Verrado a new urbanist community, duplex houses built around park.
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Verrado captures the friendly spirit of a small town and offers the best of Arizona in a breathtaking mountain setting. Nestled in the White Tank Mountains, 26 miles west of downtown Phoenix, it is a modern community with a small town feel. Developed using traditional town-building principles, the community will feature a vibrant, pedestrian-friendly Main Street, welcoming neighborhoods with tree-lined streets and shaded sidewalks and a traditional town square. Verrado offers 20 parks, abundant educational opportunities, vast recreational amenities, rich regional architecture and the charm of a classic American small town and is close to local shopping and entertainment as well.
Acreage: 8,800 acres (3,520 hectares)
Club Structure: Public club and golf course with a paid membership available annually (non-equity)
Golf: Premier daily-fee 18-hole championship course designed by Tom Lehman and John Fought. The Raven Golf Club at Verrado provides an all-inclusive experience of unlimited golf, unlimited use of the practice facility, choice of two full meals at the Verrado Grille, golf car and on-course snacks
Clubhouse: 15,000 square foot clubhouse offers both formal and casual dining and a golf pro shop
Fitness: All residents enjoy membership in the Verrado Village Sport & Health Club. The private health club features multipurpose activity rooms, outdoor basketball facilities, and a swimming pool complex with a lap pool, a multipurpose pool and a playful spray garden. An optional paid sport and health membership is available if you wish access to state-of-the-art cardiovascular and weight-training equipment and professionally led private and group exercise classes
Walking Trails: Three miles of paths and trails run along Verrado's Acacia, Sunrise and Lost Creek Washes
Parks: Almost every home is within two blocks from a neighborhood park. Each park offers open spaces