For Sale: 1205 Muirlands Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037. 8-bedroom 4.9-bath, 14768 sf, 1929 LA JOLLA $33,995,000 begin new search
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Iconic | Historic | Enchanted are not enough to truly describe this incredible home … The Muir Garden Estate is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to own the original home of H.J. Muir on 2.65 sprawling Ocean View Acres that were masterfully curated by Kate Sessions “The Mother of Balboa Park." Here are 26 reasons why absolutely must see this amazing estate considered “The Crown Jewel of La Jolla” 1) This Authentic Santa Barbara Estate was masterfully designed by Renowned Architect Edgar Ullich (Mills Act Designation) 2) Updated, expanded and modernized by the current owner and Island Architects 3) 2.65 Acres of enchanted gardens inspired by Balboa Park (Kate Sessions) 4) Panoramic Views of the Ocean and Coast 5) Resort inspired Private Salt Water Pool, Koi Pond, Spa and Cabana with full Kitchen and Bathroom 6) Regulation Tennis Court 7) Chef’s Kitchen with all the modern amenities 8) Formal Sitting Room 9) Music Room and Study 10) Billard and Bar Lounge 11) Hollywood Style Theater 12) Game Room and Golf Simulator 13) Grand Formal Dining Room 14) Spacious Owners Suite with 2 Spa like Bathrooms and large walk in Closets. 15) Gym with Redwood Sauna 16) Large Bedrooms all ensuite 17) Charming Bunk Room for Kids sleepovers 18) Large Family Room 19) Multiple Verandas with Ocean Views and Vistas to your own “Park” 20) Two separate and spacious Guest Suites (2br/1 Ba) (1br/1Ba) 21) Amazing Mature Vegetation that millions of dollars could not replicate 22) 6 Car Garage 23) Gated Compound 24) Home Automation for Lighting and Audio 25) 10 Romantic Fireplaces .... 26) Two Laundry Rooms….. There are so many incredible details and facets regarding the luxurious and historical estate you will be remiss if you miss the opportunity to see and purchase this home.

Address 1205 Muirlands Dr

La Jolla, CA 92037
Listing Status ACTIVE
Asking Price $33,995,000
Original Listing $33,995,000 @ 2024-06-07
Property Condition Additions/Alterations,Building Permit,Turnkey,Updated/Remodeled
Terms Cash,Conventional
Age Restriction N/K
Property Type Fee Simple
Pet Rule Yes
Property Restrictions Animals,Other/Remarks
Sales Restrictions N/K
Mello-Roos Fee $0
HOA Fee $0
HOA Features BBQ, Tennis Courts, Exercise Room, Pool, Sauna, Spa/Hot Tub
Basement, Bedroom Entry Level, Bonus Room, Breakfast Area, Den, Dining Area, Dining Room/Separate, Exercise Room, Family Room, Formal Entry, Great Room, Guest Maid, Library, Media/Music, Office, Sauna/Steam, Storage Room, Walkout Basement, Wine Cellar, Workshop, Other/Remarks, Utility Room, Game Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Center Hall, Dressing Area, Entry, Family Kitchen, Foyer, Gym, Home Theatre, Laundry, Master Bathroom, Walk-In Closet
Square Footage 14768 sf
Flooring Carpet, Stone, Tile, Wood, Clay
Bedrooms 8 + 0 optional
Full Bathrooms 4
Half Baths 9
Family Room 36x23
Breakfast Room Combo
Living Room 30x18
Dining Room 18x16
Kichen 36x18
Master Bedroom 22x19
2nd Bedroom 17x16
3rd Bedroom 16x14
4th Bedroom 18x13
5th Bedroom 18x14
Directions Not Provided
Cross Street Inspiration
Market Area Coastal South
Community Area LA JOLLA
Neighborhood Muirlands
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County San Diego
Assessor Parcel# 351-742-05-00
Geographic Areas

