Firerock Homes & Golf Course
Regarded as one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in Fountain Hills is the guard-gated community of FireRock. Located south of Shea and Fountain Hill Boulevard. The property slopes through 800 acres, giving almost every property its own breath-taking mountain view.
Firerock is an enclosed community within the city of Fountain Hills bounded in the North by McDowell Mountain Regional Park, in the West by McDowell Mountain Range, in the South by the Salt River Pima Indian Reservation, in the East by Verde River and Tonto National Forest. If living in a small town atmosphere is appealing to you, due to the protected, natural boundaries from its surrounding city, then you'll enjoy Firerock.
379 custom home sites are in FireRock. They are divided into custom homes for sale, custom vacant lots, Balera townhomes along with the upcoming Toll Brothers luxury condos. The Balera town homes constructed from 2005 to 2008 come with interior space of 1,800-2,700 square feet. Lots sizes start at one-half acre up to two acres.
It is a luxurious community and the prices of homes for sale ranges from $500,000 for a golf villa or newer condo to the low $1 million to $5 million range for large exquisite homes. Whether you are looking for a home with a pool, a view, gated, or a seasonal home for the winter, FireRock will have something you'll like.
The design of the homes in the community range from Mediterranean villas, Tuscan style masterpieces, to Spanish Haciendas with casitas. Homes were built by KB Homes, Toll Bros, Tarantini, has some interesting street names too such as Shooting Star Trail, Lava Bluff Drive, Fire Canyon Drive, FireRock Country Club Drive, Four Peaks Way, McDowell View, Crested Butt Trail, Palisades Boulevard.
A great perk for FireRock members is they are entitled to through an arrangement to enjoy reciprocal privileges to all Troon Private courses within the United States and abroad. The par-72 course designed by Gary Panks, a legendary golf course architect, is 5,364 from the front tees and 6,984 yards from the back tees. While playing the course there are spectacular views of the Red Mountains, colorful shades of the canyon, and amazing elevation changes, which collectively differentiate the course from others in the state of Arizona.
Membership to the Country Club of FireRock is done only by application. The fees range from $12,500 to $45,000 for equity memberships. The FireRock Country Club affords members with an assortment of social activities to do, such as a state of the art fitness center, tennis facility (with tennis leagues, clinics and various classes), locker rooms for men and women, a restaurant area with covered eating and lounging areas.
More info can be found at FireRockcc.com
School-aged children within the FireRock community tend to go to McDowell Mountain Elementary School (K-2), Four Peaks Elementary School (grade 3-5), Fountain Hills Middle School (grade 6-8) and Fountain Hills High School (grade 9-12).