Wave Enclave

Stroll through the beautifully designed and decorated Larcher house in Del Mar, California.

Larcher House Bathroom

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Larcher House Bathroom

A bath features reproductions with turn-of-the-century designs.

Larcher House Yellow Bedroom

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Larcher House Yellow Bedroom

An alcove in Jay's room, above, creates a cozy place for Alexis and Lee to hang out with their baby brother. Prints of tankers, starfish, and a model sailboat add a nautical splash to the tailored area.

Larcher House Front Exterior

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Larcher House Front Exterior

No longer a rickety shack, the house now blooms welcomingly.

Larcher House Pink Bedroom

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Larcher House Pink Bedroom

A charming window seat and sweet pastel accents yield a cozy retreat.

Larcher House Green Bedroom

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Larcher House Green Bedroom

Larcher House Kitchen

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Larcher House Kitchen

The sumptuous yellow marble used for the counters set the palette for the house's open kitchen. The expansive room also features a large center island and custom wood cabinets finished in white enamel. A mix of antique and reproduction hardware furthers the period look.

Larcher House Kitchen Seating Area

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Larcher House Kitchen Seating Area

A short flight of stairs marks the house's transition from the great room to bedrooms. Clear canisters filled with colorful treats brighten crisp white paint.

Larcher House Dining Area

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Larcher House Dining Area

The family gathers in this dining area or at the table outdoors each evening, often with guests.

Larcher House Patio

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Larcher House Patio

Open-back chairs help preserve the room's feeling of spaciousness, limiting obstruction of the spectacular view.

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