Price Reduction - Water Views
408 La Crescentia Dr. San Diego, CA
$ 5,250,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#210025049
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CitySan Diego
  • AreaPoint Loma
  • NeighborhoodLa Playa
  • Zip92106
  • Style
  • Price$ 5,250,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4648
  • Lot Size0.97 Acres
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Data Source:
San Diego Regional MLS (SDMLS) - 32 - CA
Property Description

This one-of-a-kind Spanish Revival Estate is nestled in a secluded part of La Playa, perched atop the hills overlooking the San Diego Bay, Downtown, the channel, the harbor, Mexico and beyond. The panoramic view this home affords are ever-changing with the tides, providing an active, mesmerizing view of ships, sailboats, and more, all with the security of never being obstructed. This 1928 masterpiece has been well-preserved with exquisite architectural details throughout including original hand-carved doors from Central America and unique wrought iron gates and hardware hard to come by in today’s world. Sitting on an acre of beautifully landscaped and terraced grounds, the property also includes a newly-refinished tennis court with all new LED lights, lily and koi pond, flowing Spanish fountains and several sitting and patio areas, each offering a different opportunity to absorb the breathtaking surroundings. In addition to the main home, there is also a studio apartment above the two-car garage which offers a unique opportunity for hosting guests or for renting. Located less than a half a mile to the beach and local to Southwestern Yacht Club and San Diego Yacht Club, this home compliments the La Playa lifestyle. With just three owners in its history, the next owners will be fortunate enough to capture the intangible force of living in such a distinctive environment, amidst such beauty and rare charm. Discover this once in a lifetime location, property, lot and view at 408 La Crescentia. See supplemental remarks section for more details. Upon entering this magnificent home, the grand foyer leads to the formal dining room and living room complete with majestic views to the bay and ocean. The living room features original hewn beamed ceiling and hand-planked, hardwood floors, grand wood-carved chandelier custom built in Mexico, large fireplace and large windows framing views that are second-to-none of the garden, bay, ocean and Mexico. The dining room faces west with a dramatic back drop of lush landscape and mature trees. Access to the charming patio with custom awning is achieved from both the living and dining room. The first level also offers a butler's pantry, large breakfast room, kitchen, den and laundry room. The Spanish grilled stairway leads to two master suites and a three-room suite ideal for a growing family. Off the main master is a solarium with dazzling 360 degree views perfect for an office, sitting area, library or meditation room. The concrete basement, which originally served as a wine cellar, features two brand new furnaces, new water heater, sump pump, while also providing ample storage space.

Price History
9/2/2021 Listed $5,495,000
11/13/2021 5% - $5,250,000

General Features

CFD/Mello-Roos Fee 0.0
Community POINT LOMA
Cooling N/K
Elevator No
Fireplaces 1
Full Baths 5
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee 0.0
Heating Floor Furnace
Laundry Y/N Laundry Room
Neighborhood La Playa
Other Fees 0.0
Pets Allowed Y/N Yes
Pool Y/N N/K
Price Per Sq Ft 1129.52
Roof Tile/Clay
Sale/rent For Sale
Senior Community Y/N N/K
Sewer Sewer Connected
Stories 2 Story
Terms Cash, Conventional
Topography Bluff/Canyon Rim, Slope Steep
View Bay, City, Evening Lights, Ocean, Panoramic, Panoramic Ocean, Marina, Harbor
Year Built 1928

Interior Features

Approximate Living Space 4, 000 to 4, 999 SqFt
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 12X15
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X17
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 9X15
Bedroom 5 Dimensions 13X13
Breakfast Area Dimensions 12X12
Dining Room Dimensions 16X20
Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer, Electric Oven, Range/Stove Hood, Gas Cooking
Family Room Dimensions 9X14
Fireplace FP in Living Room
Guest House Est. Sqft 400
Heat Source Natural Gas
Kitchen Dimensions 10X12
Laundry Utilities Gas & Electric Dryer HU
Living Area 4648
Living Room Dimensions 21X30
Master Bedroom Dimensions 20X15
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Covered Parking Garage - Two Door
Exclusive Use Yard Yes
Exterior Wood/Stucco
Fencing Full
Lot Size Area .5 to 1 AC
Parking Non-garage Street
Patio Awning/Porch Covered, Balcony
Total Parking 2
Water Source Meter on Property


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 92106

AVG $2.33M
AVG 59
Year Built
AVG 1957

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