12 Beds
11 Baths
8,065 SqFt
0.57 Acre Lot
24,829 Sqft Lot

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$27,000,000 – 2529 S Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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Courtesy of Compass, Azita Sadeghi.


Nestled into the Laguna coastline is a hidden grandeur unlike any other, spanning 120 feet of private ocean from estate. This magnificent historic seaside estate was built in 1918-1921 by internationally renowned, Frank A. Miller, developer of the Mission Inn in Riverside, California and a leading figure in promoting Mission and Mediterranean influenced architecture in Southern California. Miller brought the same architect, crews and artistic ideas that he had used on the Mission Inn in Riverside to Laguna Beach to built “Mariona” for his second wife Marion and is one of the most spectacular estates built in America on the ocean front of Laguna Beach, California. Known as the “Castle by the Sea” among the Hollywood Elite. The exterior is adorned with red-tiled roofs, stone towers and ornamental chimneys and consists of a main residence with 5 bedrooms, 4 private villas and 2 attached guests rooms. Totaling 12 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms with breathtaking ocean views from every room. Private parking and motor court to park 16 plus cars. The historic Masterpiece hosted many notable visitors such as The Duke of Alba from Spain who was a close friend of Douglas Fairbanks, the famous philosopher and poet Henry Van Dyke, Betty Davis and many more. Smart home technology, security system, WiFi, electronic gate and automated lighting. E rated in the national Historic registry and approved for the Mills Act property tax advantage.

Property Details and Features


  • 16 spaces
  • 4 carport spaces
  • 8 uncovered spaces
  • Carport
  • Detached Carport
  • Driveway

Appliances and Equipment

  • 6 Burner Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Oven
  • Disposal


  • 11 total bathrooms
  • 11 full bathrooms
  • 2 bathrooms on main level


  • 12 bedrooms
  • 1 bedroom on main level


  • 8065.00 living sqft
  • Common walls: No Common Walls
  • Levels: Two
  • Built in 1921
  • Entry location: Ground Level With Steps


  • 7 units in community
  • Storm Drains
  • Street Lights


  • Family Room
  • Living Room
  • Master Retreat
  • Wood Burning
  • Great Room


  • 4 garage spaces
  • Attached garage


  • Waterfront features: Beach Access,Beach Front,Ocean Front,Ocean Side Of Highway 1
  • Water source: Public


  • Central
  • Forced Air
  • Electric

Interior Features

  • Beamed Ceilings
  • Cathedral Ceiling(s)


  • Common Area


  • Source: California Regional MLS
  • 3347.80 per sqft
  • 128 days on market


  • MLS area: LV – Laguna Village
  • County: Orange
  • Subdivision: The Village (VIL)
  • Subdivision (other): The Village (VIL)


  • Bluff
  • Garden
  • Landscaped
  • Lot 20000-39999 Sqft
  • Sprinkler System
  • 0.57 acres
  • 24,829 sqft


  • Guest House
  • Guest House Attached
  • Shed(s)
  • Catalina
  • Coastline
  • Ocean
  • White Water


  • Clay


  • Middle school: LAGUNA
  • High school: LAGBEA
  • High school district: Laguna Beach Unified

Security System

  • Automatic Gate
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
  • Fire and Smoke Detection System
  • Gated Community


  • Public Sewer


  • Sewer Available
  • Sewer Connected

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