Views - Master on Main
10953 Explorer Rd. La Mesa, CA
$ 879,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#190045312
  • TypePending
  • CountySAN DIEGO
  • CityLa Mesa
  • AreaLa Mesa
  • NeighborhoodMt Helix
  • Zip91941
  • StyleRanch
  • Price$ 879,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2583
  • Lot Size0.83 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker West
Property Description

Mid-century Ranch reimagined for modern living! Indoor/Outdoor Lifestyle on flat .83 Ac.Originally Architect James Hurley’s prvt residence.$100k upgrades: LR’s Frameless Glass Wall blends into open-air lounge w/fireplace, bar, soaring ceiling. Entertain!Lush yd w/12 fruit trees, xeriscaped front. Chef's kitchen boasts Sub Zero Frig, 5 burner gas range + mod peninsula bar&stools.400sf bonus rm serves 2 BRs & BA separate wing from Office, Remodeled BD/BA,Lg private MstrSte. Detached Studio/+Ba & Boat/RV Pkg This sprawling Mt Helix mid-century ranch home has been modernized for a seamless Indoor/Outdoor San Diego lifestyle! An artistic combo of Soldier stacked block & slat wood fencing screens this level .83 acre property in privacy. This home was the personal residence of James E. Hurley, best known as architect of the Drew Ford Round House (of values) the iconic mid-century building and original home to Drew automobiles. The 2 car garage, carport, gated boat/ RV parking plus 8 car driveway allows for ALL of your (plus guests) vehicles! The level cement & stone pathway, surrounded by the beauty of native draught tolerant planting on water-wise drip irrigation, leads to a modern glass front door and formal entry. Upon entering, your eye sweeps across the open great room and through the living room’s frameless retracting wall of glass straight through to the huge open air lounge area (with ground to soaring ceiling outdoor fireplace, seating for all, dining area and bar) to the lush backyard with its rolling lawn, tropical plantings,12 fruit trees, additional lounge areas, and an adorable detached casita/studio w/bath. A View of nearby Hills adds to this is a quintessential entertainers paradise! If you ever return indoors, you’ll find the open layout hosts the spacious living room, a Peninsula bar & wine Frig added a hip dining area. The Chef's kitchen boasts Beautiful Cabinetry, Walk-in Pantry, Wood Match Paneled Over-Sized Sub Zero Refrigerator, Stainless Steel appliances: Bosch Dishwasher, 5 Burner Stove, Microwave and Oven! The flooring in most of the house is Montecito Hand-Scraped Maple Hardwood. The other is a combination of tiles. A new Sound Proofed Office, Guest Bedroom and Modern Bath were all remodeled this year! All Hollow Doors and Hardware were replaced with SOLID. There so much to mention!! Toto High end toilets are in all but casita bathrooms, Raingutters surround and protect the entire property and Skylights in kitchen & Master Bath allow natural light to stream in. A new Main electrical Panel and main line was installed for extra electrical capacity. In short …. Theres too much to say so just come on out and see for yourself! This one is extra special AMAZING!

Price History
8/14/2019 Listed $879,000

General Features

Community LA MESA
Neighborhood Mt Helix
Pets Allowed Y/N Yes
Price Per Sq Ft 340.3
Sale/rent For Sale
Senior Community Y/N N/K
Stories 1 Story
Terms Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Year Built 1964
Zoning R1

Interior Features

Bedroom 2 Dimensions 10x12
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 10x12
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 12x12
Cooling Attic Fan
Dining Room Dimensions 17x12
Equipment Dishwasher, Disposal, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Refrigerator, Shed(s), Washer, Water Filtration, Gas Oven, Gas Stove, Ice Maker, Range/Stove Hood, Recirculated Exhaust Fan, Self Cleaning Oven
Extra Room 1 Dimensions 6x12
Fireplace FP in Dining Room, Masonry, Outdoors
Flooring Tile, Wood
Full Baths 3
Heat Source Natural Gas
Heating Fireplace, Forced Air Unit
Kitchen Dimensions 14x12
Laundry Garage
Laundry Utilities Electric, Gas, Washer Hookup
Living Area 2583
Living Room Dimensions 20x16
Master Bedroom Dimensions 20x15
Number of Fireplaces 2
Optional Bedrooms 1
Sub-flooring Slab on Grade
Total Bedrooms 5
Walls Drywall
Water Heater Type Gas

Exterior Features

Covered Parking Attached, Garage Door Opener
Entry: 3+ Steps To Entry No
Exclusive Use Yard Yes
Exterior Wood/Stucco
Fencing Gate, Partial, Good Condition, Chain Link, Wood
Garage Spaces 2
Irrigation Automatic, Drip, Sprinklers
Lot Size Area .5 to 1 AC
Parking Non-garage Carport, Driveway
Parkng Non-garaged Spaces 6
Pool Y/N N/K
RV Parking Gated
Roof Concrete
Sewer Septic Installed
Topography Level
Total Parking 8
View Evening Lights, Mountains/Hills, City Lights
Water Source Meter on Property


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • 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 91941

AVG $690K
AVG 58
Year Built
AVG 1965
AVG 37
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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