Sometimes city living just isn't for everyone. The crazy rat race, stress, traffic pile ups, and congested surroundings can be too much to bear. All you want to do is escape from it all, live in an alternate reality where the warm sun smiles down on you as you read a book laying supine on the sand. If you look for homes for sale in Cardiff-by-the-sea, this alternate reality that you've imagined definitely exists in the real world.
Although it is approximately 5,375 miles from the real city of Cardiff in Wales, the beauty that greets you in this San Diego community is absolutely delightful. Originally set up as a farming area by Hector Mackinnon and his family in 1875, crops such as barley and corn flourished near the coast. By the year 1910, J. Frank Cullen and his wife, a native of Wales, moved to San Diego. Soon after, J. Frank Cullen started painting the canvas of a landscape with homes overlooking the sea. And in 1911 the community of Cardiff-by-the-sea was founded.
Two miles of stunning Pacific coastline, a vast body of water that is both a surfer's and sea lover's paradise, and friendly neighbors make Cardiff-by-the-sea the irresistible jewel that it is. Part of homes for sale in Encinitas, this community has an identity of its own which its less than 12,000 residents can't get enough of.
Living in any of the housing options here gives you the opportunity to explore the community by foot, rarely is there a need to drive away in your car. Everything is within easy reach; restaurants, markets, schools, the beach, and the San Elijo Lagoon. Discover endless beauty and leave your stress behind as you relax in your home at Cardiff-by-the-sea.