414 Richfield Ave

El Cajon, CA 92020
For Sale • 5 days
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Peaceful oasis on 8389 SF lot with spectacular zen garden retreat blending vintage 1940s character w/ modern designer features and energy efficient upgrades. Enjoy refinished hardwood floors/ exposed wood beams/ remodeled kitchen w/shaker cabinets/polished stone counter/mosaic glass backsplash/ updated bath. PAID SOLAR w/ net metering for 15 years! New HVAC/dual pane windows/ whole house water filtration/ drip irrigation/ even a chicken coop/run! 1-car gar/RV parking/ zoned RM-2200 up to 4 units! See Supp

If you have been looking for that special property that has warmth and character, a massive lot with multiple places to relax, entertain and just BE, look no further! Incredible 8389 SF lot with drought tolerant landscape on drip irrigation, fully fenced including a sliding gate at the front of the driveway for secure parking. Plenty of room in the driveway for additional cars/ RV/ work trucks allowing flexibility of use. The rear yard is an absolute Shangri La with lush tropical landscape, potted plants, gardening areas, 2 tranquil water fountains, and 29 ft X 17 ft covered patio allowing for outdoor dining in all types of weather. There is even a Sunbrella covered chicken coup area for fresh eggs & chicken run for happy chickens to stroll into an additional fully fenced area, and a 19 ft x 8 ft enclosed private spa room w/ jacuzzi tub for a warm soak after a long day. Storage abounds with a spacious gardening shed and additional storage room off the 1 car garage currently set up as a wood shop. Not only is the exterior of this home amazing, but get ready for the updated interior which has the elements of vintage 1940 character accompanied by the modern features that are desired today. Walk through the front door onto refinished hardwood floors which extend throughout the living space and into two of the secondary bedrooms. The kitchen has been completely remodeled with new white shaker cabinetry, polished stone countertops, mosaic glass tile backsplash, new appliances, and convenient eat-at bar. The bathroom was gutted to the studs and rebuilt with all new fixtures, vanity, tiled shower surround and floors. Spacious primary bedroom and two secondary bedrooms all with ceiling fans and black-out shades, and even a convenient laundry room with tons of storage sits off the kitchen. Energy efficiency and environmental consciousness are a hallmark of this home: PAID SOLAR with net metering (no SDGE bills) for the next 15 years, newer roof, updated 200 AMP panel and interior electrical system, new HVAC system, LED lighting throughout, whole house water filtration system, reverse osmosis dispenser, additional wall insulation, and new dual pane windows. Everything you can see and can not see has been upgraded making this a truly turn-key home. Whether you want to read a good book curled up on the rear porch, or spend some time gardening, the peaceful surroundings will just calm your soul. Property is zoned RM-2200/ allowing flexibility to get creative and build additional rental units (up to 4- buyer to verify) or add onto the existing home. Easy freeway access and close to shopping. This is a must see!


  • Type: House
  • Stories: 1
  • Built: 1946
  • $/SqFt: $476
  • Community: El Cajon
  • Neighborhood: El Cajon
  • MLS#: 200052220



  • Total: 3
  • Master: 15x11
  • Bed 2: 12x11
  • Bed 3: 13x11


  • Full: 1


  • Kitchen: 15x9
  • Dining Room: 14x7


  • Location: Laundry Room


  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Shed(s)
  • Water Filtration
  • Other/Remarks
  • Gas Stove
  • Range/Stove Hood
  • Gas Range
  • Counter Top


  • Heat: Forced Air Unit
  • Cooling: Central Forced Air



  • Exterior: Stucco, Wood
  • Stories: 1


  • Lot Size: 7,500-10,889 SF
  • 0.19 Acres
  • Topography: Level
  • Fencing: Full, Gate, Other/Remarks


  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Non-Garage Spaces: 4
  • Garage Type: Detached

Other Information


  • Cash
  • Conventional
  • FHA
  • VA


  • Community: El Cajon
  • Neighborhood: El Cajon
  • City: El Cajon
  • County: San Diego
  • APN#: 487-500-02-00
  • Site: Curbs, Public Street, Sidewalks, Street Paved, Other/R
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Property History

Listed (Active)
MLS# 200052220
$589,000 $476

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