Spectacular Mid-Century Modern Retreat in Tucson(1 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:30-60 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
This home designed and built in 1959 by noted Tucson modernist Tom Gist features beautiful burnt adobe masonry, walls of glass, incredible wood paneling and cabinetry, and a stunning kitchen. The home is listed on the National Register for Historic Places.
This residence has been maintained by previous and current owners in immaculate condition and is furnished with authentic mid-century furnishings, including Heywood-Wakefield bedroom and dining room sets.
The beautifully-landscaped patio has views of the Catalina mountains along with a large heated private pool. Even in the city, Gambel's quail, mourning doves, hummingbirds, and cottontail rabbits share the grounds. This home is a perfect base for exploring the city and the surrounding Sonoran desert.
The home sleeps six, with two full-sized beds in separate bedrooms, along with two twin beds in a third bedroom. A study/office workspace with wireless internet is also available. Bathrooms have original cabinetry and fixtures, and each has a combination shower and tub.
Experience the magic of Tucson living as it was originally envisioned in the 1950's.
PLEASE NOTE: MINIMUM WINTER STAY IS 60 DAYS
Keywords: mid-century modern, Tom Gist design, retro, heated pool
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Member since: 2011
- Max. occupancy 6
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Covered Parking
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace
- Cooking Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2017
60 night min stay
Winter 2017-Spring 2018
Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2018
30 night min stay
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Taxes Not included
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2011
Why the Owner Chose El G.H.E.K.O., Tucson, AZ, USA:
My family is from and I grew up in the Sonoran desert of Southern Arizona. I always wondered why I ever left. This home is a beautiful example of the creativity in design and building of that era.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is the way that Tucson was meant to be enjoyed.
- Primary: 5202613361
- Secondary: +
Clean lines and burnt adobe masonry - a building material unique to SE Arizona
Entry hall leads to dining room and bedrooms
Living room opens to landscaped patio, and views to front desert landscape
Spectacular open kitchen with mahogany cabinetry. Architect's signature feature
Master bedroom with full-size bed and Heywood Wakefield "Rio" bedroom set
Extensive glass that opens to patio
As you pull in to the circular driveway...
Living room furnished with authentic mid-century pieces
Beautiful fireplace for crisp Tucson winter evenings
Dining room with seating for 6
Second bedroom with full-size bed
Heated pool adjacent to patio area and home
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017
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