GATED COASTAL GRANDNESS
34 Smithcliffs , Laguna Beach, California - $5,378,000
A dreamy SoCal lifestyle – A stunning residence with ocean views, lush gardens, plus an elevator rising to a private entertainment deck overlooking it all. This is sophistication at its best.
Text: Jessica Hall
Smithcliffs is amongst one of the most picturesque coastal areas in Orange County. A rarity for seaside communities, the established gated enclave’s streets are lined with mature trees and limited to a mere twenty homes. These residences boast high property values and are amongst some of the most valuable in the state. Within this exclusive area lies this exquisite estate that embodies quintessential Southern California living - where coastal cool and sophistication converge to redefine the best of luxury living.
The hypnotic sounds of the surf guide you through the custom wooden doors of the impressive 5,412 square foot home. The inviting foyer leads you to a glamorous living room with stunning fireplace, chef’s kitchen, and stunning sunroom that share views of the lush manicured outdoor garden. An abundance of thoughtful high-end finishes can be found throughout the four spacious bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. “Designed by the famous architect, Morris Skendarian, this estate is timeless, elegant, and full of unique architectural details,” explains Suzi Dailey, Listing Agent with Realty One Group West and Founder of DaileybytheSea. “The architectural lines in the home are magnificent.
Equally captivating, you can take the elevator to the large entertaining deck where you can gaze at the ocean while sitting next to a gigantic Swiss Family Robinson tree.”
Completely turn-key, the lovely estate lies next door to Emerald Bay and you can enjoy access to both Laguna Beach and Newport Beach where you have easy access to all that makes the area a world class destination. Follow sidewalks to the beach just a short distance away. Head to South Coast Plaza for an exceptional, upscale shopping experience with designer boutiques from Hermes to Harry Winston. Stroll through Laguna’s North Gallery Row and discover new artists at one of the 90 plus galleries. Enjoy a vast selection of five-star restaurants along the coast. It’s endless. Downsizing to be closer to grandchildren, the current owner built this refined home for their family in 1997. This estate now awaits a new family to create unforgettable memories.
34 Smithcliffs is listed at $5,378,000
DaileybytheSea Coastal Luxury
Realty One Group West