MLS® ID: OC19081646
519 San Bernardino Avenue
Newport Beach, California, 92663 $2,849,000
This is a rare opportunity to own a spacious and luxurious home on San Bernardino Ave., the most desirable street in exclusive Newport Heights. Perfectly situated and surrounded by lush landscaping, this gracious home blends traditional architecture with modern amenities. A grand foyer which features travertine floors, a sweeping curved staircase, and wine cabinet & bar, has been used for elegant dinner parties and holiday gatherings. Adjacent to the foyer is a half bath. The formal living room with a striking wood-beamed ceiling, stone and wood carved fireplace and divided light window evokes a feeling of richness. A large room adjacent to the foyer can be used as a formal dining room, or as it is now, a billiard room. The kitchen has dual center islands, a butler’s pantry, a built-in dish cabinet, and joins seamlessly with the family room and casual dining area. Elegant French doors in the family room and dining area open to a beautiful courtyard that is highlighted by a fire feature. The main floor casita can be used as a first-floor bedroom and has a steam sauna and bathroom. At the back of the first story is a 3 car garage with plenty of storage and a convenient second staircase. The remaining 5 bedrooms and 4 baths on the second level include a fabulous master suite with a romantic fireplace, an extravagant master bathroom, and a dressing area. The secondary bedrooms are spacious. This timeless home represents an uncommon living experience in an exceptional setting.