Helen Snyder

PO Box 16426 Portal, AZ 85632
Phone: 520-558-2413 Mobile: 520-559-6214 Email Helen

1021 W Deer Rd Portal ( Arizona, US - 85632) Built

Well, 1700 gal tank, septic

Everett J. Jones Real Estate, Inc.

Helen Snyder Helen Snyder 520-558-2413 (Office) 520-558-2413 (Office) 520-559-6214 (Cell) Request More Info

  • Roomy, super well-built shed, too!
  • Type: Lots and Land
  • Style: Apartment
  • Development Level: Built
  • Lot Type: Irregular
  • Lot Size: 6 acres 520ft x 510ft "Almost a square, dimensions approximate "
  • Taxes: $1,550.84 (2015)


Canyon and mountain views, 6 ac set up for an RV plus a beautiful 12 X 14' site-built shed near Cave Creek, 1 mile from Portal. Parcel 402-22-017D. Has a great shed on a slab with metal roof and big porch area. Shed houses solar power and pressure tank with plenty of room for your tools. Camp in it while building, ready to turn into a livable cabin - plumbed for a sink, too, and framed so it's easy to add a window. Parcel is level, ready to build on with a well, septic, good building sites, buried phone line to building/RV area, buried 1700 gallon water storage tank. Along the paved, county-maintained S Foothills road. Next to site of birding destination "JBobby's feeders"with 228 species on the yard list in the "Big Thicket". Crissal Thrashers, roadrunners, Verdins, Cactus Wrens. Vegetation is Apache plume, desert willows, juniper, shrubs, acacia, mesquite, grasses. Partially fenced, co-fenced with neighbors. W Deer Rd. is gated and a quiet private access road only for this parcel & neighboring lots and is not a public easement to other property farther east. Geocodes 31.919202, -109.12696, taxes $1,605.48 for 2017 tax year.



  • Well is 158' deep, water level was 56 feet when drilled, good water and lots of it. Submersible pump in well, buried water storage tank outside and pressure tank in the 12 X 14' pumphouse/storage shed
  • Come with a solar array for water pumping, nearest electric pole is about 1300' to the southeast. Perfect for a passive solar home, or go onto the grid. Perfect "bug out" site for survivalist
  • Site is ready for your RV, hook it up to septic, phone, DSLand water. The 4X4 "outhouse" is plumbed into septic system. Phone and DSL will require you to get an account.
  • DSL, digital cable available over phone line. Trash self-haul to pickup point 1/4 mile away twice a week; mail delivery to your mailbox on Foothills or to Portal Post Office box. UPS, FedEx serve area
  • No deed restrictions, horses and manufactured homes okay. RU-4 zoning means 1 single-family residence per 4 acres. See Cochise County planning and zoning for RU 4 to see what else is allowed.
  • Good building sites out of the 100 year flood plain. County dark skies ordinances protect our night skies. Arizona Sky Village astronomer's development is 2/3 mile to the north.
  • Batteries in the shed and inverter for power, lights in the shed work off batteries.
  • Good gardening area, lots of potential for vegetables and fruit trees. We have about 7 frost-free months a year, and winter salad gardens do especially well.
  • Mild winter climate means you can work outside almost every day of the year. Snow is rare and in recent years, area got about 1-2'" at a time right around the winter solstice.
  • Perfect climate for passive solar heating of a house - a small wood stove may be useful a dozen times a year or less. Many solar homes in area, and local experts can advise.



  • Mountain View
  • Panoramic

Lot Features

  • RV Parking
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