On a premium blufftop view lot in guard-gated Crystal Cove, this home offers panoramic ocean views that extend to Catalina, and a rare single-level floor plan with 3,200 s.f. +/- of flowing space that includes 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms (inclusive of guest casita). Relaxed coastal style is found in the open concept living room, where picturesque windows arc around views of sparkling ocean vistas, and a timber ceiling beam and stone fireplace bring texture and warmth. The ocean view kitchen captures the imagination and invites culinary adventures, with top-line appliances, granite counters that extend to bar seating, a water filtration system, and French doors in the casual dining area that open to a sunny patio. A butler’s pantry and large walk-in pantry offer expansive storage space and connect to a formal dining room that creates a space to share good food and good company. A private central courtyard links to the main living spaces, as well as a detached casita with a bathroom; a flexible space that creates the opportunity for a private guest retreat, a quiet home office, or a game room or family room.
Four bedrooms in the main house all access ensuites, with two bedrooms sharing a bathroom, a junior suite offering a private bathroom, and the primary bathroom featuring a soaking tub, separate shower, separate dual vanities, dual walk-in closets, and doors that open to lush greenery that creates a spa-like experience. Stunning views of the deep blue Pacific infuse the primary bedroom with calm, and French doors open to ocean breezes. Outdoor spaces take full advantage of expansive ocean views, with a flagstone patio offering a sunny place to lounge while looking out at captivating vistas, a BBQ kitchen featuring a bar area, and a fire pit creating a place for warm stargazing. Crystal Cove residents benefit from a fantastic location and luxury amenities, with a Jr. Olympic pool, spa, tennis courts, fitness center, and scheduled social events. The convenient location is walkable to white sand beaches, and shopping & dining at the Crystal Cove shopping center, with Newport, Corona del Mar, and Laguna all nearby, offering the best of Orange County living.