Above and Beyond

164 Corona Road, Carmel Highlands

Perfectly sited atop 85 acres, 1,000 feet above sea level, this contemporary masterpiece seamlessly blends into its surroundings while taking advantage of the panoramic views of Point Lobos, Carmel Bay, Pebble Beach, Big Sur and beyond.  An open floor plan, large custom windows and clean lines throughout enhance the interior spaces while natural materials tastefully integrate the architecture into the environment.  The main house is 5,325 square feet with an expansive master suite, kitchen, and large living/dining/family rooms on the main level.  Guests can enjoy the sights of the Pacific from 2 bedroom suites on the lower level that open to a shared limestone patio.  Features include wide-plank French oak and limestone floors, golden stucco walls, custom 8 foot white oak doors, walnut beams, radiant heat, air conditioning, temperature controlled wine cellar and a 4 car garage.  Additionally, there is a 731 square foot detached caretakers unit, that’s tucked away into the hill topped with a green roof, further blending into the landscape. All this and just a short drive to downtown Carmel.

  • 4
  • 4 Full | 1 Half
  • 5,325
  • 84.7



Main House: 5,325 sq.ft. | Caretaker’s Unit: 723 sq.ft. | Garage: 1,216 sq.ft.
Lot size: 84.7 acres

3 bedrooms, 3 full, 1 half baths main house

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom caretaker’s unit


At 1,000 feet above sea level, the home offers panoramic view of Carmel Bay, Monterey Bay, Point Lobos, Pebble Beach Golf Links and the Pacific Ocean. The home has primary living ares on the upper floor with guest and utility rooms on the lower level.

Materials Used

Custom windows and 8 foot doors of white oak with Rocky Mountain hardware.

Floors in main house: 7” wide plank French oak, limestone and wool carpeting.

Floors in caretaker’s unit: riff cut white oak.

Cabinets: Custom frameless riff cut white oak.

Beams in kitchen, living room, gallery hallways and master bedroom: Walnut

Fireplaces & accent walls: Goldstone and Beavercreek rock veneer using dry stack construction.


Sub Zero refrigerator, 36”

Subzero bar refrigerator

La Cornue Fe Range with Best 43” range hood

Miele Dishwasher

Dacor microwave drawer

Dacor warming drawer

Broan compactor

Caretaker's Unit

Main room with kitchen area. Granite contertops, Kohler sink and faucet, KitchenAid two burner cooktop and a subzero under counter refrigerator. The separate bedroom has a full bath.

Outdoor Area

Limestone patio with expansive views. Viking 4 burner propane grill with storage.


The exterior is comprised of a combination of Goldstone and Beavercreek rock veneer using fry slack construction. Adjoining walls of golden stucco compliment the rock materials. The roof of the main house is 24 gauge metal in Dark Bronze while a green roof tops caretakers.

Other Features

Temperature controlled wine cellar features custom white oak rack that holds 966 bottles.

Radiant heat, air conditioning, security system

Kohler sinks and faucets in kitchen, prep area and wet bar, Kohler sinks and faucets in bathrooms and laundry room.

Victoria and Albert sink with Brizo facets.


With nearly 30 years of experience in the Pebble Beach and Carmel Markets, the Canning team knows the market – both the openly listed and discreetly available inventory. Together with their associates they are uniquely qualified to offer the highest level of professionalism and service on the Monterey Peninsula.


Mike Canning
Jessica Canning
Nic Canning
Ellen Krausse
Natalie Pitschke

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