Water Views
Address
7231 Monte Vista Avenue La Jolla, CA
Price
$ 7,490,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#NDP2112329
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CityLa Jolla
  • NeighborhoodBeach Barber Tract
  • Zip92037
  • StyleEnglish,Tudor/French Normandy
  • Price$ 7,490,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5250
  • Lot Size11,219 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Willis Allen Real Estate
Data Source:
San Diego Regional MLS (SDMLS) - 32 - CA
Property Description

Historic charm meets timeless luxury at this gated English Storybook/French Normandy Tudor masterpiece originally designed in 1924 by master architect, Edgar V. Ullrich, that has been beautifully maintained and expanded upon throughout the years! The iconic home is situated on an exceedingly-rare 11,219 SqFt corner lot in the Beach Barber Tract neighborhood just one block from Marine Street beach and a short walk to all of amenities of La Jollas Village! Original details abound throughout the home, including multiple Juliet balconies, masonry fireplaces, built-in cabinetry and window seats, hardwood floors, and leaded mullioned windows with clear and stained glass that open to admire the ocean views that adorn the 2nd and 3rd levels, or to feel the ocean breeze and listen to the waves as you fall asleep. The homes expansive and versatile floorplan features 5 en-suite bedrooms plus 3 optional bedrooms that could also serve as dedicated offices for working from home, a bonus recreation space, or an exercise room additionally, the property features a detached 1BR/1BA guest studio apartment/ADU above the detached garage with its own kitchenette and private entry! Enjoy indoor-outdoor living and effortless entertaining in either of the homes two grand living spaces the original formal living room with cathedral vaulted ceilings or the sprawling family room with soaring, 3-story ceilings and a breathtaking fireplace inspired by Yosemites Ahwahnee Lodge both of which feature walls of French doors that open to expansive backyard with outdoor living and dining spaces amidst lush Historic charm meets timeless luxury at this gated English Storybook/French Normandy Tudor masterpiece originally designed in 1924 by master architect, Edgar V. Ullrich, that has been beautifully maintained and expanded upon throughout the years! The iconic home is situated on an exceedingly-rare 11,219 SqFt corner lot in the Beach Barber Tract neighborhood just one block from Marine Street beach and a short walk to all of amenities of La Jollas Village! Original details abound throughout the home, including multiple Juliet balconies, masonry fireplaces, built-in cabinetry and window seats, hardwood floors, and leaded mullioned windows with clear and stained glass that open to admire the ocean views that adorn the 2nd and 3rd levels, or to feel the ocean breeze and listen to the waves as you fall asleep. The homes expansive and versatile floorplan features 5 en-suite bedrooms plus 3 optional bedrooms that could also serve as dedicated offices for working from home, a bonus recreation space, or an exercise room additionally, the property features a detached 1BR/1BA guest studio apartment/ADU above the detached garage with its own kitchenette and private entry! Enjoy indoor-outdoor living and effortless entertaining in either of the homes two grand living spaces the original formal living room with cathedral vaulted ceilings or the sprawling family room with soaring, 3-story ceilings and a breathtaking fireplace inspired by Yosemites Ahwahnee Lodge both of which feature walls of French doors that open to expansive backyard with outdoor living and dining spaces amidst lush gardens and offers enough space for the next owners to add an in-ground pool! Widely admired for its striking architectural beauty and its manicured landscaping with idyllic gardens and hedged fencing that surrounds the home, this landmark property is affectionally called The Monkey House by locals because of a sculpture that dons the homes front gable showing two monkeys holding the Ullrich crest. A beloved setting for many family weddings, 4th of July parades, holiday parties, philanthropic events, and La Jolla Secret Garden Tours throughout its rich history, this home it will undoubtedly continue to serve as the backdrop of lifelong memories for years to come!

Price History
11/3/2021 Listed $7,490,000

General Features

CFD/Mello-Roos Fee 0.0
Cooling N/K
Flooring Carpet, Tile, Wood
Full Baths 6
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee 0.0
Heating Fireplace, Forced Air Unit
Laundry Y/N Laundry Room, Inside
Miscellaneous Value in Land, Suburban
Neighborhood Beach Barber Tract
Pool Y/N N/K, See Remarks
Price Per Sq Ft 1426.67
Residential Unit Location No Common Walls
Roof Wood, Shingle
Sale/rent For Sale
Security Features Security System
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer Paid
Site Corner Lot, Curbs, Sidewalks, Landscaped, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinklers In Rear
Stories 3 Story
Terms Cash, Conventional, Cash To Existing Loan, Cash To New Loan, Submit
Topography Level
Utilities Cable Available, Electricity Connected, See Remarks, Underground Utilities
View Ocean, Water
Year Built 1924
Zoning R-1:SINGLE

Interior Features

Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Freezer, Gas Stove, Gas Cooking
Fireplace FP in Family Room, FP in Living Room, FP in Master BR, Bonus Room, Gas
Heat Source Natural Gas
Living Area 5250
Spa N/K
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Covered Parking Garage, Garage - Two Door
Exclusive Use Yard Yes
Exterior Stucco
Fencing Privacy, Wrought Iron, Security, Wood
Patio Brick, Patio, Patio Open
Total Parking 2
Water Source Public

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 92037

Price
AVG $6.36M
$7.49M
Visits
AVG 30
23
Year Built
AVG 1984
1924

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