Old World elegance near Village

From the moment you enter the grand foyer of this house, you will be transported to an Italian estate, with its 20-foot ceiling, sweeping staircase and spectacular custom chandelier.

This five-bedroom, six-bath home offers a gourmet kitchen with ocean views, large family room, formal living and dining rooms, theater/media room and a luxurious private master suite with “his and her baths,” a fireplace and an ocean-view balcony. Sweeping views of La Jolla Cove and the north shore from two large balconies affords outdoor living at its finest. The home feels of sophistication and quality throughout, with hardwood floors, crown molding and faux painting. There’s also a large yard with room for a pool, a three-car garage and lots of storage.

Located: 7812 Sierra Mar, La Jolla

Price: $3.9 million to $4,445,876

Contact: Rob Insinger, (858) 551-3306, or Jeri Hein, (858) 551-3307, Prudential California,