Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes

Dove Canyon is a private residential community that is found in the eastern portion of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita. Dove Canyon real estate is comprised of a smaller group of about 5,000 residents. The majority of Dove Canyon residents are well-to-do residents of Orange County, and every residence in the community is a single-family home.  Dove Canyon is located adjacent to the foothills of southeast Orange County and many of the homes for sale offer breathtaking mountain views. Read more about Dove Canyon Real Estate

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$1,589,999
 

11 Sawmill, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,108 SqFt
Stunning house for sale in the beautiful private community of Dove Canyon. 11 Sawmill sits at the end of a highly desirable small cul-de-sac on a spacious lot. It features a large backyard with dark pebble bottom solar heated pool and spa, spacious lawn and built in entertainer?s style BBQ . The home sits atop of the Dove Canyon Golf Course with an incredible panorama view of Saddleback Mountain and the Audubon Starr Ranch Sanctuary nature
$1,369,000
 

12 Piedmont, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,539 SqFt
A beautiful single family residence in the prestigious Dove Canyon gated community. This QUIET 4 bed 3.5 bath 3 car garage home provides approx 3539 sq ft of living space. The downstairs living areas flow into one another and upstairs is where the bedrooms are tucked in each corner of the home. You can enter this stunning home through a foyer or one of the two attached garages. In the updated kitchen you will find granite countertops,a built in
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$1,300,000
 

22 Barneburg, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 3,885 SqFt
Spectacular UNOBSTRUCTED MOUNTAIN VIEWS...... 5 bed/4.5 bath home with MAIN-FLOOR BEDROOM + library/office + loft has MANY UPGRADES (incl. recent WINDOWS & HVAC, see photos for list) is set on the ideal SINGLE-LOADED CUL-DE-SAC street. Imagine yourself enjoying the views from your UPGRADED EAT-IN kitchen & family room & relaxing in your ROOMY, PRIVATE backyard featuring a built-in BBQ, SPA & putting green which over-looks the
$1,295,999
 

63 Bell Canyon Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,510 SqFt
WELCOME TO THE "ESTATES OF DOVE CANYON COUNTRY CLUB, ONLY A FEW HOMES HAVE THIS EXTRAORDINARY LOCATION, WITH NO HOMES ACROSS THE STREET, VERY LITTLE TRAFFIC AND NOISE, MAYBE A FEW DEER FROM TIME TO TIME, VERY SPECIAL, MORNING SUN AND SOME OF THE MOST INCREDIBLE SUNSETS YOU WILL EVER SEE (PHOTOS TO VIEW). MAIN FLOOR BEDROOM WITH OWN PRIVATE BATHROOM, PRIVATE ENTRY TO SIDE SITTING AREA AND A SHORT WALK TO A RELAXING OUTDOOR POOL/SPA
$1,229,000
 

10 Beaconsfield, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
GORGEOUS PANAROMIC VIEWS behind the 24 hour guard gated community of Dove Canyon! Featuring four bedrooms, four baths, media/bonus room, gourmet kitchen, separate downstairs bar, spacious master bedroom retreat. Renovated kitchen is equipped with stainess steel appliances, granite, newer custom cabinetry, and much more. Air conditioning units have been updated, whole house fan, hardwood flooring downstairs and the list goes on. Phenomenal
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$1,199,000
 

29 Golf Ridge Drive, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,669 SqFt
Located in the prestigious gated community of Dove Canyon, this executive style home offers impressive golf and mountain views, compelling architecture and eclectic design. The single loaded street sets the proper tone with privacy and curb appeal. The five bedroom, 3.5 bath home is defined by an elegant foyer area, dramatic staircase, high ceilings and traditional living and dining room settings. Recently painted and equipped with stainless
$1,185,000
 

9 Stonemill, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,606 SqFt
Looking for a family friendly retreat from the busy world close to Irvine and Rancho Santa Margarita?Look no further. Built on a corner lot with only one neighbor and overlooking the Dove Canyon Country Club, this house is designed for relaxation and entertainment. With two side patios, grass play area, swimming pool, spa, outdoor shower and hammock area, you'll have everything you need to feel like you're in your own 5 star resort complete
$1,070,000
 

