. In this panoramic view, the owner's King Air 250 sits comfortably in the hangar with a variety of other vehicles. There's also a garage door on the right side, for auto entry without raising the hangar door. Heavy steel beams span the length of this 90 foot wide hangar, with a professionally-applied epoxy coating, plenty of storage too! With a width of almost 100 feet and a 90 foot door, here's room for all your toys! This media room portion of the Great Room, with an over $50,000 sound sysem and upgraded Hi Def flat scrreen tv, has motorized blackout curtains, and a convenient full access room behind the screen. With motorized chairs and a $55,000 sound system, this is the way to watch movies! The motorized curtain keeps the room dark. The curtain, in two sections, adds privacy and class to this airport media room. Everybody raves about the home's most striking entrance feature. A large window into the hangar is framed, for the ultimate pilot views. Many of the hangars are also being used by car collectors, RV and boat owners who love this fantastic "garage!" Show off your toys! The home's builder ran some of the top restaurants in the Phoenix area, and knew how to design a kitchen for maximum enjoyment and efficiency. And you'll enjoy the mountain and golf course views and large, easily accessible covered patio that wraps around two sides of the home. There's a wall of appliances, a mini bar with icemaker, large wine cooler, and even a samll window to look into the hangar. The breakfast is made of aircraft grade brushed aluminum. Appliances are also built into the island of the kitchen, with everything built ergonomically for best efficiency in meal preparation What kind of a kitchen would a top restaurant owner build? Here it is. There are built in appliances on the other side of the island, delicate maple cabinetry, and a variety of professional appliances. The living room portion of the Great Room looks out on Continental peak, highest mountain in the area. The Great Room is the room layout of choice for Arizona entertaining. Contained in one area is the gourmet kitchen, stylish dining in front of an art deco fireplace, and the media facilities. No need to go anywhere else, unless you want to WoW your guests in the hangar! Dining area of the Great Room with large patio doors and fireplace. All furniture and accessories are available by separate purchase. Expansive wrap around patios with firepots, with views to the West and North. Whimsical master suite with large picture perfect window that looks at the mountains and golf course. Walls are padded silk. There's also a tv above for viewing, extensive sound system, and cozy fireplace. Motorized complete blackout curtains are perfect for the late sleepers! View from the master suite, note the tv and speakers up above the window, fireplace, and with motorized curtains on two sides, and a separate patio entry. Perfectly-designed for the active owner. From the master bath, is this master closet with large drawers and a packing station on top. Then, right around the corner, is a special hangar access door. Lutron computerized lighting features a Welcome Home and All lights off mode. There's a warming stove in the master bath along with a steam shower and jacuzzi tub. You'll enjoy using the many features of the master bath of this Skyranch residence, from the invigorating steam shower, to the warm antique stove to take the chill off a winter morning. A dream office with lots of space, plenty of light, large hangar view window that costs over $75,000 to manufacture, plenty of storage and large outdoor patio. The original builder of the home spent a large amount of time in this private office, and it was designed from the ground up, to provide a wonderful and relaxing work environment. What a place for afternoon relaxation, dinner or cocktails, watching the airplanes land and take off, enjoying views of Black Mountain (visible) or Pinnacle Peak to the South Guest powder room with maximum color and whimsical design. Counter and mirrors feature large glass with cracked edges. This guest suite has motorized shutters over the sliding patio doors, and a private patio as well. Large guest suite, in a quiet location, also with an outdoor entrance and patio. This bedroom has a private bath, and large walk-in closet Views of the airport runway, hangars, and Pinnacle Peak and the McDowell Mountains beyond. Skyranch is one of the great airparks in the nation, with townhome complexes and hangars on the south, and the large custom homes on big lots on the North, bordering the Top 100 Desert Forest Golf Course. The first three things built when Carefree was started, was the Carefree Inn, the Golf Course, and Skyranch. The field is gated, patrolled and features video surveillance for a safe environme nt. Skyranch can accomodte any aircraft under 12,500 lbs, including the Very Light Jets that are being produced, such as a Citation Mustang. Here a large Pilatus lands on the field. Hangar for this residence can accommodate almost all aircraft that can use the field. Carefree does not allow walls or fences around the perimeter of the property to allow wildlife to travel the area, and there is an amazing amount of natural wildlife to enjoy. This buck was on the lot one morning with several friends! The residential living areas wrap around the hangar. There are several small split levels, one going to the upstairs office, and several steps down to the guest wings. There are also RV hookups inside, a professionally-applied epoxy floor coating, numberous powerful ceilling upducts to get the air moving, and a separate car garage door.

Property Description
Airplane hangars are NOT just for airplanes anymore! RVs, boats, car collections. . .all your toys can fit! Skyranch's widest hangar and a premiere and stunning contemporary masterpiece, on the runway and also a prime GOLF COURSE LOCATION ON DESERT FOREST COURSE. No expense was spared during construction of this whimsical dream home, perfect for entertaining with wonderful patio views. Enjoy a functional super-sized 90 ft. wide facility to store and showcase your toys! (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. The Great Room takes in 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!

