Category Archives: Purchasing a home

Carmel-By-The-Sea ~ The Quintessential English Cottage

Crespi 6SE Mountain View, Carmel-by-the-Sea

3 bedroom, 3.5 baths, 2500+ SF

Offered at $2,475,000

Open House Sat July 8th and Sun July 9th 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Dreaming of living in Carmel?  Join many others who have fallen in love with this charming seaside town with expansive white sand beaches, charming shops, and great gourmet restaurants.

Carmel Beach, Carmel-by-the-Sea

But why wait?  Newly listed this spacious 2500+ SF home that poses as an English cottage awaits you!  It even has a rose garden that thrives on all the sunshine this lovely abode receives.  Appearing as if it just arrived from the English countryside, “Crespi Cricket” is the quintessential Carmel cottage.  It’s storybook charm captures ones imagination and convinces you that dreams really do come true.

Beautiful roses greet you as you approach this lovely English cottage

The whimsical exterior of stucco and brick plus the arched front door may convince you that you are entering a new land and a new adventure . . .  and you are!

Lovely fire pit area to sit in the afternoon sun or enjoy an evening fire.

So please come in!

The amazing entry way . . .
. . . greets your visitors with a very high ceiling of beautiful woodwork.

This is a home for anyone who wishes a  spacious special home with areas to entertain, dine with friends and family . . .

Formal dining room with the living room below.

. . . and put on your chef’s hat!  Wolfgang Puck would be jealous of the 6-burner Viking range, top of the line appliances, and the large island for food prep.

Gourmet kitchen with 6-burner gas Viking range.

After dinner retire to the living room  . . .

Lovely living room to entertain guests.

. . .  for a brandy in front of the fire.

Roaring fire in living room

After the guests leave, cuddle with your honey in the cozy family room and RELAX!

Cozy family room to curl up in front of the fire and read a good book.

OK, finally time to retire to the amazing master bedroom suite with another roaring fire and two full bathrooms!  Every woman’s dream!

Master bedroom suite with a fireplace and two baths!

Two more bedrooms and a guest bath complete the upstairs.  

Large guest roomWhether you have children, extended family, or guests – there is lots of room for all!

Third bedroom perfect for a child’s room or perhaps a visiting grandchild?

The next morning you are ready to go so enjoy your coffee on the rear deck listening to the birds chirping .

Rear patio facing Mission Trail Park.

and the other sounds of nature.

Beautiful view . . . with the sounds of nature.I  hope I have at least whet your appetite!  Come take a look this weekend at this exceptional home or call me for a private showing.


Hope to see you this weekend at Open House!

For a private showing call me!  Susan Clark, Alain Pinel Realtors


Susan Clark, Alain Pinel Realtors

Open House on Carmel Point ~ 26335 Rio Avenue, Sunday, 7/31 10:00am-1:00pm

You’re invited to an Open House at 26335 Rio Avenue on Carmel Point Sunday, 7/31 10:00am – 1:00p                                                           (*Note 26335 is correct house number, it was said incorrectly in the video!)

Stunning Al Saroyan, Master Builder, remodel offered at $2,450,000 3BR/2.5BA.  Three fireplaces, skylights, vaulted ceilings, hickory pecan hand-planed floors, close to the beach and much more!

Call Susan for a showing (831-320-6801) or come to the Open House Sunday morning 10-1:00pm!

Susan Clark 831-320-6801
                     Susan Clark, Alain Pinel Realtors

Panoramic Ocean and Golf Course Views ~ Pebble Beach, CA

Pebble Beach

Open House July 16th 1:00 - 4:00pm 3044 Cormorant Road, Pebble Beach
3044 Cormorant Road, Pebble Beach


Open House Saturday July 16th 1:00 – 4:00pm                                     3044 Cormorant Road, Pebble Beach, CA                                    Panoramic Ocean and Golf Course Views – MPCC Shore Course Price Reduced to $4,490,000

MPCC Shore Course along the coast of Pebble Beach
MPCC Shore Course along the coast of Pebble Beach

Attention golfers and ocean lovers!  Come see this amazing property close to the Monterey Peninsula Country Club.

Monterey Peninsula Country Club
Monterey Peninsula Country Club
Monterey Peninsula Country Club
Monterey Peninsula Country Club

With “front line” views of the ocean and the MPCC Shore Course ~ it’s like heaven!

MPCC Shore Course outside your window!
MPCC Shore Course outside your window!

Purchase this home and be delivered an amazing opportunity to have one of the few “front line” homes on the golf course with unobstructed ocean views.  Can’t get any better than this!

3044 Cormorant Road
3044 Cormorant Road

The home itself is a Mark Mills mid-century modern design.  Mark Mills was a disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright and apprenticed with him at Taliesin West from 1944-1948.

Open living room with fantastic view
Open living room with fantastic view

“Mark Mills is known for his use of wood, glass, and stone.  His designs were guided by his desire to use local materials and wood as close to its original form as possible.”

Breathtaking views of Monterey Peninsula Country Club Shore Course and the Pacific Ocean
Breathtaking views of Monterey Peninsula Country Club Shore Course and the Pacific Ocean

After making a name for himself in Arizona, he worked in San Francisco briefly, but moved to the Monterey Peninsula where he worked for 52 years until his death.  He completed 30+ homes and is considered one of the world’s top architects.


Cormorant Road in the Country Club West area is considered one of the most desirable areas of Pebble Beach.  Named after a  sea bird that is often seen along our coast,  the homes situated on this street look out onto breathtaking views.  It’s close to  beautiful golf courses and the ever present Pacific Ocean.

Pelagic cormorant
Pelagic cormorant

I hope you’ll come by my Open House on Saturday 7/16 1-4!  Otherwise contact me about this home or other Monterey Peninsula property.

Susan Clark

Susan Clark, Realtor    

831-320-6801 ~