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La Mesa, 10953 Explorer Rd.

10953 Explorer Rd., LA MESA, CA, 91941

$879,000

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Listing Number: 190045312 Listing provided courtesy of Coldwell Banker West
About this listing
Mid-century Ranch reimagined for modern living! Indoor/Outdoor Lifestyle on flat .83 Ac.Originally Architect James Hurley's prvt residence.$100k upgrades: LR's Frameless Glass Wall blends into open-air lounge w/fireplace, bar, soaring ceiling. Entertain!Lush yd w/12 fruit trees, xeriscaped front. Chef's kitchen boasts Sub Zero Frig, 5 burner gas range + mod peninsula bar&stools.400sf bonus rm serves 2 BRs & BA separate wing from Office, Remodeled BD/BA,Lg private MstrSte. Detached Studio/+Ba & Boat/RV Pkg This sprawling Mt Helix mid-century ranch home has been modernized for a seamless Indoor/Outdoor San Diego lifestyle! An artistic combo of Soldier stacked block & slat wood fencing screens this level .83 acre property in privacy. This home was the personal residence of James E. Hurley, best known as architect of the Drew Ford Round House (of values) the iconic mid-century building and original home to Drew automobiles. The 2 car garage, carport, gated boat/ RV parking plus 8 car driveway allows for ALL of your (plus guests) vehicles! The level cement & stone pathway, surrounded by the beauty of native draught tolerant planting on water-wise drip irrigation, leads to a modern glass front door and formal entry. Upon entering, your eye sweeps across the open great room and through the living room's frameless retracting wall of glass straight through to the huge open air lounge area (with ground to soaring ceiling outdoor fireplace, seating for all, dining area and bar) to the lush backyard with its rolling lawn, tropical plantings,12 fruit trees, additional lounge areas, and an adorable detached casita/studio w/bath. A View of nearby Hills adds to this is a quintessential entertainers paradise! If you ever return indoors, you'll find the open layout hosts the spacious living room, a Peninsula bar & wine Frig added a hip dining area. The Chef's kitchen boast Beautiful Cabinetry and tiled counter featuring SS appliances: Subzero, Bosch, and others! The flooring in most of the house is Montecito Hand-Scraped Maple Hardwood. The other is a combination of tiles. A new Sound Proofed Office, Guest Bedroom and Modern Bath were all remodeled this year! All Hollow Doors and Hardware were replaced with SOLID. There so much to mention!! Toto High end toilets are in all but casita bathrooms, Raingutters surround and protect the entire property and Skylights in kitchen & Master Bath allow natural light to stream in. A new Main electrical Panel and main line was installed for extra electrical capacity. In short ?. Theres too much to say so just come on out and see for yourself! This one is extra special AMAZING!
Property Information
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Approx year built: 1964
  • Special Instructions: Aged Community Min Age: N/K
  • Property Features
    • Lot Desc: .5 to 1 AC
    • Zoning: R1
    • Home Owners Assoc Fee: 0
    • Septic Sewer: Septic Installed
    • Irrigation: Automatic,Drip,Sprinklers
    • Pool (Y/N): No
    • Stories: 1
    • Subdivision: Mt Helix
    • Restrictions: None Known
    • MLS Area: East County
    • Laundry: Garage
    • Virtual Tour Link: http://tours.previewfirst.com/ml/92823
    • Cooling: Attic Fan
    • Pool: None Known
    • Parking: Carport, Driveway
    • Heating: Fireplace,Forced Air Unit
    • Style: Ranch
    • Master Bedroom: 20x15
    • Fence Type: Gate,Partial,Good Condition,Chain Link,Wood
    • Exterior: Wood/Stucco
    • Dining Room Description: 17x12
    • Fireplace (Y/N): Yes
    • Has View: Yes
    • Garages (Y/N) : Yes
    • Half Bathrooms: 0
    • Water: Meter on Property
    • Kitchen: 14x12
    • Floors Description: Tile,Wood
    • Living Room Description: 20x16
    • Garage Description: Attached,Garage Door Opener
    • Pets: Yes
    • Roof: Concrete
    • Topography: Level
    • Fireplace Description: FP in Dining Room, Masonry, Outdoors
    • Full Bathrooms: 3
    • Has One Level: Yes
  • Address
    • County: San Diego
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Cathy Pearce
Coldwell Banker West
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