Located in the highly sought after enclave of LaCosta, a private gated community with eight custom homes, this gem is found in the generous corner lot nestled in the far end of the cul-de-sac. Built in 2006, this immaculate residence includes four large bedrooms, three upstairs and the grand master bedroom downstairs, plus three full and one half baths. The downstairs features an entrance foyer, an elegant living room that connects to the back gardens, a formal dining room, generous family room that opens to a spacious covered terrace and swimming pool, the master bedroom and bath which overlook an elegant row of coconut trees, an open kitchen and pantry, guest bathroom and laundry room. A dozen French doors connect the living room, family room, kitchen and master suite to the pool
and gardens. Upstairs includes three bedrooms; two connected by a full bathroom and the third a junior master bedroom with an un suite bath and large balcony. Outdoors is a lush tranquil retreat with multiple lounging areas, a covered outdoor dining area, an expansive terrace overlooking a generous pool. The expansive driveway provides onsite parking for up to four cars and finished two car garage has extended length offering extra storage under the stairway. The home was designed and built by the original owners with particular attention to detail. This spacious 2750 square foot dream home offers the finest in beautiful, private and refined living.
After arriving through the carefully manicured front lawn and pathway to this gracious Mediterranean Revival home, enter the gated walled courtyard where a intimate sanctuary greets guests and serves as a lovely spot for morning coffee or sunset drinks. Pass under a vine covered arched doorway with pecky cypress front door and ceiling into the eleven foot foyer with pine ceiling and Design within Reach light fixture. The large foyer windows offer a spectacular view of the sparking blue pool as an immediate welcome.
The gracious Hacienda-style layout opens to a private living room to the left where eight foot French doors, 3 six-foot tall windows, eleven foot ceilings, surround sound speakers, a Foscarini lighting fixture and beautiful Maple hardwood floors provide an elegant atmosphere to entertain and enjoy the beautiful pool and mature gardens beyond.
To the right of the foyer, enter the expansive dining room where easily 18 can be seated for dinner parties or large family gatherings. Large walls bathed in light offer an elegant gallery like setting. A George Nelson bubble lamp is the focal point to the space where eight-foot French doors open out to the front open-air courtyard for additional entertaining and indoor-outdoor living at its best.
Beyond the dining room is the large chef's kitchen that provides easy access to dining without full view. This designer kitchen features two walls of solid wood floor to ceiling cabinetry with expansive storage, including an oversized pantry, large top opening drawers and open shelves for display. Maple hardwood floors, high-end appliances including top of the line silent stainless Thermador dishwasher, Thermador gas cooktop and Bosch ventilation hood. Gorgeous Calcutta marble on backsplash and double sized island, built in glass front book shelves, a Design within Reach light fixture over the double sink in island plus designer faucet and additional high hat lighting make cooking in this kitchen a culinary dream. An additional floor to ceiling pantry/storage is located just before a separate laundry room with utility sink, ample Maple cabinetry, washer & dryer and Saturnia marble flooring.
The kitchen opens into the large family room, a bright airy room with three sets of eight-foot French doors, surround sound speakers, views of the pool and an enormous covered terrace for large scale outdoor entertaining. The MOMA designer light fixture is a focal point of this room with bookcases built into the backside of the island seen from the family room. Lots of wall space for entertainment centers and art and Maple hardwood floors.
Throughout the home, newly painted with top of the line Benjamin Moore White Sand lends itself to clean lines and a fresh backdrop to any style dÃ©cor.
But, a POP of Moroccan color is the surprise in the Cabana bath off the family room featuring an 8' French door and Maple floor leading out to the patio/pool.
Easily accessible just beyond the family room, is the large downstairs master suite with Maple hardwood floors, eight-foot French doors leading to the terrace and back garden. A large walk in closet and beautiful light filled master bath with Roman soaking tub and oversized floor to ceiling tiled shower, double sinks, Maple cabinets, crystal chandelier and Saturnia marble floor.
The expansive outdoor terrace features an elegant wood clad ceiling, surround sound speakers, outdoor lighting and neutral pavers throughout the terrace extending around the pool perfect for alfresco dining, intimate barbeques or large cocktail parties. The landscape was designed with mature Florida native and exotic specimens including bottle palms, triple Alexander palms, a mature canopied Laurel Oak, a series of giant Maypan and Malayan Coconut Palms, a show-stopping triple Hawaiian Screw Pine and dozens of multiple truncated Areca palms all planted to provide the absolute privacy throughout this enormous, fully fenced and hedged with an unusual amount of room for leisure and play. Lush Zoysia grass by the pool completes the have to see landscape of this home. It feels like vacation year round.
The upstairs floor opens up to a second Master suite with eight-foot French doors leading out to a lovely balcony overlooking the front landscape and canopy of trees.
This room features a large walk in closet, windows on three sides, surround sound speakers and 2 Ingo Maurer hanging lights. The master bath has double sinks, a shower and tub and Maple cabinets.
There are two additional bedrooms, a Jack and Jill bathroom between with Design within Reach lighting, access to the balcony through an eight-foot French door and large closets and a separate linen closet in the hallway.
The fourth bedroom is perfectly suited for a studio, office or bedroom and features an extra sink and vanity area with cabinetry.