Hillside Home in DC Ranch Set on Four Acres Sells for $6.59 Million
Posted by Nina Joki — June 4, 2019
SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Sold by Mike Lehman of Silverleaf Realty, this is one of the most remarkable and iconic homes at the Country Club at DC Ranch. Perched on four acres high on a hillside with protected mountain preserve views to the north and south, this contemporary design harmonizes with the relaxed lifestyle of the desert Southwest.Designed by R.J. Bacon, renowned for his broad vision and unsurpassed attention to detail, the home reflects the architect’s respect for the climate and cultural heritage of North Scottsdale. Featuring 7,441 square feet with three bedrooms, five baths, two offices, a media room and a full gym, the home is a perfect pairing of contemporary design with organic materials, indelible finishes and other modern elements. Interior design is by Turner Martin Design with studios in Arizona and California. The home was built by Tom Archer Custom Homes and Design of Scottsdale.Contributing to the continuity and cohesion of the space are natural materials such as black slate and oak flooring, granite and leathered Cambrian black countertops, sustainable bamboo cabinets, a petrified wood sink and Brazilian tile in the showers. Organic art includes teak root cross-sections hung for dramatic effect in the foyer and dining room and large, backlit Japanese Mitsumate ebonized branch art pieces prominently displayed in the hallway and home theater, where it is used for its acoustical properties.There are three levels to the estate: main, upper and lower. The main floor features the great room with informal dining area, welcoming foyer and wine room. Coffered ceilings with LED perimeter lighting, sconces and stone column accents create a warm and comfortable environment. A covered patio off the great room has a gas fireplace with TV, outdoor kitchen with barbecue center and pizza oven, bar sink and stunning sunset and city light views.A kitchen suite offers a center island, dining island and a clerestory skylight, butler’s pantry, a walk-in storage pantry and an adjacent outdoor covered dining courtyard. Top-of-the-line appliance brands include Wolf, Viking, Sub-Zero, Miele, Scotsman and Asko. Also, on the main floor is the master suite with a see-through fireplace, master patio with French door access, auto shades, a center island dresser, Japanese in-floor soaking tub, three-headed shower and easy access to the laundry facilities.
Two spacious casitas are situated on the upper level for total privacy and comfort. Each casita has bedroom space, kitchen facilities and full baths, and is connected to the main residence by a covered breezeway. The second office, also on the upper level, has outdoor patio access with dazzling city light views.
About Silverleaf Realty
Silverleaf Realty specializes in luxury real estate services for DC Ranch, North Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. Because of our team’s long-term involvement with homes and land for sale in these cities and communities, we are able to offer our clients – buyers, sellers and builders alike – a matchless level of knowledge, experience and expertise when it comes to the luxury real estate services they need in Arizona’s marketplace.
Mike Lehman joined Silverleaf Realty in late 2002 as a sales associate and has been personally involved in over $450 million in real estate transactions With yearly sales averaging over $30M in the past four years, Mike has been consistently ranked in the top 20 Residential Real Estate Agents by Phoenix Business Journal based on annual sales volume. His knowledge of the North Scottsdale market and expertise dealing with buyers and sellers over complex transactions is evidenced by his sustained results over his long career.