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188 Merrill Place
Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Beds: 5
Baths: 3 | 1
Sq. Ft.: 2,598
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #OC20262257
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!
Property Features
Location Information
County: Orange
Builder Tract Code: Other (OTHR)
MLS Area: East Costa Mesa
Community: Curbs, Sidewalks, Storm Drains, Street Lights, Suburban
Latitude: 33.64809300
Longitude: -117.90693500
Directions: 22nd St to Orange and Turn Right to Merrill and Turn Right Cross Streets: 22nd & Orange
Interior Features
Common Walls: No Common Walls
Windows/Doors Description: Doors: Mirror Closet Door(s), Sliding Doors, Window
Rooms: All Bedrooms Down, All Bedrooms Up, Family Room, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Main Floor Bedroom, Main Floor Master Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Master Bedroom, Master Suite, Office, See Remarks, Utility Room, Walk-In Closet
Interior: Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Copper Plumbing Full, Furnished, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Unfurnished, Wired for Data, Wired for Sound
Full Baths: 3
1/2 Baths: 1
Spa: None
Has Family Room: Yes
Eating Area: Area, Breakfast Counter / Bar, In Family Room, See Remarks
Has Fireplace: Yes
Fireplace Description: Living Room, Gas, See Remarks
Heating: Central, Forced Air, Natural Gas, Fireplace(s), See Remarks
Cooling: Central Air
Floors: Bamboo, Laminate, See Remarks, Stone
Laundry: Dryer Included, Gas Dryer Hookup, In Closet, Individual Room, Inside, Upper Level, See Remarks, Washer Hookup, Washer Included
Appliances: Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Oven, Gas Range, Gas Cooktop, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Water Heater, Water Line to Refrigerator
Accessibility: Doors - Swing In, See Remarks
Exterior Features
Style: Craftsman, Custom Built, See Remarks
Stories: Two
Is New Construction: No
Construction: Concrete, Drywall Walls, Glass, Stucco, Vinyl Siding
Exterior: Lighting
Foundation: Block, See Remarks, Slab
Roof: Composition, See Remarks, Shingle
Water Source: Public, See Remarks
Septic or Sewer: Sewer Paid
Utilities: Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, See Remarks, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Security Features: Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Security System, Smoke
Parking Description: Boat, Driveway, Concrete, Driveway Level, Garage, Garage Faces Front, Garage - Two Door, Garage Door Opener, Oversized, RV Access/Parking
Has Garage: Yes
Garage Spaces: 3
Parking Spaces: 9
Has Sprinklers: Yes
Fencing: Block, Excellent Condition, See Remarks, Vinyl, Wood
Patio / Deck Description: Concrete, Covered, Enclosed, Patio, Front Porch, See Remarks
Has a Pool: No
Pool Description: None
Other Structures: Guest House Detached, Second Garage, Second Garage Detached
Lot Description: Front Yard, Garden, Lawn, Level with Street, Level, Near Public Transit, Paved, Sprinkler System, Sprinklers Drip System, Sprinklers In F
Lot Size in Acres: 0.17
Approximate Size (Sq. Ft.): 2, 598
Lot Size in Sq. Ft.: 7, 405
Condition: Turnkey, Updated/Remodeled
Has View: Yes
View Description: Neighborhood, See Remarks
School District: Newport Mesa Unified
Elementary School: KAISER
Jr. High School: HORENS
High School: NEWHAR
Additional Information
Property Condition: Turnkey, Updated/Remodeled
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 2012
APN: 42613214
Status: Active
Is Aged Restricted: No
HOA Fee: 0
Lot Square Feet Source: Assessor
List Date: 2021-02-01 00:00:00.0
Days on Market: 23

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This listing is courtesy of: Danny Murphy First Team Real Estate - CA BRE # shown above if in IDX data
Based on information from California Regional MLS as of 2021. All data, including all measurements and calculations of area, is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MLS. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information