When looking for the best Tucson, Oro Valley, or Marana has to offer, look no further than the Western Dove.
This exquisite four bedroom three bath home in the exclusive Dove Mountain community is close to some of the best attractions: golf, dining, shopping, and outdoor recreation available in the old pueblo!
If you want to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the Sonoran Desert with breathtaking sunsets, views of the Arizona Mountains and the perfect weather then this is the home for you!
At over 2,500 square feet you will have plenty of room to stretch out and relax.
When first driving into the neighborhood you will be greeted by natural desert landscaping and the majestic dove mountain skyline to the north.
Pulling into the driveway you will appreciate the two car garage and patterned walkway to the front door whose colors reflect the soft lavender, sage, and tans unique to the southwestern twilight.
As you come into the home the first thing you will notice is the open floor plan and stunning travertine tile floors. With the kitchen and living area creating the heart of the home and a master suite to your left and the guest rooms and guest suite to your right the layout is perfect for families or multiple couples to stay in. Everyone will enjoy gathering together in the center of the house, while still having plenty of privacy.
The entire home is furnished in brand new furniture featuring clean and modern lines with a decidedly appropriate southwestern flavor. The neutral interior paint combination of soft chocolate browns and accenting light beige are perfectly complemented with a combination of rich dark woods, leather, and rustic pine and oak.
The large open windows in the living area and breakfast nook allow for plenty of natural light and add to the airy and inviting feel of the great room's flow from formal dining area, to living room, to kitchen.
The kitchen is decorated in a delightfully charming wine theme that blends perfectly with the soft plum hue of the kitchen paint and invokes the feeling of Arizona's wine country. There is even a wine cooler as well as a serving buffet just off of the breakfast nook.
The kitchen appliances are perfect for any chef, with a stainless steel three cabinet refrigerator and freezer, built in oven and microwave, dishwasher, and gas stovetop. The granite tile countertops make quick clean up from meal preparation a breeze and create an attractive top to the breakfast bar that is perfect for entertaining or relaxing with friends and family while making dinner.
Also, with the backyard sliding glass door located just beyond the kitchen and to the side of the breakfast nook it is easy to enjoy dining Al Fresco while taking advantage of the beautiful Tucson weather and relaxing by the pool.
The living room area features plenty of seating with a large leather couch, leather club chair, and two accent club chairs centered around a plush rug in deep burgundy and gold brocade pattern and large 65” HD flat screen television. All three of the TVs provide DISH Network's top 250 programming including NFL Network, the PAC 12 and Sec regional networks. Netflix is also included. It is the perfect spot to have a great conversation or gather around to watch the big game or family movie!
When company is coming to visit while you're in town the formal dining area is perfect for upscale entertainment. You will also find plenty of entertainment options in the office directly across from the formal dining area, with its computer desk and checkers table featuring everything you need to enjoy a good game or surf the internet. There is also a printer available for those who may need to attend to work or business while staying, and the home features wireless internet throughout.
As you move past the den down the western hall you will find a linen closet with all of the basic necessities such as extra linens and spare light bulbs. Continuing on to your right you will find the spacious guest bath with a double vanity sink, shower/tub combination and bright and cheerful cream, brown and soft blue color scheme that works beautifully with the natural light allowed by the high placed box windows.
As you pass the guest bath, to your left you will find the two guest bedrooms.
The first guest bedroom features two twin beds with lovely matte brass headboards and a shared nightstand. There is also a dresser and large wall closet allowing for plenty of storage. In the second guest bedroom you will find a double bed with Santa Fe style head and footboard, two nightstands and wall closet as well.
At the end of the hallway is where you will find the guest suite. This lovely room boasts a king sized bed also featuring a Santa Fe style frame and is painted in a soothing slate blue tone with complimenting soft grey and silver bedding. The guest suite also has its own private full bathroom.
On the other side of the house to the right of the great rooms you will find the laundry room to the left, with its full size washer and dryer and exit to the garage.
The laundry room features anything you may need including a wall hanger for coats and jackets or purses and plenty of laundry and cleaning accessories.
The large master suite is decorated in warm and cozy tones of brown, burgundy and accenting black. There is a seating area just off of the end of the bed that features a recliner and small side table and floor lamp, making it a perfect spot to curl up with a good book in the evening or relax with a cup of coffee in the morning. There are large windows as well as a sliding glass door with access to a very private backyard and pool. The large windows also allow natural light and Roman shades for when you want to set a more muted tone. The master bathroom is quite spacious with a large double vanity sink with a center vanity counter, garden tub, walk in shower and double mirrored doors leading to the huge walk in closet with built in shelving and plenty of room for all of your belongings.
When moving out onto the back patio from either the master suite or the breakfast nook you will find a large outdoor glass-top table that seats up to six and is located under the covered patio. There is also a BBQ for taking advantage of the mild Tucson days and nights to grill outdoors next to the pool.
The pool is flanked by a flagstone patio on one side with additional conversation seating and a lounger and by turf grass on the other, making it an ideal spot to soak up some sun and enjoy a cocktail, lemonade, or tea!
And if you aren't tempted to just stay in and enjoy all of the amenities of this luxurious property it is located next to plenty of recreation options!
For most snowbirds that come to the southwest during the fall and winter, golf and outdoor activities in the Dove Mountain community will not disappoint. Golf courses open to the public include the Ritz Carlton Golf Club (home to the Accenture Match Play Championship through 2014), Heritage Highlands, the Pines Golf Club, Crooked Tree Golf Course, and the Silverbell Golf Course.
There are plenty of walking paths in the neighborhood if you simply want to have a chance to enjoy a leisurely stroll with breathtaking views!
Both the Tangerine Crossings Shopping Center and the Dove Mountain retail center are less than two miles away and feature a myriad of options for dining, shopping and daily needs such as Fry's Foods for groceries, Walgreens, and Circle K.
Some unique Dining options include Vero Amore, with its Neapolitan Style Wood Fired Pizzas, and Bianchi's Italian. If tried and true American fair is what you seek there is also a Domino's Pizza, a Subway, and a McDonald's
When it comes to relaxation and pampering, you can visit Savaya Organic Coffee for the perfect Chai and then head over to Kiwi's Nails for the perfect Pedicure or Manicure!
You are less than a ten minute drive from the 1-10 via Twin Peaks Blvd. that will take you anywhere you want to go in Tucson as well as to which the Arizona Pavilions Shopping Center that boasts several salons, restaurants, and retail outlets. You will also be only minutes away from the brand new Premium Outlets Shopping Center which features over 900 retaliers, restaraunts and live Entertainment daily!
If you want to venture south and into the Oro Valley area, you can go straight down Thornydale Rd. to arrive at the Arthur Pack Desert Golf Course, a unique public golf course or to the Omni Tucson National Fairways – a world famous golf course that has been played upon by Many PGA legends!
Traveling just a bit further south on Thornydale Rd. you will also come to the Foothills Mall where you will find all kinds of outlet shopping, such as Nike, Levi's, Saks Off 5th and more! As well as Tucson's famous Thunder Canyon Brewery where they feature local beers made right here in Tucson and some of the best appetizers in the southwest! All this within just a quick ten-minute drive!
So if you want the best of everything, The best views, the best accommodations, the best shopping, dining, and the best golfing than look no further than one of the best in the west! The Western Dove!