Estate of the Day: Newport Beach


Aficionados of wine, luxe living and stunning ocean and Harbor views take note of this new Pelican Crest estate. Evoking the warmth and romance of Italy’s Chianti region, this residence is resplendent in its old world design, decor and craftsmanship. Gracing one of a few coveted Pelican Crest lots which allow for a 35-foot building height, this enchanting villa offers 5 bedrooms, 6 and two half baths for approximately 11,000 square feet of elegant indoor living and an additional approximately 1,200 square feet of alfresco living and entertaining on view terraces, loggias and grounds with pool/spa and wine grotto. Designed by famed Richard Krantz, AIA and built by renowned Finton Builders, spacious living areas include formal dining and living salons, a large main kitchen with tremendous ocean views and expansive adjoining breakfast room and great room. A catering kitchen, outdoor kitchen/BBQ and wine grotto with wet bar and dramatic 10-foot fountain backdrop promise gala entertaining. An executive “oval” office, game room, gym, library and media room extend the luxe living opportunities. A decadent, grand-scale master suite showcases stupendous ocean views and includes dual baths and dressing areas and a private view loggia. Oenophiles will revel in the expansive wine cellar with 10,000-bottle capacity plus case storage and tasting area. Garaging for 8-12 cars.

Offered @ $20,995,000

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