4242 Locust Avenue

  • Long Beach

  • $1,689,000
  • 3
  • 1F, 1T, 1H


Stunning single level English country manor, nestled in the coveted enclave of the Virginia Country Club. Expansive yet intimate, this home exudes old world charm with modern conveniences. Architectural details abound: exposed stone walls, hardwood floors, custom mahogany paneling, built-in cabinetry and custom mill-work, wainscoting, leaded and stained-glass windows. An entertainers dream: from the limestone/tile entry that leads to the dramatic formal living room with a beamed and vaulted wood ceiling and grand stone fireplace, the tour just begins. The den features a stone Normandy fireplace, vaulted ceilings, stained glass windows, mahogany paneled library area with a wood coffered ceiling, cushioned reading alcove, and a vintage wet bar. The hall, with its inlaid hard wood flooring and recessed lighting, leads to 2 guest rooms, modern bath and the stunning master suite with original French inspired floors. The master bath features tumbled marble tile, bathtub, separate shower and large walk in closet. The formal dining room features, leaded windows, parquet floors, wainscoting and crown molding. The elegantly remodeled kitchen boasts designer SS appliances, granite counters, and custom cabinetry, adjacent is a breakfast room with built in china cabinet and hutch. The grounds are abundant with towering trees and mature specimens. Flagstone walkways and patios and a crystalline pool and spa make this home a tranquil private oasis. A home of impeccable taste and luxury.
MLS #PW18206470
Full Baths1
Three Quarter Baths1
Half Baths1
Square Feet≈ 2,964
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
Listing BrokeragePacific Sotheby's International Realty
Listing AgentRobert Horby
Listing Agent BRE #01883679
FeaturesBar,Built-Ins,Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings,Ceiling Fan,Chair Railings,Coffered Ceiling(s),Copper Plumbing Full,Electronic Air Cleaner,Granite Counters,High Ceilings (9 Feet+),Recessed Lighting,Storage Space,Sump Pump,Unfurnished,Wet Bar,Wood Product Walls
AppliancesConvection Oven,Dishwasher,Electric Oven,Garbage Disposal,Gas Range,Gas Water Heater,Microwave,Range/Stove Hood,Refrigerator,Self Cleaning Oven,Trash Compactor,Vented Exhaust Fan,Warmer Oven Drawer,Water Heater Central,Water Line to Refrigerator
HeatingCentral Furnace,Forced Air,Natural Gas
FireplaceDen,Living Room,Gas
ParkingDriveway - Pavers,Driveway Level,Garage,Garage - Front Entry,Garage - Rear Entry,Garage - Single Door,Garage Door Opener,On Site,Street
Garage Spaces2
PatioCovered,Patio,Patio Open,Stone,Tile
PoolPrivate,Fenced,Filtered,Gunite,Heated,Heated with Gas,In Ground,Permits
SpaPrivate,Gunite,In Ground,Permits
Area6 - Bixby, Bixby Knolls, Los Cerritos
TractVirginia Country Club (VCC)
CommunityCurbs,Golf Course,Gutters,Street Lighting,Suburban
Address4242 Locust Avenue
CityLong Beach
CountyLos Angeles
DistrictLong Beach Unified
High SchoolPolytechnic


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