This highly sought-after Encinitas Ranch home is nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac location tucked away in the development. This lovely home has been meticulously maintained and offers 6 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 3,911 square feet and is situated on a pool-sized lot. Showcasing wonderful curb appeal as you approach the entry. Upon entering the home you are greeted with an open foyer, elegant rounded staircase and the spacious formal living and dining rooms with detailed crown molding. Situated just off the living room is a lovely alcove perfect for a sitting area or music area. High vaulted ceilings welcome you into the large family room. Wonderful built-ins and fireplace round out this space and lead you to the open kitchen, breakfast nook, and adjacent butler pantry. To a chef’s delight, there are double ovens, gas range, granite counters, center island, desk area and walk-in pantry. Most kitchen appliances are KitchenAid® and were replaced by sellers in 2011. Downstairs also hosts a lovely bedroom with private bath. In addition, a laundry room with lots of storage and sink. Washer and gas Dryer are included. There is natural light throughout this entire home and extremely thoughtful floor plan. Up the rounded staircase at the top of the landing are lovely built-in bookcases in addition to ample linen storage. The master retreat shares 2 walk-in closets as well as a sumptuous master bath. Large separate shower, oversized tub, his and hers sinks and a vanity area. 4 additional secondary bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms complete the upstairs. The amazing private back yard offers patio entertaining space, large grassy area, side yard for gardens, and all is beautifully landscaped. Three car attached garage (one is tandem) with overhead storage and epoxy flooring. Culligan® water softener was installed in 2007, replaced in 2017, and stays with the home. Low-flow water faucets and showerheads are included, as well as energy efficient lighting throughout. This home has a Hoover® central vacuum system, and is pre-wired for security, surround sound in FR, LR, Master and rear yard. Solar panels (owned and paid in full) were installed in 2014. This beautiful property is located near Encinitas Ranch Golf Course, and just minutes from the beach, upscale shopping, restaurants, award winning schools, Quail Botanical Gardens, dedicated hiking trails, children’s park, famous Pacific Coast Highway 101 and I-5 freeway for easy access north and south.