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4 Beds 3 Baths OC24087489 MLS ACTIVE Status
Discover serenity in this hilltop retreat boasting breathtaking mountain vistas and the perfect blend of rural tranquility and urban convenience in Elfin Forest. Situated within the esteemed Rancho Santa Fe School District, this private oasis offers proximity to amenities without the constraints of HOA fees or Mello-Roos taxes. Nestled on 1.77 acres, this two-story residence is a gardener's paradise featuring beautiful landscaping, a full size pool with an outdoor shower, and 10 different types of fruit trees. Zoned for up to 50 horses, the property offers the potential for a personalized ranch or the addition of an ADU for multi-generational living. With easy access to over 784 acres of community trails and just 9 miles from the Pacific Ocean, the possibilities for outdoor adventure are endless. Conveniently located within minutes of the I-15 freeway and San Elijo Hills Town Center, this home provides accessibility to coastal and inland attractions alike. Embrace the ethos of Elfin Forest's "Keeping it Rural" motto while enjoying the surrounding open spaces and unique character of this unincorporated community. With a fully paid-for 11.725kW solar electric system, sustainable living is within reach. ****Racho Santa Fe School District-elementary and 4 high schools to choose from: Torrey Pines High School, San Dieguito Academy High School, La Costa Canyon High School, and Canyon Crest High School!!!!!!

20706 Elfin Forest Road, Escondido

240007474 MLS ACTIVE Status
Own a piece of paradise and live your dream on this one of a kind property in San Marcos! Just outside of San Elijo Hills, relax and unwind on 39.3 stunning acres offering a 4,400 square foot barn that could be permitted for an ADU. A natural watershed enhances the beauty and charm of this special property. Just 60 short days from full permits for a 4,500 single level home. The entire parcel has been legally surveyed and the property is determined to have up to 8 legal lots. Already boasting 2 addresses, 21050 and 29050 Questhaven Rd. Most of the groundwork has been done for you including new fencing around the lower road frontage and a new driveway in back of the property. Fire protection land clearing around the structure has been completed. The well has been serviced and is working at impressive 70 gallons per minute, with a new pump controller, a 2" line to back of property, and a 3" line to top of hill. The barn has a 200 amp AG meter. All lighting is LED. Smart switches are Lutron Decora and work with Alexa. A Sonos sound system with 2 external speakers and 1 inside speaker. Security system with cameras on all sides of the Barn. The septic plan is approved for barn and up to 4500 square foot house. Geotechnical survey and Percolation testing have been completed. Plenty of room for animals or toys. Own a piece of paradise and build your dream home or a dream compound for your family. The ultimate in country privacy yet city close.

20927 Questhaven Rd Unit #A, San Marcos

4 Beds 4 Baths NDP2401662 MLS SOLD Status
Character & charm meet modern day luxury & sophistication in this gorgeous equestrian estate in the exclusive Elfin Forest neighborhood with Rancho Santa Fe Schools. Nestled on 2.75 acres with pastoral and mountain views, this elegant single story home exudes Santa Barbara feelings with its architecture, coastal breezes, crank style windows and mature landscaping. A custom security gate leads you up the tree lined driveway to the house. The 3,819 square foot 4 bedroom, 4 full bath main home features impressive architectural elements including beautiful tile work, exposed wood beam ceilings, hardwood floors and fit & finish that evoke both beauty & quality. Formal living room with wood burning fireplace. Recent kitchen remodel is now a true chefs kitchen with all Viking appliances, 6 burner gas range, working island, quartz counters and 2 dishwashers. Open all the doors in the eating nook to allow the breeze to flow in and enjoy the expansive views. Now with an added family room there is plenty of space to entertain and host your family and friends. The large primary suite offers a gas fireplace for those cozy evenings, soaking tub, step in shower and french doors leading out to the pool and jacuzzi with solar heating. A junior en-suite features a newly remodeled bathroom with free standing tub and gorgeous dual head shower with french doors also leading out to the pool area. Rear en-suite is a nice hideaway with sitting area and private bath. 4th bedroom currently used as an office. Enjoy picturesque sunrises as you sip your coffee in the morning and gorgeous evening sunset

