Luxury Live Auction! Bidding to start from $1, 995, 000! Where can you have beautiful open space this close to the ocean? On a cul-de-sac across from a 5 acre grassy meadow this beautiful home, in the gate-guarded community of Emerald Ridge, offers a taste of the relaxed Orange County lifestyle you've been looking for. Walk to the beach, relax by the pool or soak in the spa. Invite friends over for a BBQ & gather by the firepit. This over 3, 750 sqft residence has it all with 5-bedrooms, 4.5 baths, including the master suite & 2 bedrooms located on the main floor. Upstairs are 2 additional en-suite bedrooms, loft & a large office with ocean views. Remodeled kitchen including custom cherry cabinets with antique hardware, lighted glass cabinets, Viking stove, 48" fridge, Thermador dishwasher, pantry, island, wine fridge, copper sink, & range hood. Natural slate & hardwood flooring. New frosted glass closet doors, under stairway wine storage, handmade marble mosaics & stained glass features. Fireplace & courtyard fountain. New A/C unit in 2016 with dual zones. Oversized 3 car garage with excellent storage. 3 sets of french doors open out from the master suite & living room to the private, secluded backyard oasis. Just minutes to Dana Point Harbor, The Ritz Carlton, The Montage, Monarch Beach Resort, & Laguna Beach. Walk to Gelson's, Starbucks, CVS or one of the many fine dining establishments nearby. Come see all this outstanding French country inspired beach cottage has to offer.