Huge flames could be seen shooting from the 12,000 sq. ft. home two hours after firefighters began battling the flames.
Local new organizations reported the fire broke out around 3 a.m.
The fire destroyed the mansion and also caused the roof to collapse. The blaze has not spread to nearby homes as of this writing.
The mansion is valued at $2.5 million according to the local property appraiser’s website.
The home is in the Oakwood Hills community of Chandler Arizona, which is located southeast of Phoenix.