1205 Muirlands Dr

La Jolla CA, 92037


$2,301.94 per sqft


8 Beds

13 Baths

14,768 sqft


Built in 1929

Listed by Craig Lotzof with Compass 858-277-3325

Iconic | Historic | Enchanted are not enough to truly describe this incredible home ... The Muir Garden Estate is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to own the original home of H.J. Muir on 2.65 sprawling Ocean View Acres that were masterfully curated by Kate Sessions "The Mother of Balboa Park." Here are 26 reasons why absolutely must see this amazing estate considered "The Crown Jewel of La Jolla" 1) This Authentic Santa Barbara Estate was masterfully designed by Renowned Architect Edgar Ullich (Mills Act Designation) 2) Updated, expanded and modernized by the current owner and Island Architects 3) 2.65 Acres of enchanted gardens inspired by Balboa Park (Kate Sessions) 4) Panoramic Views of the Ocean and Coast 5) Resort inspired Private Salt Water Pool, Koi Pond, Spa and Cabana with full Kitchen and Bathroom 6) Regulation Tennis Court 7) Chef's Kitchen with all the modern amenities 8) Formal Sitting Room 9) Music Room and Study 10) Billard and Bar Lounge 11) Hollywood Style Theater 12) Game Room and Golf Simulator 13) Grand Formal Dining Room 14) Spacious Owners Suite with 2 Spa like Bathrooms and large walk in Closets. 15) Gym with Redwood Sauna 16) Large Bedrooms all ensuite 17) Charming Bunk Room for Kids sleepovers 18) Large Family Room 19) Multiple Verandas with Ocean Views and Vistas to your own "Park" 20) Two separate and spacious Guest Suites (2br/1 Ba) (1br/1Ba) 21) Amazing Mature Vegetation that millions of dollars could not replicate 22) 6 Car Garage 23) Gated Compound 24) Home Automation for Lighting and Audio 25) 10 Romantic Fireplaces .... 26) Two Laundry Rooms..... There are so many incredible details and facets regarding the luxurious and historical estate you will be remiss if you miss the opportunity to see and purchase this home.



June 7, 2024


July 14, 2024



1205 Muirlands Dr
La Jolla CA, 92037

Interior Features

Total Stories




Total Bathrooms


Full Bathrooms


Half Bathrooms


Interior Features

Beamed Ceilings, Wet Bar, Built-in Features, Balcony, Ceiling Fan(s), Ceramic Counters, Crown Molding, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Living Room Deck Attached, Multiple Staircases, Open Floorplan, Stone Counters, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Smart Home, Tile Counters, Bar, Bedroom on Main Level, Dressing Area, Entrance Foyer


6 Burner Stove, Built-In Range, Barbecue, Built-In, Convection Oven, Counter Top, Double Oven, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Electric Oven, Electric Range, Freezer, Gas Cooking, Disposal, Gas Range, Gas Water Heater, Indoor Grill, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Self Cleaning Oven

Laundry Description

Washer Hookup, Electric Dryer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup, Inside, Laundry Room, See Remarks, Upper Level

Floor Description

Carpet, Stone, Tile, Wood



Fireplace Description

Den, Dining Room, Family Room, Gas, Great Room, Kitchen, Library, Living Room, Masonry, Primary Bedroom, Outside, Wood Burning



Cooling Description

Central Air, Zoned



Heating Description

Forced Air, Fireplace(s), Natural Gas, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

2.65 Acres

Exterior Features

Fire Pit

Lot Features

Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinkler System

Architectual Style

Mediterranean, Other

Other Property Details

Area Name

92037 - La Jolla

Days on Market




Garage Spaces



Asphalt, Circular Driveway, Controlled Entrance, Door-Multi, Direct Access, Door-Single, Driveway, Electric Gate, Garage Faces Front, Garage, Golf Cart Garage, Garage Door Opener, Gated, Garage Faces Rear, Garage Faces Side

Parking Total




View Description

City Lights, Coastline, Neighborhood, Ocean, Panoramic, Trees/Woods, Water


San Diego

Water Source




Pool Features

Gas Heat, Heated, In Ground, Pool Cover, Permits, Private, See Remarks, Tile



Buyer Agency Compensation


Listing Contact: 858-277-3325 

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