8 Dover, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
Stunning, breathtaking, panoramic golf course views from downstairs and upstairs! This bright, turnkey, 4 bedroom plus bonus room home offers lots of natural light, custom paint, beautiful flooring, newer carpet, stainless steel appliances, peninsula with breakfast seating, eating area in kitchen with forever views. A downstairs bedroom with private bath makes a great guest room. Some other features to note: Formal living with fireplace and
$1,050,000
 

17 Muirfield, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,137 SqFt
Welcome Home to Dove Canyon! Drive up your new street as 17 Muirfield greets you with a quaint curb appeal within this exclusive guard gated community in the picturesque city of Rancho Santa Margarita. Boasting 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 bathrooms within 3137 square feet, enter the formal living room to soaring ceilings and beautiful staircase. Travertine flooring follows you throughout the first floor. Host family and friends in the formal
$1,048,000
 

17 Berkshire, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,358 SqFt
PRICE REDUCED - SELLER MOTIVATED! Spacious 4 bedrooms PLUS large bonus, 4 bath home located in the 24 guard gated community of Dove Canyon. This former model boasts a huge private lot with almost 9200 sq. ft, outdoor room with stone fireplace, fountain, BBQ, lighting and mature trees. Open floor plan includes two story ceilings, main floor bedroom with private bath in addition to guest bath on main level. Kitchen with granite counters, new
$1,025,000
 

16 Promontory, Rancho Santa Margarita

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,020 SqFt
Totally Upgraded home offers gorgeous views! Situated on the 5th hole of the Jack Nicklaus golf course, This bright and airy home features soaring ceilings, ample sunlight and an open floor plan. The gourmet kitchen features granite counter tops, center island, white cabinetry and is open to the spacious family room. The downstairs offers a unique office with custom built-in’s! The master suite includes a double-sided fireplace, a cedar-lined
$1,014,888
 

4 Cardiff, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,336 SqFt
Heartbreaking Panoramic View, View, View. Warm, Bright and inviting. This well-designed home is situated perfectly for optimal views of the golf course and Saddle back Mountain. Exclusive guard gated community of Dove Canyon. This fabulous home has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms included Main floor Junior Master suite, 3,336 SF , cathedral ceilings , formal dining room , large living room with fireplace ,wet bar , 3 car garage , individual laundry
$999,000
 

22 Promontory, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,606 SqFt
**WOW** Perfectly situated with panoramic views overlooking the mountains and fairway of the prestigious Jack Nicklaus Golf Course in 24 hour guard gated Dove Canyon, this exceptional home is beautifully upgraded throughout. Fabulous open floor plan with 4 bedrooms and 4 full baths. The gourmet kitchen features granite counter tops, walk-in pantry, large island, high end appliances and opens to the family room with cozy fireplace. The
$839,999
 

36 Greenspring, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,019 SqFt
Welcome to the prestigious 24-hour guard gated community of Dove Canyon! This a 4 bedroom plus an office that can be converted into a 5th downstairs bedroom. Enter the formal living room with soaring ceilings with high windows that offer great natural sunlight. Separate formal dining room. This home has a gourmet kitchen with updated counters, custom beautiful cabinetry and eating area opens to family room with fireplace. The upstairs has a
$799,000
 

7 Villamoura, Rancho Santa Margarita

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,628 SqFt
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A KILLER VALUE IN DOVE CANYON? Look no further. Nestled into a small, secluded, cul-de-sac of homes is your 4 bed/3bath abode. The double glass door entry opens to a two-story formal living room that captures an abundance of sunlight. Adjacent is a formal dining room.  Behind a set of double doors is a bedroom currently being used as a downstairs office. An indoor laundry and a 3/4 bath is also part of the first

More About Dove Canyon Real Estate & Homes for Sale

Real Estate in Dove Canyon is entirely located within a gate guarded community that includes some of the finest amenities in Orange County.  There is a Jack Nicklaus signature golf club, a beautiful swimming center, tennis courts, a small child's park, a wide open field, a shopping center, and a reservoir-all of which make homes for sale in Dove Canyon sought after. The rest of the City of Rancho Santa Margarita lies along the foothills of the Saddleback Mountains, which affords the entire area a lovely background view. Equestrians find Dove Canyon area to be a beautiful spot, as a horse trail winds it way to the far end of Sycamore Canyon from the waterfalls which are located just outside of the community proper.  From this point it is easy for riders, hikers, mountain bikers, and others to trek to Dove Canyon's neighboring community, Coto de Caza.

