551 W Mesa Way Long Beach, CA 90807
  • Sold
  • Single Family

551 W Mesa Way Long Beach, CA 90807 Get directions

$1,875,000 $398/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 1 Bath 1 Partial Bath 4,711 Sq. ft. 21,162 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Stylecolonial_revival, contemporary, ranch_house
  • Age 77 Years
  • MLS# PW15120531
  • Listed 5 Years 12 Months 25 Days Ago

Overview

Stunning Secluded Contemporary Estate originally designed by noted architect Frances J Heusel with additions by Hugh Gibbs & others. This 4711 sq. ft. home with guest studio sits on an estate sized 21,162 sq. ft lot enjoying spectacular city light views. An impressive foyer, leads to a gracious living room focused on views to the courtyard & distant sunsets. Fireside library/den connects the living & dining rooms. The expansive gourmet kitchen features granite countertops, island, professional style Wolf range and DCS Wok, KitchenAid refrigerator/freezer, Thermador double ovens, refrigeration drawers, warming drawer and 2 dishwashers. Arched clerestory windows & arched ceiling are high above the sun filled family room with a floor to ceiling fireplace & disappearing sliding glass wall opening to the terrace, outdoor grilling island and rear grounds. The terrace overlooks the park-like grounds. A gazebo with fireplace adjoins the fountain & party sized spa. At sunset, the magic show begins with a spectacular Western panorama & views over the Palos Verdes Peninsula. This is an incredible home in a very private setting. A lifestyle opportunity of stylish sophistication, natural seclusion, awe inspiring visual freedom, & distinctive architectural intrigue.

Features

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms

  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • 3/4 Bathrooms: 2

Kitchen and Dining

  • Breakfast Counter / Bar
  • Breakfast Nook
  • Dining Room
  • RoomKitchenFeatures: Kitchen Island, Kitchen Open to Family Room, Remodeled Kitchen

Other rooms

  • All Bedrooms Down
  • Entry
  • Family Room
  • Formal Entry
  • Guest/Maid's Quarters
  • Great Room
  • Library
  • Living Room
  • Main Floor Master Bedroom
  • Master Suite
  • Walk-In Closet

Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Copper Plumbing Full
  • Granite Counters
  • High Ceilings (9 Feet+)
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Storage Space
  • Two Story Ceilings
  • Wet Bar
  • Stone
  • Tile
  • Wood

Building and Construction

  • Levels or Stories: 1
  • House Style: Contemporary, Ranch, Traditional
  • Lot Square Footage: 21162.00
  • Construction: Stucco

Exterior and Lot Features

  • City Lights
  • Panoramic
  • Cul-De-Sac
  • Garden
  • Lot-Level/Flat
  • Lawn
  • Landscaped
  • Lot 20000-39999 Sqft
  • Sprinklers Timer
  • Sprinkler System
  • Barbecue Private
  • Koi Pond
  • Lighting
  • Patio And Porch Features: Concrete, Patio Open, Porch, Terrace
  • Patio YN: Yes
  • Custom Covering
  • Drapes/Curtains
  • Double Pane Windows
  • Insulated Windows
  • Screens
  • Wood Frame Windows

Waterfront and Water Access

  • Water Source: Public

Garage and Parking

  • Number of Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage: Attached
  • Direct Garage Access
  • Garage
  • RV Access/Parking
  • Parking Total: 2.00
  • Parking YN: Yes

Heating and Cooling

  • Heating Features: Forced Air
  • Heating YN: Yes
  • Fireplace Features: Den,Family Room,Gas Starter,Living Room
  • Fireplace: Yes

Utilities

  • Sewer Connected
  • Sprinklers: Yes

Appliances

  • Gas Dryer Hookup
  • Inside
  • Individual Room
  • Laundry YN: Yes
  • Appliances YN: Yes
  • 6 Burner Stove
  • Barbecue
  • Convection Oven
  • Double Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Oven
  • Gas Range
  • Gas Water Heater
  • Range/Stove Hood
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Vented Exhaust Fan
  • Warmer Oven Drawer

Amenities and Community Features

  • Curbs
  • Street Lighting

Pool and Spa

  • None
  • Gunite
  • In Ground
  • Private
  • Spa: Yes

School Information

  • School District: Long Beach Unified
  • Middle School: Hughes

Other Property Info

  • Area: 6 - Bixby, Bixby Knolls, Los Cerritos
  • County: Los Angeles
  • APN Number: 7140005038
  • Subdivision: Virginia Country Club (VCC)
  • Guest House
  • Shed
  • View: Yes
  • Security Features: Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Smoke Detector

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
9 Los Cerritos Elementary School K-5 0.3 mi
8 Hughes Middle School 6-8 1.2 mi
7 Polytechnic High School 9-12 3.3 mi
NA Rainbow Christian Academy Private School 1-12 0.6 mi

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Neighborhood

Property History for 551 W Mesa Way

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2015-08-18 Sold - - CRMLS
2015-06-04 Listed $1,850,000 $392 CRMLS
2014-11-01 Listing removed $1,850,000 $392 CRMLS
2014-08-14 Price Changed $1,850,000 $392 CRMLS
2014-05-08 Listed $1,900,000 $403 CRMLS
2014-04-18 Listing removed $2,199,000 $466 CRMLS
2014-01-27 Price Changed $2,199,000 $466 CRMLS
2014-01-01 Listed $2,490,000 $528 CRMLS
2000-06-26 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.