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$39,000,000
102 Days Online

1127 F Ave
Coronado, CA 92118

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
5
Beds
6
Full Baths
3
Partial Baths
15,067
SqFt
$2,588
/SqFt
1925
Built
Subdivision:
Coronado Village
County:
San Diego
Listed by Janice Clements of Compass

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Echoing with the kind of extravagance that underscored the 1920s, “Coronado Castle” perfectly captures the era’s zeitgeist, rife with opulent tile flooring, ornate ironwork, and stained-glass touches. One of the largest lots in Coronado, this historical landmark with Mills Act Funding encompasses a 14,242-SF main house, sprawling guest house, and Moorish Gardens with fountains and estancia. Conceived by the famed Richard Requa in 1925, the previous owner preserved priceless historical heritage while meticulously updating the home to modern-day standards. A capacious kitchen is poised for entertaining, with La Cornue range, double Subzero, and Miele steam oven. Evoking a 5-star feel with fireside lounge, wet bar, and dining area, the roof deck affords panoramic ocean views. The lavish lower level is just as impressive, boasting a golf simulator, large great room, 26-seat movie theater, gym, and bedroom suite / spa. A stunning pool deck sets the stage for summertime soirees, outfitted with an incredible outdoor kitchen, 100-year-old olive trees, exquisit plants and an 18 hole chipping and putting green! A bookmark in Coronado’s storied history, this stunning Spanish eclectic residence sits on a palm-lined promenade just 100 feet from the shore. One of the largest lots in Coronado, the historical landmark encompasses a 14,142-square foot main house, sprawling guest house, and private garden sanctuary with tranquil fountains and estancia. Originally built for business magnate W.A. Gunn, the three-bedroom, seven-bathroom abode features vintage Hollywood glamour adorned with state-of-the-art amenities for optimal luxury living space, replete with castle-like characteristics. Conceived by the illustrious Richard Requa in 1925, the previous owner preserved priceless historical heritage to a tee. Dominated by an impressive turret that acts as an entrance hall, the home’s exotic allure is undeniable, revealing a stunning foyer with spiral staircase and striking, hand-hewn beams Echoing with the kind of extravagance that underscored the 1920s, “Coronado Castle” perfectly captures the era’s zeitgeist, rife with opulent tile flooring, ornate ironwork, and stained-glass touches. An immaculately hand painted coffered ceiling dominates the formal dining room, punctuating the voluminous expanse that bleeds outward to the pool deck via a trio of custom steel glass doors. Grounded in reclaimed 18th century European terracotta tile, Spanish embellishments abound. A capacious kitchen is poised for entertaining, appointed with an 80-inch La Cornue range and rotisserie, double Subzero fridge, Miele steam oven and coffee station, plus wet bar. Illuminated by custom light fixtures, the kitchen is anchored by an immense marble island. Preserving period details while meticulously updating the home to modern-day standards, historically accurate embellishments have been implemented throughout. Reimagined with an opulent mix of rare finishes and Moorish tiling sourced from around the world, new renovations masterfully mirror Requa’s original concept and inspirations. Evoking a 5-star feel with firepit lounge, wet bar, and dining area, the turret’s third-floor roof deck affords panoramic ocean views. The lavish basement is just as impressive. Designed with a grand staircase and soaring ceilings, the voluminous expanse boasts a golf simulator, media room with bar, trophy room, 25-seat movie theater with projector, 1,300+ SqFt world class gym, and full spa with dry sauna, massage table, and ice bath. Inducing an air of timeless luxury, a stunning pool deck sets the stage for summertime soirees, complete with 250-year-old stonework, Moorish ironwork, full outdoor kitchen, and dining estancia. The lush oasis includes 100-year-old rustic olive trees, three fountains, a putting green, secret garden, and dog run. Perfect for out-of-town guests, a detached guest house is equally sumptuous, appointed with a full bathroom and kitchen. Celebrating the spiri...

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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$39,000,000
Days Online 
102 Days
Bedrooms 
5
Inside Area (SqFt) 
15,067 sqft
Total Baths 
9
Full Baths 
6
Partial Baths 
3
Lot Size 
0.5916 Acres
Year Built 
1925
MLS Number 
220006434SD
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
N/A
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Assessor
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
4 weeks agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
3 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
Mediterranean
Construction 
BrickStoneStuccoWood Siding
Parking 
Door MultiGarageGarage Door OpenerOff StreetGarage Faces RearUncovered
Parking Spaces 
10
Number of Stories 
2
Acreage 
0.5916
Security 
Security SystemCarbon Monoxide DetectorsSmoke Detectors
Property Sub Type 
Single Family Residence
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central AirZoned
Heating 
Forced AirFireplacesNatural GasZoned
Appliances 
DishwasherDisposalGas RangeIndoor GrillIce MakerMicrowaveRefrigeratorWater SoftenerTankless Water Heater
Flooring 
StoneTileWood
Interior 
EntranceFoyerUtilityRoomWalkInPantryWalkInClosets
Fireplace Features 
Family RoomGasLibraryMaster BedroomOutside
Laundry Features 
Electric Dryer HookupGas Dryer HookupLaundry RoomSee Remarks
Fireplace 
Yes
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Exterior Features
Roof 
Spanish Tile
View 
BridgesOceanPanoramicPool
Fencing 
Excellent ConditionMasonryStucco WallWrought Iron
Pool 
true
Spa 
Yes
Pool Features 
Diving BoardGas HeatHeatedIn GroundPrivate
Spa Features 
In Ground
Private Pool 
true
Exterior 
Fire Pit
Lot 
Corner LotDrip Irrigation BubblersSprinklers In RearSprinklers In FrontSprinkler System
Patio And Porch 
CoveredStone
Other Structures 
Guest House
Community Features
Association Dues 
0
Senior Community 
No
MLS Area 
92118 - Coronado
Security Features 
Security SystemCarbon Monoxide DetectorsSmoke Detectors


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