Black's Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

Black’s Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

This house is at the south end of Black’s Beach, on the outskirts of La Jolla Farms and the Scripps Coastal Reserve, in La Jolla, outside of San Diego, California.

Black's Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

The real name of this circular getaway is Bell’s Pavilion. The home was designed by Dale Naegle to withstand everything from earthquakes, fires, windstorms, ocean waves, rock slides and people! The owner was none other than Sam Bell the heir to General Mills.

A tramway was built from the top of the cliffs down to home 300 feet below. The Pavilion offered a 180 degree view of the Pacific Ocean and secluded beach.

Black's Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

This part of the beach is only accessible at low tide. The area is known mostly to surfers and sea creatures.

It is private property and though it is disused, inside access is forbidden.

Black's Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

Where is the abandoned Mushroom House of Black’s Beach located? You can find it with these coordinates. 32.872288, -117.252020.

Black's Beach Abandoned Mushroom House

Images by Thomas Hawk. Licensed under CC BY-NC-2.0.

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