Sasabe is a desert community at the border between Arizona and Mexico, tucked into a crook of the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge, which stretches for 117,000 acres across the Sonoran Desert. This compound is on 240 acres at the base of the Baboquivari Mountains. Tucson is within an hour and a half by car.
ACREAGE and WATER
The real estate is located at an elevation of 3600 feet.
239 deeded acres, State Lease land 350 acres.
Water: Well Water, 2 wells, one active with a storage tank capacity of 10,000 gallons with a pressure tank of 1,000 . One inactive & be used for gray water.
Water level 1950: 91.2
Water level 2015: 91.7
To check water levels yearly, since 1950: https://gisweb.azwater.gov/gwsi/Detail.aspx?SiteID=312946111334501
NEIGHBORS & SCHOOL DISTRICT:
East Neighbors : Buenos Aires Wildlife Refuge: 130,000 acres
West Neighbors: Private ranch since the early 1900's, still in the family
North Neighbors: Retired radiologist and his spouse, currently growing Viognier grapes, Santa Margarita Ranch, private 70,000 acre ranch owned by a wealthy European Family
South Neighbors : Mexico & the U.S. town of Sasabe, also an international border crossing which is open 8-8 daily. Local School District: San Fernando, K- 8 elementary, located 2 miles from ranch
Property Turn-Key Uses:
Guest or Dude Ranch
Country Inn (ready to go, fully equipped)
Wellness Center Facility- use as a training facility for instructors
or as a retreat center
Community Living Residence for adults or children with psychiatric or developmental disabilities
Multi Generational Home or a Family Compound - create your own private paradise!
Permaculture - for personal use or as an Institute to Train Sustainable Practitioners
"Think Tank" for studying or teaching
Wedding/Commitment Ceremony Facility
Bike Ranch (Tucson is known world- wide for biking). The property has hosted many bicycle tour groups from around the United States including "Backroads".
Property Tax: approximately $10,000.00 per year, payable twice yearly.
Available information for buyer:
3300 Guest contacts on our Constant Contact email list
Prior Guest List
Group contact list