Oceanfront, Newport Beach California
2046 E Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92661
Newport Beach is a seaside city in Orange County, California, United States. Its population was 85,287 at the 2010 census. Newport Beach is also home to Newport Harbor.
The city’s median family income and property values consistently place high in national rankings. The Daily Pilot, a newspaper published in the neighboring city of Costa Mesa but which serves the greater Newport-Mesa community, reported in 2010 that more than a quarter of households have an income greater than $200,000, and the median value for homes exceeds $1 million. It is known as the most Republican city in California.
Housing prices in Newport Beach ranked eighth highest in the United States in a 2009 survey. Newport Beach is home to one Fortune 500 company, insurer Pacific Life. Other companies based in Newport Beach include Acacia Research, Conexant, Galardi Group (Wienerschnitzel, The Original Hamburger Stand, and Tastee-Freez) Jazz Semiconductor, and PIMCO. Fletcher Jones Motor Cars in Newport Beach is the largest Mercedes-Benz dealership in the world. At one time Edwards Theatres had its headquarters in Newport Beach. Before its dissolution Air California was headquartered in Newport Beach. The city’s largest law firm is Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, with approximately 75 attorneys at its Fashion Island location. Toyota has a design center, Calty Design Research, in Newport Beach which is responsible for the exterior design of the 2nd, 5th, and 7th generation Celica, as well as some Lexus and Scion models.
Description: “An architecturally dramatic statement on the sand. Masterfully designed by Ed Lohrbach and crafted by Mark Falcone the sleek, graphic quality of this spectacular oceanfront residence bespeaks the finest representation of true modernism. Sited on a spectacular oceanfront lot on Balboa Peninsula Point this elegantly appointed home glistens with its tasteful use of glass, steel, and stone. Slab limestone stairs link the home’s three principle spaces. Open living, dining and kitchen areas afford a serene environ with a sleek palette of bleached English sycamore, French limestone, and softly polished ivory plaster walls. Two story Deco-influenced bay window frames the forever view to the sea and adjoins oceanfront dining terrace. Bathed in light the upstairs master suite and adjoining solarium sitting rm are luxurious and enveloping. Gleaming lacquer dressing area opens to wet room shower and soaking tub. Two spectacular guest suites afford privacy and indulgence with their use of sumptuous finish materials. Light-filled glass stairway descends to dramatic lower entertaining level replete w/large scale media room, office, gym and walk-in wine cellar with adjoining bar. 2000 sft roof top lounge w/ custom spa and endless views. A remarkable, forever home.”
- Bedrooms 4
- FULL BATHS 5
- PARTIAL BATHS 1
- SQ FT. 5,314 ACRES .074
- 2046 E Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92661
- Listing courtesy of Tara Shapiro, Sotheby’s International Realty