Certain experiences stick out in your memory as a Realtor, and I’ll never forget the time an agent was showing me her listing, enumerating the upgrades like granite counters, travertine floors, and then she just said “yada, yada, yada.” I don’t think she was trying to denigrate her listing, but she did. It made me realize just how generic certain upgrades and houses could be. Not this one.
This is one of those houses I have driven by 1,000 times and even toured once before, the last time it was for sale. It’s on one of my favorite streets in North Tustin (who doesn’t want to live on Hyde Park?”). So it has the pre-requisite schools and low crime. But it’s the design of the house that really makes it stand out. From the very unique (not just in North Tustin, but anywhere) barrel-vaulted ceiling in the living room to the wall of glass on the back, this isn’t a typical North Tustin Tuscan. It’s something special. Oh yeah, and how could I forget mentioning the kitchen island with the lime-green Caesarstone (the only time I’ve ever seen it installed outside of a showroom).
While the house itself is amazing, I’m especially drawn to the landscaping and pool area. It feels generous, mature, and established — all things that aren’t easily faked. And frankly, aren’t that common. Lately, we’ve been a bit bummed about the prices in North Tustin. $1M+ big ranches — which are nice — but there’s no sense of occasion. This home looks and feels special. A home like this is a gift to yourself and your family (and let’s not forgot, your friends, too).
But don’t take our word for it. This is one you’ll have to experience, in person, to fully understand. Call us for a private showing.
|Home size||2,705 sq ft|
|Lot Size||11,761 sqft|
|Days on Market||49|
Located on a beautiful tree-lined street in desirable North Tustin, this unique single-story home seamlessly blends mid-century modern style and contemporary finishes. The gated courtyard entry is beautifully landscaped with drought tolerant shrubs and trumpet vines. The double door entry opens into the sunken living room, which has two-story ceilings, a wall of windows and a stone fireplace. The kitchen has a center island and a separate eating bar which opens to the dining area and family room. A separate bed and bathroom are located off of the family room area and have private outdoor access. The master bedroom, with its en-suite bathroom and private yard access, is located on the opposite wing of the home along with two additional bedrooms and a large shared bath. Special features of the home include bamboo flooring, remodeled bathrooms with extensive stone and tile work, custom closet organizers and a security system. Completing this chic home is its incredibly private back yard, which has a refreshing pool and spa with waterfall, mature landscaping, and environmentally friendly faux grass.
Property Type(s): Single Family
|Year Built||1963||Community||NTS - North Tustin|
|Lot||0.27||Area||NTS - North Tustin|
|HOA Dues||0||Parking||Spaces: 2.00|
|Pool Description||Private,In Ground,Waterfall,Fenced,See R||Sewer||Sewer In Street|
|Stories||1||Utilities||District/Public; Sewer In Street;|
|Appliances||Dishwasher, Double Oven, Gas Range, Microwave|
|Interior||Corian Counters, Granite Counters, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Kitchen Island, Open Floor Plan, Sunken Living Room|
|Lot Description||Back Yard, Landscaped, Lot 10000-19999 Sqft, Sprinkler System|
|Master on Main||Yes|
|Style||Contemporary, Modern, See Remarks|
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Listing provided by : Timothy Carr, Villa Real Estate