20652 Elfin Forest Rd

Escondido, CA 92029 View Map $2,050,000 Ask a Question
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ABOUT 20652 Elfin Forest Rd, Escondido, CA 92029 - MLS 230001559

In San Diego County, this property is located at 20652 Elfin Forest Rd in the Elfin Forest neighborhood of Escondido, with a current listing price of $2,050,000. This 2949 square foot detached for sale has 5 bedrooms, and 3 baths.

For additional information about 20652 Elfin Forest Rd, see more details below as entered by the listing brokerage, including property taxes, year built, assigned schools, type of construction, exterior and interior features, locations, views, and any neighborhood amenities in Elfin Forest.

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:230001559
Sq. Feet:2,949
Date Sold:5/1/2023
Lot Size:5.47 Acres
County:San Diego

Listing Agent/Office

Agent:Lindsey Vorwith
Agent Phone:760-520-5690
Office:The Avenue Home Collective
This is the piece of serenity that you've been looking for! Nestled on the hill where you will find incredible mountain views and can enjoy the rural yet urban lifestyle that Elfin Forest has to offer. Private yet close to all the amenities and in the acclaimed Rancho Santa Fe School District. Walk, bike, or ride your horse right off the property to the well maintained community trails that connect to over 784 acres of natural preserve. No HOA, & No Mello-Roos. This single story home sits atop 5.47 acres & is an absolute gardeners paradise. Complete with solar, soaring ceilings, 2 fully fenced acres, 15 different types of fruit trees, a commercial greenhouse and so much more. Turn it into your very own ranch as it is zoned for up to 50 horses or add an ADU and make it your very own multi-generational estate. The possibilities are endless as you will find multiple opportunities for investment with ample room to do whatever you can dream.

This home is extremely accessible from both inland & coastal areas…only 9 miles from the Pacific Ocean & just 15 mins to the I-15 freeway. Just minutes away from San Elijo Hills Town Center, you are close to all the amenities, including a grocery store & dozens of restaurants & shops. Located in the unincorporated community of Elfin Forest whose motto “Keeping it Rural” reflects the desire of residents who have worked for decades to protect the area’s unique character. The property is surrounded by large parcels of permanently dedicated open-space. This single-story 2949 sq. ft. 5-bed, 3-bath home with a 1200 sq. ft. detached 3-car garage/workshop sits atop 5.47 acres. It is a gardener’s paradise once recognized nationally by GMA as one of the “5 Best Gardens in America”. The property includes a large 20’ x 24’ commercial Rimol® Matterhorn greenhouse, an agricultural-sized 1.5” water meter, & an insulated & air-conditioned “grow room” to nurture your plantings. You will find 15 different kinds of fruit & nut trees; macadamia, pomegranate, guava, tangerine, tangelos, lemon, limes, orange (3 varieties), peach, cherry, cherimoya, kumquat, & avocado. The property has ample acreage to expand the existing fenced arena & its adjacent two-stall barn-like structure with sink that is perfect for a tack room or feed room. With plenty of room to add a full-size barn and arena. A large concrete parking pad provides plenty of room for multiple RVs or horse trailers. It is fully electric with 400-amp service & a paid-for 7.92kW solar electric system which will cover most of your electric bills. Adjacent to the home is a redwood deck, a large stamped concrete patio, exterior lighting, & an outdoor fireplace perfect for entertaining. The home is equipped with an induction cooktop, dual-zone heat pump heating & air-conditioning, a Dimension One above ground spa, & ample room for a pool. Do not miss your opportunity to live in the highly sought after community of Elfin Forest.

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Community Information

Address:20652 Elfin Forest Rd, Escondido, CA 92029
Area:Escondido (92029)
County:San Diego
Area (MLS Code):North County
Subdivision:Elfin Forest
Zip Code:92029

School Information

High School:San Diego Unified School District
Middle School:Rancho Santa Fe School District
Elementary School:Rancho Santa Fe School District


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3
Year Built:1979
Exterior: Stucco
Interior Walls: Drywall
Total Stories: 1
Roof: Concrete
Garage: Detached
Parking: Driveway
Parking for RV: On-Site Parking, Potential Space

Features / Amenities

Equipment: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Refrigerator, Shed(s), Solar Panels, Washer, Electric Cooking
Flooring: Tile
Pets Allowed: Yes
Fireplace: FP in Living Room, Patio/Outdoors
Laundry Location: Laundry Room
Laundry Utilities: Electric
Rooms: Dining Area, Family Room, Kitchen
Patio: Concrete
Spa: Above Ground
Spa Heat: Electric
Miscellaneous: Greenhouse, Horse Allowed, Horse Trails, Livestock Allowed, Horse Property Unimproved
View: Mountains/Hills
Other Structures: Greenhouse
Cooling: Zoned Area(s), Electric, Dual
Heating: Forced Air Unit
Heat Source: Electric
Water Heater: Electric


Breakfast Area
Extra Room 1
Extra Room 2
Extra Room 3

Property Features

Lot Size: 5.47 Acres
Lot Dimensions:4+ to 10 AC
Topography: Rolling
Water: Public
Sewer: Septic Installed
Fencing: Partial
Directions:GPS will take you to an incorrect location. Turn onto Elfin Forest Rd (black sign with a horse on it) and the driveway will be on the left. There is a sign at the driveway, turn before the sign and go up the hill.

Tax and Financial Info

Terms: Cash, Conventional



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Listing information last updated on December 1, 2023 12:30 PM PST.