The John Arnholt Smith Hacienda, with its classic walled courtyard design, an olive orchard and an aviary, sits on what was once part of an early ranch. Handcrafted masonry, heavy timbers and wide corridors evoke the look of the California missions.
Location: 760 Via Miguel, La Habra Heights 90631
Asking price: $3 million
Year built: 1936
Architect: Cliff May
House size: Four bedrooms, five bathrooms, 4,664 square feet
Lot size: 2.4 acres
Features: Library/study, wine cellar, breakfast area, service entrance, detached four-car garage, lawn, gardens, patios, swimming pool, mountain, city and ocean views
About the area: Last year, 554 single-family homes sold in the 90631 ZIP Code at a median price of $425,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 15.3% price increase from 2012.
Agents: Crosby Doe, Crosby Doe Associates, (310) 275-2222, and Jan Fiore, Coldwell Banker, (562) 697-2241