1173 Marine Drive
Ocean Front Estate
This prestigious oceanfront North Laguna estate magnificently commands white-water views of Crescent Bay and Catalina Island. The 100-year-old home is a rambling Spanish Colonial with high beamed ceilings, terra cotta floors, arched windows and many other vintage architectural features. The property includes numerous amenities that are irreplaceable, including spacious ocean side terraces, as well as a private seaside garden set just above the sand with direct beach access. The full floor master suite takes in breathtaking ocean views and includes a large bedroom with seaward-facing wall of French doors, a bath and dressing area, as well as large ocean view study and private terrace. The main living level is bright, open and ideal for entertaining while taking in the fabulous views. The walled entry courtyard is a serene oasis of gardens and terraces and includes a large, free-form pool. The property also features private stairs descending to its direct, gated access to Crescent Bay beach. This is a rare large ocean-front lot with a pool and private steps to one of the best beaches in all of California.