With its beachfront location and perfect climate, Encinitas is one of Southern California’s most desirable places of residence. Combine the location with its great food, plentiful beaches and parks, and tons of shops and other things to do, it it no surprise that to live in this area you are going to be doling out quite a bit of dough. Here are the top 10 most expensive homes sold here.
1. Neptune Avenue, $10,500,000
The “Crescent” is a world famous Wally Cunningham design that combines the symphonic resonance of the sea by curvilinear architectural elements. The 6,500 square foot masterpiece sprawls over a double oceanfront lot, capturing the energy, essence, movement and calmness of the Pacific in every living space. Outdoor spaces meld into the interior seamlessly, allowing peaceful travel to another world.
2. Neptune Avenue, $8,500,000
Enter this estate and enjoy the rolling lawn and beautiful custom home on double lot with expansive coastline. This home was extensively remodeled inside and out over the past year, including new Merbau wood and tile flooring, updated kitchen, bathrooms, and lighting.
3. Neptune Ave, $7,199,000
This masterpiece is the perfect entertainment home. It is 5,221 square feet with a tiki hut and putting green. The architecture and landscaping give a topical theme to the home.
4. 4th Street, $6,600,000
Oceanfront Acre with 200 ft of linear coastline & unobstructed views from the surf to the horizon. Architect DiDonato Assoc & James Berggren Const have developed a unique blend of Mediterranean & contemporary design that has resulted in a home that offers breathtaking views from every room! There are 5 large bedroom suites, 6 baths plus 2 powder rooms, 3 car garage & elevator to access all floors.
5. 234 5th Street, $6,480,000
Originally designed for the owner, this home received the highest level of attention and resources at every phase. Clean, contemporary design, exquisite finishes, magnificent interior spaces, large usable lot w/mature landscaping, spa, sauna, guest house, & extensive decks and patios.
6. Neptune Avenue, $6,450,000
Spectacular Contemporary Oceanfront Home with unparalleled panoramic ocean views. Fortified by a $1.1 million state-of-the-art seawall and featuring the world-class brands Dornbracht, Siematic, Miele, Silestone, Petra Antiqua, Alfredo Salvatori, Artistic Tile, Provenza and more, this newly built home exudes passion in every detail. With expansive open spaces, vaulted ceilings and wall-to-wall disappearing glass doors this is truly the Most Pristine Contemporary Home that exists on the bluff.
7. 4th Street, $6,175,000
Blending classic Mediterranean style and intimate gathering spaces within, this exquisite 4BD/3.5BA, 4255 SF home is perfectly situated on a rare oceanfront double lot with soaring views over the Pacific. An extremely rare location with beach access just steps from the door, charming bistros, boutique shopping, coffee shops, Whole Foods, just a short walk to all that the village of Encinitas has to offer, yet secluded and private, just above the sea with sweeping ocean views.
8. Neptune Avenue, $6,097,337
This home has many features including gourmet kitchen, bar/library, living room, dining area – all w/ocean views! Stunningly beautiful master suite w/bar, euro modern tub w/plantation shutters & view to sea. Ocean front deck with expansive Pacific views featuring a gas fire pit and plenty of space for lounging.
9. 4th Street, $6,000,000
Nothing conveys luxury like living right on the beach — front row seating. Walls of glass, a lighted “floating” staircase and the largest ocean-front patio in Encinitas provide unbelievably beautiful views up & down the Coast. The ocean-facing Great Room with fireplace and Gourmet Kitchen are where all the living takes place in this awesome 4,530 square foot California Contemporary with unlimited ocean views.
10. 5th Street, $5,600,000
Smashing oceanfront home including adjoining lot. Extensive remodel in 2001 creates a wonderful ambiance for entertaining and living.Australian woods used on floors and tasteful landscapes used extensively.