Welcome to your own personal Malibu Retreat in Encinal Canyon just a few minutes up from PCH on stunning 3.41 Acre property amongst mature Sycamore and Oak trees lining Encinal Canyon Creek. The owner obtained approval and is currently in plan check for 2-story 2,649 SF former Buff & Hensman architectural residence redesigned by Pierre De Angelis, AIA with indoor/outdoor spaces and abundant light. Approvals include a unique Creekside home, 165 SF cellar plus 475 SF detached garage. An enchanting private road leads away from the hustle-bustle, and nature abounds. Cool ocean breezes float up from Matador Beach. Trancas Market is a 5-minute drive. A usable mostly flat meadow is ready for your hobby farm, pool, or for pets to romp and roam. Domestic water and a hand-dug well on-site, plus a new water tank installed in 2022. Septic operational and property primed for construction. Enjoy total privacy within striking distance from it all. By Appointment Only. Do Not Disturb Tenants.