1523 Orange Avenue

1523 Orange Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Designed & Custom built in 2015 by award-winning architect, Mark Scheurer as his personal residence, this 4 bed + office, 4.5 bath oasis utilizes design to offer occupants tranquility & seclusion. Built to LEED standards & featuring the latest in energy conserving technologies, this home features Lutron Lighting, Nest climate control & Sun Power solar panels. The living area offers soaring wood paneled ceilings, dual Ecosmart clean burning fireplaces with lighted art built-ins flanking the maple-paneled entertainment center. An understated open kitchen features a stainless steel appliance suite, oversized island, wine fridge & 17' Fleetwood sliding pocket doors to the central courtyard offering a generously sized pool & spa which can be operated from a tablet or smartphone, as well as a large covered loggia with a fireplace & outdoor TV area. The generous Master Suite is complete with spacious dressing room & dual vanities. 3 additional bedrooms & bathrooms, including a downstairs guest room with private bath & an office complete this home. Designed with high intentionality, each space is beautifully curated with custom tile, designer fixtures, refined details & unique accouterments accenting this truly special property. From the bright living areas to the bedrooms, every room is designed to maximize light, while creating a sense of retreat from the outside world. Ideally located near world-class shopping & dining, sunny California Beaches, and all Orange County has to offer.




6,142 Sq.Ft. lot

Carter Kaufman

Carter Kaufman



Features & Amenities


  • Laundry roomInside, In Garage, Laundry Room, Upper Level
  • FlooringCarpet, Tile
  • FireplaceLiving Room, Outside
  • APPLIANCESDouble Oven, Dishwasher, Gas Cooktop, Disposal, High Efficiency Water Heater, Refrigerator, Solar Hot Water, Tankless Water Heater
  • bedrooms4
  • total baths4.5
  • full baths4
  • half bath1
  • other interior FeaturesBuilt-in Features, High Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Pantry, Stone Counters, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Smart Home, Bedroom on Main Level, Walk-In Pantry, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Living Area3354 Sq.Ft.
  • Status Sold
  • MLS IDOC21026318
  • YEAR BUILT2015
  • Architecture StylesContemporary
  • View DescriptionNeighborhood
  • School DistrictNewport Mesa Unified
  • Elementary SchoolNewport Heights
  • Middle SchoolEnsign
  • High SchoolNewport Harbor


  • PoolPrivate
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Wall/Window Unit(s)
  • Green featureAppliances, Construction, Doors, Exposure/Shade, Incentives, Insulation, Lighting, Roof, Thermostat, Water Heater, Windows
  • HEAT TYPECentral, Fireplace(s)
  • lot featuresLandscaped
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • Garage Space3


  • PRICE$2,900,000

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Ranked in the Top 1% of agents in Orange County by annual sales volume, Carter has received accolades for his sales production both locally and regionally. In his first year as an agent, he was recognized by his brokerage as "Rookie of the Year” for being the region's top producing first year agent out of 3500 new agents.

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