McCaffrey Homes to Build at New Tesoro Viejo, master-planned community in Madera County


McCaffrey Homes announced today that they will build at Tesoro Viejo, a new master-planned community in Madera County off Highway 41 just ten minutes north of River Park Shopping Center.

“We’re thrilled to build at Tesoro Viejo with its beautiful natural setting,” said Ash Knowlton, president of construction for McCaffrey Homes.  “Homeowners will appreciate the new neighborhood Hillside school, resort-style amenities, trails, preserved natural open spaces, and on-site fire and sheriff services.”

McCaffrey Homes joins national homebuilders D.R. Horton and K. Hovnanian Homes as the inaugural homebuilders at Tesoro Viejo.  The homebuilders will build five neighborhoods, offering homebuyers a wide variety of home sizes, designs, and styles.  Homes in the community are anticipated to start from the low $300,000s.

Tesoro Viejo is a breathtaking site of about 1,600 acres of gently rolling hills and vistas. The community is situated at the foot of Little Table Mountain and has been thoughtfully designed to capture its scenic surroundings, offering residents views of the sloping hillsides and the dramatic Sierra foothills.  Tesoro Viejo will feature about 400 acres of permanently preserved natural open space, parks, recreational areas and miles of trails.

Altura at Tesoro Viejo
McCaffrey Homes is bringing a new collection of two-story designs to Tesoro Viejo – the Altura collection is designed with the active lifestyle in mind with modern conveniences, minimum maintenance, and maximum style and quality.  Ranging in size from 1,591 to 2,110 square feet, the new homes showcase optional lofts, dens, and hobby rooms – all conveniently located within walking distance of the new Hillside Elementary School, resort-style clubhouse and neighborhood parks.

Oaks at Tesoro Viejo
Designed exclusively for Tesoro Viejo, the Oaks collection offers a modern, sophisticated take on spacious living.   With single and two-story designs that range from 2,278 to 3,741 square feet, all plans are dsigned for an entertaining lifestyle with large open kitchens and easy indoor-outdoor living.  The Oaks focuses on storage and organization with large pantries, oversized garages and customizable laundry rooms.

Santerra at Tesoro Viejo
McCaffrey Homes is bringing its popular Santerra collection to Tesoro Viejo, offering many lots with dramatic scenic views.  Santerra features single and two-story homes that offer a fresh spin on informal California living with indoor and outdoor living spaces.

About Tesoro Viejo
The much-anticipated Tesoro Viejo community will celebrate its grand opening this fall.  Recognized for its innovation, the award-winning master-planned community delivers an unprecedented place to live, work, and play.

The community will be a vibrant hub for southeast Madera County with housing and business opportunities, a walkable town center with open-air plaza, thriving industry, and neighborhood parks and schools. Included in the 400 acres of open space are neighborhood parks planned throughout Tesoro Viejo, providing residents an opportunity to enjoy outdoor space.  From dog parks, playgrounds, and grassy areas to an event barn, outdoor stone fireplace, and BBQ pavilions.

The first residential village, Hillside Village, will include Chawanakee Unified School District’s Hillside Elementary School that will officially open August 20th for the 2018-2019 school year. The school will serve transitional kindergarten through eighth grade and features a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) curriculum, as well as a college and career exploration program that gives students an opportunity to learn about careers in the medical field and biotechnologies.  The school’s state-of-the-art facilities include a library/media center, music room, outdoor learning spaces, athletic facilities with gymnasium, as well as a media production room with green screen.

Also within Hillside Village will be the Ranch House, a resort-style clubhouse.  Designed with a contemporary rustic flair, the clubhouse features pools, splash pad and cabanas, BBQ Pavilion with event lawn, outdoor living room with fireplace, and surrounding mountain views.