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Address: 38069 Breaker Reach, Sea Ranch

Asking price: $1.499 million

Description: Set in the architecturally renowned community of Sea Ranch, this two-bedroom beach house blends contemporary and traditional design elements with dramatic views of the Pacific Ocean. A gas fireplace warms a spacious living room that has vaulted ceilings, built-in storage and banks of windows overlooking the water. An adjacent dining area opens to the backyard and cozies up to a kitchen with integrated appliances and an induction cooktop. A sunroom sits off the family room. In addition to the home’s third gas fireplace, the master suite provides vistas of the sweeping waves.

Don’t miss: The outdoor area. The yard includes a lush lawn, gardening areas and hardscaping, and the home includes deeded access to the beach below.

Built: 2003

Square feet: 2,300 (est.)

For more information: Kathleen Ball, Sotheby’s International Realty, Wine Country First Street East Brokerage, (707) 939-4478, kathleen.ball@sothebyshomes.com

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