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Waterfront
Address
1448 Neptune Ave Encinitas, CA
Price
$ 8,750,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#190020613
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CityEncinitas
  • AreaLeucadia
  • NeighborhoodLeucadia
  • Zip92024
  • StyleCape Cod
  • Price$ 8,750,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2489
  • Lot Size0.33 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass
Property Description

This iconic waterfront masterpiece epitomizes the essence of coastal living, with a highly coveted private staircase that touches down to the sandy beach. The grand room, dining rooms, and kitchen are beautifully designed using original materials wherever possible, and tasteful upgrades when appropriate. A generous master & 2 other bedrooms are punctuated by captivating Pacific views, & an ocean view artist’s studio, grassy front yard & parking for 6 within the gated courtyard complete this idyllic home. • Peaceful and serene with the sound of waves and incredible ocean breeze and views. • Watch the surf break down the entire coast down all the way from La Jolla to San Onofre. • Watch the boats, pelicans, whales, dolphins, local osprey and surfers below from a private yard. • Built in 1928 - the 2nd house ever built on the bluff of Neptune Avenue • Rumored to have been owned by the famous movie star, Charlie Chaplin. • Unique Cape Cod style architecture. • Coveted steps down to the beach from the backyard that have been maintained over the years. • Home has been meticulously maintained to keep the look of the original architecture with modern upgrades throughout. • Private with a gated entrance. • Large, flat grassy front yard, and side yard with immaculate tropical landscaping. • Detached artists studio/office with large glass doors that open to an ocean view. • Custom Fiber Cement Siding • Unique Georgian front door with knocker. • Original windows in the front entrance foyer to enhance the character. • Milgard windows are in the back of house for protection, and Eagle windows in the front to retain the original architecture. • Original windows in living room cabinet. • Original V-Joint wood ceilings in the living room and kitchen. • Living room has wood paneling with Picture Moulding with oversized fireplace and sound system. • Kitchen has carrera marble counters, a large island with built-in prep sink, gas range with hood, refrigerator, new dishwasher, and farm sink. • New Subzero bar fridge. • Double sliding pocket doors to close off kitchen from living room. • Built-in desk off kitchen with cable raceway to hide cords and a hidden area for a printer. • Built-in library space. • Full downstairs bathroom with tub & shower. • Downstairs laundry room with washer and dryer hidden behind bifold panel doors. • Additional sliding pocket door to close off the laundry room from the kitchen. • Interior staircase has safety sensors that can light up at night. • Wood, Stone, and brand new carpet (bedrooms only) flooring • Master bedroom upstairs has walk-in closet, original V-Joint ceiling, and new carpet. • Second upstairs bedroom has built in drawers, closet, and new carpet. • Third upstairs bedroom has built-ins and closet. • Ocean view second floor bathroom with double sink, carrara marble counter, and a deep tub with shower. • Carrera marble window sills throughout house. • Nest thermostat for A/C and heating. • Tankless water heater. • USB charging ports throughout the house. • Outdoor firepit overlooking the ocean. • Outdoor hot shower with separate overhead and foot shower heads and surf rack. • Multiple ocean view decks with glass enclosures, making the most of the panoramic views. • Lighted stairway with motion detectors to the beach for safe night access. • Lockable beach access gate with latch system from Isle of Sky in Scotland • Located right next to the Catamarans and Avocado Street surf breaks. • Two car garage plus additional parking for 4 cars inside the gated entrance.

Price History
4/17/2019 Listed $9,995,000
6/3/2019 13% - $8,750,000

General Features

Association Fee Includes N/K
Community LEUCADIA
HOA Fee Frequency N/K
Home Owner Fee Reflects None Known
Jurisdiction Incorporated
Neighborhood Leucadia
Other Fees Payment Freq. N/K
Pets Allowed Y/N Yes
Price Per Sq Ft 3515.47
Sale/rent For Sale
Senior Community Y/N N/K
Stories 2 Story
Terms Cash, Conventional
Year Built 1928

Interior Features

Approximate Living Space 2, 000 to 2, 499 SqFt
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 19x9
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 12x10
Cooling Central Forced Air
Dining Room Dimensions 12x10
Elevator No
Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Garage Door Opener, Refrigerator, Shed(s), Range/Stove Hood, Gas Range
Extra Room 1 Dimensions 16x8
Fireplace FP in Living Room
Flooring Carpet, Tile, Wood
Full Baths 2
Heat Source Natural Gas
Heating Fireplace, Forced Air Unit
Kitchen Dimensions 15x14
Laundry Laundry Room
Laundry Utilities Electric, Gas
Living Area 2489
Living Room Dimensions 32x20
Master Bedroom Dimensions 18x11
Number of Fireplaces 1
Optional Bedrooms 1
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Covered Parking Detached
Entry: 3+ Steps To Entry No
Exclusive Use Yard Yes
Exterior Wood
Fencing Full
Frontage Type Ocean/Bluff
Garage Spaces 2
Lot Size Area .25 to .5 AC
Parking Non-garage Driveway
Parkng Non-garaged Spaces 4
Patio Deck, Patio
Pool Y/N N/K
Roof Composition
Sewer Sewer Connected
Topography Bluff/Canyon Rim
Total Parking 6
View Ocean, Panoramic, Panoramic Ocean, Water, Coastline, White Water
Water Source Meter on Property

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 92024

Price
AVG $2.23M
$8.75M
Visits
AVG 59
277
Year Built
AVG 1997
1928
Walkscore
AVG 34
45
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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