1 Capistrano by the Sea

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1 Capistrano by the Sea (The Dolph House) 1914 Mills Act: Yes Blanche Dolph, an anthracite coal heiress and early south Orange County coast land investor, commissioned the Los Angeles architectural firm of Walker and Vawter to design this home for an undeveloped bluff with vistas in all directions, located above the community of San Juan-by-the-Sea. Featured as the signature home of our 2005 Home Tour, “Puttin’ on the Ritz”,...

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35101 Camino Capistrano

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35101 Camino Capistrano (The Doheny House) 1928 Doheny The Doheny House main house was also known as Palisades House # 1 since it was the first home of Edward “Ned” Doheny Jr.’s development and it was a gathering place for the Doheny family and guests. An especially distinctive one-story Spanish Colonial Revival house commissioned by Ned Doheny and, by all indications, designed by his staff architect, Roy C.Kelley, it is an...

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33762 Chula Vista Avenue

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1928, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes Featured on the Dana Point Historical Society’s 2006 Home Tour, “A Step Back in Time”, the beautiful front garden shows how much the owners treasure the charm and character of their Woodruff home. This original 1928 Woodruff Historic Spanish Colonial Revival home is built in an irregular rectangle plan with the original low pitch, random set, red clay barrel tile, stepped gable roof visible from...

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33857 Violet Lantern

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33857 Violet Lantern 1929, Woodruff Mills Act: Yes This two-story Spanish colonial Revival home sits at the top of an above grade triangular lot between Violet Lantern and Robles Drive, at street grade on the Violet Lantern side and above grade on the Robles side. The building is a triplex and each apartment is entered through a doorway located on a separate level of the building. An entrance is under an arched porch with a balcony above on the...

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26805 Calle Real

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26805 Calle Real 1929, Doheny This home is currently for sale: http://www.teamcarterrealestate.com This historic home has been in the Carter family since 1960 and was a witness to the early Doheny history of Capistrano Beach. The home was previously owned by well known local artist Louise Leyden who entrusted the Carters with the building plans and blueprints of this and other Doheny homes. Louise had stored the plans over 30 years after her...

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34162 Camino El Molino

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Address: 34162 Camino El Molino Date Built: 1929 Builder/Developer: Doheny Mills Act: Yes The first photo depicts how this charming home appeared when featured on the Dana Point Historical Society Inaugural Home Tour in 2000 and the second photo as it appeared on the 2007 Home Tour, after an extensive restoration and expansion by the Howards who sold the home to the current owners. The house was originally built as a Spanish Colonial Revival...

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