19964 Elfin Forest Lane, Escondido

3 Beds 3 Baths NDP2401968 MLS SOLD Status
Nestled on nearly 3 acres of picturesque land, this remarkable horse property offers an idyllic blend of country living and coastal proximity. Upon entering, you're greeted by high-end finishes and impeccable craftsmanship throughout. Every detail exudes quality and sophistication. The interior features granite and marble counters, travertine flooring, and Alder wood doors, creating an ambiance of timeless elegance. Entertainment is effortless with built-in media centers equipped with surround sound systems. French doors seamlessly connect indoor and outdoor living spaces, inviting you to enjoy the tranquil surroundings. For equestrian enthusiasts, the property offers a horse arena, a 3-stall barn with walk-outs, three fenced corrals, an enclosed area for goats and chickens, a covered wash rack, a tack room, and an enclosed hay and feed area. Connected directly to the nature trail system, it provides endless opportunities for exploration and adventure. Additional enhancements include solar panels for electricity and water, ensuring sustainability and cost-efficiency. Plans for an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) are ready to be submitted to the County for additional living qtrs. Exterior upgrades encompass beautifully landscaped grounds with lush foliage and mature avocado trees. From the built-in barbecue to the cozy outdoor fireplace, every feature enhances the allure of outdoor living. With its proximity to Rancho Santa Fe Schools, and a road connecting Elfin Forest to Rancho Santa Fe, this property offers both convenience and exclusivity. Whether you're seeking a private s

19925 Fortuna Del Este, Escondido

NDP2400452 MLS ACTIVE Status Elfin Forest BLDG.
WELCOME TO Seaview Summit! 20545 Aguilera Lane affords a buyer the unique opportunity to build their dream home on more than 9 acres of Ocean View Private and Peaceful Land. Rancho Santa Fe Schools & Panoramic Views of Ocean & Mountains, & Encinitas's Batiquitos Lagoon from this 9+acres lot. Build your dream & enjoy open space, peace & privacy & plenty of room for horses, Barns, Turnouts, Arenas, Groves & Vineyards. Gated & Private Paved Drive through Gentle Rolling Hills, Wide Open Spaces, Ideal Micro Climate. Water, Electric & Phone to the parcel + Approved Septic Plans. Environmental impact mitigation NOT required. NO HOA or Mello Roos. Near the 800 acre Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve, & the 230 acre of open space @ Sage Hill , the property backs up to the 640 acres of Questhaven Retreat which offers Miles of Hiking, Biking & Equestrian trails & all connect to a Regional Trail System. Minutes to Shopping, Restaurants, and convenient to all the freeways. FEATURES INCLUDE - Seasonal stream on property. Ocean sunset and mountain/hillside views that are unobstructed. Completely private property surrounded by nature preserve and quest haven. The two neighbors homes on Aguilera lane are not viewable from any buildable area on the property, ensuring complete privacy. CEQA signed off on building this lot. Phone, electric, and water are already at the property line. A recent Perk test was outstanding and Septic plans have already been approved by the county (2023). Detailed survey done by Leppert Engineering has been done of the entire area within the loop of Aguilera laneall

20545 Aguilera, Escondido

4 Beds 3 Baths NDP2308493 MLS SOLD Status
Enjoy privacy and nature from this beautiful, gated estate. Perched to capture sweeping vistas with approximately 40 acres of preserved land adjacent, and over 50 fruit trees on site. A resort-like pool, spa, and patio, with fireplace, bar, barbecue, and covered dining are an entertainers paradise! The flexible floor plan currently has three bedrooms, three baths, two dedicated offices (one of which could easily be 4th BR with ensuite bath), plus a bonus room. Enter from the motor court into a vaulted living room with a custom Kreiss fireplace, Italian porcelain floors, and a stunning wall of windows. The primary bedroom wing offers views, a fireplace, a spa bathroom with a soaking tub, shower, dual vanities, a walk-in closet, and a private walled garden sanctuary. A chefs kitchen offers a Viking range, Sub-Zero refrigerator, dual ovens, new dishwasher and microwave, pantry, and eat-in dining. The family room has a gas fireplace and French doors to both the pool area and a covered porch that runs the length of the home. A separate dining room, office, and bath complete the main wing. Another wing hosts two bedrooms, a bath, an office/mud room, and a large bonus room with built-ins and a wet bar. With multiple doors to the pool area, this home invites gathering and fun! This immaculately maintained home is single level but does have some interior steps. Upgrades include newer windows throughout, solar with two Tesla battery walls, electric car charger, two newer A/C units, security system, replaced pool pump, newer water heater, and solar assisted hot water, updated skylight

