The first phase of the project at the 97-year-old Somis, Calif. property includes the removal of bunkers and trees as well as a fairway expansion with new Santa Ana Bermuda turf. In addition to restoring aspects of William F. Bell’s original golf course design, improvements under the club’s new ownership and Troon Privé management will also…
The scenic Carmel, Calif., property has had several operating profiles in its 50-plus years, including a period when it was on prolonged life support. But a new ownership-management combination has restored its reputation as a distinctive destination.
The property with a 27-hole golf course designed originally by Robert Muir Graves is being listed for $3.5 million. A $2 million course renovation project is nearly complete, and the sellers hope the buyers will retain keep the course as an asset to the community.
ClubCorp is planning an extensive capital improvement campaign that will start immediately.
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