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The best of beach house style, just one house off the sand in the exclusive enclave of Peninsula Point. You’ll see dolphins splash from the sparkling ocean views of the second floor great room which, is decked out for entertaining with fully equipped kitchenette, fireplace, lounging area and ocean view patio with room for both dining and sunning. The upscale beach house-style extends throughout modern amenities including air conditioning, a rare luxury at the shore.

Completely remodeled and updated by an interior designer, the refined cottage charm is reflected in the modern stainless steel gourmet kitchen which includes Viking appliances and granite countertops. Vaulted ceilings on both levels provide light and bright ambiance with nautical…

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A custom estate of this quality, character and timelessness is rarely found in Southern California. Crafted by master builder Rob Glass and a world-class team of artisans - using authentic French artifacts, antique materials and finishes - this casually elegant residence is incredibly enchanting. Ideally positioned on a premier, nearly 29,000 square-foot Shady Canyon® parcel, the estate showcases panoramic vistas of the Shady Canyon® Golf Course and scenic mountains by day, and of shimmering city lights by night.

Designed to maximize views while maintaining privacy, the home also capitalizes on its incomparable location with an abundant offering of outdoor rooms, including romantic loggias, view terraces, and sheltered courtyards with French…

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Renowned for her ability to deliver results within the highly exclusive gate-guarded community of Shady Canyon®, she recently facilitated an all-cash, one week closing for her listing at 34 Blue Heron, a world-class custom estate that was on the market for just over $6 million.

Perched on a parcel nearly 29,000 square feet in size, the gorgeous property — crafted by Rob Glass and a team of artisans who implemented authentic French artifacts along with a host of antique materials and finishes in the design — emanates one-of-a-kind relaxed elegance. Panoramic vistas spanning the Shady Canyon Golf Course, mountains and city lights offer the perfect backdrop for the home, which features the finest in indoor/outdoor living, from…

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Enjoy magnificent ocean, coastline, harbor, city lights and Catalina Island views from this very private estate on a large lot in highly exclusive enclave of Ocean Heights in Newport Coast. The light and airy home encompasses approximately 3,976 square feet of sumptuous living with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms and abundant living and entertaining areas. Of particular note is the private master wing with large bedchamber, oversized kitchen opening to a large family room, high ceilings throughout, private central courtyard, putting green, detached guest casita, and much more.

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Luxury real estate expert Jacqueline Thompson of Surterre Properties® recently sold a gorgeous Spanish-style estate in Shady Canyon®, one of Orange County’s most exclusive gate-guarded enclaves. The property was listed for sale at just under $5 million.

Designed by renowned architect C. R. Carney and built by Pinnacle Builders, the residence located at 59 Boulder View offers a rare level of privacy in addition to sprawling resort-style grounds, which encompass a large pool and spa, a gated motor court, and garage space to accommodate four vehicles. Abundant loggias, together with a poolside pavilion complete with kitchen and fireplace, lend themselves to the finest in al fresco living all year round. Featuring five bedrooms…

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Jacqueline Thompson of Surterre Properties® recently sold a gorgeous Shady Canyon® estate for $4.6 million. Impressively, this wasn’t the first time Jacqueline sold the property.

In fact, the transaction, which closed in July, involved a buyer who first considered — then decided against — purchasing the home just months before in January, when Jacqueline sold the home to another interested party for $4.3 million.

“The most recent buyer missed out on the property the first time around, but later decided the home was a must-have,” Jacqueline explained. “The situation worked out well for everyone, as the January buyer had yet to move in. A slightly unusual occurrence in the luxury real estate marketplace, but this isn’t the…

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This is the ultimate Crystal Cove estate home. Gracing an elevated promontory high above the Pacific, this exquisite SeaCrest residence takes full advantage of the most spectacular views in the area, allowing you to revel in panoramic vistas that stretch from Catalina to Palos Verdes - including yachts in Newport Harbor, waves breaking along the scenic coastline and the shimmer of lights by evening.

Designed by Bob White of Forest Studio, the home melds the wonderful qualities of a 21st Century California coastal home with sun-filled gardens and courtyards - and enhances it with the warmth and timeless appeal of an Italian Farmhouse. The result - on this exceptionally private cul-de-sac lot - is pure magic. The romance begins as you walk through a…

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Jacqueline Thompson — a pillar within coastal Orange County’s luxury real estate marketplace — recently sold an impressive Crystal Cove estate listed at just under $8 million, setting the record for one of the highest price per square foot sales in the Seacrest model this year.

Showcasing some of Crystal Cove’s most mesmerizing views — which span the ocean, harbor, and coastline, stretching all the way to Palos Verdes — the breathtaking residence located at 7 Moon Shell offers a unique lifestyle defined by luxury, comfort, and the best in indoor/outdoor living. Along with a spa, screening room, fitness center, guest casita, and outdoor living room and kitchen, the home features the latest technological advances, including…

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Rich in architectural details, this desirable corner lot estate home is situated on a prime tree-lined street. Framed by stately mature trees and landscaping, this very private home encompass approximately 4,023 square feet of elegant living with 5 bedrooms and four and one half bathrooms, including main level guest suite. A rarity in Bonita Canyon, the home features a large entertaining yard with over-sized salt water spa, trellis with lighting and speakers for al fresco dining, enhanced exterior lighting and built-in BBQ with rotisserie and smoker.

Generous amenities include multiple heating and air conditioning zones, Elan sound system throughout home and yard with paging system, family room home theater with ten surround sound speakers and…

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Revel in the best of Bayfront living on exclusive Linda Isle in this stunning residence showcasing elegant French architecture and chic, designer-appointed interiors.  Designed to maximize its exceptional waterfront location, nearly every room features large picture windows to frame the beautiful channel views - and French doors to create large indoor/outdoor rooms for relaxed living and stylish entertaining.  The residence creates a memorable first impression with extensive custom stone work, dramatic slate roof line, mullioned windows and custom wood doors.

The enchantment continues as you enter the private, walled front courtyard, with splashing French lion's head fountain and lovely landscaping - and into the breathtaking foyer with sweeping…

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