440 W San Antonio

Welcome to 440 West San Antonio Drive, a quintessential example of Spanish style living. This one-of-a-kind property is located on a charming, tree lined street in the highly sought-after neighborhood of Los Cerritos. On the market for only the 3rd time in over 100 years, this 1921 home exudes pride of ownership. The expansive front yard greets you with mature landscaping and an authentic Spanish façade. Once inside the home you will find the spacious living room accentuated by a fireplace and 3 beautifully crafted arched doors leading to the covered side porch. On the opposite side of the living room is the entrance to the master bedroom retreat. Built in 2005, this master bedroom and ensuite bathroom has a huge soaking tub and flows seamlessly with the original home’s design. Relax inside this bedroom with the fireplace or step out the sliding door to the serene and private deck that was designed around a mature oak tree. The dining room located in the heart of the home, is perfectly situated for hosting gatherings and family meals. Off the dining room is the kitchen that boasts original features that have been lovingly cared for since the 1920’s. At the back of the home is a sunroom that is highlighted by hand-crafted ceramic tiled flooring, which matches the front entrance of the home, as well as a large skylight and a slider door leading to the back patio. Off the dining room is a hallway leading to two oversized bedrooms and the second full bathroom. Once outside the home you will appreciate the privacy provided by high fences and fully grown landscaping that are found throughout the oversized lot that is just shy of 9,500 square feet. You will also find a detached guest house which was built in the 1930’s and matches the exterior style of the front house. With a ¾ bathroom and 300 square feet of living area, this space gives tremendous ADU and rental potential. Or leave it is as-is and enjoy a secluded office space, in-law suite, or an additional family room. Other features of this home include refinished hardwood floors, updated carpet, copper plumbing, a large storage shed located in the alley, and a basement with side yard access allowing for additional storage. The Los Cerritos neighborhood houses the Virginia Country Club, has highly rated schools, is nearby freeways and MetroRail access, and close to the lively restaurants and shopping of Bixby Knolls

Offered at $1,380,000

440 W San Antonio, Long Beach 90807
3 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
2,324 sq ft
9,483 lot
Guest House