With its sub-tropic Mediterranean climate and white-sand beachfront location, Del Mar is one of the most desirable places to live, in the world. Needless to say house prices are very high in general, but here is a list of the most expensive homes ever sold here.
1. Ocean Front Ave, $48,150,000 (2007)
This massive home, over 10,000 square feet, sits on 120 feet of beachfront. This structural compound is comprised of five separate structures, and includes a family residence, health spa, tennis court, theater, pool, greenhouse, and two guest houses! There isn’t too much surprise as to why dream home sits comfortably on the top of this list.
2. Ocean Front Ave, $18,750,000 (2007)
This beachfront architectural masterpiece harmoniously maximizes the usage of both the interior and exterior spaces. Upon entry you’re taken into a beautiful courtyard featuring a stone bridge that takes you over a lap pool and leads you to the front door. The curved front of the house mimics and accentuates the waves of the ocean, which are visible from all primary living and sleeping areas.
3. Ocean Front Ave, $18,000,000 (2006)
This Large beachfront home is both finely crafted and in an extremely desirable location.
4. Camino Del Mar, $16,250,000 (2012)
This beautiful Spanish style home includes a large pool, 8 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, and much much more!
5. Sandy Lane, $16,000,000 (2014)
This beautiful beach compound sits behind the gates of the Sandy Lane community. This is an original Russell Forester design, built in 1950. This house includes a beachfront patio, three bedroom main residence, pool, cabana, guest house, and much more.
6. Ocean Front Ave, $15,995,000 (2008)
This 3+ bedroom home has been recently rebuilt and sits right on the beach. Custom materials such as granite and limestone can be observed throughout the home. Includes an extensive lighting system and parking for more than 4 cars.
7. Ocean Front Ave, $15,750,000 (2004)
This spacious 6 bedroom 4 bathroom house sits on a 7500+ square foot lot with 70 feet of beach front. Incredible brick front patio and much more.
8. Avenida Primavera, $14,500,000 (2014)
This massive estate is over 10,000 square feet and was built over a hundred years ago. This is a quintessential mission revival style home featuring high ceilings, wood floors, and fireplaces throughout. Designed by architect John C. Austin, this home is on the National Registry of Historic places.
9. Sandy Lane, $14,000,000 (2009)
Another Sandy Lane home. At 4,000 square feet with 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, a house this big is a rare find on the beach. Featuring 50 feet of beach front, new carpeting, painting, and a resurfaced patio, this is makes it onto the top 10.
10. Ocean Front Ave, $11,250,000 (2013)
Originally designed by Dean Meredith. Designer furnishings and artwork included, with exotic marble and granite throughout. A very lavish master bedroom, 50 feet of beach frontage, 18 foot glass fire pit, and parking for 5 or more cars.