There are few retirement destinations in higher demand than Arizona. A dry climate, eclectic cities, and a rugged, dramatic landscape all come together in Arizona, and fewer cities exemplify that than Prescott. Prescott represents the traditional frontier aesthetic with modern conveniences, all in a city that’s unexpectedly green given its desert location.
In this environment is Prescott Canyon Estates, a 55+ community that is mere minutes from downtown Prescott. A dynamic neighborhood, Prescott Canyon Estates brings together like-minded active adults to create a lively environment to call home.
Prescott Canyon Estates has 255 single-family homes, each customized to meet individual needs yet consistent enough to create a unique neighborhood style. Prescott Canyon Estates is perfect for the 55+ homebuyer looking for a smaller, more manageable home that has open floor plans and low-maintenance exteriors.
Homes for sale in Prescott Canyon Estates range in size from approximately 680 to over 1,700 square feet with one to three bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, and a carport to an attached two-car garage.
Entering off of Route 69, residents are immediately greeted by their clubhouse, a Spanish Colonial-style building that acts as the community’s central gathering point. The clubhouse was designed to meet the needs of active adult homebuyers and features an exercise room and indoor pool to get in a workout. A spa is available for soothing sore muscles.
But living in an active adult community isn’t just about staying in physical shape, it’s about staying socially active as well and Prescott Canyon Estates provides several areas to do just that. There is an events room with catering kitchen, lounge, billiards, and card tables. For a more low-key afternoon, a library is perfect for relaxing with a newly discovered book.
Retirement in Arizona wouldn’t be complete without amenities for enjoying the outdoor-centric culture. Prescott Valley Estates features an outdoor patio for community gatherings as well as a tennis and shuffleboard court. Walking and biking trails are also available for getting in an early morning jog.
The social activities in Prescott Canyon Estates will please any socially active resident. There are regularly scheduled events like potlucks and holiday events. Neighbors often get together for games of cards, poker, and tennis. Whether your idea of a good time is shuffleboard or dancing, Prescott Canyon Estates has something for you.
The convenience of life within Prescott Canyon Estates is enviable, with everyday needs right outside your door. Just across the street are plentiful casual and fast food restaurants, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Target, Petco, Ross, and several banks, while a Walmart and the Prescott Gateway Mall are virtually in walking distance. Route 69 leads to Interstate 17, connecting residents of Prescott to Flagstaff, Sedona, and Phoenix.
While the outdoor opportunities in Prescott are nearly endless, the city has its own unique culture and attractions. The downtown historic area is the heart and soul of Prescott and has antique shops, restaurants, and the Sharlot Hall Museum around a central square. Homeowners who love the great outdoors have Watson Lake, Lynx Lake, Prescott Peavine National Recreation Trail, and the Prescott National Forest nearby.
Prescott is also a perfect town for homeowners looking for an authentic historical experience as Prescott was ranked first in True West Magazine’s list of True Western Towns in 2012. Whiskey Row, just outside the central plaza, is on the National Register Historic Districts. The plaza is also a natural gathering point for the city and hosts over 130 activities annually from outdoor movies to dancing to art fairs.
Prescott Canyon Estates combines the best of value, location, and amenities to make it a terrific choice for active adults who want to retire in Northern Arizona.