A sunny and not-too-hot weekend in August is pretty good beach weather, but for those of you who want to see some gorgeous coast this weekend, why not skip the Santa Monica Pier and come on down to some Rancho Palos Verdes open houses? This weekend, let's get acquainted with some of the vias (never roads!) of Rancho PV for our Weekend Open House Tour.
5 Via Del Cielo
Days on Market: 98
Sq. Ft.: 8,179
Pitch: "$289,000 big price reduction! Beautiful custom-designed home in "Oceanfront Estates" with gorgeous ocean, Catalina and Santa Monica Mountains veiws. Magnificent entry with beautiful wrought iron staircase. Well designed floor plan with soaring ceilings; open and lots of natural lights. 6 bedrooms with their private bathrooms plus 2 powder rooms. Spacious master bedroom with amazing ocean views from Catalina to Santa Monica Mountains. 6 car garage w/ 3 tendem parking. 24" X 24" limestone floors, 2 staircases w/ limestone slabs. Huge kitchen w/ big center island & breakfast bar, Viking appliances, 36" refrigerator, 36" freezer, double dishwashers, cherry cabinets and slab granite & marble countertops. Fully paneled library with an adjacent office. Beautiful large grassy backyard with sparkling pool & spa, stainless steel BBQ, cooktop, drink caddy & refrigerator and a covered patio. Close to Golden Cove Center and Terranea Resort."
Open Sunday, August 7 from 1 pm to 4 pm
73 Via Del Cielo
Days on Market: 168
Sq. Ft.: 5,123
Pitch: "Beautiful one-level ocean front home with gorgeous ocean/Catalina Island view! 3 bedrooms plus a huge office/den with fireplace, wet bar and half bath. The office/den is currently used as a bedroom. This home is accented with elegant crown moldings, marble flooring, granite countertops & custom draperies. Large kitchen with center island and Viking appliances including 3 ovens & trash compactor. Built-in speakers throughout the hosue. Master bedroom w/ double-sided fireplace, wet bar & beautiful ocean/Catalina & bluff veiws! Beautiful large backyard w/ sparkling pool & spa, built-in BBQ and grassy area. Pool & spa with eletric cover. 4 car garage. Enjoy the beautiful Pacific Ocean & Catalina Island view in the morning and romantic sunset in the evening! Close to Golden Cove Center and Terranea Resort."
Open Sunday, August 7 from 1 pm to 3 pm
30037 Avenida Esplendida
Days on Market: 26
Sq. Ft.: 3,500
Pitch: "Ultimate panoramic views from Catalina to Malibu! These unobstructed golf course and ocean views can be enjoyed from kitchen, living room, family room, dining room and master bedroom. There is an spacious deck perfect for entertaining guests or simply relaxing amidst this picturesque coastal setting. In addition to this, there are 3 fireplaces, a study, and a formal dining room and eating area in the kitchen. A Subzero refrigerator, double oven, and two dishwashers make this home an entertainers delight!"
Open Saturday, August 6 from 2 pm to 4 pm
6520 Via Baron
Days on Market: 180
Sq. Ft.: 4,632
Pitch: "Spectacular Model like home. Fantastic condition with newly remodeled kitchen with new countertops and appliances. Fantastic spacious floorplan with soaring vaulted ceiling, light and bright with lots of windows. Huge formal living room with beautiful entertaining deck, large family room with wet bar and fireplace, spacious kitchen with family dining area, formal dining room. Upstairs office would be a great guest room with private full bath. Large laundry room and three car garage with huge storage area and exercise room. Huge master suite with fireplace and a large private bath and two walk in closets. This home features an elevator for easy access to both floors. Lovely landscaped back yard. Located in a well kept community with pool and tennis courts. This is resort like living located next door to the beautiful Terranea Resort and only steps to the ocean."
Open Sunday, August 7 from 2 pm to 5 pm