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12050 S Desert Sanctuary Road

Benson, AZ 85602
  • $1,175,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 302 days
  • MLS #: 6122435
UPDATED: 20 min ago
$1,175,000
  • 10
    BEDS
  • 120.24
    ACRES
  • 7
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 6,705
    SQFT
  • $175
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1941
County:
Area:

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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 6,844 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: $1,175,000
  • Status: Active
  • Updated: 20 min ago
  • MLS #: 6122435
10
Beds
7
Baths
0
½ Baths
120.24
Acres
6,705
SQFT
$175
$/SQFT
1941
Built
Neighborhood:
S14 T16s R18e
County:
Pima
Area:
Benson
Elementary School:
Other
Middle School:
Other
High School:
Other
School District:
000 - Out of Area
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 6,844 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

Architecture Territorial/Santa Fe Building Style Clustered Carport Spaces 0.00 Construction BlockFrame - Wood Construction Finish Stucco Covered Parking Spaces 1.00 Dwelling Styles Detached Exterior Features Gazebo/RamadaPatioPvt Yrd(S)/Crtyrd(S)Separate Guest HouseStorage Shed(S) Fencing Chain LinkWire Fencing1 Chain LinkWire Garage Spaces 1.00 Horse Features Other (See Remarks) Landscaping Desert BackDesert FrontGrass Front Parking Features DetachedRv ParkingSeparate Strge Area Pool Private Only Pool Private Pool - Private Property Description Border Pres/Pub Lnd Roofing Built-UpOther (See Remarks)Tile Slab Parking Spaces 100.00 Spa Above Ground SpaSpa - HeatedSpa - Private

Interior Features

Basement YN No Bedrooms Plus 11.00 Cooling Ceiling Fan(S)Refrigeration Dining Area Dining in Lr/Gr Fireplace 3+ Fireplace Flooring ConcreteTileWood Heating Electric Heat Interior Features No Interior Steps Interior Levels 1 Kitchen Features Built-In MicrowaveDishwasherGranite CountertopsKitchen IslandPantryRange/Oven ElecRefrigerator Laundry Wshr/Dry Hookup Only Master Bathroom Full Bth Master Bdrm Master Bedroom Downstairs Other Rooms Exercise/Sauna RoomGuest Qtrs-Sep EntrnSeparate Workshop Plumbing Electric Hot Wtr Htr Separate Den Office Yes Technology Highspd Intrnt Aval Windows Vinyl FrameWood Frame

Property Features

Addl Property Use Other (See Remarks)Ranch/FarmRes/Business Use Ok Assoc Rules Info None Association Fee Incl No Fees Builder Name N/A Cross Street J-Six Mescal & Salcido Ranch Dwelling Type Single Family - Detached Hoa YN N Horses Y Land Lease Fee YN No New Financing CashConventional Ownership Fee Simple Pad Fee YN No Sewer Septic in & Cnctd Source Lot Sq Ft Owner Source Sq Ft Owner Special Listing Conditions N/A Tax Municipality Pima - County Tax Year 2019 Taxes 7483.49 Total Monthly Fee Equiv 0.00 Utilities Other (See Remarks) Water Well - Pvtly Owned

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