20148 Elfin Creek Trail, Escondido

5 Beds 4 Baths NDP2305437 MLS SOLD Status Elfin Forest BLDG.
Privacy paired with exquisite attention to detailwelcome home to 20858 Fortuna Del Sur, a classically charming, idyllic ranch style single level in the iconic community of Elfin Forest. Built in 1978 and set on a pastoral four-acre lot with views, this property has been impeccably maintained, manicured and cherished for the past 25+ years. Complete with a single-story semi-attached 1 bd/1ba ADU (separated from the main house by a 4-car garage and breezeway), large arena for horses, one pipe corral, two storage sheds, and bucolic south facing views. Through the front doors breathtaking unobstructed countryside and mountain views. Primary retreat, complete with cedar walk-in closet, beautifully updated primary bathroom with heated floors, walk-in shower, and soaking tub, primary bedroom with vaulted ceilings and sliding glass doors leading to the rear patio and yard. Through the living room a quintessential white farmhouse kitchen with updated stainless steel appliances. Large family room, laundry room, three bedrooms and two additional full bathrooms within approximately 3,675 sqft total. Oversized 4-car garage, and guest house, ideal for passive income or visits from family and friends; with kitchenette with new refrigerator, living room, fireplace, full bedroom and bathroom. Sprawling, fully usable approx. 174,240 sqft/4 acre yard with endless potential, meticulously cared-for walking paths, garden, and corrals. This property offers the remarkable option to choose between some of the most highly rated public schools in the country truly a once in a lifetime, forever and e

20858 Fortuna Del Sur, Escondido

6 Beds 8 Baths 220023295 MLS SOLD Status
DREAM HOME ALERT!!!! This is one of the nicest homes you will ever see. Enjoy the breathtaking top-of-the-world view of the majestic mountains, lush greens, and oceans from this fabulous private, custom hilltop estate residing on an almost 5 acre lot with a private drive! The impressive floor plan features a brilliant design and is remodeled throughout with the most advanced technology. Witness an array of outdoor living spaces offering an infinity saltwater pool and hilltop Jacuzzi, a view balcony with a 270-degree perspective from the master retreat, gym and yoga vistas, guest house, and outdoor kitchen. Experience the perfect combination of luxury living and nature at its best in this natural zen-like setting. Truly a haven for comfortable living, wellness, and relaxation. You can live off grid with your own well with a 10K Gallon holding tank, and a HUGE paid solar system. Are you a CAR collector? Enjoy this 7 car garage with an additional 6 spaces. Plus, plenty of room for your RV & BOAT. Other features include: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Fire Sprinklers, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Pool/Spa/Equipment, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Solar Panels, Washer, Water Filtration, 6 Burner Stove, Built In Range, Double Oven, Freezer, Gas & Electric Range, Gas Stove, Grill, Ice Maker, Range/Stove Hood, Warmer Oven Drawer, Barbecue, Gas Range, Built-In, Counter Top, Gas Cooking, a 500 Gallon Propane tank, and a 48 KW backup generator.

20877 Wild Willow Hollow Road, Escondido

4 Beds 4 Baths 220018791 MLS SOLD Status
Newly built in 2020, this gorgeously upgraded modern farmhouse located in Elfin Forest within the acclaimed Rancho Santa Fe School District, boasts 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, with an optional 5th bedroom. Fully fenced and gated 5.19 acre, 3631sf premiere equestrian property includes stylish finishes. An entertainer’s paradise with spectacular views, this total smart home features a light & bright feel. Enjoy an open concept living and dining area that is perfect for gatherings. A chef's kitchen complete with gorgeous granite countertops boasts a 6 burner professional Z-line range, big farmhouse sink, prep sink, two dishwashers, soft close drawers, built-in microwave, and counter depth fridge. Open up your three sliding glass doors and step out to your very own backyard oasis. Feel the cool ocean breeze and enjoy the sunset views over the rolling hills while you wind down by your heated saltwater pool and expansive fire pit. Retreat to your grand master en-suite complete with a huge shower that includes dual showerheads and a large two person tub. Upstairs you will find a bonus room with a 10ft projector screen, 3 bedrooms plus an optional 5th bedroom or office, two Jack and Jill bathrooms, and a huge second story viewing deck. This picture perfect horse property includes an 90ft x 55ft arena with premier footing, two fenced and covered horse pastures with plenty of room to add a barn or larger arena. Never get bored with arena riding because you can ride right off of your property with direct access to the Elfin Forest Preserve where you will find over 780 acres of trails.

