A rare secret piece of paradise. Serenity, privacy, forever views combine with unique, stunning, contemporary architecture. This spectacular site was chosen in mid-1960s for its sweeping views all the way to the Pacific and the islands on a clear day. Tucked away on the edge of Valley Center it offers privacy and seclusion. A family treasure for 40+ years, the heirs of original owner are looking to pass it on to another fortunate family to fill with their memories.New siding installed. Read supplement.
This prime 10+ acre hilltop site backing to Ricon Indian Reservation with views of Palomar Mt. on one side sweeping views to the Pacific on the other side was chosen by a citrus rancher relocating from Orange Co. in 1960s. The original ranch house burned in a wildfire in 1996 & was replaced with a unique,fire resistant, contemporary house designed by national renowned architect Kevin Daly. Designed to accommodate the extended family on vacations, it makes a perfect retreat or residence for a large family. Two bedroom wings each have 2 bedrooms plus 1 optional bedroom. There is also a Murphy bed in the family room. Between the 2 bedroom wings is a great room, kitchen and family room. The great room is all glass with fabulous views and connection to the outside. Between the wings and living areas is a courtyard with glass doors to all areas and a swimming pool with sweeping views. Two elements provide the fire resistance. The exterior of the wings is sheathed in corrugated concrete board and bi-folding perforated metal panels cover the glass courtyard side. Large operable aluminum awnings protect the great room glass on both sides and offer shade on the patios. The interior walls and ceilings are made of birch plywood. The great room is divided by a ceiling high chimney with dining on one side and living area on the other. The large kitchen provides all a chef and assistants need with ample counter and storage space.The 10+ acres are planted with avocados and citrus groves,family fruit trees. Huge boulders provide drama & interest to the grounds.Drought tolerant plantings provide color with low maintenance. There are 3 adjoining parcels each over 2.5 ac. that are also for sale . A grove of olive trees is part of those lots. Total acres over 18. 7.3 miles to Pauma Valley Air Park. Information deemed accurate but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify all.