The Palm Springs neighborhood of El Rancho Vista Estates enjoys an ideal location minutes from the Palm Springs International Airport, the highly-reputed Escena Golf Club, and the popular Palm Canyon Drive. El Rancho Vista Estates homes for sale tend to be rare as the entire neighborhood is made up of approximately seventy homes. This community underwent a major restoration process beginning in the 2000s, and today, this neighborhood boasts some of the finest example of Mid-Century Modern architecture in the city. Home to a thriving community of families, artists, filmmakers, musicians, and architects, El Rancho Vista is perfect for residents of every type.
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History Of El Rancho Vista Estates Homes For Sale
Much of the initial development in this community occurred between 1959 and 1960. During this time, approximately sixty Modern houses designed by famed architects Donald Wexler and Ric Harrison were constructed by developer Roy Fey. The intention of this Modernist tract development was to bring a high-end Modernist style to the working class. As such, there are three main models that can be purchased. Many of these models include luxury features such as in-ground pools and master-landscaped yards. Wexler himself still owns a house in this neighborhood, which is a strong indication that even Wexler recognizes this neighborhood as one of the finest he designed in Palm Springs. Later, in the 1970s, other ranch-style homes more typical of California were added to the neighborhood.
Starting in the 2000s, this community and the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation have been working together to create one of the best restored Modernist neighborhoods in the city. Many of the houses here have been dramatically remodeled in order to recapture their original charm. Today, these houses are impressive. The exteriors are crafted from white stone and custom brickwork, and many feature the classic butterfly roof. Floor-to-ceiling glass exposures, and clerestory windows ensure that these homes are airy and bright inside. Interiors are decorated with redwood ceilings characteristic of the building style, and spacious floorplans offer residents ample opportunity to live, play, and relax in comfort.
Amenities Near El Rancho Vista Estates Real Estate
In addition to being well located, El Rancho Vista Estates real estate is family friendly. With eight cul-de-sacs and only one through road, streets are quiet day and night. Fenced backyards provide children with a safe space to play, and paved sidewalks ensure that kids who walk to school have well-maintained walkways to follow. Parents with school-aged children will find that there are several schools within a few minutes drive away including:
Palm Springs Montessori School
Agua Caliente Elementary School
Landau Elementary School
Katherine Finchy Elementary School
Raymond Cree Middle School
Palm Springs High School
Mount San Jacinto High School
Because of this community's location on the eastern border of Palm Springs, residents of El Rancho Vista Estates enjoy easy access to amenities of Palm Springs and the neighboring community of Cathedral City. For those who love to golf, it's difficult to find a more appealing neighborhood in the north end. El Rancho Vista Estates is located within two miles of a trifecta of golf courses that includes Escena Golf Club, Cimarron Golf Resort, and Desert Princess Country Club.
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