Bring your toothbrush and enjoy the Southern California at its best! Located a block from the beach in the tony Lower Hermosa neighborhood, this authentic chateau built in 2000 has 6 bedrooms and 5 and a half baths plus a 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom guest house. The home sits on nearly .4 acre allowing you to live wonderfully outdoors as well as indoors. You'll fall in love with the all the custom details from the exposed beam ceilings to the hand-planked walnut flooring. The first floor hosts four bedrooms, laundry room, exercise room, living room, and family room. Bring your chef and enjoy the gourmet kitchen with French gas stove, expansive island with warming drawers. Share your toast and coffee in the naturally lit breakfast nook. Entertain guests in your formal dining room supported by a butler's pantry or al fresco on the large patio warmed by heat lamps and stone fireplace. Whether you would like to lounge, sip, swim, or play, enjoy approximately half an acre of yard with pool, spa, koi pond, and lawn. Back inside, enjoy cooler evenings in the upstairs great room fitted with gas fireplace and wet bar. Wake up to ocean views from the master bedroom suite whether nestled in bed or soaking in the tub. The upstairs office provides you the peace and privacy to get your day's task done. Last but not least, host guests in the storybook guest house with kitchenette and full bathroom situated on the far corner of the lot. Fully furnished, all your needs are met!