Firerock is a gate-guarded community in Fountain Hills, Arizona. Its history began in 2005 with the construction of new luxury homes. The most recent homes added to Firerock were completed in 2008.
Scenic landscapes and mountain views surround this upscale community. It sits on 800 acres and has a total of 379 home sites. The variety of landscapes located throughout the community gives each property its own distinct look and appeal.
Firerock is located just south and west of East Shea Boulevard. It is east of Eagle Mountain and bordered by the Salt River Pima Indian Reservation to the south. Natural amenities that surround the community include McDowell Mountain Range and McDowell Mountain Regional Park, as well as the Verde River and Tonto National Forest.
The homes for sale that Carl Chapman REALTOR and West USA Realty can show you average between 1800 to 2700 square feet. Most homes have at least three, if not four or five bedrooms, as well as two to three bathrooms. They also have open floor plans and come with attached garages, tile roofs, and natural rock landscaping.
The typical home price in Firerock is around $2 million. However, there are also empty lots of land for sale that are zoned for new home construction. These lots of land sell for around $200,000.
The houses in Firerock command these prices in part because of the community-exclusive country club that is available to homeowners here. The Firerock Country Club has its own 72-par golf course. The course was designed by Gary Panks and measures around 6900 yards from the back tees and about 5600 yards to the front tees. The course overlooks the Red Mountains and is dotted with natural features like deep canyon washes and elevation changes.
Membership to the Firerock Country Club is by application only. Some of the amenities that members get access to include:
- A fitness center
- Tennis courts
- Tennis clinics and classes
- Cardio tennis courses
- Full service lounge for members only
- Covered patios
Aside from the fitness and recreation opportunities found at the country club, people who live in Firerock can also remain active and entertained with the numerous trails located throughout the community. These trails are designed for activities like hiking, biking, and walking and are open throughout the year to community residents.
Families who live in Firerock have easy access to local public schools. The schools that Firerock public school students attend include:
- McDowell Mountain Elementary for kindergarten through second grade
- Four Peaks Elementary for grades three through five
- Fountain Hills Middle School
- Fountain Hills High School
Firerock is also conveniently located close to local airports, hospitals, and thoroughfares. Homeowners in this community are five minutes from downtown Fountain Hills, as well as the Mayo Clinic. They are 15 minutes from Loop 101 freeway and 30 minutes away from Old Town Scottsdale. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is also only 40 minutes from Firerock.
Firerock offers a comfortable, upscale way of life that is centered around its natural beauty and members-only country club. You can view any of the homes for sale here by contacting West USA Realty. Carl Chapman REALTOR can show you the single-family homes and lots of land for sale today.