Home of the Week: Stunning Chateau in Newport Coast

Perched high atop the hills of Newport Beach, lies the exclusive enclave of Newport Coast. Known for its European inspired majestic estates and coastal charm, this affluent community is home to many professional athletes, celebrities, and high-powered executives. First developed in the 1990s, many of the homes feature ocean, harbor, and city light views. Just a stone’s throw away from the prestigious Pelican Hill Resort, Fashion Island’s world-class shopping, and the beautiful beaches of Crystal Cove, Newport Coast offers some of the most desired luxury real estate by seamlessly blending the outdoor lifestyle and the finer things in life.CBIO_MG_5890-NEWA modern interpretation of the French chateau style, this elegant estate achieves a harmonious balance of extravagance and easy living. Situated on a nearly 30,000 square foot panoramic ocean view lot on a private, single loaded cul-de-sac drive, the home’s distinctive design and artisan crafted details combine to create a rich ambiance full of warmth and character.

Soaring 30-foot ceilings, expansive rooms, sculpted archways, large carved fireplaces, decorative plaster moldings, exquisite stonework and spectacular chandeliers contribute to the grandeur of this magnificent home.WEB_MG_5859rt-NEWCBIO_MG_5673-NEWThe marvelous chef’s kitchen eludes country chic with decadent finishes, rich wood tones, opulent moldings and charming pendant lighting. This kitchen is just beckoning for a family-style dinner.CBIO_MG_5880-NEWThis master suite will make you think you’re staying in a luxury hotel along the Seine. Styled to resemble a Parisian chateau, the window coverings, chandeliers, and period pieces add to the romantic setting. The French doors lead to a private balcony overlooking the grounds.CBIO_MG_5906-NEW CBIO_MG_5913(NEW)Beyond the home itself lies an expansive outdoor living space complete with stunning pool & spa, pergola covering a private dinning area, fire pit with seating, and beautiful loggias throughout. While you may not have a view of the Eiffel Tower, you will certainly get swept away by these panoramic ocean views.


5 Pelicans Drive is offered at $24,999,000 by Mary Ellen Weglarz & Bob Weglarz of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Newport Beach.