The ”Centrum House”, renowned architect Judith Chafee’s 3 bedroom plus exercise room/office, 3,157 sq. ft. masterpiece located on a corner lot in Cimarron Foothills Estates in the Catalina Foothills. Built with the utmost of intelligence & design around a central core for the living room, dining area and kitchen, this minimalist masterpiece featured on the ”Tucson Modernism Week” tour offers extensive use of exposed concrete, concern for correct solar orientation, sustainability and character. ”Surprise Rooms” greet you at every turn, Arizona room, hidden office, plus staircases morphing into libraries & work spaces. Chafee and artist Barbara Grygutis collaborated on an elaborate outdoor living space including sculptural installations, ramada, water feature, walkways and spa.


  • SubdivisionCimarron Foothills Estates (254-408)
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built1984
  • RoofingBuilt-Up - Reflect,Metal
  • HeatingZoned - Elec
  • CoolingAC Zoned
  • WaterCity
  • Sewer/SepticConnected


    • Number of Fireplaces2.00
    • ViewMountain,Sunrise,Sunset
    • Security
    • Floor CoveringsConcrete


    • Bedrooms3
    • Full Baths2
    • 1/2 Baths1


    • DistrictCatalina Foothills
    • ElementaryVentana Vista
    • MiddleEsperero Canyon
    • HighCatalina Fthls