2529 South Coast Hwy

$27,000,000, 12 Beds 11 Baths 8,065 Sqft .57 Acres 4 Garages

About This Property

Nestled into the Laguna coastline is a hidden grandeur unlike any other, spanning 120 feet of private oceanfront estate. This magnificent historic seaside estate was built in 1918-1921 by internationally renowned, Frank A. Miller, developer of the Mission Inn in Riverside, California and a leading figure in promoting Mission and Mediterranean influenced architecture in Southern California. Miller brought the same architect, crews and artistic ideas that he had used on the Mission Inn in Riverside to Laguna Beach to build “Mariona” for his second wife Marion and is one of the most spectacular estates built in America on the oceanfront of Laguna Beach. Known as the “Castle by the Sea” among the Hollywood Elite. The exterior is adorned with red-tiled roofs, stone towers and ornamental chimneys and consists of a main residence with 5 bedrooms, 4 private villas and 2 attached guests rooms. Totaling 12 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms with breathtaking ocean views from every room. Private parking and motor court to park 16 plus cars. The historic Masterpiece hosted visitors such as The Duke of Alba, the famous philosopher and poet Henry Van Dyke, Betty Davis and many more. Smart home technology, security system, electonic gate and automated lighting. Environmentally friendly living succulent walls and roof, landscaped walkways and gardens with utmost privacy completes this home. E rated in the national registry and approved for the Mills Act property tax advantage.

Essential Information

MLS® #OC18045257
Full Baths11
Square Footage8,065
Year Built1921
Sub-TypeSingle Family

Community Information

Address2529 South Coast Hwy
AreaLaguna Village (LV)
SubdivisionThe Village (VIL)
CityLaguna Beach
Zip Code92651


Parking Spaces16
# of Garages4
Is WaterfrontYes


Sewer Available, Sewer Connected


Carport, Carport Detached, Driveway


Catalina View, Coastline View, Ocean View, White Water View


Lot has Beach Access, Beach Front, Ocean Front, Ocean Side of Highway 1



Interior Features

Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings


6 Burner Stove, Dishwasher, Electric Oven, Garbage Disposal


Central Furnace, Forced Air, Electric


Family Room, Living Room, Master Retreat, Wood, Great Room



Lot Description

Garden, Landscaped, Sprinkler System, Bluff Front, Lot 20000-39999 Sqft

School Information

DistrictLaguna Beach Unified

Additional Information

Date ListedFebruary 9th, 2018
Days on Market311

Listing Details

AgentAzita Sadeghi(01444611)
OfficeDouglas Elliman of California

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