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901 Highland Avenue, Del Mar, California

$8,488,0004 Beds5 BathsActive

901 Highland Avenue, Del Mar, California 92014
Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Realty - MLS® ID: 170048776

Property Details

901 Highland Avenue, Del Mar, California 92014 - Rare opportunity to own one of the largest lots in Olde Del Mar with a private park featuring one of the oldest, most enchanting trees in San Diego County. Over half an acre of lush landscaping, serene rose gardens, fruit trees, pool, spa and outdoor fireplace. Complete renovation includes restoration of original wood floors and beams, coupled with the modern architecture of Bokal & Sneed. Ocean views, detached guest house, parking for 10+ cars, all within reach of the Del Mar Village and sandy beaches. Casa Chévere was built in the late 1920's by Everett E. Ellis, a key contributor to the early development of Del Mar. Rich in charm and elegance, this extraordinary Spanish Retreat remains a signature property in Del Mar's History. One of the most distinctive features of this property is the over-sized, majestic, Morton Bay Fig Tree that stands tall and proud for all to see. It has been said, that this tree is the 2nd or 3rd oldest tree in San Diego County. Original 1920's hardwood floors and ceiling beams remain preserved throughout the home, fused with the modern architecture, flair and renovation of local Architects, Bokal & Sneed. Luxury Home Builders, Steigerwald-Dougherty, mastered a complete renovation, exceeding the expectation of a newly constructed luxury home. The extensive renovation included seismic retrofitting, new foundation in the family room, floor to ceiling glass windows and doors in the family room to bring the outdoors in, enclosing and expanding the detached guest house, new plumbing, piping, electrical, appliances and fixtures, complete pool/spa remodel including piping and re-finishing, all new exterior lighting, landscaping, irrigation and drainage. The property was completely fenced with Wrought Iron and partial wood fencing by San Diego Fence. The driveway was graded and refinished with pavers by Rivcon construction. New HVAC systems including a high energy efficient AC unit was installed in the main house in 2016. The garage, guest hou

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Amenities

  • Zip92014
  • CountySan Diego
  • SQFT4379
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full baths5
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeSingle Family
  • Zoning type1
  • School districtDel Mar Union,San Dieguito Union High
  • Year built1927
  • SewerNone
  • HeatingZoned Areas
  • CoolingCentral Forced Air
  • ParkingCircular Driveway
  • HOA fees$0.00
  • Office ID26442
  • Agent ID67639
  • Agent nameLindsay Dunlap
  • MLS® ID170048776

Broker: Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Realty

Listing Courtesy of Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Realty

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“In addition to Eugene's top quality professional skills, he was also proactive in preparing each step of the transaction from offer, to negotiation to inspection and close. He provided excellence throughout the transaction and continues to assist by answering questions and putting us in touch with the right people as we settle into our new home. He was fantastic to work with.”

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