Come home to the natural beauty of Newport’s Ocean Drive neighborhood. Set overlooking Ballard Park between Ocean Drive and Gooseneck Cove this 5 plus bedroom home enjoys easy access to these protected natural resources, and is a short walk to Newport Harbor as well as private and public beaches. Bordered by stone walls and lawn with mature plantings, the outdoor living area includes a large front porch with multiple seating areas to enjoy sunsets over Ballard Park, a private blue stone patio with custom pool, multiple lounging areas, sauna and pool changing room, and a pergola covered grilling and dining area at the back of the house. Located just minutes from yacht clubs, country and beach clubs, state parks and the many events Newport enjoys, this special location offers both the privacy of a luxury neighborhood and the convenience of being close to area activities. A quality property awaiting your personal touch, the open floor plan with central staircase includes a beautiful stone fireplace in the living room, radiant heat in the kitchen and master bedrooms with ensuite baths and walk-in closets, on both the 1st and 2nd floors, formal dining room and informal dining area by the kitchen, a lower level entertainment room with both interior and exterior access, and guest quarters above the detached 3 car garage overlooking the pool and patio area. Enjoy nature along the beautiful Ocean Drive, the walking trails of Ballard Park, and the salt marsh all just outside your door.