Discover the luxury of possibility to pursue a passion and the freedom to be inspired set on 78+ acres (2 parcels) of coastal land. This gated estate was designed as the ultimate private retreat located in the romantic resort destination of Cambria. The estate lies at the heart of the pristine central coast. Security, privacy, and ease of access are combined in this well-located estate. The nearest neighbors are state beaches and parks, and large holdings. The estate’s acreage is in open pasture, Monterey pine forest, olive groves, and pinot noir vineyard setting. Principal structures of the property include the main residence, manager’s residence, reception, office, guest house, and staff apartments, and two show garages/event spaces for a total of 32,500 square feet with 12 bedrooms and 16 baths. The interior of the estate’s main residence is gracious and welcoming with old world craftsmanship. The Great Hall opens to the vineyard view terrace. The Onyx Bar is a focal point for guests convenient to the fully equipped professional kitchen. The family room is a comfortable, centrally located, gathering place opening to its own terrace. The serene sanctuary of the master suite offers luxury amenities. Each guest suite has a private bath with steam showers. The West Wing leads to the home office, theater room, and a self-contained guest suite. This is an estate designed for entertaining from a private wine tasting for two to grand scale gala events. The event halls can also be utilized as flexible spaces for a car collection. More than 60 vehicles can be housed in the estate showrooms. The conveniences of Cambria are less than two miles away. Airports and marinas are also nearby. A helipad on the property adds to the transportation options. Long a magnet for artists, musicians, and writers. Cambria is a favorite beach destination for visitors and a nurturing natural haven for her lucky residents. The Central Coast lifestyle has attracted the attention of the national press appearing in many recent “Best of” lists. The property lies along the edge of Highway 1, the Pacific Coast Highway, which has no peer. Its most scenic part begins where the estate’s driveway ends, turn north and drive the legendary Big Sur coast. The real value of luxury is not the possessions themselves, but the experiences they make possible. We welcome you to encounter the priceless beauty of what’s here, in this place, like no other.

Listing Agent:Leslie Dougherty

Offered By:Central Coast Sotheby’s International Realty

Date Added: 8/18/23 at 5:00 am
Last Update: 9/7/23 at 7:45 pm


  • GeneralBuilt-in Features, Balcony, Crown Molding, Furnished, High Ceilings, Pantry, Stone Counters, Bar, All Bedrooms Down, Dressing Area, Main Level Master, Wine Cellar, Workshop
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Disposal, Gas Oven, Gas Range, Microwave, Refrigerator
  • LaundryLaundry Room
  • FlooringStone
  • A/Ctrue, Central Air, Zoned
  • Heatingtrue, Forced Air, Fireplace(s), Zoned
  • FireplaceDen, Family Room, Gas, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Outside, Fireplace
  • Half Baths3


  • GeneralNone
  • StyleCustom
  • PoolNone
  • ParkingCircular Driveway, Direct Access, Driveway, Garage, Pull-through, RV Hook- Ups, RV Access/ Parking, Garage Faces Side, Parking spaces: 67


  • RoofingConcrete, Mixed, Tile
  • WindowsCustom Covering(s)
  • GeneralFrame, Stucco, 1, Slab


  • Road/AccessHighway
  • HOA Amenities0.0
  • Originating MLSCRMLS
  • School DistrictCoast Unified
  • CountySan Luis Obispo


  • ZoningRL, 013081052
  • ViewMountain(s), Neighborhood, Ocean, Pasture, Vineyard, Trees/ Woods, View
  • FencingChain Link, Wrought Iron, Wire


  • UtilitiesElectricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Water Connected
  • WaterPublic, Well
  • SewerSeptic Tank


  • SourceCRMLS, CRMLS
  • ExclusionsPersonal Property of some art collections and furniture pieces


  • DistrictCoast Unified School District

Listing History

  • 09/01/2023$30,000,000 @ $2,459 per ft²
  • 09/01/2023Active
  • 07/30/2022Off Market
  • 01/21/2022Off Market
  • 12/28/2021$40,000,000 @ $3,279 per ft²
  • 12/28/2021Active
  • 12/28/2021$40,000,000 @ $3,279 per ft²
  • 12/28/2021Active
  • 02/22/2020Off Market
  • 03/17/2019Off Market
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