The Newport Beach Historical Society is open. Stop by and see the history of the Newport Beach. Founded by Bill Grundy, the first priority of the historical society is to preserve the living past of Newport Beach and the second priority is to create a repository of historical documents, photographs, films and memorabilia. Currently the museum is located at the Balboa Branch of the Newport Beach Public Library. Guided tours are available upon request, otherwise the museum is open during library hours. For more information about the historical society, to make a donation or schedule as guided tour, see their website at: http://www.newportbeachhistorical.org/about-nbhs/
Newport Beach is an Orange County city, with a population of approximately 85,000 residents. Newport Beach is home to Newport Harbor, Newport Bay and Balboa Peninsula. Located at 17 Rockingham Drive, this 5,400 square foot home is part of the Belcourt Custom home development. This five bedroom, five bathroom home was built In 1987. With a Cape Cod architectural style, this home has been completely updated in recent years. The gourmet kitchen features stone countertops, a center island and new professional grade appliances. Attention to detail can be seen in the new hardwood floors, smart home security system and high volume ceilings. This home sits on a 7,500 square foot piece of property. Outdoor homeowners will enjoy entertaining around the swimming pool, spa, outdoor fireplace, and the built-in barbeque area. Belcourt is situated in the East Bluff – Harbor View area and it is a 24 hour guard gated community. Among the home amenities offered in Belcourt are a swimming pool, spa and basketball court.
Newport Coast is part of Newport Beach. Newport Coast is home to Pelican Hill and Crystal Cove and the Crystal Cove State Park, with 18 miles of trails and 3 miles of coastline. Located 6 Canyon Peak, 3,800 square foot home is part of the Costa Azul community. This four bedroom, four bathroom home was built in 2006. The chef’s kitchen features a Wolf range and microwave, Sub-Zero refrigerator, and Miele Cappuccino maker. Attention to detail can be seen the surround sound, fireplace and wood beamed ceilings. The home sits on a 7,800 square foot piece of property with a cul-de-sac setting on the greenbelt. Outdoors, homeowner will enjoy entertaining on the covered patio, around the fire pit and in the salt water swimming pool. There is a full outdoor kitchen with a Lynx barbeque and refrigerator. Costa Azul is part of the Pacific Ridge area and it is a gated area. There are just 43 home sites in Costa Azul.