Former All-Star pitcher James Shields is selling his grand estate in Rancho Santa Fe, CA, for $6,495,000.A Southern California native
Former All-Star pitcher James Shields is selling his grand estate in Rancho Santa Fe, CA, for $6,495,000.
A Southern California native, Shields purchased the mansion in 2013 for $4,125,000.
The home sits on 2 acres in Fairbanks Ranch, a guard-gated community that’s “surrounded by beautiful lakes, walking trails, a world-class equestrian center, tennis, and golf close by,” according to the listing. The enclave lies about 20 miles north of downtown, where you’ll find Petco Park—the home of the San Diego Padres.
The single-story home tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac measures 10,616 square feet, with six bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms. The home’s “direct access to the equestrian center” might entice an equine-minded buyer.
The enormous open floor plan resembles a luxury hotel lobby, and the tile floors throughout most of the living spaces gleam. Dark wood accents give the living area a touch of old-school glamour.
The large kitchen is equipped with dual islands ideal for…