Exceptional custom features are evident throughout this refined smart-house residence, one of just thirteen homes located behind the impressive gates of The River Estates in Rancho Santa Fe. Superior finishes and sophisticated materials differentiate this stunning five-bedroom estate from the ordinary. Special features include radius walls, hand-carved crown molding, custom fireplaces, fine cabinetry, hand-wrought iron, and exotic slabs of onyx, granite and travertine. The functional open floorplan consists of an informal great room with a two-sided stone fireplace that opens to a separate bar and game room; formal living and dining rooms that provide a serene ambiance; and a professionally equipped open kitchen that is ideal for entertaining. The wood-paneled office, with large fireplace and handsome box-beam ceiling, opens to a private patio. On the main level, the private master-bedroom retreat has its own fireplace, large customized closets with built-in dressers, and a resort-like master bathroom with spa tub, steam shower, sauna and furniture-quality cabinetry. The auxiliary main-floor bedroom has been converted to a home theater featuring state-of-the-art components that could easily be converted back to a second bedroom. Three oversized bedroom suites on the upper level are complete with unique baths and generous walk-in closets. The outdoors provides ample room for extensive entertaining and boasts a cooking station with pizza oven and BBQ, a resort-inspired pool and spa with slide and two waterfalls, and a separate air-conditioned studio apartment or spacious pool house with kitchen and bath, all surrounded by a lush lawn and exquisite landscaping complete with majestic palms. An attached four-car garage provides ample parking and storage. Ideally located in Rancho Santa Fe with convenient proximity to local schools, shopping, freeways and beaches, this spectacular custom estate will captivate, inspire and delight.