What’s the one thing we can’t make more of? Land…and this house has it. Don’t let the Foothill Blvd address fool you, this home is actually located off a private street so it’s quiet and secluded. We’ve been noticing a trend the last few years…young and old families alike are flocking to homes with space. If you look at new construction homes, it is impossible to find any properties with lots of 22,000 square feet these days. And for good reason…it doesn’t pencil out. Why would any builder construct one home on 22,000 square feet of land for $2M (at the high end) when they could build 4 McMansions for $1.5M each? The net result: we think homes like these will be even scarcer and even more special in the future.
But if you’re like us (and we know you are, because you’re here reading this), you need a healthy dose of style with your space. And that’s why this home is a standout. Many of the homes in North Tustin are custom homes that reflect the personalities, hopes, and dreams of the original owner. The original owner of this home must have dreamed big. 2600 square feet might not seem like a lot, but it’s the way the space is configured. And there’s a covered outdoor pool rec room that could easily hold 50 people — and that’s not even included in the square footage. This may not be your dream home, aesthetically…but it could be. It’s a great base to start from. It’s situated majestically far from the curb. But it’s the vaulted ceilings and walls of glass on the back that make this home a great target for your dream renovation. We like the price point, too. At $1.1M there is actually room to do the things you want to do. I also like the height difference in the back yard — sometimes a big open space is just too big. This provides some nice delineation. And while the kidney-shaped pool may not be the latest design, there’s some classic — no — iconic about the shape that makes it all work.
Would you like to take a look? We’d love to represent you as a buyer on this wonderful property and give you our thoughts in person. Contact us.
|Home size||2,593 sq ft|
|Days on Market||33|
Situated on an expansive 22,000+ square foot entertainer’s lot in North Tustin, this quintessential ranch-style home enjoys a convenient location while maintaining incredible privacy and space. This oversized property feels removed from the hustle and bustle of Orange County, set among lush foliage and fruit trees at the end of an inviting cul-de-sac off Foothill Boulevard. The 4 bedroom / 3 bath single-story residence measures over 2,600 square feet and is accompanied by a kidney bean pool with diving board, pool casita with bathroom and expansive grounds for gardens and the like, perfect for hosting summer soirees and year-round barbecues. Additional highlights of this charming residence include city light views from the kitchen and entry, a spacious patio off the main living area, welcoming horseshoe driveway and room for RV parking, and a prime location near award-winning North Tustin schools: Red Hill Elementary, Hewes Middle School and Foothill High School.
Property Type(s): Single Family
|Year Built||1960||Community||NTS - North Tustin|
|Jr. High School||Hewes|
|Area||NTS - North Tustin||HOA Dues||0|
|Parking||Spaces: 8.00||Pool Description||Private,In Ground,Diving Board,Fenced|
|View Description||City Lights||Water||Public|
|Garage||Direct Garage Access, Garage, Yes|
|Interior||Beamed Ceilings, Ceiling Fan|
|Lot Description||Cul-De-Sac, Lot 20000-39999 Sqft, Yard|
Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.
Listing provided by : Tim Smith, Coldwell Banker Res. Brokerage