8 N Encino

8 N Encino

8 N Encino, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

OCEAN VIEW HOME IN LOWER THREE ARCH BAY, GATED, GUARDED COMMUNITY. CUSTOM BUILT HOME in 2011. Not an update but brand new from ground up. Well known architect Brion Jeanette and custom builder Vern Buwalda collaborated to design and create this warm, charming, private compound. Gorgeous, lush landscaping with florals and ferns to welcome you create the garden feel and the custom wrought iron gate set you apart from the street. The home is wrapped in cedar with a slate roof that blends into the private grounds. The front yard is set down away from street offering a stone fireplace with surround seating for cool nites or sunny days. Entering through a welcoming Dutch door the French oak floors, elevated wood ceiling and white walls creat a soft palate. The clever design draws your eye straight out through a wall of glass and sliders to the back patio with ocean views. Capture stunning sunsets and enjoy privacy at the same time. An open large island offers bar seating, and the chefs kitchen, sleek white cabinetry lends itself to brighten the home. The generous dining space adjacent to island can host a large party but isn’t over bearing. There is a glass wall along the side of the great room complete with fireplace, book shelves and bar sink. The PRIMARY SUITE IS ON THE MAIN FLOOR FOR SINGLE LEVEL LIVING. Ocean view primary bedroom with ocean view with fireplace and large bath custom tub and separate shower. and walk in closet. Glass sliders take you directly to the upper deck. Downstairs the floor plan is flexible. Two full suites with remodeled baths and doors to the the secluded lower level grounds. Currently the flex spaces are used for exercise equipment, large glass middle room (OPTIONAL 3RD BEDROOM ) is open with musical instruments and desks with glass doors leading to backyard. LUSH LANDSCAPING, IN GROUND SPA, GRASS LAWNS, PATIO. Lush floral beds, planters soften grounds the Separate side staircase takes you down to this inviting secret garden. Generous size of this space lends itself to many options, putting green, safe secure spot for lawn play and equipment. THIS VERSATILE FLOOR PLAN WILL EASILY BLEND FOR YOUR NEEDS. PRIVACY, CUSTOM QUALITY AND CHARM AWAIT.



2,911 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

6,000 Sq.Ft. lot

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms3
  • Total bathrooms4
  • full bathrooms3
  • half bathroom1
  • Laundry room Washer Hookup, Inside, Upper Level
  • Flooring Wood
  • Fireplace Gas Starter, Great Room, Master Bedroom
  • APPLIANCES 6 Burner Stove, Barbecue, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Tankless Water Heater, Water To Refrigerator, Water Heater, Sump Pump, Washer
  • other interior Features Beamed Ceilings, Wet Bar, Balcony, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Molding, Cathedral Ceiling(s), High Ceilings, Living Room Deck Attached, Open Floorplan, Recessed Lighting, Bar, Wired for Sound, Bedroom on Main Level, Entrance Foyer, Main Level Master

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,911 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area6,000 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® IDOC22196825
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT2013
  • Architecture StylesCape Cod, Craftsman
  • View DescriptionCatalina, Neighborhood, Ocean, Trees/Woods, Water
  • Elementary SchoolTop Of The World
  • Middle SchoolThurston
  • High SchoolLaguna Beach
  • School DistrictLaguna Beach Unified


  • Garage Space3
  • water SourcePublic
  • utilitiesCable Connected, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, Underground Utilities, Water Connected
  • PoolNone
  • roofSlate
  • lot features0-1 Unit/Acre, Back Yard, Close to Clubhouse, Corners Marked, Front Yard, Garden, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Lawn, Landscaped, Near Park, Near Public Transit, Rectangular Lot, Secluded, Sprinklers Timer, Sprinkler System, Trees, Yard
  • parkingDirect Access, Driveway Level, Driveway, Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s), Garage Faces Front, Garage, Garage Door Opener, On Site, Paved, Permit Required, Private, On Street, Side By Side
  • HEAT TYPECentral, Forced Air
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Dual
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureCedar, Drywall, Flagstone
  • HOA AmenitiesCall for Rules, Clubhouse, Controlled Access, Sport Court, Electricity, Gas, Hot Water, Meeting Room, Management, Other Courts, Picnic Area, Playground, Pet Restrictions, Pets Allowed, Guard, Security, Tennis Court(s), Trash, Water
  • security FeaturesCarbon Monoxide Detector(s), Fire Detection System, Fire Sprinkler System, Gated with Guard, Gated Community, Gated with Attendant, 24 Hour Security, Smoke Detector(s)
  • other exterior FeaturesBarbecue, Rain Gutters, Rear Porch, Covered, Deck, Front Porch, Open, Patio, Stone, Terrace, Wrap Around


  • Sales Price$8,150,000
  • HOA Fees $2,550/yr
8 N Encino

Ocean view home in lower three arch bay, gated, guarded community. Custom-built home in 2011.

– Fox Wilson Group

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