Views - Master on Main
188 Merrill Place Costa Mesa, CA
$ 2,199,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#OC20262257
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyORANGE
  • CityCosta Mesa
  • AreaEast Costa Mesa
  • NeighborhoodOther
  • Zip92627
  • StyleCraftsman,Custom
  • Price$ 2,199,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2598
  • Lot Size7,405 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Danny Murphy with First Team Real Estate.
Data Source:
Property Description

A true trophy property in Eastside Costa Mesa, adjacent to Upper Newport Beach Back Bay, featuring 2 recently remodeled, DETACHED, craftsman style homes w/ many options including live in the front house & rent out the back house. The FRONT HOUSE has 3 bedrooms, an office & 2 ½ baths. Both homes are modern w/ designer touches. The kitchen has granite counters, stainless appliances, mahogany cabinets, & dual paned Milgard windows. There is a cozy fireplace & audio/visual wiring for the house. The master offers a spa-like bath w/ double vanity & a bedroom level laundry room. Enjoy warm summer nights & ocean breezes from the covered patio/California room w/side windows, surround sound overlooking a private lush backyard w/ fruit trees & offers a 1 car attached garage. The BACK HOUSE has 2 bedrooms, 1 bath & shares the same detail & excellent finishes & is detached from the Front house. This unit has been a high demand rental, but could be a perfect guest house. There is an office nook, AV wiring throughout & laundry inside. Relax or entertain in the side & backyard w/ lush landscaping & charm. There is a 2 car detached garage w/ separate office/workout/kid room, & a long driveway w/ space for an RV, boat or multiple cars. Close to Upper Newport Back Bay w/ walking & biking trails/other So Cal outdoor activities. Centrally located to world class beaches, fine dining/entertainment. Easy access to John Wayne airport, the 55, 405, PCH & toll roads. This is a ONE OF A KIND property!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Kaiser Elementary School Horace Ensign Middle School Newport Harbor High School
Price History
2/2/2021 Listed $2,199,000

General Features

Accessibility See Remarks, Accessible Doors
Appliances Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Gas Cooktop, Disposal, Gas Oven, Gas Range, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Water To Refrigerator, Water Heater, Dryer, Washer
Architectural Style Craftsman, Custom, Other
Community Features Curbs, Storm Drain(s), Street Lights, Suburban, Sidewalks
Construction Materials Drywall, Glass, Concrete, Stucco, Vinyl Siding, Copper Plumbing
Cooling Central Air
Electric Electricity - On Property, 220 Volts For Spa
Elementary School Kaiser
Exterior Features Lighting
Flooring Bamboo, Laminate, Stone
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central, Forced Air, Fireplace(s), Natural Gas, See Remarks
High School Newport Harbor
High School District Newport Mesa Unified
Interior Features Ceiling Fan(s), Cathedral Ceiling(s), Furnished, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Unfurnished, Wired for Data, Wired for Sound, All Bedrooms Up
Levels Two
MLS Area C5 - East Costa Mesa
Middle/Junior High School Horace Ensign
Open Parking Spaces 6
Other Structures Second Garage, Guest House
Parking Features Boat, Concrete, Door-Multi, Driveway Level, Driveway, Garage Faces Front, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Oversized, RV Potential, RV Access/Parking, See Remarks, Tandem, Uncovered
Patio/Porch Features Concrete, Covered, Enclosed, Front Porch, Patio, See Remarks
Pool Features None
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Updated/Remodeled
Roof Composition, Shingle, See Remarks
Rooms Kitchen, Bathroom, Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, MasterOnMain, Master Bedroom, Living Room, Laundry, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom, Bedroom
Security Features Security System, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Smoke Detector(s)
Sewer Sewer Tap Paid
Spa Features None
Structure Type House
Subdivision Name Other (OTHR)
Terms Cash, Cash to New Loan, Conventional, FHA, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, VA Loan
Total Units 2
Utilities Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, See Remarks, Water Connected
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Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Common Walls No Common Walls
Fireplace Features Gas, Living Room, See Remarks
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heating Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Washer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup, Inside, Laundry Closet, Laundry Room, See Remarks, Upper Level
Living Area 2598
Main Level Bathrooms 2
Main Level Bedrooms 2
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Window Features Custom Covering(s), Double Pane Windows, Drapes, Roller Shields, Screens, Skylight(s)

Exterior Features

Door Features Mirrored Closet Door(s), Sliding Doors
Fencing Block, Excellent Condition, See Remarks, Vinyl, Wood
Foundation Details Block, Slab, See Remarks
Lot Features Drip Irrigation/Bubblers, Front Yard, Garden, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Lawn, Level, Near Public Transit, Paved, Sprinklers Timer, Sprinklers On Side, Sprinkler System, Street Level
Lot Size Acres 0.17
Lot Size Area 7405
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 7405
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Road Frontage Type City Street
Road Surface Type Maintained, Paved
Total Parking 9
View Y/N Yes
Water Source Public, See Remarks

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Family Room
Living Room
Master Bathroom
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 92627

AVG $1.76M
AVG 91
Year Built
AVG 1989
AVG 70
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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