7231 Monte Vista Avenue

La Jolla, CA 92037 View Map $5,250,000 Ask a Question
Beds6
Baths7Full11/2
Sq.Ft.5,250
Year1924
Robert & Joy Aumann

Robert & Joy Aumann

(858) 752-8730

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FOR SALE: 7231 Monte Vista Avenue La Jolla CA 92037 | 305719764 |$5,250,000| Cal Rob (858) 752-8730 for a TOUR!

Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:305719764
Sq. Feet:5,250
Date Sold:11/17/2022
Lot Size:0.26 Acres
County:San Diego

Listing Agent/Office

Agent:Linda Daniels
Agent Phone:858-361-5561
Office:Willis Allen Real Estate
*Seller will entertain offers between $5,900,000 - $6,100,000* Presenting you with a rare opportunity to own one of La Jolla's most iconic landmark estates for a spectacular new price, 7231 Monte Vista has been a fixture in the historic Beach Barber Tract neighborhood for nearly a century since its design in 1924 by master architect, Edgar V. Ullrich. Situated on flat, quarter-acre, corner lot, this timeless English Tudor home is conveniently located just one block from Marine Street beach and a short walk to all of amenities of La Jollas Village. Enjoy original details throughout, including juliette balconies, masonry fireplaces, built-in cabinetry, window seats, hardwood floors, and leaded mullioned windows with clear and stained glass that open to admire the ocean views that adorn the 2nd and 3rd levels, or to feel the ocean breeze and listen to the waves as you fall asleep. The spacious main home features 5 en-suite bedrooms plus 3 optional bedrooms that could serve as offices, bonus space, or a home gym additionally, the property features a detached 1BR/1BA studio apartment/ADU above the detached garage with its own kitchenette and private entry! Enjoy indoor-outdoor living and entertaining in either of the homes two grand living spaces the original formal living room with cathedral vaulted ceilings or the sprawling informal living room with soaring, two-story ceilings and a breathtaking fireplace inspired by Yosemites Ahwahnee Lodge which both feature walls of French doors that open to backyard with outdoor living and dining spaces, plus plenty of space for the nex

*Seller will entertain offers between $5,900,000 - $6,100,000* Presenting you with a rare opportunity to own one of La Jolla's most iconic landmark estates for a spectacular new price, 7231 Monte Vista has been a fixture in the historic Beach Barber Tract neighborhood for nearly a century since its design in 1924 by master architect, Edgar V. Ullrich. Situated on flat, quarter-acre, corner lot, this timeless English Tudor home is conveniently located just one block from Marine Street beach and a short walk to all of amenities of La Jollas Village. Enjoy original details throughout, including juliette balconies, masonry fireplaces, built-in cabinetry, window seats, hardwood floors, and leaded mullioned windows with clear and stained glass that open to admire the ocean views that adorn the 2nd and 3rd levels, or to feel the ocean breeze and listen to the waves as you fall asleep. The spacious main home features 5 en-suite bedrooms plus 3 optional bedrooms that could serve as offices, bonus space, or a home gym additionally, the property features a detached 1BR/1BA studio apartment/ADU above the detached garage with its own kitchenette and private entry! Enjoy indoor-outdoor living and entertaining in either of the homes two grand living spaces the original formal living room with cathedral vaulted ceilings or the sprawling informal living room with soaring, two-story ceilings and a breathtaking fireplace inspired by Yosemites Ahwahnee Lodge which both feature walls of French doors that open to backyard with outdoor living and dining spaces, plus plenty of space for the next owners to add an in-ground pool! Widely admired for its striking architectural beauty and manicured landscaping with idyllic gardens and hedged privacy fencing, this prized property is affectionally called The Monkey House by locals for the original sculpture that dons the front gable with two monkeys holding the Ullrich crest. The setting for many weddings, 4th of July parades, holiday parties, philanthropic events, and La Jolla Secret Garden Tours throughout the years, this beloved home is ready to serve as the backdrop for future memories for its next deserving owners!

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
11/17/2022$6,100,000$5,250,000-13.9%

Community Information

Address:7231 Monte Vista Avenue La Jolla, CA 92037
County:San Diego
Subdivision:Beach Barber Tract
Zip Code:92037

Architecture

Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 7 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1924
Stories:3
Style:Tudor/French Normandy
Interior Walls: Wood Products/Paneling
Unit Location: No Common Walls
Total Stories: 3
Roof: Composition
Garage: Garage

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: 2 Staircases, Balcony, Beamed Ceilings, Living Room Deck Attached, Two Story Ceilings
Flooring: Carpet, Tile, Wood
Fireplace: FP in Family Room, FP in Living Room, Bonus Room, Gas
Laundry Location: Laundry Room, Inside
Rooms: Bedroom Entry Level, Bonus Room, Den, Family Room, Formal Entry, Guest Maid, Master Bdrm 2, Master Retreat, MBR Entry Level, Office, Workshop, Kitchen, Living Room, Converted Bedroom, Entry, Foyer, Galley Kitchen, Jack & Jill, Laundry, Master Bathroom, Separate Family Room, Walk-In Pantry
Patio: Brick, Patio, Patio Open
Pool: See Remarks
Miscellaneous: Value in Land, Storm Drains
View: Ocean
Other Structures: Guest House
Heating: Fireplace, Forced Air Unit

Rooms

Dimensions
Master
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 4
Bedroom 5
Breakfast Area
Dining Room
Kitchen
Living Room
Family Room
Extra Room 1
Extra Room 2
Extra Room 3

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.26 Acres
Site: Corner Lot, Sidewalks
Irrigation: Sprinklers
Restrictions: CC&R's
Topography: Level
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Fencing: Privacy, Wrought Iron, Security, Wood
Zoning:R-1:Single
Directions:From La Jolla Blvd, turn West on Dunemere Dr. 7231 Monte Vista is on the corner of Monte Vista Ave & Dunemere Dr. - OR - from Pearl, turn south on Olivetas, turn West on Marine St., then turn South onto Monte Vista Ave.

Tax and Financial Info

Terms: Cash, Conventional, Submit
Disclosures: Death on Property < 3 yrs, Trust/Conservatorship, Coastal Zone

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Listing information last updated on November 28, 2022 12:15 PM EST.