The median home value in Descanso, CA is $701,986.
the county median home value of $660,000.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Descanso, CA is $701,986.
Approximately 66% of Descanso homes are owned,
compared to 22% rented, while
12% are vacant.
Descanso real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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This Forest Hide-away is unique in all the right ways! Located on a paved yet private area of Descanso this property sits on TWO different APN#'s that total nearly 1/2 acre. The lot has plenty of flat usable area including two additional auxiliary buildings yet also sits high along a creek bed offering amazing views of the live oak forests. As you enter the home you'll notice a large remodel which includes new flooring, new paint, can lights, New Windows and more! The kitchen has been remodeled including new shaker style cabinets, granite counters, stainless appliances including a stainless steel farm sink!
Motivated Sellers! Amazing opportunity for quiet country living, a 2nd home or use as an AirBNB. This 4bd/3ba charmer w huge mountain views on almost 10 acres is what you've been waiting for. Located in the secluded Sherilton Valley area & set among rolling hills, this house has a lot of opportunity to have animals, grow your own food & enjoy views from all sides of the house. Large 2 gar garage, working well, RV parking, large back deck overlooking the valley & sunsets. So many amazing features to mention, it's a must see!
In the beautiful agricultural/equestrian center of the historic town of Descanso, CA lies a rare offering of 2 legal parcels, packaged together and making up 1.15 +/- acres of versatile real estate opportunity, in the San Diego backcountry. Three unique residences embody individual character and charm - from the 1-Bed / 1-Bath, 340sf Caretakers Cottage, ideal for guests or visitors, to the 2016 rebuilt 2-Bed / 1 Bath, 1288sf Stone House, perfect for family and friends, followed by the main 2-Bed / 2-Bath, 1108sf Chateau with a drive-in garage and wrap-around deck, situated conveniently above a potential garden area and large horse turnout. This property includes a private well and 5k gallon water storage tank, which supports all residences. Guests or tenants will appreciate the location and privacy of each home, and family will cherish being a stones throw from loved ones. In addition, there is a 640sf gathering facility known as the Short Branch Saloon, which features a built-in bar with backbar and space for card tables and a pool table. Enter the private drive to this fully fenced property. Rs zoning and Q animal designator allows for a variety of animal activities. There are already multiple horse paddocks, 3-horse stable with hay storage, a chicken coop, and multiple covered shops for equipment, vehicles, or supplies- this property offers versatility!
Located in the small country town of Descanso lies this rare 3 bedroom, 1 bath log home with 1,248 sq ft of living space. Perched atop 2.5 acres, this home comes with its own private well and stunning, unobstructed mountain views. Nestled in the foothills of the Cuyamaca mountains, Descanso translates to “a place of rest” and this home provides the ultimate escape from the hustle and bustle of city life where you can do exactly that – rest. Immediately upon entering the home you are drawn to the gorgeous views. The window-filled living room is light and bright, spacious yet cozy. Curl up by the wood burning stove or step out onto the ~360 sq. ft. deck and take in the starry night. All three bedrooms and bathroom are located upstairs where the warmth of the log beams continues, as do the views. Downstairs features a partially finished, walk-out basement – perfect for additional storage or an additional work space. Log-built homes are well-insulated and help keep the living space cooler in summer and warmer in winter which means lower utility bills. The low energy needs also make log homes environmentally friendly with a minimal carbon footprint. Due to their strong construction, log homes have a reputation for being stable and reliable in almost any weather. The property is dotted with Manzanita, Oaks and Pines, and sweeping views of the mountains including Cuyamaca Peak. If you’re looking for the slower paced country lifestyle, this homes’ private location offers serenity, seclusion and respite from city life.
Beautiful ranch on over 2 acres. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home was completely remodeled in 2019. The property has a detached 2 car garage, its own well, a large beautiful deck, and a separate art studio/additional room.The home features stainless steel appliances and a great open floorplan. The ranch currently houses, pigs, chickens, turkey, goats, and horses. Come see this amazing retreat for yourself.
Tucked away, 100% off-grid house in Descanso! Beautiful home situated on almost 40 areas, surrounded by the Cleveland Nation Forest. Features include a 48 foot greenhouse with retractable roof, 2,260 square foot barn. Plenty of room for any project. This property is perfect for someone looking to live an off-the-grid lifestyle, but still be close to town.
Enjoy the peace and serenity of this beautiful Descanso home situated on 3.78 acres. You'll love sitting on the wrap around Trex deck gazing at Cuyamaca Peak and the Laguna Mountains, or watching the wildlife and lovely oak trees on your property. The updated, open concept kitchen is a chef's dream with a Dacor 6 burner stove, double convection ovens, dual lazy-susans, a pull out mixing stand and a walk in pantry. Each bedroom walks out onto a deck so you can enjoy nature any time of the day or evening. The owners retreat has a sumptuous bath with granite counters, a steam shower and oversized tub as well as a private sitting area with built-ins, a walk in closet and a private deck. An enormous basement of ~1400 sf (not included in the 2878) can be used as a workshop, man cave, craft room, etc. The laundry room has plenty of storage and the 3 car garage is easily accessible. The enclosed private swimming pool is set among the trees for a uniquely bucolic experience and the cabana has a shower for convenient rinsing off. The solar system is OWNED and there are 2 wells, 1 private and 1 shared as well as a 7500 gallon storage tank. Just 6 minutes off the freeway, this is country living at it's finest!
Welcome to your tranquil retreat in Descanso, just minutes from Alpine! Located in the middle of town, close to the post office, grocery, Descanso restaurant and more! Charming 3 bed, 2 bath 1,668ft.² cabin features spacious floor plan, new stainless steel appliances. Enter the front door and you open up into a large living room with stone fireplace and sliding doors that lead you to the beautiful wrap around deck. Relax with family or friends on your deck or in your sunken family room with wood burning stove. The main floor features the formal dining room, kitchen, laundry room, living room and the master en suite featuring an oversized tub. Enjoy the brand new Mauzy a/c and heating system (1/21), new stove, dishwasher and microwave (2020), new water heater (2021), a 220v outlet in the washroom for electric dryer, and home has alternative power supplely hookup for generator. You will also share ownership of the orchard/well lot. Beautiful views of cattle grazing under a mountain backdrop, a definite must see!