Water Views - Master on Main
1275 Virginia Way La Jolla, CA
$ 7,850,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#200029445
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CityLa Jolla
  • AreaLa Jolla
  • NeighborhoodThe Village
  • Zip92037
  • StyleCustom Built
  • Price$ 7,850,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms3
  • Sqr Footage8576
  • Lot Size12,859 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Willis Allen Real Estate
Property Description

Experience the pinnacle of La Jolla living from this exquisite estate located in the heart of the Village with ease of access in & out of town! This masterpiece family home was that of the beloved sportscaster, Dick Enberg, and was custom built over the course of 3 years with materials that date up to 500 years. Offering supreme privacy & indoor-outdoor entertaining, this property enjoys an elevator, large backyard with pool/spa & outdoor kitchen, a 3000+ bottle wine cellar, & media/rec room with wet bar! MAIN LEVEL INCLUDES: Professional Chef’s Kitchen features a large island, American Star 8-burner gas stove with griddle & double ovens, breakfast area, balcony with ocean views, & adjoining Butler's Pantry with Walk-In Refrigerator & Laundry • Main Level Master Retreat with 2 bathrooms, a walk-in dressing room, a vintage solid marble bathtub, gas fireplace, and antique windows with interior shutters. • Wood paneled dining room with hidden storage, butler pantry access, and Bronze Hope folding doors that open for full indoor/outdoor access. • 2 dedicated offices adjacent to the Kitchen & Family Rooms • Access from the FR, DR, Kitchen, and MBR to the beautiful backyard with Pool/Spa, Outdoor Kitchen, Outdoor Dining area with FP, & many terraces with hammocks and surrounding gardens! ••• LOWER LEVEL INCLUDES: Oversized Recreation Room - with movie theatre projector, billiards and shuffleboard tables, a full wet bar for entertaining, plus an adjacent walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom - that could easily be converted into a guest suite/granny flat, as it features its own private entrance! • Climate-controlled 3000+ bottles Wine Cellar with tasting room with “waterfall” wine display, custom iron chandelier, & reclaimed pavers on ceiling• a Fitness Room with Mirrored Walls & Large Closet • a Large laundry room • Hallway Half-Bath/Powder Room • a large additional Storage/Craft Room ••• UPPER LEVEL INCLUDES: Three Large En-Suite Bedrooms • Antique windows with Walnut interior shutters originally from a French convent provide access to the spacious exterior deck with ocean views from 2 of the 3 upstairs Bedrooms! ••• ARCHITECTURAL HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Exterior entry Stone arch imported from France and dated from the Renaissance period. • French double entry doors – 11-ft tall and approximately 300-years-old – feature original hardware, hand-forged “mustache hinges” on the interior, a set of 2 original functioning keys, and a copper-based bullet that’s thought to be from WWI or WWII lodged in the exterior molding of the left door.  • Two solid 30” stone walls that surround the lap pool and outdoor entertaining/dining area were hand-selected by the homeowner from a farm in France where the walls were used to contain the animals. • Flooring Includes: Reclaimed pavers in Kitchen, Family Room and Master BR. Custom cut new limestone flooring in Entry, Living Room and Terrace. Cork board floors in upstairs Bedrooms. • French imported antique windows with French Blue exterior shutters in Master Bedroom, Master BR dressing room and on balcony adjacent to Kitchen/Butler’s Pantry. • Hand-painted ceiling in living room and atop main staircase. • Twin stone arches, imported from France, can be found in the backyard by the pool fountain and in the downstairs hallway leading to the wine cellar. • An antique jail door from France with its original keys serves as the entry to the wine cellar. • The professional chef’s kitchen features antique fireplace columns and mantle imported from France surrounding oven, arched ceiling with reclaimed pavers and custom recessed lighting to accent the beautiful old brick. • The custom home is situated on an oversized 12,860 SqFt lot, originally comprised of two full-size parcels that were individually purchased by the sellers prior to construction.

Price History
6/25/2020 Listed $7,850,000

General Features

Association Fee Includes N/K
CFD/Mello-Roos Fee 0.0
Community LA JOLLA
Cooling Central Forced Air, Wall/Window, Zoned Area(s), Electric
Elevator Yes
Fireplaces 4
Flooring Brick/Pavers, Stone, Ceramic Tile, Stained Concrete
Full Baths 5
Garage Spaces 4
HOA Fee 0.0
Heating Zoned Areas, Forced Air Unit, High Efficiency
Laundry Laundry Room, Inside
Miscellaneous Elevators/Stairclimber, Street Lighting, Suburban
Neighborhood The Village
Other Fees 0.0
Pets Allowed Y/N Yes
Price Per Sq Ft 915.35
Roof Slate
Sale/rent For Sale
Security Features Automatic Gate, Closed Circuit TV, Eqpt Owned, Security System, Security Lights, Wired for Alarm System, Carbon Monoxide Detectors, Fire/Smoke Detection Sys
Senior Community Y/N N/K
Sewer Sewer Connected, Perc Test Required, Public Sewer
Site Curbs, Public Street, Rear Yd Str Access, Sidewalks, Street Paved, West of I-5, Landscaped, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinklers In Rear
Stories 3 Story
Telecommunications Audio, Cable (coaxial), Computer (cat5), Intercom, Multiple Phones, Security, Wired High Speed Internet, Wired for Data, Wired for Sound
Terms Cash, Conventional, Exchange, Cash To Existing Loan, Cash To New Loan, Submit
Topography Level
View Ocean, Neighborhood
Year Built 2004
Zoning R-1:SINGLE

Interior Features

Bedroom 2 Dimensions 16x13
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 15x15
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 15x12
Bedroom 5 Dimensions 32x24
Dining Room Dimensions 13x13
Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Fire Sprinklers, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Pool/Spa/Equipment, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Trash Compactor, Vacuum/Central, Washer, Water Filtration, 6 Burner Stove, Convection Oven
Extra Room 1 Dimensions 19x15
Extra Room 2 Dimensions 19x18
Extra Room 3 Dimensions 16x12
Family Room Dimensions 25x18
Fireplace FP in Family Room, FP in Living Room, FP in Master BR, Patio/Outdoors, Gas, Gas Starter, Master Retreat, Outdoors
Heat Source Natural Gas
Kitchen Dimensions 16x15
Laundry Utilities Electric, Gas, Laundry Chute
Living Area 8576
Living Room Dimensions 22x19
Master Bedroom Dimensions 19x19
Spa Private Below Ground, Private w/Pool, Yes, Heated, Private
Spa Heat Gas
Sub-flooring Slab on Grade
Total Bedrooms 5
Utilities Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Connected, Underground Utilities, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Water Heater Type Gas, Energy Star Water Heater

Exterior Features

Covered Parking Attached, Gated, Direct Garage Access, Garage Door Opener
Exterior Brick, Stone, Stucco
Fencing Full, Gate, Excellent Condition, Privacy, Stucco Wall, Blockwall
Frontage Length 113
Guest House Other/Remarks
Irrigation Automatic, Drip, Sprinklers
Lot Size Area .25 to .5 AC
Parking Non-garage Gated, Driveway, Auto Driveway Gate, Circular Driveway, Driveway - Pavers
Parkng Non-garaged Spaces 6
Patio Awning/Porch Covered, Balcony, Covered, Deck, Stone/Tile, Patio, Roof Top, Patio Open, Porch - Front, Terrace
Pool Heat Gas
Pool Y/N Below Ground, Private, Heated
RV Parking Gated, Potential Space
Total Parking 10
Water Source Meter on Property


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 92037

AVG $5.36M
AVG 70
Year Built
AVG 1989
AVG 41
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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