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Melody Smith & Associates - Nellie Gail Ranch's #1 Realtor, Year after Year

25342 Derbyhill Drive Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Sold Price $6,500,000
List Price $6,480,000
8 beds
8 baths
8,800 sq ft

Property listed by Anvil Real Estate, Melody Smith. IDX Contact: 949-449-2770

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Melody Smith

Melody Smith

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DRE# 01719799

Property Description

Ideally situated on a quiet cul-de-sac, this exceptional view, custom-built, French chateau inspired, Nellie Gail Ranch estate combines luxury and elegance with attention to detail and designer touches throughout! This home offers eight bedrooms and nine bathrooms, including 2 bedrooms on the lower level and a fully independent attached guest residence with private entrance, kitchen, and bath. The gracious open floorplan boasts a splendid foyer which leads to large living room, dining, office & gourmet kitchen that opens to an inviting great room. Designed for entertaining, the great room features a large bar area with plenty of seating, bi-fold windows that open to the backyard and a walk-in temperature-controlled wine cellar. The gourmet kitchen is anchored by an expansive center island with satin finished granite, dual fridges, ovens, dishwashers, and sinks, plus a built-in countertop steamer and walk-in pantry. On the second floor you will find the luxurious primary suite, with retreat area with fireplace. The extravagant primary bathroom is highlighted by a steam room, sauna, relaxing soaking tub with endless views, 2 separate water closets and 2 designed walk-in closets. The game/bonus room is perfect for playing pool, watching a movie, or enjoying the sunsets in the evening. The backyard offers a multitude of entertaining areas, large saltwater pool, and spa, covered patio with fireplace, fire-pit, an exterior bathroom with storage lockers (perfect for pool guests), and a heated loggia with exterior shower. Additional amenities include gated motor court, 4 car garage with electric car chargers, whole-house audio, 80+ panel paid solar system and meticulously designed and maintained grounds.

Property Details & Features

Property Type

  • Single Family Residence

Year Built

  • 2008


  • Saddleback Valley Unified

Appliances and Equipment

  • 6 Burner Stove
  • Barbecue
  • Double Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Water Softener
  • Water Purifier


  • 2 half bathrooms
  • 2 3-quarter bathrooms
  • 5 full bathrooms
  • 9 total bathrooms
  • 3 bathrooms on main level


  • 8 total bedrooms
  • 2 bedrooms on main level


  • Built in 2008
  • Stories: 2
  • 8,800 sqft living area
  • No Common Walls
  • Copper Plumbing
  • Two
  • Covered
  • House


  • Curbs
  • Gutter(s)
  • Horse Trails
  • Park
  • Street Lights
  • Suburban


  • Central Air
  • Zoned


  • Family Room
  • Living Room
  • Master Bedroom
  • Outside


  • Attached garage
  • 4 garage spaces

Home Owner’s Association

  • Fee: $122
  • Fee Frequency: Monthly
  • Clubhouse
  • Horse Trails
  • Pickleball
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)

Interior Features

  • Balcony
  • Central Vacuum
  • High Ceilings
  • Multiple Staircases
  • Pantry
  • Bar
  • Bedroom on Main Level
  • Instant Hot Water
  • Walk-In Pantry
  • Wine Cellar


  • Inside
  • Laundry Room


  • Listing ID: OC22058829
  • Property Subtype: Single Family Residence
  • 42 days on market
  • Listed on 2022-03-30


  • County: Orange
  • Subdivision: Nellie Gail (NG)


  • 28488 sqft
  • 0.654 acres
  • Area: 28488
  • Cul-De-Sac
  • Horse Property


  • 4 total parking spaces
  • Direct Access
  • Electric Gate
  • Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s)
  • Garage
  • Gated


  • Private pool
  • Heated
  • In Ground
  • Private
  • Salt Water
  • Association


  • Single unit
  • Guest House
  • Horse property
  • Riding Trail
  • City Lights
  • Hills


  • High School District: Saddleback Valley Unified

Security System

  • Security System
  • Closed Circuit Camera(s)
  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Key Card Entry


  • Public Sewer


  • In Ground
  • Private


  • Photovoltaics Seller Owned

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