Sequestered behind an ornate entry gate at the top of a gorgeous cul-de-sac in Rancho Del Mar, this exquisite 1-level custom estate is encompassed by an all-useable homesite of 1.32 acres. The open and airy residence, which was extensively remodeled in 2009, is impressively sized at approximately 4,929 square feet and offers 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a formal foyer with custom wrought-iron and glass entry doors, travertine and hardwood flooring throughout, volume ceilings, custom lighting, stylish window treatments, handsome custom cabinetry, and formal living and dining rooms with distinctive masonry fireplaces. Fully appointed, a beautiful kitchen opens to the inviting family room and is highlighted by granite countertops, antiqued white cabinetry, top-grade appliances, and an island with bar seating. The dedicated office and a master suite with fireplace, lavish walk-in closet and luxurious bath are ideally positioned for maximum privacy. Private resort-caliber grounds showcase a large pool and spa with water slide and travertine decking. Enjoy waterfalls, pebble-finished patios for socializing and relaxing by an outdoor fireplace, a built-in BBQ station, and a meandering lawn for play. Additional amenities include a 3-car garage with large motor court and porte-cochere, a new roof with boosted Spanish tiles, Santa Barbara smooth-coat exterior stucco, a sophisticated security system with cameras, remote-operated Crestron audio/visual components, and art lighting. The estate’s rural setting is surprisingly convenient to top-rated schools, miles of sunny beaches, I-5, the Del Mar Race Track, and 5-star restaurants.