20008 Elfin Forest Ln, Escondido

3 Beds 2 Baths 220015220 MLS SOLD Status
This stunning 12-acre mountain-top property with TWO homes is truly, one of a kind! With 360 degree views, a newly installed gate, and distant neighbors, this home is a secluded, private getaway, yet only 10-minutes to the nearest gas stations, grocery stores, and restaurants. This property boasts over 30+ citrus, avocado, and exotic fruit trees- all of which, are on an automated watering system so that you can indulge in the fruits of their labor, while minimizing yours. With a newly landscaped backyard, enjoy your morning coffee on the back patio with the hawks as they hover overhead, or wine in the evening with the great-horned owls as they perch themselves on the trees under the clear night sky. When you’re done adventuring outside, cozy up in this 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom house. The living room feels cabin-like yet modern with a wood burning stove and vaulted ceilings with exposed beams. The kitchen has granite counter tops and the views from the dining room showcase the beauty of Elfin Forrest Reserve (which is protected and will never be built on or developed). The upstairs bedroom was remodeled in 2020 and turned into the ultimate office space as well as the garage. A newly installed glass pane garage door allows you to peer into the West-facing views of the ocean and is the perfect “man cave,” gym, or usual garage. In addition to the upgrades, a full house re-model plan has been attached to the MLS. Other features include a 300 Sq Ft utility shed, barn for supplies, 220 volt RV hookup, access to hiking trails, and endless room for horses, or other structures, cont...

2925 Cordrey Drive, Escondido

3 Beds 2 Baths 210011941 MLS SOLD Status
Country living has never been better! Rural horse property set in the coastal North County and within the desirable Rancho Santa Fe School District. The single-level ranch home offers laid-back living over the generous 2.5-acre lot. Step inside to discover the white brick fireplace in the living room accentuated by plenty of natural light. Showcasing bay windows that overlook the pristine backyard with open views over the dining area for everyone to gather. A crisp kitchen comes equipped with white cabinetry, newer stainless steel appliances & granite countertops. Enter the master bedroom where sliding glass doors open up to the expansive view deck to relax and enjoy the coastal breezes. Another glass slider takes you from the family room to the pergola-shaded patio. The expansive outdoor area also offers a flagstone courtyard surrounded by avocado, orange & lemon fruit trees, making for an ideal space to entertain. For the horse lover in you, this property includes a stable with room for 6+ horses, extra pipe corral, a Nike Lightfoot arena with lighting, onsite storage sheds, and multiple tack and hay barns. Plus, you'll even own an internet satellite for barn cameras. Additional must-haves include a laundry room, plenty of space for RV & boat parking along with the attached two-car garage. You can even add an ADU for guest accommodation. This delightful abode has it all, so come treat yourself to peaceful rural yet Coastal-close living while it's still available!

7129 Circa De Media, Escondido

5 Beds 3 Baths NDP2100489 MLS SOLD Status
Rancho Santa Fe School - Gorgeous custom home in move in condition, on 2.4 acs w/sweeping Views of the Elfin Forest valley from every window, Giant, Flat, fenced back yard, Ocean breezes. Sunny, open floor plan Remodeled 2019, Gourmet kitchen, SS appliances,4 large beds+1 office+3bas+4car+RV parking. Property is contiguous to 231 acres of Open Space & abuts to a Regional Trail System that leads to thousands of acres of open space, ideal for hiking & riding your horses. Rancho Santa Fe Schools, no HOA/MelloRoos. Minutes to restaurants/shopping/freeways & the world class Palomar Hospital. https://youtu.be/1S3vineyxyM Rancho Santa Fe School / R. Roger Rowe K-8th. For the animal lover, there is plenty of room for animals, llamas, chickens, horses & an arena'. 60'round pen available, 100'x70' corral, stall & tack room on the side yard, with a separate driveway & not visible from the house San Dieguito High School District - your choice of 4 HS schools including Torrey Pines, La Costa Canyon, Canyon Crest or the San Dieguito Academy. https://youtu.be/1S3vineyxyM There is a secondary driveway and for the animal lover as it leads you to a chicken coop, corral, stall & tack room perfect for horses, alpacas, goats, sheep, and plenty of room for an arena and guest house. Property is already wired for a pool. NO HOA or MelloRoos. Elfin Forest is not Escondido. It is a small un-incorporated community of San Diego County with an Escondido zip code for mail delivery only.

20555 Fortuna Del Sur, Escondido

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