The entire City of Rancho Santa Margarita is easily accessed via the Interstate 5 Freeway, the 241 Toll Road, or Santiago Canyon Road. This prime location makes real estate in Dove Canyon a great place for residents who wish to commute to places of business in larger cities, including Los Angeles and others throughout Orange County.

In addition to the security of a guard-gated community, Dove Canyon real estate benefits from the already low crime rate in Rancho Santa Margarita.  The city also provides outstanding schools and an additional abundance of amenities extending beyond the borders of Dove Canyon itself.  Active residents can take the opportunity to hike through the O'Neil Regional Park, climb the vistas of Saddleback Mountain, or even enjoy a swim in the lagoon at the Rancho Santa Margarita beach club.

Dove Canyon enjoys access to the city's multiple recreational facilities, which are managed by the Rancho Santa Margarita Landscape and Recreation Corporation (or SAMLARC). This association maintains the city's streetscapes, medians, parks, and trails. In total, SAMLARC operates and looks after 13 parks, four swimming pools, a lake, a lagoon, and numerous hiking and biking trails within the city boundaries.  These are in addition to the facilities right at Dove Canyon itself!

Central Park is one of the city's most frequently visited parks, located next to City Hall.  This park provides the city with a sizable amphitheater.  The Central Park grounds and performing arts facility are the focal point for a calendar full of community events in Rancho Santa Margarita throughout each year. In addition, Central Park is the location for sporting events.  The area also includes an arena soccer facility that was converted from a roller hockey rink, not to mention skate and dog parks that are part of the city's Canada Vista Park.

Dove Canyon real estate offers a rich abundance of greenbelts throughout the area, where a family, group, or single person can relax, enjoy a picnic, or simply rest under the city's plentiful trees. During the summer months, there are outdoor concerts with the Southern California sunset as a backdrop. Throughout Rancho Santa Margarita there are many convenient marketplaces offering a variety of places for shopping trips, and a number of charming restaurants to enhance the dining options for Dove Canyon residents.

Along with the majority of the Southern California coast, Dove Canyon enjoys the beauty of a Mediterranean climate.  This climate type is named after its strong similarity to the weather in the countries that border the Mediterranean Sea.  In the Orange County area, the summers consistently range from warm to hot, while the winters are cool.  Most of the rain that falls in Rancho Santa Margarita will come down during the winter months, and snow is a foreign concept to natives. The average January temperature in Rancho Santa Margarita is 56  F (13  C), which is the coldest time of the year.  Meanwhile, the hottest weather occurs during the month of August, when the average temperature is a very temperate 73  F (23  C), although the mercury may range well higher than that.

The entire city of Rancho Santa Margarita is served by two school districts.  These are the Saddleback Valley Unified School District (SVUSD) and the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD).  However, the Dove Canyon area sends its public high school students to the CUSD school called Tesoro High School.  This fine high school is located in the Las Flores neighborhood of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Another local option for some high school students is Santa Margarita Catholic High School, a private Roman Catholic high school associated with the Catholic Diocese of Orange and located directly in Rancho Santa Margarita.

There are two public middle schools in Rancho Santa Margarita, with Las Flores Middle School (CUSD) serving Dove Canyon's middle school students.  Public grade schools near Dove Canyon include the Portola Hills, Wagon Wheel, and Robinson Ranch Elementary Schools.  All of these are among the top-scoring schools in the State of California.  However, for families seeking private elementary and middle schools near Dove Canyon, there are additional options including Saint John's Episcopal School, Serra Catholic School, and Mission Hills Christian School. For the younger children who are not yet ready for elementary school, a wide variety of pre-schools are also available in the city.  These pre-schools can be found listed at length--along with any associated costs and other pertinent details--on the Rancho Santa Margarita city website.

Additional adult community education programs add to the activities and quality of life for Dove Canyon residents, by virtue of their community's affiliation as part of Rancho Santa Margarita.  Residents can learn photography, sewing, foreign languages, floral design, horseback riding, ice-skating, and a selection of other exciting classes and activities.

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