A lovely estate in the appealing and exclusive guard gated community of Bixby Hill. You are invited to explore the elegance & romance of the property's Old World charm. Enjoy the massive light-filled entry with inlaid wood flooring. The exquisite living room offers a floor to ceiling custom stone fireplace. The elegant formal dining room has a view of the beautifully designed backyard through the stunning French doors. The ample sized kitchen has it's own eat-in area and view of the secluded, private backyard. The spacious and comfortable family room has a wet bar for entertaining and a library for those silent moments. The formal staircase ascends to a magnificent master suite with a romantic fireplace and a French door that leads to a private balcony. The remaining 3 bedrooms are conveniently isolated from the master suite and ample in size and abundant in closet space. This property is located in the interior of the tract with a 24-hour guarded gate. It is ideally situated from California State University Long Beach, the Veteran's Hospital, Carpenter Center and a very short walk to the historic Rancho Los Alamitos! A short drive to Seal Beach, Belmont Shore & Downtown Long Beach all with fabulous restaurants, shops & entertainment. Listed by Carole Hennessy, Coldwell Banker Beachside.