REDUCED! Secluded yet close to everything important. PLEASE SEE - aerial photos, 2 - Matterport Floorplan-Dollhouse & Vacant View in Virtual Tours, Photo's under the Photo TAB. Perfect for a residence/retreat whether personal/ corporate. Has Horses set-up (EZ take down if not wanted). Surrounded by many 1,000's of acres with unlimited miles of hiking/biking/riding trails, splendor of the High Sonoran Desert with all flora & fauna, 360 Views of mountains & valley (day/night) with spectacular vistas of the East Valley, along with stars, stars & stars. Enjoy wildlife: Quail, Doves, Roadrunners, Blue Jay's, Cardinals, Eagles, Hawks, Deer just to mention a few. This home has many designer touches. Custom wall/paint highlight the seller's furniture & tastes. See Listing & MORE information. THE PROPERTY: Secluded yet close to everything - Shopping about 10 to 15 minutes away (Fry's, Safway, Walmart, etc.) Fueling Stations are about 10 to 15 minutes away (Chevron, Quick Trip, Circle K, etc.) Medical are about 10 to 20 minutes away (Medical offices, Mountain Vista Hospital, Banner Baywood, multiple urgent cares,etc.) This property consists of 3.67 +/- Acres (Surveyed) of High Sonoran Desert located in Maricopa County, Arizona even though the address indicates Apache Junction (When the area began to develop the closest U.S. Post Office was Apache Junction for service to the area and it was assigned accordingly). This home is custom. It has a gorgeous arched rock entrance with wooden gate to the front courtyard entrance area with KOI pond, green cool vegetation, brick patio in addition to the grass area off guest bedroom adjacent to front courtyard all on the North perimeter of the home. On the South side of the home there is a ÃÂ¾ vaulted covered patio with multiple view to East of the Superstition Mountains, the is a 180ÃÂ° view of the East Valley & to the West the mountains & views of the city areas of Metro Phoenix. The patio has a built-in Gas Grill, prep area & a view of the Superstitions. Just off the patio a couple of steps is the pool landing area & the entrance to the sparkling play pool with waterfall & the pool has a depth of 8 + feet. Between the house & on the West side of the pool is a large green grass area for refreshing peaceful enjoyment. The rear yard area is secured with a chain-link fence & vegetation along & on the fence, with 1 citrus trees. Situated on the site is the Detached 2 car/truck Garage (Extended length & 10 foot height) with shelving & a workshop area. The Garage is adjacent to the well head & the pressure pump & tank for the property are in the Garage. On the West side of the Garage is the power service for the garage, well head & RV power hookup. To the East is the 3 car carport then there is the Chicken coop & pen. Around the circular driveway & across the arroyo is the Horse Set-up. While in the house please take Note the "Dutchman's Gold" in the walls of the appliance pantry. Once more you can take this property and bring your specific color pallet to life in this home. There are so many options for your design enhancements to meet your needs. Please note the exterior walls are in the are of R-54 & the ceiling is about R-39. Owner says that if on the "Equalizer Plan of SRP the Electric would be average at $225 per month when last checked. The home sits at approximate 1,800 Foot Elevation well above the valley floor at +/- 1,200 Foot ASL. Gas for the Fireplace in the house & the patio grill is propane serviced by two leased propane thanks located on the ease side of the house. Owner has plans for additional kitchen cabinets if desired. Last appraised at just under $800,000 in summer of 2017. Again SELLER WILL CONSIDER A DISCOUNT IF PURCHASE CLOSES BY 12-31-17. HORSE ENTHUSIAST (As well as HIKERS & BICYCLIST please note this section): The horse set-up has the following: (if not desired the set-up can be removed) A Poll Barn that covers the area between the paddocks as well as extends over each horse run or paddocks for cover of the animals. There are 4 Paddocks, 50 Foot Round Pen & the Tack Room. NO NEED to Trailer your horses/animals. HORSEMAN, HIKERS & BICYCLISTS can all access the Trails! It must be noted that within a quarter-mile of this property there are 4-5 trails to the South that can reach over 10,000 acres of The Maricopa County Usery Park System to the West and then to the South across Meridian Road South of McKellips is the Pinal County Parks System East of Meridan Road & extends to the foot of the Legendary Superstition Mountains. To the North at the end of Meridian Road is open range land & trails. It is one-half mile north on Meridian and at the parking area are multiple of trails that extend to the East, West & North up into and up over the Goldfield Mountains all on the Tonto National Forest and extends to Payson, AZ and beyond. This area to the North consists of well over 100,000 acres to explore. Again along the Southside of Hermossa Vista Drive is the Eastern Most Reach the Maricopa Counties Usery Park System. No one will ever be allowed to Build in the park. Along Meridian Road on the West side are three access gates suitable for horseback riders, hikers, bicycle rider. The 1st gate si 20+/- Feet south of the Park Fenced line at Meridian Road SWC of Hermosa Visa Drive & Meridian Road. These trails extend all the way across the valley to the West to the White Tank Mountains in the Far West Valley. This is a valley wide system. HOME EFFICIENCY: This beautiful home has high efficiency energy saving walls rated at R-52 along with other energy efficient features. Roof is R-39. Low-E Multi Payne Windows, Ceiling Fans, Zoned AC System (2 Units), Solar set on the property. FYI: The property to the West of the subject consists of 2.5 +/- NET Acres and it is for sale as well. The property to the west has enough Adobe Block to build a double walled 3,000 +/- SQ/FT House. It runs south of the same North line as the subject 3.67 +/- Acres and to the west. It's ARMLS # is 5206097, If you are interested in it or have some friends that you would like near by - take a look. Another use for the 2.5 +/- Acres would be to expand the horse aspect of the property on the west side. The property Zoning is R-1-43 which means 1 house per acre & horses are Okay. Square Footage of Home: Architect shows 2,670 +/- SF; Originally designed to have 2,984 +/- SQ/FT, County made adjustment on 1 wall bring it in thereby reducing SQ/FT to Amount shown by Architect. The Assessors shows 2,169.80+/- SQ/FT however, it does not appear to include the Garden Room Area which is part of the Sq/Ft which is +/- 100 SQ/FT. Additionally the center part of the house was 680 +/- SF not 625 +/- SF in previous Assessments. Please note: Internet Service in Area is limited. Residents in Maricopa County have 2 satellite choices. Hughes & Blue wind. I personally have Hughes at my residence in North Central AZ. I find it to be very comparable to my office COX service in Mesa. Also very reasonable in price. Contact me if more information needed. Cox has advised they will not service the remote area (max potential 120 accounts) as the cost is just to great to run limes. This is a very special place. The owner calls it "Dukes Spirit Ranch". Well has capacity to service up to 4 homes with horses according to driller. Please review the documents sections and the images of the property for more information. Buyer to Verify all information as required.