Casitas Del Rio
Bold. Original. Impeccable Design.
Looking for a breakthrough home in an endless sea of ordinary? Do you have discerning taste and weary of cookie-cutter DC Ranch estates? Then this pristine, extremely rare, and ultra-modern Troon Highlands home is an absolute must see! From the prodigious and perfectly-balanced 600 lb. steel front door, to the expertly crafted steel railings, custom timber wood accents, and polished concrete fit and finishes…all are certain to delight the senses. The 20 foot ceilings, soaring windows and natural light provide unparalleled style while perfectly illuminating key artistic focal-points throughout. The main living area is majestic in its size, design and comfort with a towering custom-designed art piece atop the dazzling central fireplace. Years of thoughtful planning have gone into this home which is not something to show, it's something to experience!
The incredible chef’s-size dream Kitchen will surely be a favorite gathering spot, perfect for the gourmet cook and featuring a distinct concrete-slab counter top with a precision designed stainless-steel prep area and cutting board that both glide effortlessly over the kitchen sink. The decadence and functionality continue with bold, full-sized, separate Sub Zero freezer and refrigerator along with a fabulous Wolf 6 burner gas range with double oven. Best of all, you will only be just steps away from your own personal Miele barista and the best tasting and hassle-free cappuccino you can get with the touch of a button. Cozying up with friends and family is a must in the delightfully sunlit kitchen nook with its own original garage-door styled window that easily opens up your dining experience to the vast desert landscape. Other remarkably unique accents adorn this home throughout with soothing water features, 5 modern designed fireplaces, steel fire grates, ceiling-fed water spout for the master bath, a custom covered bike rack area, and even a fire pole from the second to main floor! Yes, we said fire pole which can serve as a conversation piece or party starter. ;) Even the laundry room doesn’t disappoint with seating, endless storage and dual wash basins.
The Main Floor offers a romantic Master Suite that is a true retreat with its own stunning view and enormous custom closet that rivals the size of the bedroom. No expense has been spared on this contemporary showpiece which includes a Master Bath that is absolutely jaw-dropping with its silky-smooth, dual concrete sinks, stainless steel accents, fine finishes and a luxurious soak tub and a separate walk-in shower.
From the main floor custom-milled timber stairs will elevate you to the Second Floor Living Area where you’ll experience the same charming contemporary style as on the main floor featuring a spacious loft with beautifully designed steel railings around the perimeter plus 3 generous size en-suite Bedrooms. Two of the beautiful bedrooms have been flexibly designed to be used as two separate rooms or adjoined into a second master suite. Returning to the main floor is a short zip down the aforementioned fire pole for those who are not faint of heart.
If you are looking to be surrounded by nature while enjoying exceptional modern convenience, then step out the towering sliding glass doors to the back patio where you’ll be greeted by a masterfully designed outdoor living space and unparalleled vistas. The experience is complete with an intimate fireplace, outdoor dining area, gas BBQ and ultra-modern pool and spa where all are certain to enjoy an unencumbered view of the gorgeous mountain landscape. You will immediately experience true tranquility as you are surrounded by ancient rock formations, completely organic vegetation and occasional visits from wildlife. The utmost in care has been given to the professionally landscaped grounds with specimens artfully placed for maximum impact at every angle.
Enter the Main Courtyard and you’ll find a warm and welcoming array of comfortable seating around a dazzling iron fireplace. Perfect for a morning cup of coffee or an evening glass of wine, the courtyard provides a delightful open sky retreat for any occasion…and especially a good book. The courtyard also serves as a welcoming byway to the magnificent Guest House and Private Gym where again, no expense has been spared. This cross-functional space provides for robust guest quarters complete with built-in workout equipment that is sure to impress even the most avid fitness enthusiasts. The main living area is complete with an integrated movie room pre-configured for virtually any home theater system that provides for a premium theater experience. The adjacent drop-down Murphy bed is a magnificent art piece in itself, adorned with a custom mural created by renowned decorator Sasha Seyb. The room provides all the same high design and grandeur of the main living quarters. Complete with a full guest bathroom and kitchenette your visitors will have everything they need for an unforgetable getaway. For a bird’s eye view of the guest house take the ships ladder to an elevated loft on one side, or take the spiral staircase to the second loft on the other side which transports you to a room of your choosing. Whether it’s used as a bedroom, office or lounge this cozy perch features a corner window with an unbelievable picturesque view of Arizona’s world class sunsets.
This home is truly one to behold.