19252 Mesa Drive

19252 Mesa Drive, Villa Park, CA 92861

Once the home of Chapman University’s President, this one-of-one Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie Style Inspired Estate is a dream! This three-story home perched perfectly on a hill hugs the circular driveway, as each story appears to overlap the other. The use of brick and a natural color palette creates a sense of balance & harmony that connects the home to the land upon which it stands. With 5 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms & over 4500 sqft set on 28,000+ sqft lot, this architectural masterpiece is designed for seamless entertaining. It’s hosted everything from holiday dinners with family & friends, to fundraisers & concerts, and at one time the entire Chapman University Symphony Orchestra performing for 300 people. The kitchen features professional-grade appliances and overlooks a casual dining nook, central to the formal dining room & living room. A built-in bar accents the Great Room with fireplace & allows entertaining guests to seamlessly flow to the outdoors with separate dining & seating areas under multiple pergolas. The backyard is unmatched with beautiful landscaping, a large custom pool, spa, BBQ, and a separate shed built in the mid-century style of the home. The spacious Master Suite opens to 2 private decks overlooking the serene backyard. Separate office and guest quarters, wine cellar, library, garden area, 3-car garage...the list of features is endless. Located in prestigious Villa Park with award winning schools and easy access to all Southern California has to offer.



4,629 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.661 Acres lot

Features & Amenities


  • Laundry roomLaundry Room
  • FlooringCarpet, Stone, Wood
  • FireplaceFamily Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom
  • APPLIANCESDouble Oven, Dishwasher, Gas Cooktop, Refrigerator
  • bedrooms5
  • total baths5
  • full baths5
  • other interior FeaturesWet Bar, Balcony, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Multiple Staircases, Storage, Bedroom on Main Level, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Living Area4,629 Sq.Ft.
  • Status Sold
  • MLS IDPW20248902
  • YEAR BUILT1988
  • Architecture StylesMid-Century Modern, Other
  • View DescriptionNeighborhood
  • School DistrictOrange Unified
  • Elementary SchoolSerrano
  • Middle SchoolCerro Villa
  • High SchoolVilla Park


  • PoolPrivate
  • HEAT TYPECentral
  • utilitiesElectricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected
  • lot featuresGentle Sloping, Lawn, Landscaped, Paved, Sloped Up
  • parkingDirect Access, Driveway, Driveway Up Slope From Street, Garage
  • other exterior FeaturesBrick, Open, Patio
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • Garage Space3


  • PRICE$2,325,000

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