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238 Torrey Pines Terrace (SOLD 4/2014)

Sold | 30th Sep 2013

Expertly designed to capture natural light and southwesterly views to the Pacific Ocean, this chic California contemporary features quality construction and a tranquil cul-de-sac location nestled amongst magnificent Torrey Pines. An antique Italian entry gate welcomes you into the stunning, split-level  home offering 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, dramatic vaulted wood beam ceilings, generous living areas, 3 fireplaces, an entry level master retreat, a heated lap pool and private spa.

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Virtual Tour: 238 Torrey Pines Ter, Del Mar, CA 92014 

Walled and gated for privacy, this remarkable Olde Del Mar residence is surrounded by mature landscaping and tucked away within a quiet area of custom estate homes. Dramatic double entry doors lead into the beautifully appointed interior consisting of 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths plus a powder room, vaulted wood beam ceilings, Venezuelan travertine flooring in the living and dining areas, pecan wood flooring in the kitchen and family room, and an abundance of large mahogany encased dual-glazed windows providing natural light throughout.

The romantic master retreat, conveniently situated on the entry level, provides an office, expansive walk-in closet, and a luxurious stone bath with a spa tub as well as a separate shower. The breathtaking kitchen, which is open to the family room, offers limestone & granite counter-tops, top of the line appliances, and a generous island with breakfast bar seating. In addition to the master suite, a second bedroom suite is housed on the main floor with two bedrooms and one full bath located downstairs.

Serene outdoor areas include multiple patios with soothing water features, an outdoor fireplace, a solar heated lap pool with multi-colored lighting & an electric cover, a private spa, and a lower level yard with turf and a rock climbing wall. Other amenities and features include: 5 KW Solar Photovoltaic electrical system, copper roof, Lite Touch home automation system, video entry system, Cat-5 wiring throughout, mahogany built-ins in every room, four zone Sonos sound system, temperature-controlled wine closet, and a greywater system for irrigation.

Original year built is 1957 per assessor’s records. This Olde Del Mar beauty is within walking distance to Torrey Pines State beach, and just a short distance to the Village, parks, and a wide variety of world class shops & restaurants.

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