House of the week: Scenic, tranquil, desirable


This private estate, dotted with Torrey Pines, sycamore and an array of fruit trees, occupies 1.22 acres with ocean views to Scripps Pier. The charming Baja-style casita has grown over the years with several additions. It includes vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, abundant storage, lots of hand-wrought ironwork and hand-carved wooden entry gates. It also features a sparkling pool and hot tub and a cozy detached guesthouse.

Located: 2810

Hidden Valley Road,

La Jolla

Price: $2.995 million

Contact: Irene Chandler, (858) 775-6782, and Jim Shultz, (858) 354-0000, Coldwell Banker, La Jolla;