The median home value in Descanso, CA is $615,000.
the county median home value of $660,000.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Descanso, CA is $615,000.
Approximately 66% of Descanso homes are owned,
compared to 22% rented, while
12% are vacant.
Descanso real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Apologies - pro photos and aerial coming soon. Two 2-bedroom homes for the price of one! $479,000-499,000 for 2 APNs 408-010-50-00 and 408-010-52-00. Sellers had a retreat for their friends & family but are now ready to pass on to a new buyer. Original home built sometime in 1920s and in mid 1990s seller built an additional 2 bedroom home with loft. There are mature oaks, fencing, 2 car detached garage and open field next door. It's a quick few miles off the freeway but feels very private and peaceful. Descanso Water services area so buyer can have peace of mind they'll always have service. Home is on septic and Kamp's Propane. You can be within a mile from the nearest CalFire station and walking to the neighborhood grocery store. The elementary school is right across the open field. The property consists of 2 APNs, one 0.86 acres and the other .07 acres. The two homes are autonomous but can be used to create an amazing compound of 2 homes and a 2 car detached garage (possible studio apt??)
This is a must-see gem in the mountains. This beautiful 2bd/2ba, plus office, home is perfect for anyone looking for a private oasis. As you enter the main home, you will be welcomed by an open living space with a cozy fireplace to keep you warm. The home has tile throughout, indoor laundry area, and the open kitchen makes it easy to cook. There is a master bedroom with a private bathroom and the second bedroom is perfect for family or guests. For even more privacy, there is a private studio unit located a short walk from the main home. The property also boasts two storage sheds, plenty of parking for all your needs, a seasonal stream, and a workshop with a roll up door. Plenty of room for horses - Zoned A70 with Animal Regulations L. Enjoy the peaceful views of the starry sky in this captivating home.
The Descanso dream home that you have been waiting for is finally here! Sitting on an almost 16,000 square foot lot provides plenty of privacy while still being just a short drive to town. This 886 sqft home is on the market for the first time in 35+ years and features 2 bedroons, 1 bathroom with a private downstairs optional 3rd bedroom / home office space. This property features a massive two-car garage plus, two storage sheds on a turnaround driveway that makes coming and going a breeze! Rounding out this charming home are original cabinetry and wood burning fireplaces.Priced to sell, this one wont last!
Amazing opportunity to own a beautiful income-producing, modern farmhouse! Large additional dwelling unit (ADU) in the rural community of Descanso. Live in one, while renting the other. Or has great potential for a quaint country short-term retreat. Situated on a fully fenced, private 2.84 acres, this home is less than 45 minutes from San Diego but offers all the small-town perks! The main home has been renovated, with newer appliances, fresh paint throughout, quartz countertops, recessed lighting, and a great farmhouse feel! 4 bedrooms, and 3 1/2 bathrooms, with a bedroom and bathroom plus half bathroom located on the first floor, a bedroom/bathroom combo also located on the 2nd level, along with 2 more bedrooms, plus an additional bathroom! Formal living room, and family room/dining room combo. The outdoor area is perfect for entertaining, with 4,000 sqft of Catalina pavers, a beautiful, pebble tech pool with a Baja shelf, LED bubblers, a relaxing spa, and an upgraded salt system! Pool-side fun for all. This large property was previously used as an orchard farm and still features multiple trees including plum, pear, peach, apple plus grape vines, and walnut trees. This home is also perfect for pets, livestock, etc with riding trails straight from the comfort of your own property. The location of the separate Granny flat unit offers enough distance to keep your privacy between the two homes. Boasting a spacious 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and upgrades throughout including quartz countertops, new paint, laminate flooring, and more! The property is fully fenced and features an electric front gate, plenty of parking, a detached 2-car garage, 2 RV hookups, & more. Tankless water heaters, an automatic transfer switch for the generator, 33 solar panels, wells, a holding tank. The list goes on and on. Descanso, the Spanish word for "Rest" is a small unincorporated community in the Cuyamaca Mountains and offers fantastic restaurants such as Descanso Junction, small stores, and amazing community events including Descanso Days bringing the entire community together. Nearby attractions include the Laguna Mountains, Viejas Casino and Spa, Lake Cuyamaca, Lake Morena, Pacific Southwest Railway Museum, Julian, nearby historical mining town Sweetwater River and so much more!
