1864 Crest Drive

Encinitas, CA 92024
For Sale • 127 days
Sq Ft

Perched atop one of the highest lots on Crest Drive & situated just minutes from the coast is this tranquil and private getaway with spectacular white water ocean views. Find yourself totally removed from the outside world the moment you enter this fine residential compound.

Upon entering the property through the entry tower foyer, you are led to the grand great room, living room, built-in aquarium bar, dining room & a dream kitchen. With a sealed, temperature-controlled wine room, a large black leather granite island, a Sub-Zero refrigerator & freezer, a custom Woodstone pizza oven, a LaCanche range & dual dishwashers, this beautiful property possesses a true chef’s kitchen. Hidden behind the secure gates of this meticulously designed estate are highly desirable amenities, including 3,000 square feet of covered exterior patios, a running stream, a stunning lagoon shaped swimming pool with a waterslide & grotto, a wet sauna, 2 spas with ocean views, bathrooms with heated floors, an indoor/outdoor gym, a professional home theater with a full bar, four beverage centers throughout the property, a convenient Savant smart home system, an outdoor kitchen, a dog spa with a pet shower, a separate RV garage, enough garage space for 8 vehicles, enough on-site parking space for over 45 vehicles behind the gates. The property also includes a private-entry executive wood-paneled office with a fireplace & on-suite full bathroom, a 1,200 square foot workshop & lots of extra space to add additional outdoor amenities. This stunning property was constructed & designed using the highest possible quality of materials & exemplary craftsmanship. Completed after a remarkable 2 years of planning/permits & architectural work, plus 3 additional years of construction by a Master Builder & a hand-selected team, this meticulous 9,100 square foot, Tuscan farmhouse village styled home was designed to be completely understated from the street, assuring maximum privacy and security from behind it’s stylish gates. The owner painstakingly searched for the best building materials world-wide in order to create this masterpiece of a property. Some of the property’s most notable building materials include flooring made from 14th century reclaimed 2nd-cut limestone from the Island of Cypress, repurposed custom distressed vintage oversize timber beams, Venetian plaster walls, hand painted wall murals, fully paneled cherry wood, rocky mountain hardware, hand-crafted copper sinks & vent hood, triple hand-stacked & wired-down roof tiles, imported custom Susan Spath & Kern pin-shell lighting in bronze & natural sea shell light fixtures. With picture-perfect sunset & ocean views, this fully fenced & meticulously designed 1.16 acre, 2 residence retreat is sure to fulfill the lavish resort-style living dreams of the most discerning homeowner. Do not miss this amazing opportunity to own your very own private getaway!


  • Type: House
  • Stories: 3
  • Built: 2010
  • $/SqFt: $933.52
  • Community: Encinitas
  • Neighborhood: Encinitas
  • MLS#: 200048250



  • Total: 5
  • Master: 23x27
  • Bed 2: 14x15
  • Bed 3: 11x15
  • Bed 4: 13x14
  • Bed 5: 14x16


  • Full: 8
  • Half: 2


  • Kitchen: 23x24
  • Dining Room: 20x20


  • Location: Laundry Room


  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Microwave
  • Pool/Spa/Equipment
  • Refrigerator
  • Solar Panels
  • Washer
  • Double Oven
  • Gas & Electric Range
  • Gas Oven
  • Gas Stove
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Range/Stove Hood
  • Barbecue
  • Gas Range
  • Gas Cooking
  • FP In Living Room
  • Bonus Room
  • Great Room
  • Guest House
  • Master Retreat


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



  • Exterior: Stone, Stucco, Wood, Wood/Stucco
  • Stories: 3


  • Lot Size: 1+ to 2 AC
  • 1.16 Acres
  • Topography: Slope Gentle
  • Fencing: Full, Gate, New Condition, Security


  • Garage Spaces: 8
  • Non-Garage Spaces: 45
  • Garage Type: Attached, Gated, Garage, Garage Door Opener


  • Pool: Below Ground, Private, See Remarks, Heated, Fenced, Fil
  • Spa: Private w/Pool

Other Information


  • Cash
  • Conventional


  • Community: Encinitas
  • Neighborhood: Encinitas
  • City: Encinitas
  • County: San Diego
  • APN#: 262-041-16-00
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Property History

Price Increase (Active)
MLS# 200048250
$8,495,000 $934
Price Decrease (Active)
MLS# 200048250
$7,950,000 $874
Listed (Active)
MLS# 200048250
$8,950,000 $984

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Listed by Eric Iantorno • DRE Lic #01256501 • Pacific Sotheby's Int'l Realty
Last updated 1 hour ago • Source: SDMLS