07 Jun Luxury homes: Former NFL player sells $10.3M Scottsdale mansion with lazy river
Putting greens, wine cellars and movie theaters are among the luxurious features in this week’s most expensive home sales in metropolitan Phoenix.
Former NFL defensive end Jared Allen and his wife, Amy, sold their contemporary-style mansion in Scottsdale’s coveted Silverleaf community in DC Ranch. The 12,500-square-foot custom home has seven bedrooms and 12 bathrooms. The house has a privately gated motor court and automated pocket doors, perfect for indoor/outdoor entertaining. The home also has a private gym, home theater, multiple kitchens and laundry rooms. The backyard is primed for entertaining, with a resort-style pool with a lazy river and a swim-up bar. Jeffrey Mezger, CEO of Los Angeles-based KB Home, one of the country’s largest home builders, purchased the house.
Elizabeth Coons paid cash through her trust for this mansion in Scottsdale’s Silverleaf at DC Ranch. The 4,936-square-foot house has four bedrooms and 4½ bathrooms and features reclaimed beams, hardwood flooring and vaulted ceilings throughout. The gourmet kitchen features floor-to-ceiling custom cabinetry and custom lighting. The master retreat includes a sitting area, spalike master bath and two walk-in closets. The backyard is made for entertaining, with a fireplace, built-in barbecue, a heated pool and spa, lush landscaping and endless views. The home also features a private guest casita. Villa Moderne LLC, a Delaware limited-liability company, sold the house.
James Collis paid cash through his trust for this house in Scottsdale’s Silverleaf at DC Ranch. The 7,122-square-foot Spanish Colonial-style house has five bedrooms and seven bathrooms and features natural stone flooring, wood beam ceilings, granite countertops, wood flooring, a massive fireplace in the great room and a wine cellar. The master suite has a private coffee bar with beverage center, fireplace and sitting area. The master bath has two walk-in closets, a laundry area and spacious shower. The media room features two large TVs and three smaller ones. The backyard has a private pool and spa, covered outside seating, a private fireplace, TV and built-in barbecue. William Bliss sold the home through his trust.
Robert Francis Moran purchased this six-bedroom, 6½-bathroom house in Paradise Valley’s Mountain View community. The 7,200-square-foot house is brand new and sits on a private, gated cul-de-sac with unobstructed mountain views. The master wing has its own office with a separate entrance, a movie theater, game room with bar, wine room, mud room and a wet bar that opens onto the huge patio. The home has 12- to 14-foot ceilings and bi-folding doors for indoor/outdoor entertaining. The backyard features a private ramada with built-in barbecue, putting green, two outdoor fireplaces, a heated pool and spa. The energy-efficient home has Cat 6 wiring, surround sound and security and a five-car garage with electric charging. Temait Inc., an Arizona corporation, sold the home.
Laurel and Timothy Olson purchased through their trust this house in Scottsdale’s Desert Mountain community, which has over 15 miles of private hiking trails adjacent to the Tonto National Forest. The 4,891-square-foot contemporary-style house has four bedrooms, 4½ bathrooms and panoramic views of the Sonoran Desert, golf course, mountains and city lights. The extended driveway leads up to an elevated entrance and floor-to-ceiling glass windows. The home features design accents including linear fireplaces, stone and porcelain, French Oak floors, slab front cabinets, floating vanities, LED lighting, unique light fixtures and a temperature-controlled wine room. The guest casita has a separate entrance with a mini kitchen and double vanity bath. The backyard features a heated pool and spa, outdoor cooking, and sunning and dining areas. GOS in Desert Mountain LLC, an Arizona limited-liability company, sold the home.
Researched by Lorraine Longhi and the Information Market.
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