An ornate courtyard leads into this Moroccan-style villa in Malibu equipped for off-the-grid living, using solar power, well water and satellite communication. Set on a promontory in Malibu, the home has mountain, ocean and Channel Islands views.
Location: 9785 Deer Creek Road, Malibu 90265
Asking price: $4.295 million
Year built: 2008
House size: Four bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 4,474 square feet
Lot size: 38.8 acres
Features: Custom railings and tiles made in Marrakech, carved front door, skylights, living room fireplace, great room, breakfast area, swimming pool, spa
About the area: In the first quarter, 66 single-family homes sold in the 90265 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.697 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 19.3% price decrease from the first quarter last year.
Agent: Susan Monus, Coldwell Banker's Malibu West office, (310) 589-2477
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