608 15th Street, Manhattan Beach, CA
Located high on the hill, the morning sun shines into this home and backyard. Sunsets grace the balcony with ocean views of the Peninsula and Santa Monica Bay. Back deck with built in BBQ for relaxed family dining is an entertainers dream. Although this estate's outdoor space + views are prolific, as expected of the 'Martyrs Hill Section', the inside is la pièce de résistance. In addition to the spectacular ceilings and cupola entry, there are endless amenities incl. large gourmet kitchen with Viking, Thermador, SubZero, walk in pantry, gorgeous great room,formal dining, library, wide plank walnut floors, 3 skylights, 17'6" stairway high vaulted ceilings, 8' solid teak doors, ocean view office, additional great room, media room, wine cellar, romantic sconces in hall and staircase, 3-stop elevator and 4 car garage and 6 total parking spots. High-end custom finishes throughout: marble, travertine, granite stone, Walker Zanger tile and an abundance of built-in cabinetry. 4 custom fireplaces adorn this beautiful home and add to the experience. Surreal Manhattan Beach style located two blocks to downtown and beach. Designed by Tomaro and built by Zivec, it is a true masterpiece. Solar panels and AC ready if you want to chill.
The first downtown building was built by Merrill around 1901.