Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty has announced the sale for $ 21.5 million of a French-inspired Italian estate in the Upper Canyon of Silverleaf in Scottsdale, Arizona. It is now the second highest residential sale in the state of Arizona according to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty currently holds records for the first, second and third highest residential sales in Arizona according to MLS.
Russ Lyon Sotheby’s International Realty Associate Broker Barry Van Patten, alongside agents Ginger Van Patten and Barry Van Patten II represented the buyer.
The buyers, a retired couple from the San Francisco Bay Area, said they chose to relocate to Grand Canyon state in search of a better way of life. With a new found love for Arizona culture, wildlife and beauty, the couple chose the home because of the quality and details of the home combined with the views, location in Silverleaf and the reputation of the builder attracted them to the property.
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Located at 11200 East Canyon Cross Way, “The castle on the hill“ as it is called, offers over 12,000 square feet and was designed by Fratantoni Design, built by Fratantoni Luxury Estates and interior design by Fratantoni Interior Design.
Built in 2020 and showcasing Italian exterior styling with modern French interior design on the inside, the large estate spans over 3 acres and also includes a separate guesthouse.
On the outside, sophisticatedly detailed stone carvings surround the exterior of the Scottsdale Estate with different shapes and window designs to give the estate a grand appearance. The immaculate and beautiful French-inspired details continue inside with high ceilings, custom arches and chandeliers, intricate marble, stone and brick work, and beautifully designed rooms for entertaining with the finest amenities. .
Inside the main house of the estate, the house has 5 luxurious bedrooms and 6 ½ bathrooms. The self-catering, self-catering guest house also offers 2 further custom-designed bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with its own kitchen, providing guests with first-class accommodation.
“Ginger and I, along with our son Barry Van Patten II, were honored to represent the buyers of this one-of-a-kind home masterpiece,” said Barry Van Patten. “It is very satisfying to us that buyers and sellers are extremely happy with the outcome.”
Within 3 days of the buyers’ first Silverleaf home being put up for sale, Van Patten shares the home under contract.
“This sale was an incredible accomplishment in Scottsdale, Arizona, selling for over $ 1,700 per square foot. From the design / construction of this property to representing our clients in this transaction to the new owners, we could not be more satisfied with all parties involved in this smooth transition, ”said Angelo Frantantoni.