8161 N 51St Place Paradise Valley, AZ
$ 11,750,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#6290092
  • TypeBackup
  • CountyMARICOPA
  • CityParadise Valley
  • NeighborhoodKerr Estates Trs B - C - D & E
  • Zip85253
  • StyleContemporary,Territorial/Santa Fe
  • Year Built1978
  • Taxes$ 17866
  • Price$ 11,750,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage10052
  • Lot Size2.99 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Walt Danley Christie's International Real Estate
Data Source:
Arizona Regional MLS (ARMLSN) - 22 - AZ
Property Description

Originally built in 1979 for his own family, artist and architect Bill Tull selected this unique three-acre site to create this ''sculpture for the desert.'' Tull who died in 2000 was a celebrated visionary who built in the Pueblo adobe style. He created an adobe brick mixed with an asphalt emulsion as opposed to straw to create structural stability. Homes designed by Tull are strong, romantic, and timeless. 8161 North 51st Place embodies all of the authentic elements of the original home including vigas and latillas, sculptural fireplaces, and thick, smooth walls with rounded corners. However, this home has been substantially rebuilt and modernized for today's living. In 2018, the current homeowners worked with Greg Hunt, David Michael Miller, and Berghoff Design to reimagine the...

Elementary School Middle School High School
Cherokee Elementary School Cocopah Middle School Chandler High School
Price History
9/15/2021 Listed $11,750,000

General Features

Assoc Rules None
Builder Custom
Construction Adobe, Block
Cooling Programmable Thmstat, Refrigeration
Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School
Exterior Features Built-in BBQ, Circular Drive, Covered Patio(s), Patio, Pvt Yrd(s)/Crtyrd(s), Separate Guest House
Fireplaces 3+ Fireplace, Fireplace Living Rm, Fireplace Master Bdr
Flooring Tile
Guest House Sqft 763.00
HOA Fee Includes No Fees
Heating Natural Gas
High School Chandler High School
Interior Features 9+ Flat Ceilings, No Interior Steps, Skylight(s)
Land Lease Fee Y/N No
Laundry Y/N Dryer Included, Inside, Washer Included
Map Code/Grid M36
Middle School Cocopah Middle School
New Financing Cash, Conventional
Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N Private Only
Property Description Adjacent to Wash, Corner Lot, Mountain View(s), North/South Exposure
Property Type A
Roof Foam
School District 048 - Scottsdale Unified District
Services City Services
Sewer Septic in & Cnctd
Special Condition N/A
Status Active
Subdivision KERR ESTATES TRS B, C, D & E
Tax Year 2020
Utilities APS, SW Gas
Water City Water
Year Built 1978

Interior Features

Additional Bedrooms Mstr Bdr Walkin Clst, Othr Bdr Walkin Clst, Separate Bdrm Exit
Bedrooms Plus 9.00
Dining Area Breakfast Bar, Breakfast Room, Eat-in Kitchen, Formal
Interior Levels 1
Kitchen Features Built In Recycling, Built-in Microwave, Cook Top Elec, Cook Top Gas, Dishwasher, Disposal, Kitchen Island, Multiple Ovens, Non-laminate Counter, Pantry, Refrigerator, Wall Oven(s)
Living Area 10052.00
Master Bathroom Double Sinks, Full Bth Master Bdrm, Private Toilet Room, Separate Shwr & Tub
Master Bedroom Split
Other Rooms Bonus/Game Room, Exercise/Sauna Room, Family Room, Guest Qtrs-Sep Entrn, Library-Blt-in Bkcse, Media Room
Separate Den/Office Yes
Spa None
Total Bathrooms 8.00
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Parcelnumber 9.00
Public Remarks Originally built in 1979 for his own family
Approx Lot SqFt 130450.00
Architecture Contemporary, Territorial/Santa Fe
Const - Finish Painted, Stucco
Dwelling Styles Detached
Dwelling Type Single Family - Detached
Exterior Stories 1
Fencing Block, Chain Link
Garage Spaces 5.00
Horses No
Landscaping Auto Timer H2O Back, Auto Timer H2O Front, Desert Back, Desert Front, Yrd Wtring Sys Back, Yrd Wtring Sys Front
Private Pool Heated, Lap, Private


  • 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 Backup Average in 85253

AVG $3.73M
AVG $8,989
AVG 144
Year Built
AVG 1996

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