3 / 2, Single-Family Home in Gilbert, AZ
These kinds of properties are increasingly harder to find, and come smartly packaged as horse property and farmland at 1 and an eighth acres. Located in the Rancho del Sol section of Gilbert, this property has a county designation. With approximately 1700 square feet of livable space, the original homeowners designed this custom home with block construction in 1972. It is the largest of 3 lots in the immediate vicinity, and is extremely sturdy and well built. The new roof was completed in 2005 and is covered by warranty, and the exterior was repainted in 2003. The air and heat components are well thought out, with underground piping for AC and heating. A vent as been put in every room for circulated and perfect convection air, with a 5 ton unit that sits on the ground. 3 stage electric furnace, along with 12 seer AC unit. Extra wide circular granite driveway with concrete curbing defines the front of the lawn. Offset lot with enviable north south exposure. A towering 20 year pine tree sits at your front entrance, with grass plot at the front of the drive. The owner has maintained the landscape that meets Ray Road. Annual irrigation amounts to $120, with units provided every 14 days in the summer, and every 30 days in the winter. The home has 7 mature citrus trees, including 2 navels, 2 pink grapefruit, 1 AZ sweet, 1 mineola, and 1 lemon. These are high producing trees and offer wonderful foliage and shading. The circular drive has been constructed with a RV dump station and the land operates on septic. Peaceful front covered patio will find you spending many hours relaxing or reading. Wrought iron guards on the windows and 2 tall trees flank the front door. Once inside, step down into the living room, with large picture window and vertical blinds. Adjacent dining room is situated right outside the kitchen, with easy access to the full size laundry room on the other side. Unique wrought iron chandelier above.The kitchen was renovated with 14x14 ceramic tile in August 2007, and wood paneling matches the colors of the walnut wood cabinets with brick backsplash and eat in nook. Opening into the family room makes it easy to pass food back and forth. Tall pantry for storage, dishwasher, stainless steel sink, self cleaning oven and electric stove. Cozy sunken family room is where you will yourself spending all your time. Floor to ceiling wood bookcases on either side of the woodburning fireplace with brick hearth and wood mantle. Custom wrought iron screen covers the front. Arcadia door leads to the outdoor covered patio. Secondary bedrooms down the hall, with the master suite and attached bath completing this wing. The hall bath has been completely refurbished, with new lights and medicine cabinet, single vanity and tub with shower. Satellite TV hookup and phone jacks in most all rooms. The outdoors in the backyard is where the crux of everything else happens. Several areas are separated by chain link fence, allowing each to function effectively. Your grassy backyard is perfect for sitting outside bistro style and look at your long backyard. Flagstone path leads to the detached 1 car garage, which may be converted to an in law arrangement or guest house. 5 covered horse stalls and 1 hay barn take care of your needs. Additional workshop with concrete floor is wired with 220V and enormous tractor shed was built for storage. This may also be used to park 2 more vehicles. Immaculate 2 car carport with an entire wall devoted to cabinets. Locked storage area to the left and 2 electrical outlets for your convenience. The location is ideal for transport, with easy access to the 60, 202 and 101. Old Town Gilbert is just under 2 miles away, and shopping and restaurants are plentiful in this area. School bus pickup for kids is nearby, and you are surrounded by parks. Qualified buyers call to schedule an appointment.