Community College District: San Diego CC

Community: Muirlands

School District: San Diego Unified

Zip Code: 92037

Highway Locator

West of I-15

West of I-5

West of I-805

West of SR-163

West of SR-67

South of SR-78

Ocean Distance 1.2 miles
Year Built 1929 (source: Assessor)
Laundry Location Closet Full Sized,Closet Stacked,Laundry Room,Other/Remarks,Inside,On Upper Level
Elevator No
Cooling Central Forced Air, Zoned Area(s)
Heating Natural Gas Zoned Areas, Fireplace, Forced Air Unit
Water Heater Gas,Water Heater Central,Water Heater Unit
Irrigation Automatic,Sprinklers,Other/Remarks
TV/Telecomm Audio,Cable (coaxial),Security,Wired High Speed Internet,Other/Remarks,Wired for Sound
Sewer/Septic Sewer Connected,Public Sewer
Fireplaces 10 (FP in Dining Room, FP in Family Room, FP in Living Room, FP in Master BR, Patio/Outdoors, Den, Fire Pit, Gas, Great Room, Kitchen, Library, Masonry, Outdoors, Wood)
Security Automatic Gate, Other/Remarks, Security System, Security Lights, Smoke Detector, Wired for Alarm System, Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Garage Door Opener, Pool/Spa/Equipment, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Shed(s), Washer, Other/Remarks, 6 Burner Stove, Built In Range, Convection Oven, Double Oven, Electric Oven, Freezer, Gas & Electric Range, Grill, Ice Maker, Range/Stove Hood, Recirculated Exhaust Fan, Self Cleaning Oven, Vented Exhaust Fan, Barbecue, Gas Range, Built-In, Counter Top, Gas Cooking
Interior Features 2 Staircases, Balcony, Bar, Bathtub, Beamed Ceilings, Bidet, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan, Ceramic Counters, Copper Plumbing Partial, Crown Moldings, Granite Counters, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Home Automation System, Kitchen Island, Kitchenette, Living Room Balcony, Living Room Deck Attached, Low Flow Shower, Low Flow Toilet(s), Open Floor Plan, Recessed Lighting, Remodeled Kitchen, Shower, Shower in Tub, Stone Counters, Storage Space, Sump Pump, Tile Counters, Wet Bar
Miscellaneous Outbuilding, Tennis Court, Other/Remarks, Gutters, Street Lighting, Suburban
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Listing Source
Platform SDMLS
AOR San Diego Association of REALTORS (SDAR)
MLS Number 240013073
Courtesy of Compass
Style Detached 2 Story
Material Stucco,Wood
Lot Size 2+ to 4 AC ~ 115,429 sf
Fencing Gate,Other/Remarks,Barbed Wire,Good Condition,Privacy,Security,Chain Link
Topography Level
Roof Tile/Clay
Entry Steps No
Swimming Pool Below Ground, Private, Heated with Gas, See Remarks, Heated, Permits, Pool Cover, Tile
Patio Balcony, Brick, Covered, Deck, Gazebo, Stone/Tile, Other/Remarks, Patio, Roof Top, Cabana, Patio Open, Porch - Front, Porch - Rear, Terrace
Site Irregular Lot, Public Street, Rear Yd Str Access, Street Paved, Street Unpaved, West of I-5, Other/Remarks, Landscaped, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinklers In Rear
Accessibility Low Pile Carpeting, See Remarks
Direct Garage Access
Garage - Front Entry
Garage - Rear Entry
Garage - Side Entry
Garage - Single Door
Garage - Two Door
Garage Door Opener
Golf Cart Garage
Total Spaces: 24
Garage Spaces: 8
Non-Garage Spaces: 16 - Detached,Gated,Driveway,Auto Driveway Gate,Circular Driveway,Controlled Entrance,Driveway - Asphalt
View City, Evening Lights, Ocean, Panoramic, Parklike, Panoramic Ocean, Water, Coastline, Neighborhood, Trees/Woods, City Lights