Welcome to your dream coastal retreat by the shores of Encinitas. Nestled in the vibrant community of South Leucadia, this thoughtfully designed home offers the perfect blend of modern luxury and relaxed beachside living. Step inside and be greeted by an open-concept design that comfortably connects the indoor and outdoor living spaces. This home is bathed in natural light, courtesy of large windows throughout. The gourmet kitchen is a culinary delight, featuring modern appliances, quartz and butcher block countertops, and ample storage space. Whether you're a seasoned chef or just love to entertain, this kitchen is sure to impress. Retreat to the master suite, where tranquility awaits. Wake up to the sound of waves and the sweet smell of saltwater in the air. The ensuite bathroom is a spa-like haven, complete with a luxurious soaking tub and a spacious walk-in shower. Surfers and ocean lovers will delight in the private outdoor shower, ample storage sheds, and easy access to the best beaches in Southern California. Whether utilized as a guest house, private home office, or a potential rental income opportunity, the ADU complements the main residence with its own distinctive charm. This separate living space is equipped with modern amenities, ensuring comfort and privacy for guests or occupants. With its own entrance, patio, power meter, and stylish design, the ADU adds a valuable dimension to the property. This secluded coastal haven is not just a home; it's a lifestyle. Enjoy evenings with friends and family on the expansive rear patio, perfect for al fresco dining and sunset gatherings. The tropical-inspired landscaping provides a serene escape, with garden beds and mature trees. Located just a few doors away from the renowned Stone Steps Beach, world-class dining, and vibrant local shops, 348 La Mesa offers the best of coastal living. Close to top-rated schools and parks, this is an ideal home for those seeking both luxury and convenience. Attached are recent conceptual drawings to add a second story to the ADU. The owner received estimates of $100,000 to $150,000 to build.