29060 Cliffside Drive, Malibu, CA, 90265
A blufftop masterpiece, this Point Dume mid-century modern estate commands spectacular ocean and Catalina Island views from the area’s most desirable street. With gorgeous sight lines and extensive use of hardwoods and glass, the open-plan living areas flow seamlessly to beautifully manicured grounds for luxurious living and majestic entertaining. A celebrity pedigree, exceptional privacy, dual owner’s suites, media room, infinity pool, and stairs to the sandy beach distinguish this remarkable property.
The gated entry opens to a beautifully landscaped drive complete with sports court and a charming dining patio. The large pivoting front door opens onto a flagstone-floor landing that steps down to a magnificent great room comprising living, dining, and kitchen areas with stunning views out to the pool, patio, and ocean. With gently sloped beamed ceilings, skylights, hardwood floors, and walls of glass flanking two sides, the living area features a dramatic stone and metal fireplace wall, sleek contemporary cabinetry, and views that are shared by the huge open dining area and the adjacent kitchen. The kitchen, up two steps from the living area, has heated flagstone floors, an island, bar seating, top-quality appliances, a desk area, extensive storage, a butler’s pantry, and an enormous built-in breakfast/dining nook with a beautiful table, upholstered seating, and wraparound windows that open to the pool deck just outside.
Off the living area, at the front of the house, is a spacious media room complete with with beverage and wine coolers and built-in cabinets. Doors from this room open to the scenic front patio. Another hallway steps down to a bedroom wing where the three bedrooms include the main-floor owner’s suite. This lovely ocean-view retreat has a curved wall with many windows and wide glass doors opening onto a relaxing patio area that looks toward the views and the pool deck. There are generous built-ins, dual closets, and a lavish spa-style bath with heated floors. Across the main living area, off the kitchen, is an additional ocean-view bedroom and bathroom.
On the home’s upper floor is a spacious ocean-view deck with ample room for dining and lounging and two en-suite bedrooms, including the second owner’s suite. This room has a built-in desk, a luxurious bath, and doors to a private balcony that overlooks the pool, yard, and spectacular vistas of the ocean, islands, and sparkling Queen’s Necklace.
The extraordinary backyard is terraced and meticulously landscaped to take full advantage of the property’s views, privacy, and multiple options for intimate and expansive entertaining. Arrayed around the pool and central patio and multi-level deck, there are separate areas for al fresco dining, an outdoor living room, barbecue center, firepit with built-in seating, lawns, and inviting places for whale watching, stargazing, and taking in the gorgeous white water views. There is an outdoor shower and a gated stairway to the wide, sandy beach at Dume Cove.
Designed for tranquil relaxation and gracious entertaining, this architectural estate is a peaceful sanctuary on one of Southern California’s most desirable stretches of shoreline.