Ideally positioned on a prime beachfront lot, away from the boardwalk, this toes in the sand location allows incomparable views of the beach, ocean, Catalina and the shoreline, with swimming, surfing and volleyball at your front door. The inviting interior offers two bedrooms, a bath, family room, entertainment bar and beach front patio on the main level. The upper level comprises the master suite, guest bath, kitchen, living room and a second laundry facility. The tasteful interior space basks in natural light and allows views from almost all rooms. Oak trim on windows and stair, high ceilings, a river rock wall, travertine and carpet flooring add to the beach charm of this stylish home. The two-car garage has finished concrete flooring and built in storage cabinets. There is an additional outside parking space at the side of the garage. The perfectly located corner lot allows for the best sunsets and for easy access in and out of the Seashore community.
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Majestically set above the crashing waves of the Pacific Ocean, this oceanfront estate is one of three properties home to the Headlands Preserve. Cook’s Pointe is a unique gated compound comprised of two seaside homes plus carriage house. Vistas of the ocean, Harbor and Catalina are framed by every window. Inspired by the sea, the historic lower A Frame residence boasts superb contemporary upgrades while retaining its original nautical attributes including sculptures, murals and authentic maritime hardware. The upper home, with original art glass windows and copper roof, has been meticulously remodeled using exotic finishes including Koa floors, jade and quartz counters, etched glass art, and exquisite custom cabinetry & lighting. Each residence offers oceanfront terraces and patios for lounging & dining while taking in the breezes, sights & sounds of the ocean. There are five garages plus ample parking. This is a rare opportunity to own an impeccable, noteworthy estate in an idyllic location.
For additional information, please contact John Stanaland.
Situated on a coveted corner oceanfront lot on Balboa Peninsula this four bedroom, four bath home captures panoramic vistas of beach, ocean, and coastline. With an open floorplan ideally suited for entertaining and casual beachfront living this home benefits from the privacy afforded by its elevated lot orientation along the quiet end of the boardwalk. Master suite with captivating views of sunsets over Catalina. Top floor terrace and adjacent sunroom with views of the bay and hills beyond. Unique lower level with library and 700 bottle wine cellar. Located within easy walking distance of the Balboa Island ferry, shops and restaurants this seaside home captures the essence of what makes Peninsula oceanfront living so desirable.
Few private oceanfront communities in Southern California overlook as scenic a beach as The Strand. This recently completed Strand oceanfront residence of approx. 9,000 square foot offers the uncommon chance to live on the beach without sacrificing the amenities or security of a proper home. Occupying the most enviably sited parcel on this beach, this villa enjoys numerous vistas of the Pacific, islands, and sunsets. Interior spaces open seamlessly to loggias, terraces, and Mediterranean gardens overlooking the ocean. The defining features of Italianate architecture have been artfully blended with an informal plan to create a home that is grand and substantial, as well as warm and inviting. The impressive three-story residence is built around a courtyard awash in sunlight optimizing privacy, light, and ventilation. An ever-present relationship to the ocean is experienced in every significant room, and expertly arranged and appointed interior and exterior spaces make living here a delight.
This oceanfront landmark is set amid a collection of outstanding residences in one of Newport Beach’s most sought-after seaside enclaves – Peninsula Point. Designed by renowned architect Michael Kollin, Kollin Altomare Architects; this incomparable home encompasses the most thoughtful architectural details and finest in construction and finishes. Host to a notable art collection, the home’s stunning interior is thoughtfully crafted to complement the spectacular ocean, coastline, and Catalina Island views afforded from nearly every room. Captivating elements include a seamless floor plan employing large-scale, disappearing wood and glass doors; a subterranean entertainment lounge; and a voluminous saltwater aquarium with an in-pool window allowing for dramatic underwater views. Situated on two lots, the five-bedroom, five and one-half bath primary residence and two-bedroom, three-bath guest house is connected by a tranquil and spacious pool area and is surrounded by private grounds offering a spa, cabana, pool-side bar, koi ponds, a grassy beachfront lawn, and multiple terraces affording an optimal environment for outdoor living and entertaining al fresco. Secluded and secure, the contemporary dwelling is a masterpiece and modern retreat established in one of the California coast’s most coveted locales.
For additional information, please contact Brian G. Johnson.
One-of-a-kind oceanfront residence with direct beach access located on the sand in Woods Cove. Seamless indoor/outdoor living with floor-to-ceiling glass, balconies and terraces designed to embrace the sound and sight of the surf, white water, panoramic ocean, and sunset views. This three bedroom, three and one-half bathroom custom residence offers every amenity for beach-side living: gourmet kitchen with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, living/dining room area with outdoor dining terrace, private master suite and bath with an oceanfront terrace and an in-ground jacuzzi spa overlooking the Pacific. Garage parking for two cars with a location on one of Laguna’s least traveled oceanfront streets. Ideally located within walking distance of the famed art galleries and dining establishments of the Laguna Village.
This phenomenal contemporary oceanfront landmark residence neighbors the renowned Montage Resort & Spa and its world-class amenities. The home’s elevation and extension over the beach affords luxurious privacy and premier panoramic 270-degree ocean views from all levels. Infused natural light enhances the flowing open floor plan; from the spacious living area with open kitchen and dining areas to the take-your-breath-away expansive master bedroom suite and sitting area divided by a double-sided fireplace. Additionally, there are two unique bonus rooms—one with a glass ceiling and retractable awning perfect for a gym, den or reading/sitting room, and the other “suspended” beneath the home for your library/study or gym. Large exterior deck with potential for enclosure for added privacy invites al fresco sunset dining. Outdoor spa, and private stairs to the beach. Ample off-street gated private parking. No street noise.
For additional information, please contact Inge Bunn.
There are but a few coastal locations in the world as enchanting and scenic as Emerald Bay. For decades, this private oceanfront enclave has been a retreat for those in search of the perfect seaside setting in which to live and entertain. Among the homes in Emerald Bay, this is the finest. Its magnificent cliff-front setting commands panoramic views of the surfline, cove, and coastal city lights for miles. The home is equally as grand and impressive.
Completed in recent years, this stylish residence embodies the best attributes of oceanfront living; dramatic living and entertaining spaces; breathtaking views of the ocean and beyond; spacious and accommodating rooms; multiple outdoor opportunities for entertaining and relaxing (including a very rare bluff-front pool); and a functional floor-plan that allows for comfortable and gracious living throughout the year. Unlike many homes found along the coast, this inspired residence demands no sacrifice of comfort or amenities from its fortunate owners.
For additional information, please contact Tad Baltzer.
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own a piece of old Hollywood history in the private, gated community of Three Arch Bay, Laguna Beach. The newly-completed main house blends old world charm with 21st century amenities. Expansive view decks flood the great spaces with ocean views, yet retain privacy. Overlooking dramatic views of the adjacent lighthouse, ocean-filling pool and private beach on Picture Bay, with crashing white water views to Catalina Island, north coastline to Palos Verdes, sunsets and twilight evenings. Two separate homes: the historic, remodeled cliff house with two bedrooms, two baths, an outdoor kitchen, lanai and bluff-front view deck and the main house, newly finished in 2009 with three bedrooms and three and one-half baths, expansive view decks, beautiful ocean views, tremendous ambient light, and privacy.