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    12050 S Desert Sanctuary Road

    Benson, AZ 85602
    • $1,249,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ID#: 22018522
    UPDATED: 225 min ago
    $1,249,000
    • 0
      BEDS
    • 120.24
      ACRES
    • 0
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    • 6,705
      SQFT
    • $186
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Commercial
    Built:
    1941
    County:

    School Ratings & Info

    Courtesy of Realty Executives Arizona Territory.

    Description

    Welcome to the Desert Sanctuary Ranch, a secluded 120 acre ranch nestled in a private valley with stunning views of the Rincon Mountains and surrounding rolling desert. This spectacular property boasts over 6,700 sq. ft. of fully restored total living space including the Main House (2,156 sq ft 3 Bedroom/3 Bath), 4 Guest Houses, Pool House, ''Prayer House'', Dining Hall and Kitchen, and numerous storage buildings. The main house features a grand front entry, southern style porch which enters into the open living room and formal dining room with refinished Douglas Fir wood floors, a custom hearth and mantel, completely updated kitchen with granite countertops , tile floors and maple cabinets.The large master with it's sitting area/office and oversized custom closet make way into the remodeled bathroom with soaring custom glass shower enclosure. Head out to the outdoor oasis with a 20' x 40' sparkling pool, new decking and pool equipment. The property borders State lands and is only minutes from modern amenities, while still embracing a secluded feel. Bring your vision and turn the Desert Sanctuary into a home, multi-family estate/compound, retreat center, or mixture to your heart's desire. Rich in history, this property has historical data dating back to the 1800s when it was homesteaded by the first Sheriff of Pima County and supported a 600 acre cattle ranch with the original farmhouse still standing at the back of the property. In the early 1960s Timothy Leary purchased the property and co-founded the Sri Ashram on the property welcoming guests from all over the world. In the mid-1970s the property was purchased by The World University and used as a non-demominational university.

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    12050 S Desert Sanctuary Road Benson, AZ 85602

    • Price: $1,249,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 225 min ago
    • ID#: 22018522
    0
    Beds
    0
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    120.24
    Acres
    6,705
    SQFT
    $186
    $/SQFT
    1941
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Benson/St. David
    County:
    Pima
    Area:
    Benson/St. David
    Property Description
    Welcome to the Desert Sanctuary Ranch, a secluded 120 acre ranch nestled in a private valley with stunning views of the Rincon Mountains and surrounding rolling desert. This spectacular property boasts over 6,700 sq. ft. of fully restored total living space including the Main House (2,156 sq ft 3 Bedroom/3 Bath), 4 Guest Houses, Pool House, ''Prayer House'', Dining Hall and Kitchen, and numerous storage buildings. The main house features a grand front entry, southern style porch which enters into the open living room and formal dining room with refinished Douglas Fir wood floors, a custom hearth and mantel, completely updated kitchen with granite countertops , tile floors and maple cabinets.The large master with it's sitting area/office and oversized custom closet make way into the remodeled bathroom with soaring custom glass shower enclosure. Head out to the outdoor oasis with a 20' x 40' sparkling pool, new decking and pool equipment. The property borders State lands and is only minutes from modern amenities, while still embracing a secluded feel. Bring your vision and turn the Desert Sanctuary into a home, multi-family estate/compound, retreat center, or mixture to your heart's desire. Rich in history, this property has historical data dating back to the 1800s when it was homesteaded by the first Sheriff of Pima County and supported a 600 acre cattle ranch with the original farmhouse still standing at the back of the property. In the early 1960s Timothy Leary purchased the property and co-founded the Sri Ashram on the property welcoming guests from all over the world. In the mid-1970s the property was purchased by The World University and used as a non-demominational university.
    Exterior Features

    Construction Masonry Stucco Fence Stucco FinishWire Landscape Front Desert PlantingsLow Care Landscape Rear Desert PlantingsLow Care Parking Private ParkingPublic Parking Parking Number Covered Parking 1 Road Type Dirt Roof Built-UpTile

    Interior Features

    Main Cooling Ac Central Main Heating Forced Air - ElecHeat Pump Water Heater Electric

    Property Features

    Accessibility Option None Assessments 0.00 Country Usa Electric Electric Company Sulphur Springs Fema Flood Zone No Fenced Storage Yes Fire Protection Subscription Freeway Highway Over 5.1 Miles Gas Propane Lot Dimensions 1322' X 3962' X 1324' X 3957' Lot Features Dividable Lot Lot Sqft 5237654.00 Multi Tenant Yes Municipal Flood Zone No Municipality Zoning Pima County - Rh Property Disclosures Lead Based PaintSeller Prop Disclosure Property Features Conference RoomSmoke DetectorStorage Property Sub Type Hotel & Motel Restrictions Deed Security Security Lights Sewer Septic Short Sale No Source Of Sqft Owner Special Conditions None Tax Year 2019 Taxes 7483.49 Terms CashConventionalOwner Carry Total Parking 100 Traffic Count Unknown Water Pvt Well (Registered)

    Listing provided courtesy of Realty Executives Arizona Territory. Listing information © 2020 MLS of Southern Arizona.


    Listing information Copyright 2020 MLS of Southern Arizona. All Rights Reserved. Data last updated: 2020-10-21T00:07:15.057.
    The data relating to real estate listings on this website comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of Multiple Listing Service of Southern Arizona. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Listings provided by brokerages other than The Local Real Estate Group | Realty Executives are identified with the MLSSAZ IDX Logo. All Information Is Deemed Reliable But Is Not Guaranteed Accurate.
     
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