Original design details preserved in this gated Spanish Revival home include the owners' crests and emblems, hand-painted in the early 1940s, and the ceramic tiles of the fireplace. Among updates, the living room includes three plasma-screen televisions hidden behind canvases depicting bullfighting.
Location: 1284 Temple Hills, Laguna Beach 92651
Asking price: $5.995 million
Year built: 1940
House size: Four bedrooms, five bathrooms, 4,855 square feet
Lot size: 0.4 acre
Features: Media room with 10-foot screen, open-beam ceilings, wall murals, office/den, exercise studio, dual walk-in closets in the master suite, copper hammered tub, touch-pad entertainment and security system, multiuse sport court, swimming pool, live-in carriage house atop the three-car garage, motor court for additional parking, ocean and coastline views, olive trees, flagstone walkways, lawn
About the area: Last year, 430 single-family homes sold in the 92651 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.273 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 9.7% price increase from 2011.
Agents: Michael Gosselin, (949) 874-9293, and Frank Hufnagel, (949) 444-8718, Surterre Properties