8518 Ruette Monte Carlo, La Jolla, CA 92037

List Price
Price Change
▼ $980,000 1552690149
Days on Market
Living Sq. Ft
Lot Size(Range)
.25 to .5 AC
Complex/Building Name
Fee Simple
Property Type
Single Family Residential
Year Built

Property Description

Live a life of luxury from this palatial estate that boasts sweeping ocean views from La Jolla Cove to Scripps Pier! Inspired by formal Venetian entertaining & located in La Jolla’s highly coveted Montoro gated community, this immaculate property presents a level of custom opulence & architectural mastery that’s rarely found in coastal Southern California properties while maintaining an innate serenity embodied through its indoor-outdoor lifestyle & white-water views that follow you through every room!

Additional Information

Home Owner Fees
Total Monthly Fee
Evening Lights, Ocean, Panoramic, Panoramic Ocean, Water, Coastline, Landmark, White Water
3 Story
Architectural Style
Rock/Gravel, Tile/Clay, Spanish Tile
Equipment Available
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Garage Door Opener, Microwave, Refrigerator, Solar Panels, Trash Compactor, Washer, 6 Burner Stove, Continuous Clean Oven, Convection Oven, Double Oven, Electric Oven, Freezer, Range/Stove Hood, Self Cleaning Oven, Vented Exhaust Fan, Warmer Oven Drawer, Built-In, Gas Cooking
Additional Rooms
Basement, Bedroom Entry Level, Bonus Room, Breakfast Area, Den, Dining Room/Separate, Exercise Room, Family Room, Formal Entry, Library, Master Bdrm 2, Master Retreat, Office, Sauna/Steam, Storage Room, Workshop, Retreat, Utility Room, Game Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Recreation, Dressing Area, Entry, Family Kitchen, Foyer, Gym, Laundry, Master Bathroom, Separate Family Room, Walk-In Closet, Walk-In Pantry
Central Forced Air, Zoned Area(s), Electric
Heat Equipment
Zoned Areas, Forced Air Unit
Guest House
Awning/Porch Covered, Balcony, Deck, Stone/Tile, Terrace
Heat Source
Natural Gas
Parking Garage Spaces
Age Restriction

Room Dimensions

Perfectly positioned on a corner lot in La Jolla’s exclusive Montoro community that offers two gated entrances, camera surveillance & security patrol, this magnificent & supremely private estate boasts a location with arguably the easiest freeway access in La Jolla through various backroads that will make you forget about summer traffic! This spectacular custom home’s endless list of world-class features & amenities include, but are not limited to: 5 BRs Each with an En-Suite BA & Walk-In Closet, +1 Additional Full BA in Fitness Room, +2 Half-BA Powder Rooms • 4 Fireplaces in LR, FR, MBR, Library/Office • 2 Master Suites – 1 Upstairs, 1 Downstairs • Built-In Surround Sound Media • 4 HVAC Zones • Security Monitoring • 52 Solar Panels • 3 Water Heaters • Main Level Includes: Formal Living Room with Adjacent Entertaining Deck, Dining Room, Family Room, Professional Chef’s Kitchen & Breakfast Room, Game Room, Workshop/Wrapping Room, Library/Office, Large Master Wing • Upper Entry Level Includes: 4 En-Suite BRs & a Large Laundry Room • Lower Pool Deck Includes: Private Exercise Room, Steam/Sauna, Private Lap Pool with Glass Fencing for Children, Outdoor Kitchen on Pool Deck with retractable Door & Garage Access • Grand Double Door Entrance • Marble Floors & Spectacular Domed Skylight in Foyer • Italian Styled Columns Throughout • Grand Staircase from Foyer into Formal LR w/ Spectacular Crystal Chandelier by Dennis & Leen Highlights 2-Story Ceilings from Entry into Formal LR • Formal Living features Custom Bordeaux Patterned Parquet Floors made of Solid Brazilian Cherry Wood with Ebony Border • 4 Sets of French Doors in the Living Room with Palladian Windows above • Coffered Ceilings with Recessed Lighting throughout Living & Dining Rooms • Retractable 37’x13’ Awning Over Upper Entertaining Deck • Game/Bonus Room features Kitchenette & Full-Size SubZero Refrigerator • Library/Office Adjacent to Formal LR • State-of-the-Art Kitchen • Kitchen Features: 2 Islands, Black Granite Counters, Oak Floors, Dacor 6-Burner Built-In Stove, 48” Subzero Professional Refrigerator/Freezer, Dual Viking Professional Convection Ovens with French Doors, 2 Microwaves, 2 Bosch Dishwashers, Custom Hammered Copper Hood, Butler’s Pantry • Breakfast Nook features Balcony with Herb Garden & BBQ Area • Family Room features Beamed/Vaulted Ceilings, River Rock Fireplace & Wet Bar • Master Retreat features Sitting Area with Juliette balcony, Jacuzzi Tub, Stand-Up Shower, His-Her Vanities, 2-Way Fireplace into BA, Walk-In Closet with Dressing Area & Island • Ample Storage • Luggage Closet • Utility Room • Linen Storage • • Pool Control Room • HOA Includes: 24-Hr Camera Surveillance, Security Patrol, Community Pool & Spa, 2 Tennis Courts, Bocce Ball Court, Basketball Half-Court

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