1275 Virginia Way, La Jolla, CA 92037

List Price
Days on Market
Living Sq. Ft
Lot Size(Range)
.25 to .5 AC
Lot Size(apprx.)
La Jolla
Fee Simple
Property Type
Single Family Residential
Year Built

Property Description

This exclusive estate is an authentic example of French Colonial Revival, exuding an impeccable attention to design, scale & proportion with its countless architectural elements & antiques that date up to 500 years. Taking over 3 years to create & situated on 2 full lots in the heart of the Village with ocean views & easy walkability everywhere, this one-of-a-kind gated masterpiece enjoys a pool/spa, gym, theater, wine cellar, outdoor kitchen, laundry/crafts room, 2 offices, 4 car garage & so much more!

Additional Information

3 Story
Architectural Style
Custom Built, Mediterranean/Spanish
Equipment Available
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Fire Sprinklers, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Pool/Spa/Equipment, Refrigerator, Trash Compactor, Vacuum/Central, Washer, Water Filtration, 6 Burner Stove, Convection Oven, Double Oven, Energy Star Appliances, Free Standing Range, Freezer, Gas Oven, Gas Stove, Grill, Ice Maker, Range/Stove Hood, Vented Exhaust Fan, Warmer Oven Drawer, Barbecue, Gas Range, Water Purifier, Built-In, Gas Cooking
Additional Rooms
Basement, Bedroom Entry Level, Bonus Room, Breakfast Area, Dining Room/Separate, Exercise Room, Family Room, Formal Entry, Guest Maid, Master Bdrm 2, MBR Entry Level, Media/Music, Office, Storage Room, Wine Cellar, Utility Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Country Kitchen, Dressing Area, Entry, Family Kitchen, Gym, Home Theatre, Laundry, Master Bathroom, Projection, Separate Family Room, Walk-In Closet, Walk-In Pantry
Central Forced Air, Wall/Window, Zoned Area(s), Electric
Heat Equipment
Baseboard, Zoned Areas, Forced Air Unit, High Efficiency
Guest House
Awning/Porch Covered, Balcony, Deck, Stone/Tile, Patio Open, Porch - Front, Terrace
Heat Source
Natural Gas
Parking Garage Spaces
Age Restriction

Room Dimensions

Exterior Entry: Stone 11 ft Arch from Renaissance - Front Door: 11 Ft. double door from pre WWI w/ mustache hand forged hinges & a bullet lodged in exterior molding - Entry: 2 "Oeil de Boeuf" zinc windows - Flooring: custom cut new limestone in entry, LR & terrace, reclaimed pavers in Kitchen, Family Rm & Master - Living Rm: fireplace surround with Renaissance stone mantel, hand-painted ceilings - Dining Rm: candles only chandelier (ceiling wired for electric chandelier), Bronze doors by Hope's doors, accordion open for full indoor/outdoor access - Kitchen: reclaimed pavers on floor with decorative new tiles interspersed, cut reclaimed pavers on coved ceiling with recessed lighting, Sub-zero refrigerator drawers, 2 Fischer-Paykel dishwasher drawers, American Star stove with double ovens, 8 burners and griddle, trash compactor, 2 ice makers, honed black granite, commercial style walk-in refrigerator in pantry, large Sub-zero freezer in pantry, washer/dryer combo in pantry, wet bar behind shutters w/ ice maker, antique fireplace columns and mantle from France surround oven, brick double arches between FR & kitchen - Family Rm: Douglas fir on tray ceiling, "circular saw-cut old wood that was bleached to lighter color, concealed bookcase opens to closet storage (currently used for cleaning supplies - 3 Upstairs en-suite bdrms: Bd 1; copper bathtub, cork boards on floor for noise abatement, Bd 2 & 3; 4 pairs of walnut shutters (originally from a convent in France) cork boards on floor, 1 with sleeping loft, & access to front deck - Downstairs wine cellar: one of 2 aches from France (other is at the pool), rustic oak door from a jail in France (jailers keys hanging on the arch), custom pendant light, hanging lights are sandblasted Dutch milk bottles turned into lights, reclaimed pavers on coved ceiling that were cut & adhered with the "wrong side" showing to give appearance of an aged cellar - Master suite with dual bathrooms with farmhouse stone sinks, plaster reliefs above sinks from France, hers with bidet, large walk-in closet, vintage sold marble bathtub, reclaimed French pavers on floor, French Regency (repro) mantle at fireplace, custom cornice box above drapery, 6 pair of Oak interior windows with French blue shutters - Terrace and Pool area: one of 2 twin arches with fountain statue (from estate in Kentucky), 2 solid pieces of 30" high stone walls surrounding lap pool (originally used to contain farm animals in France), fully equipped outdoor kitchen & cleverly hidden with BBQ, fireplace with covered dining area & gracious patio perfect for entertaining - Front exterior: 2 Keystones from 18th century France one of young girl and other a jester carved in stone above garage and theater - Theater room: 86" TV screen, cork walls, concrete floors, French doors leading to front yard, bookcases, pool table, fully equipped wet bar with zinc counters - storage galore...and more to feast your eye on! Plan on taking a whole hour to enjoy this design masterpiece!

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