House of the Day: Ewwww or Ahhhh?

House of the Day
House of the Day

Sometimes, beauty is simply in the eye of the beholder. We leave it to you, readers, to decide whether this Huntington Beach, Calif., place is over-the-top ornate or worth every shiny nickel of the $2.15 million the owner is asking.

The 411: It's a 4,025-square-foot Mediterranean in a gated community within walking distance of the beach in "Surf City USA." Built in 2001, it has four bedrooms and pretty much every inch has custom wood carvings, custom-made tiles, Venetian plaster, coffered ceilings, stained glass, granite.