Spacious and bright 5 bedroom, single story home with huge living, family, kitchen and game rooms. Classic but comfortable furnishings and carpets. Huge common / family gathering areas -- insode and outside. 2 pianos. Large screen TVs for in-home entertainment. Whole-house sound system. Private office & quiet areas. 4 autos. Tree- house deck and sitting area. 0.5 ac yard, large green garden & trees. Patios and fireplaces. Horse community with 20 miles of trails. Community pool and jacuzi. Green and lush surroundings. Near beaches and seaside cliffs of Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Dana Point and seaside harbors. Within 10 min drive or 35 min bike ride of beaches. Attractions such as Disneyland, Legoland, Knottsberry Farm nearby. Spectacular California coastline area. Ferry to Catalina Islands. Fishing, surfing, scuba, kayaking, rowing all nearby. Coastal mountains, trails, parks all very near. Presidential libraries (Nixon & Reagan), LA, San Diego, Mexico, Hollywood all are day or half-day trips. Weather is 70s and 80s always with no chance of rain -- bright sunshine only with no humidity. Arts, museums, theatres, and symphonies all immediately accessible. Upsacle shopping abounds. Fine restaurants all around. Spanish Missions and historical centers very near.The intrigue of Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Lake Arrowhead, Santa Barbara all are day-long or weekend-long excursions. Train station to LA, Santa Barabara, San Diego a short walk away. Despite these amenities, don't need to leave the house to relax anjd enjoy the wonderful surroundings.
Nellie Gail Ranch area of Orange County, Caliifornia. Neiborhood is populatyed by large lots and beautiful larger homes. All privately owned homes. Horse community. Very green and lush surrounding within horse community and 25 milkes of hiking and rioding trails. Rustic and spacious feel in suburban location near train station and world class art and cultural amentties. Spectacular coastline nearby with alll water / ocean sports available. Coastal mountain views abound. Fine quality shopping, restaurants, services very nearby. Spectaclular golf courses abound.
My wife, Elaine, and I are working professionals that enjoy travel and the arts. We have 3 college age children (single) with whom we greatly enjoy spendinjg time. We love our home and seek an exchange family who will take good care of it. We seek to exchange for an extended 4 toi 6 week stay in Londdon in the June, July, Aug 2009 timeframe.