All votes are in, this is a winner! Urban living meets a serene lifestyle in Mission Hills! This is an extraordinary opportunity to own a canyon home with a superior location, on the border of Mission Hills and Hillcrest. Walk to everything; restaurants, Vons, Lazy Acres, multiple Banks, Hospitals, you name it! 4170 Albatross defines urban San Diego Living, offering a unique blend and twist of SERENITY and NATURE. This canyon home is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of busy San Diego Life. The house oozes with charm, and it has kept up with the modern times, having several improvements over the years. This home has an amazing story to tell. From the moment you set eyes on the front of 4170 Albatross Drive, your senses are immediately engaged. From your first view of the colorful stained glass windows, and cozy front porch, you may get intrigued to take a step further, to take a step back in time into the 1920's, to a much simpler time. As you enter the home, wood beams welcome you to the main living area. Lives like a single story home. 2 bedrooms and one full bath are on the main, original level. The dining room has a timeless, cozy feel to it, too. The kitchen will wow you, especially the indoor-outdoor flow. You will love spending countless hours on the massive deck off the kitchen and bedrooms, which may make you pinch yourself from time to time to see if you are really floating above the canyon. Under the house is a secret RETREAT, perfect for a yoga studio, office and or whatever your heart desires, includes a full bath and bedroom. The views and privacy are amazing ! Zen-like setting. All you can hear is the sound of the birds chirping, leaves and wind. The owner did a massive remodel in 2006, and that included developing the canyon. The canyon is hard to describe; SUREAL, to say the least. If you like privacy and enjoy gardening, the sound of birds, and gentle ocean breezes, then you need to get on the appointment list ASAP. Showings will fill up fast. Shown by appointment only.