23 Augusta Ln Newport Beach CA 92660-B Tranquilly situated at the end of a private cul-de-sac, this exclusive Big Canyon Estate embodies the true essence of a classical French Chateau. Panoramic sunset, golf course, and city lights views from the flawlessly landscaped backyard allow for illustrious entertaining amidst the picturesque french garden. Enter through the 19th century front gate leading you to the large courtyard with private salt water pool. This recently renovated 5 bedroom plus office estate includes a mother-in-law suite with direct private access on the first floor, an in-home movie theater, first and second floor master bedrooms, family and living rooms with French style hand-carved cherry wood built-ins and fireplaces, all with new hickory wood floors throughout. Inspired by kitchens of the French countryside, this gourmet kitchen is equipped with new Ceasarstone countertops, custom cabinetry, and top-of-the-line appliances. The formal dining and living rooms are framed by centuries aged windows centered on a 200 year old fireplace mantle all brought in from Europe. The second level includes a master bedroom and bath with an extensive walk-in closet, along with a grand office complemented by richly appointed custom cherry wood built-ins and hand-laid parquet wood flooring. Walking distance to Fashion Island, shops, restaurants, and within minutes to the beach and bay, opportunity awaits at this crème de la crème French Chateau within the prestigious guard gated community of Big Canyon.