8956 E VENUS Drive, Carefree, AZ
$ 955,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#6666728
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyMARICOPA
  • CityCarefree
  • NeighborhoodVELVET SHADOWS
  • Zip85377
  • StyleSpanish
  • Year Built1980
  • Taxes$ 2167
  • Price$ 955,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2814
  • Lot Size1.08 Acres
Data Source:
Arizona Regional MLS (ARMLSN)
Property Description

With it's stunning mountain views, spacious layout, and luxurious amenities like the pool, sunken library, and updated kitchen and baths, it's no wonder that the appraisal came in at $1.1 million. The Spanish Mission style adds a touch of elegance, located in the high desert of Carefree offers a serene retreat with plenty of privacy.The wrap-around covered patio with a built-in BBQ is perfect for outdoor entertaining, and the unobstructed views to the north make it even more enjoyable. The wood-burning fireplaces in the family room, master bedroom, and library add warmth and charm, creating cozy spaces for relaxing on chilly nights. With architectural plans available on-site and recent exterior paint, it's clear that this property has been well-maintained. Plus, being close to all the amenities, events, and attractions in Carefree and Cave Creek adds to the convenience and desirability of this home. Overall, this is a fantastic place to live and enjoy the beauty of the desert landscape!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Black Mountain Elementary School Sonoran Trails Middle School Cactus Shadows High School
Price History
2/21/2024 Listed $995,000
2/29/2024 3% - $975,000
3/14/2024 3% - $955,000

General Features

Interior Features Vaulted Ceiling(s),Full Bth Master Bdrm,High Speed Internet
Sewer Septic in & Cnctd
Heating Electric
Cooling Refrigeration,Programmable Thmstat,Ceiling Fan(s)
Possession Close Of Escrow
Roof Tile,Built-Up,Foam
Exterior Features Covered Patio(s),Built-in Barbecue
HOA 60.0
Garage Spaces 3.0
Association Fee Includes Maintenance Grounds
Architectural Style Spanish
Pool Features Private
Construction Materials Painted,Stucco,Frame - Wood
Year Built 1980
View Mountain(s)
Township 6N
Property SubType Single Family - Detached
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Assoc Fee Paid Per Annually
County Maricopa
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn Yes
Attached Garage No
Subdivision Name VELVET SHADOWS
Green Water Conservation Recirculation Pump
Special Listing Conditions N/A
Status UCB (Under Contract-Backups)
Directions East on Stagecoach Pass North on Milky Way Left on Venus Dr to home on right.
High School Cactus Shadows High School
City Carefree
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.50
Disclosures Agency Discl Req,Seller Discl Avail
Association Name Carefree Shadows
View Y/N Yes
High School District Cave Creek Unified District
Open Parking Spaces 3.0
Lot Size Square Feet 47025.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Carport Spaces 0.0
Carport Y/N No
Street Name VENUS
Spa Features None
Elementary School Black Mountain Elementary School
Property Attached Y/N No
Land Lease Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 2167.0
Home Warranty Y/N No
Current Financing Conventional
Middle/Junior High School Sonoran Trails Middle School
Lease Renewal Y/N No
Lease Considered Y/N No
Rent Control Y/N No
Days on Market 54
Builder Name Unknown
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Occupancy Description Vacant
Elementary School District Cave Creek Unified District
Tax Lot 25
MobileHomeRemainsYN No
Buyer Agent Compensation Type %
New_sp_Financing_co_Conventional5 True
Senior Community No
Ttl Monthly Fee Equiv 5.0

Interior Features

Flooring Tile,Wood
Fireplace Features 3+ Fireplace,Two Way Fireplace,Family Room,Master Bedroom
Total Stories 1
Window Features Skylight(s),Double Pane Windows
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Street Suffix Drive
Total Bedrooms 4
Electric On Property Y/N Yes
LivingAreaSource County Assessor
Total Baths 2
Bedrooms Possible 4
Other_sp_Rooms_co_Family_sp_Room True
Cook Top Elec True
Non-laminate Counter True

Exterior Features

Fencing Block,Wrought Iron
Parking Features Dir Entry frm Garage,Electric Door Opener
Lot Features Sprinklers In Rear,Sprinklers In Front,Gravel/Stone Back,Auto Timer H2O Front,Natural Desert Front,Auto Timer H2O Back
Water Source City Water
Lot Size Area 47025.0
Spa No
Lot Size Acres 1.08
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Assessor
Covered Spaces 3.0
Crops Included Y/N No
Open Parking Y/N No
Horse Y/N No
Irrigation Water Rights Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Contingent Average in 85377

AVG $1.24M
AVG $1,833
AVG 228
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1992

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