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La Jolla Neighborhoods: Bird Rock

Bird Rock Community, News | 7th Dec 2012

The local sea gulls favorite resting spot in La Jolla is none other than Bird Rock. It is quite obvious as to how it was name as such. This is a friendly neighborhood that offers some of the best priced homes in all of La Jolla, with magnificent waterfront estates, small business and restaurants in close proximity to the area, and of course, the surfer’s destination, Tourmaline Beach. It is a tightly knit community with lots of things to offer for both residents and visitors.

Where the Bird Rock Rests

Bird Rock lies in La Jolla, San Diego. It is comprised of the southwest corner of La Jolla, with distinct characteristics, separating itself from the rest of the towns within the area. The Pacific Beach can be located south of Bird Rock, capturing the best of the southern Californian Styles.

Most of the homes are comprised of single families, with gridded street pattern along the Pacific Ocean on the west and the foothills of the great Soledad Mountain on the east. The south boundary is what they call as the Turquoise Street. And everyone agrees that the northern border is up until the Camino de la Costa, but the spirit of Bird Rock is believed to reach as far as the Via del Norte.

Bird Rock Parks and More

This place houses three public parks. One of which is the Bird Rock Park, which is shared by the Bird Rock Elementary. It is more considered as an athletic field rather than a park since this is the favorite place of joggers, runners and the like. But its structure is perfect for little children too. Another park is what they call as the Calumet Park; it comes with a size of three residential lots. It is a grassy area where people can get a good view of many beaches. And last but not the least, the La Jolla Hermosa Park. It is locally known as the Rock Park or the Helene Henkel Park as well. People like visiting this place because of its funky appeal and everyone can enjoy the breathtaking view of the rocky coast. Down south, there is a stairway access to the Tourmaline Beach.

Comfy Homes that Stands in Bird Rock

Today, there are a number of Bird Rock La Jolla homes for sale. It is like a home away from home. Most of these houses are in between the hills of Soledad Mountain, Lower Hermosa and the Pacific Beach. Bird Rock is indeed a gateway to the best La Jolla luxury real estate. Since it is very close to the Tourmaline beach, the homes are perfect for those who enjoy both diving and surfing. And from the area, people can go to the local shops, dining places, pizza parlors and the like anytime they want.

Here are some of the important data regarding the place:

For more information on Bird Rock – Real Estate & Luxury Condos CLICK HERE to speak with Marti Gellens.

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