60 E Calle Encanto, Tucson, AZ 85716
Quality, Class & Elegance combine to create an unsurpassed showplace in one of Tucson's most prestigious & coveted neighborhoods, Historic El Encanto Estates. Designed in 1955 by Bernard Friedman for then Mayor Lou Davis, this two owner home has been lovingly maintained, carefully preserved and tastefully updated for luxurious modern living. The timeless contemporary architecture was ahead of its time and features floor to ceiling commercial grade windows in the main rooms of the home, an open floorplan designed for large scale entertaining, 5 bedroom suites plus a home office, soaring 20' beamed ceilings and a dining room large enough to comfortable seat 20 of your closets friends. As you enter the home, your eyes are immediately drawn to the spectacular living room featuring a two story wall of windows, the first of their kind in Tucson! Beautiful maple wood floors laid in a herringbone pattern, marble fireplace and modern glass staircase lead to the upstairs master suite. Luxurious new master bathroom w/walk in shower & soaking tub, private balcony overlooking the pool & gardens, and a spacious home office that could function as a nursery, exercise room or a dream closet. The gourmet Kitchen designed by Dorado Designs features Viking & Sub Zero appliances, custom cabinets and granite countertops and is open to the family room with floor to ceiling windows framing the exquisitely landscaped backyard and pool. All four guest suites are on the main level and feature private entrances. Rare for El Encanto, this home has a private gated motor court and oversized 3 car garage. The original shake shingle roof was replaced with a light weight tile replica shingle to preserve the original look without all the maintenance. The manicured grounds are breathtaking and lush thanks to a private grandfathered well.