This extremely unique, naturally constructed home is crafted out of native rocks and boulders and is a rustic southwestern style retreat completely “off the grid” and nestled amid the peaks of the Mule Mountains in Bisbee, Arizona just 82 miles southeast of Tucson.  The Circle Stone Ranch was completed in 2006 and is on 62 beautiful acres of land with an additional 80 acres of shared surface and mineral rights to ensure complete privacy.  This home sits near the base of Mount Ballard, the highest mountain in the Mule Range at 7,370 feet elevation which helps to establish the average year round temperature of 72 degrees.   Construction highlights include tile and adobe floors with radiant heat, hand built custom Alder wood exterior doors and cabinets, hand built custom interior doors, Anderson Low E windows throughout, all exterior and interior walls constructed from local rocks and boulders, Seventeen 34 foot Wood Vigas set in a wagon wheel pattern for roof support, 2 x 12 Douglas fir ceilings, seven skylights, two Rumford fireplaces, one Round Oak wood burning stove, and a floor to ceiling waterfall and pond in the living room that can act as a natural cooling system. 
Outside view


Living Room

Waterfall The highlight of the living room is the floor to ceiling rock waterfall and pond with gorgeous accent lighting.  The Rumford fireplace with bench seats on either side offers a cozy place to curl up and relax on a cool winter evening.  This room is very spacious and open to the kitchen, dining room and entertainment room.

Kitchen

The kitchen is spacious and open to the living room and dining room with a 4 x 4 sky light and plenty of windows to brighten the room with natural light.  The 15 foot counter and bar in conjunction with the breakfast area can seat up to 10 people.  The custom kitchen cabinets are all hand built from Alder wood and all of the appliances are stainless steel.  In addition to the ample cabinet space there is a broom closet and a large pantry.  The 6 foot French doors open to the covered flagstone patio.
Kitchen

Dining Room

Dining Room The dining room is round and intimate with a beautiful Tiffany chandelier and matching wall sconces.   Entertaining is easy with this open floor plan that allows views of the kitchen, living room and melodic waterfall feature.

Main Bath

The main bath is done in beautiful cobalt blue tile with a hand painted Mexican Talavera Pottery Sink and an authentic claw foot tub. Main Bath

Entertainment Room

Entertainment Room The family entertainment room has a 16 foot Colorado sandstone wet bar, log sided pool table with rustic pool table light fixture and rustic wall sconces, and plenty of space for a poker table and big screen TV.  An 8 foot tall saguaro cactus skeleton, old horse shoes embedded in the adobe floor and an antique Round Oak wood burning stove lend itself to an Old Western ambience.

Master Bedroom

The Master Suite is a very sizeable 62 feet long and 19 ½ feet wide with his and her bathrooms and large separate closets.  The room has a unique double walk in shower that measures 8 ½ feet by 5 ½ feet with a large window offering gorgeous views of the mountainside.  There is a separate jet bath tub, hand painted Mexican Talavera Pottery Sink, and a custom mesquite counter top.  The 4 x 4 sky light over the bed opens the room to the night sky where zero light pollution brings the Milky Way into reach as the Rumford fireplace warms the room with the glow of firelight. Master Bedroom

Guest Rooms

Guest Bedroom 01 The other two large bedrooms share a bath featuring Colorado sandstone, a hand tooled copper sink and a walk in shower.   These rooms can be closed off from the rest of the house to offer your guests serenity and privacy.

Outdoor Porch

This property boasts outdoor living at its finest with a view of exquisite Arizona sunsets over the mountainside and the opportunity to entertain on the 3,800 square feet of flagstone patio with 1100 square feet of covered porch made of
2 x 12 Douglas fir.  Birding is a highlight from the porch as 350 species of birds can be seen in the area.  There is a garden of native plants off the front patio and a cactus garden and mesquite tree off the family room.  In addition to this landscaping, the property is surrounded by beautiful native vegetation and cacti. Also, many different species of desert wildlife call this property home.
Porch

Other Outdoor Features

Wine Cellar

There is a Wine Cellar carved into the mountainside that measures 23 feet by 17 feet and maintains an average temperature of 55 degrees. 
A 100 year old round water tank has been converted into an art studio.  It has a north facing window, south facing sliding glass door, Saltillo tile floor, ceiling fan and the outside has been rocked to match the house.  It is 16 feet by 16 feet so could be used for many things in addition to an art studio like a yoga and meditation studio, an exercise room, or a workshop. 
Other out buildings include a power room, tool shed, ATV port and storage shed.  These buildings are connected together and measure 45 feet long and 16 feet wide. 

There is also a fenced in garden area with a small building that can be used as a chicken coop or dog house.