NEW LISTING  |  West side of the Covenant of Rancho Santa Fe  |  $4,485,000

This private and secluded gated estate rests in the desirable west side of the Covenant on 4.68 acres with partial ocean views and a quiet peaceful setting.  The gated cobblestone driveway and meandering trails invite you to unwind as you arrive home.

The main residence, primarily single level, includes a 4 bedroom and 4 bath, 6,030 square foot California hacienda style residence plus a separate and fully equipped two bedroom, two bath, 1,195 square foot private guesthouse.  An extensive renovation by Taraz Architecture and Starrett Construction was completed in 2008.

The main home reveals authentic Spanish style finishes of pecan plank floors, beamed ceilings, wrought iron lighting and hardware.  Through the foyer and sitting room, the elegant living room welcomes you in with warm light and west facing private views.  The adjacent dining room leads to a gourmet chef’s kitchen with a gorgeous stone countertop, breakfast bar, farmhouse sink, chef’s grade Viking appliances, and a corner Kava fireplace.

The large, private master suite has a cozy corner fireplace, classic beamed ceiling, and a large walk-in closet with extensive built-ins.  The master bath is complete with his and her sinks and toilets, custom tile glass shower and floors and vanishing edge soaking tub.  The private courtyard with an exterior fireplace and private office is a perfect place to read with a cup of coffee.

On the primary level of the home are three additional bedrooms, a laundry room, two additional full baths and a three-car garage. Lovely Spanish tiles detail the stairway leading up one level to reveal a hidden six-seat theatre and additional storage. The basement consists of a custom collectors wine cellar.

Extensive exterior courtyards and the outdoor lanai lead to the oversized great room with large fireplace, and a uniquely designed summer kitchen with grill and an indoor-outdoor dining bar, perfect for year round entertaining. A designated gym with full bath is also an optional 5th bedroom.  Further outside find a large spa, conversation fire pit and ample room for a pool.

The Smart Home system throughout is interfaced with an iPad control of the room by room lighting, media, audio, surround sound, heating & cooling, and the gate and garage, putting the operation of this amazing home, at your fingertips.