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About our home
Luxury home behind guard gate security, incredibly safe neighborhood & town. Large separate private loft above 2 car garage in addition to 4bedrooms. Gourmet kitchen with large eat-in area and granite island. Beautiful master suite with steam shower and jacuzzi bathtub, wetbar, enormous custom closet. All bedrooms have full bathrooms, separate living room, dining room, family room and laundry room. Also Corner reading and music area with library with Steinway baby grand piano. All sounds grand but having raised four boys, furnishings are not formal but rather comfortable, easy, "put your feet up" style. Large plasma screens in Family room and master suite, average size plasmas in 2 bedrooms. All plasmas with extensive cable, house intercom system. Family rooms and master have large double wood doors which open to Pool, jacuzzi and gazebo. Outdoor furniture includes old teak table which seats 8-10.
Saltwater pool & jacuzzi, expansive hillside meadow views, five minute drive to beautiful beaches, Crystal Cove Park 10k of protected Pacific Ocean trails.
Equipped for kids
More about us
Single, writer, financially independent, Social but private,three sons away at school
Education: BA UCLA '80' , MA UCLA '84. Professional life: lecturer, writer political/comedy/magazine fiction short stories & non-fiction analysis/commentary.
Enjoy music including Opera, Philharmonic, Jazz, Blues. Musee D'orsay favorite Museum, Callebotte favorite Painter, have-7 two older very good little dogs-
JAVIERS, The Quiet Woman, Roy'sHawaian, Cheesecake Factory, IMPiie, Dave and Busters
JAVIERS, Crabshack, Billy's At The Beach, Gulfstream, Roy's Fashion Island, El Ranchito Comedy Club at Spectrumd
Summer House, Rose's, Charthouse, many cafes 10 min south in Laguna &Dana Point
South Coast Plaza, Fashion Island, Spectrum Irvine Center. enter
Bit of culture
Art Galleries Laguna Beach, Orange County Performing Arts Center, Pacific Symphony, JPaul Getty Museum, Armand Hammond Museum at UCLA
Walks in the park
Park inside gated community, Bonita Canyon Parks, Beachcomber Cove
Spot of exercise
National Park Bicycle and Hiking Trails, running trails aling Newport Resevoir, 4hour Fitness, Fitness Bar
Farmers Market, Balboa Island, Catalina Island, Newport Pier & Harbour Disneyland, Knots Berry Farm, Universal Studios, San Diego Wild Animal Park, Marina Del Rey, Mission San Jan Capistrano, Angeles Crest Forest (Big Bear Mts &Lake Arrowhead)