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With its proximity to major roadways and rugged desert terrain, Shannon Gardens offers residents the convenience of city life with a rural feel. While the western part of the community is adjacent to a major freeway, homes in the northern and eastern section of the community overlook open Sonora Desert landscape.
Home styles in Shannon Gardens tend toward Territorial-style houses built in the 1970s, as well as a few Contemporary-style homes constructed in the 1990s. Shannon Gardens encompasses ZIP code 85705. The community is bounded by West River Road on the north, North Royal Palm Drive on the east, West Curtis Road on the south, and north Camino De La Tierra Road and North Highway Drive on the west. The Interstate 10 Freeway also sits to the west of the neighborhood. The area is mostly residential, although there are a few restaurants, service establishments, and shops.
Of the many appealing aspects of Shannon Gardens is Pegler Recreation Area, which sits outside of the community to the north just past West River Road. This public open space features softball fields and offers hiking and biking opportunities. Wildwood Neighborhood Park is just to the north. This 5-acre park features a picnic area, playground, tennis court, basketball court, T-ball and baseball field, and a soccer/multi-use field.
For the care and safety of residents, two medical facilities are close by. Northwest Medical Center has 500 physicians representing over 30 specialties, and the HealthSouth Rehab Hospital of Southern Arizona specializes in rehabilitation therapy.