Contract Information
Status Change Date: 2018-09-13
List Price: $2,500,000
Status: Active
Current Price: $2,500,000
Ownership: Fee Simple
Location, Tax & Legal
Map Code/Grid: F37
House Number: 8360
Compass: E
Street Name: AUTOPLANE
St Suffix: Drive
City/Town Code: Carefree
State/Province: AZ
Zip Code: 85377
Country: USA
County Code: Maricopa
Assessor Number: 216-26-083
Subdivision: CAREFREE AIRPARK ESTATES Large 90 ft-wide-hangar!
Taxes: 8288
General Property Description
Dwelling Type: Single Family - Detached
Dwelling Styles: Detached
Exterior Stories: 2
# of Interior Levels: 2
# Bedrooms: 5
# Bathrooms: 3.5
Approx SQFT: 4132
Price/SqFt: 605.03
Approx SqFt Range: 4,001 - 4,500
Horses: N
Year Built: 2006
Approx Lot SqFt: 44518
Apx Lot Size Range: 1 - 1.9 Acres
Pool: Private Only
Elementary School: Black Mountain Elementary School
Jr. High School: Black Mountain Elementary School
High School: Cactus Shadows High School
Elem School Dist #: 093 - Cave Creek Unified District
High School Dist #: 093 - Cave Creek Unified District
Remarks & Misc
Geo Lat: 33.81881
Geo Lon: -111.90038
Status Change Info
Legal Info
Lot Number: 816
Association & Fees
HOA Transfer Fee: 500
HOA Fee: 135
HOA Paid (Freq): Monthly
HOA Telephone: 480-488-3571
HOA 2 Y/N: N
PAD Fee Y/N: N
Cap Impv/Impt Fee$/%: %
Cap Impv/ImptFee2$/%: %
Land Lease Fee Y/N: N
Rec Center Fee Y/N: N
Rec Center Fee 2 Y/N: N
Ttl Mthly Fee Equiv: 135
Basement Y/N: N
Separate Den/Office
Sep Den/Office Y/N: Y
Parking Spaces
Garage Spaces: 20
Slab Parking Spaces: 10
Total Covered Spaces: 20
Property Features
Special Listing Cond: N/A
Architecture: Contemporary
Master Bathroom: Full Bth Master Bdrm; Separate Shwr & Tub; Double Sinks; Tub with Jets; Bidet; Other (See Remarks)
Master Bedroom: Downstairs
Additional Bedroom: Other Bdrm Dwnstrs; Separate Bdrm Exit; Mstr Bdr Walkin Clst; Othr Bdr Walkin Clst
Fireplace: 3+ Fireplace; Fireplace Family Rm; Fireplace Master Bdr; Gas Fireplace
Windows: Sunscreen(s)
Pool - Private: Pool - Private; Heated Pool
Spa: Spa - Private; Spa - Heated
Community Features: Gated Community; Golf Course; Runway Access
Dining Area: Eat-in Kitchen; Dining in LR/GR; Breakfast Room
Kitchen Features: Disposal; Dishwasher; Refrigerator; Pantry; Kitchen Island
Laundry: Washer Included; Dryer Included; Inside Laundry
Other Rooms: Great Room; Guest Qtrs-Sep Entrn; Media Room
Features: Vaulted Ceiling(s); Fire Sprinklers; Physcl Chlgd (SRmks); Other (See Remarks)
Technology: 3+ Exist Tele Lines; Pre-Wire Srnd Snd; Pre-Wire Sat Dish; Cable TV Avail; HighSpd Intrnt Aval; Ntwrk Wrng Multi Rms; Security Sys Owned
Exterior Features: Patio; Covered Patio(s); Balcony/Deck(s); Private Street(s); Pvt Yrd(s)/Crtyrd(s)
Parking Features: Electric Door Opener; Extnded Lngth Garage; Golf Cart Garage; Over Height Garage; RV Parking; Tandem Garage
Construction: Frame - Wood
Const - Finish: Painted; Stucco; Other (See Remarks)
Roofing: Foam
Cooling: Refrigeration
Heating: Electric Heat
Energy/Green Feature: Multi-Zones
Utilities: APS; SW Gas
Water: City Water
Sewer: Septic; Septic in & Cnctd
Services: City Services
Fencing: Block
Property Description: Golf Course Lot; Mountain View(s); Adjacent to Wash
Landscaping: Desert Front; Desert Back; Yrd Wtring Sys Front; Yrd Wtring Sys Back
Possession: By Agreement; Close of Escrow
Association Fee Incl: Street Maint
Assoc Rules/Info: Pets OK (See Rmrks); Rental OK (See Rmks)
Existing 1st Loan: Treat as Free&Clear
New Financing: Cash; Conventional
Disclosures: Seller Discl Avail; Agency Discl Req

Listing Office: Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty

Last Updated: October - 11 - 2018

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