"Designed and constructed in 1927 by renowned architect, Nathaniel Coleman, in the Italianate style, Castillo del Mar remains an unspoiled historical masterpiece 90 years later. Reminiscent of the Amalfi coast, the estate enjoys unobstructed, awe inspiring 180-degree ocean & coastline views. Comprised of 6 separate parcels totaling over Ã‚Â½ acre with a 2bd/2ba main house, one attached 2bd/1ba guest room, one 1bd/1ba attached guest room, as well as a detached studio/chauffeurs quarters accessed via Posetano Rd. Extraordinary features, to name a few, include solid oak peg & groove floors, magnificent leaded/stained glass windows, hand-carved hardwood doors, original art deco tiles, bow & truss ceilings, hand-burnished redwood beams & corbels and thick lathe & plaster walls. Formerly the estate of Hollywood director Roland West, Castillo del Mar is well known as the location where Thelma Todd, West's mistress and famed actress, died mysteriously in one of the lower garages."
* PRICE LOWERED - $6,000,000 TO $5,750,000