Fronting the Strand north of the Hermosa Beach Pier, this pink-hued Italian villa captures the essence of coastal living on a grand scale.
The three-story home's extravagance begins at the entrance. Custom copper doors close with a vacuum seal upon entry; artful mosaic tile and ornate ceiling details add embellishment to a dramatic foyer. A spiral staircase and retractable 16-foot skylight provide access to a rooftop deck overlooking the coastline and sand.
Location: 2806 The Strand, Hermosa Beach, 90254
Asking price: $25 million
Year built: 2011
Architect: Edward Carson Beall
House size: 7,900 square feet, five bedrooms, five full bathrooms, five powder rooms
Lot size: 5,324 square feet
Features: Italian mosaic-tile floors; custom copper front doors; chef's kitchen with La Cornue range; formal living and dining room; great room with 800-gallon saltwater aquarium; themed wet bar; home theater/memorabilia room; ocean-facing balcony with built-in heaters; rotation skylight; rooftop deck
About the area: In May, 12 single-family homes sold in the 90254 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.79 million, according to CoreLogic. That was a 27.9% increase in price over May 2015.
Agents: Raju Chhabria and Rupesh Singh, (310) 698-4545, Shorewood Realtors