Your opportunity awaits to own this Legacy Ranch in Southern California. Just one hour from world class beaches, vibrant Downtown San Diego, and Lindbergh Field Airport, sits this pristine 45.33 acre property. Unobstructed views of the hills and mountains of the quaint area of Descanso as well as Cuyamaca Peak are the stunning backdrop of this estate. Privacy, solitude, and nature abound yet 15 minutes to a major freeway for easy access to all San Diego County has to offer. Impressive gated entry and meandering tree lined driveway with white vinyl fencing will confirm the feeling of being home. A perfect candidate for multigenerational living, the newer and beautiful custom home boasts 6100 square feet, 5 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms and an oversized garage. Truly an entertainers dream, holiday meals will be enjoyed in the formal dining room and sporting events or movies can be viewed in the private media room. The stellar kitchen is a chefs delight with a huge walk in pantry. The details of this gorgeous home are too plentiful to list. Outdoor living spaces include an expansive deck showcasing the main arena and incredible views. A salt water pool and spa with a waterfall and slide, stone fireplace with entertaining area, a screened in porch, and a 1 bedroom/1 bathroom private cottage. There really is space for everyone. For the discerning equestrians, the ranch offers a 14 stall Castlebrook barn with matted aisle and 12x12 stalls, the recently expanded main arena is 210x110, four 1/2 acre pastures, round pen, large tack room, changing rooms, wash racks, hot walker, cutting arena, 40x40 hay barn plus covered storage area including two sea containers. Easy access for horse trailers for your guests to visit the property for events. Current owner has invested in having the entire property fenced and gated. The ranch is set up for training or boarding horses, cattle raising, or any other agricultural dreams you care to imagine.
This is a magical property you wont want to miss especially if you are a horse lover! 51 acres of flat land that is perfect for horses, family and enjoying the beauty of Descanso. This property, formerly known as the Maggio Ranch, is just 5 minutes from Interstate 8 and has 3 homes, pool, barn, riding rings, stable that holds 9 horses and a mile racetrack. 3 remodeled homes that open to lovely courtyard with pool and amazing views. 5 bedroom home with 2 bathrooms, wood burning stove, large kitchen, granite countertops, 2 living areas, washer/dryer and is approx. 2000 SQ FT. 3 Bedroom home with 1 Bathroom, granite countertops in kitchen, living room and dining area, washer/dryer and is approx. 1000 SQ FT. 2 Bedroom home with 1 bathroom, living room, dining area, granite countertops in kitchen and is approx. 740 SQ FT. Flat land that is perfect for horse riding, breeders, training and has direct access to the trails Cuyamaca State Park. Barn, stable, dedicated housing for farm workers, buildings to store machinery, a seasonal creek and a water filtration system. The property is zoned S92-W that allows a # of different commercial activities for certain animals. This could be your family compound, horse facility and/or flourishing farm. Explore the possibilities of rental income, vacation rentals, family reunions, weddings, camps, retreats and so many other activities on this ranch!
Do you like peace and quiet? Check out this beautiful property in Descanso nestled on over half an acre of land with mountain views. Hike up and down your own property or bike around the mountains. This cozy property has a main house that's approximately 750 square feet and has one bedroom and one full bathroom, open dining and kitchen area with laundry closet for stacked washer and dryer, living room with fireplace and reading nook where you can sit and enjoy the view from the window. The front door entrance is on a raised deck accessed through concrete stairs coming from from the driveway. There is a detached studio/guest house in the frontage of the property that is approximately 200 square feet. It has a bathroom with standup shower and a kitchenette. This has potential to be a rental while you live in the main house, or turn both into a vacation home or vacation rentals. You've got the perfect place for star gazing and enjoying peace and quiet. There are two parcels of land included in this sale: 14,492 square feet plus 11,931 square feet giving you a total of 26,423 square feet land (0.607 acre) in the beautiful and serene neighborhood of Descanso. Easy access to the Interstate-8, local shops, restaurants, church, library, and more. Bring your personal touch and revive this beautiful property! Perfect for INVESTORS!
Owner says he's had enough with building his own home. His designs were inspired from renown architects Greene and Greene, this Arts and Crafts home is a pallet waiting for you to finish. The incredible brick "clinker" masonry work was performed by Swiss master mason craftsman Walter Schlunegger. Pillars, walls and fireplace are a Picasso of this style of artwork. You'll be hard pressed to find anything of this caliber no matter where you look. Siting of this home is designed to integrate it with the natural environment of the site. Home is designed to accommodate an elevator to 2nd level. Huge 3 car garage, views from every window, beautiful vegetation, this home and property gives so much.
In the beautiful agricultural/equestrian center of the historic town of Descanso, CA lies a rare offering of 2 legal parcels, packaged together and making up 1.15 +/- acres of versatile real estate opportunity, in the San Diego backcountry. Three unique residences embody individual character and charm - from the 1-Bed / 1-Bath, 340sf Caretakers Cottage, ideal for guests or visitors, to the 2016 rebuilt 2-Bed / 1 Bath, 1288sf Stone House, perfect for family and friends, followed by the main 2-Bed / 2-Bath, 1108sf Chateau with a drive-in garage and wrap-around deck, situated conveniently above a potential garden area and large horse turnout. This property includes a private well and 5k gallon water storage tank, which supports all residences. Guests or tenants will appreciate the location and privacy of each home, and family will cherish being a stones throw from loved ones. In addition, there is a 640sf gathering facility known as the Short Branch Saloon, which features a built-in bar with backbar and space for card tables and a pool table. Enter the private drive to this fully fenced property. Rs zoning and Q animal designator allows for a variety of animal activities. There are already multiple horse paddocks, 3-horse stable with hay storage, a chicken coop, and multiple covered shops for equipment, vehicles, or supplies- this property offers versatility!