Price $8,750,000
Status Active
Beds 6
Baths 7 Baths
Home size 11,781 sqft
Lot Size 3.80 ac
Days on Market 36
MASSIVE $1.25 MILLION PRICE REDUCTION - AMAZING VALUE!! Renowned as one of the most exquisite residences in Orange County, this Hamptons-esque estate in the coastal hills of San Juan Capistrano showcases a brand-new $3,500,000 renovation that calls to mind the grandeur of classic Beverly Hills and European mansions. Originally constructed over 7 years, the stately manor retains its sophisticated architectural style while incorporating on-trend appointments with top-tier finishes.Crowning an elevated site of 3.9 acres just 5 miles from the ocean, the estate offers panoramic countryside views across surrounding hills, valleys and shimmering lights. Impressive gates open to reveal a long driveway with porte-cochere, covered porch, fountain and marble statues that adorn the landscaping that enhances the exterior clad in French limestone. First impressions are stunning, with a towering 2-story foyer complemented by a floating circular staircase, dome ceiling w/skylight, imported chandelier, and illuminated art alcoves. Entertain in a living room with slate floors, abundant windows, French doors, and an elaborate ceiling with carved beams. The massive dining room offers beam ceilings and stone fireplace. Custom Pedini cabinetry imported from Italy distinguishes a new chef-inspired kitchen that boasts an island, marble countertops and backsplash, and top-tier appliances from Miele, Wolf and Sub-Zero. Exceptional quality and craftsmanship is evident with custom millwork, hand-painted murals, carved stone fireplaces, La Cantina and Euroline windows and doors. A generous master suite offers soaring ceilings, dormer windows, stone fireplace, large deck w/ panoramic views, and a lavish bath with book-matched marble, soaking tub, skylight and walk-in custom wardrobe by Pedini. Park-like grounds harmonize with the residence’s style featuring rolling lawns, lake with gazebo, secret olive garden, gentle stream, stone bridges, reflecting pond, chapel, and circular fire pit with amphitheater seating. A sparkling resort style pool and spa was recently refurbished. Systems include Sonos indoor/outdoor sound, security,Lutron lighting and Tesla charging station. A fully appointed, 3500 sf guest house hosts a billiards hall, gym, offices, living room, kitchen, wood-burning fireplace, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and basement ideal for a wine cellar. Equestrian zoning allows converting to a barn or add the ultimate car collector's garage.Unmatched in OC and presents a profound opportunity
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 8/2/2022 Tract Strawberry Lane (SL)
Year Built 1995 Community Ortega/Orange County
Garage Spaces 3.0 County Orange


School District Capistrano Unified
Elementary School Ambuehl
Jr. High School Marco Forester
High School San Juan Hills

Price History

Prior to Aug 2, '22 $10,000,000
Aug 2, '22 - Today $8,750,000

Additional Details

AIR Central Air, Dual, ENERGY STAR Qualified Equipment
APPLIANCES 6 Burner Stove, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, ENERGY STAR Qualified Appliances, Exhaust Fan, Freezer, Gas Cooktop, Ice Maker, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Vented Exhaust Fan, Warming Drawer, Washer, Water Heater, Water To Refrigerator
AREA Ortega/Orange County
BASEMENT Unfinished, Yes
EXTERIOR Fire Pit, Lighting, Rain Gutters
GARAGE Asphalt, Circular Driveway, Driveway, Driveway Level, Electric Gate, Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s), Garage, Garage Faces Side, Gated, Other, Oversized, RV Access/Parking, Storage, Yes
HEAT Central, Forced Air, Natural Gas
INTERIOR All Bedrooms Up, Balcony, Bar, Beamed Ceilings, Built-in Features, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Crown Molding, Entrance Foyer, High Ceilings, Living Room Deck Attached, Open Floorplan, Paneling/Wainscoting, Partially Furnished, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Tray Ceiling(s), Two Story Ceilings, Walk-In Pantry, Wet Bar, Wired for Sound
LOT 3.8 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Back Yard, Corner Lot, Cul-De-Sac, Gentle Sloping, Horse Property, Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Lawn, Lot Over 40000 Sqft, Sprinkler System, Street Level, Yard
PARKING Asphalt,Circular Driveway,Driveway Level,Driveway,Electric Gate,Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s),Garage,Gated,Other,Oversized,RV Access/Parking,Garage Faces Side,Storage
POOL DESCRIPTION Heated,In Ground,Private
SEWER Public Sewer
STYLE Custom, French
SUBDIVISION Strawberry Lane (SL)
UTILITIES Cable Connected,Electricity Connected,Natural Gas Connected,Phone Available,Sewer Connected,Water Connected
VIEW DESCRIPTION City Lights,Canyon,Park/Greenbelt,Hills,Lake,Mountain(s),Panoramic,Pool,Rocks,River,Creek/Stream,Val
WATER Public



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