Large, gracious and unparalleled elegance are found on the exterior and interior of this Mediterranean house plan. The magnificent exterior façade is highlighted with smooth stucco walls, clay tile roofing, wonderful window views and abundant outdoor space in which entertaining will be both enjoyable and effortless. The interior floor plan is a series of well-designed rooms which are large, offer soaring ceiling heights and incorporate unique layouts and plenty of space to entertain and live in comfortably. Five bedrooms and seven baths are featured in approximately 7,587 square feet. There is a three car courtyard entry garage in excess of 1,000 square feet that offers plenty of vehicle and storage space. The oversized laundry room is located right inside the home for ease of clean-up and a tidy home environment. The covered main entry is a “showstopper” with its substantial columned beams and vaulted soaring entryway. Double doors offer entry into the grand foyer where there is an elegant spiral staircase and multiple points of entry across the interior. Lying just beyond the foyer is the oversized living room; perfect for entertaining, this space is comfortably large with a graceful bowed set of window views outlining the rear wall. Flanking the entrance are the equally stunning formal dining room and study with lovely overhead accented and coffered ceilings. The breakfast nook and kitchen are directly adjacent to the living space and feature a sundrenched area in which to casually dine and prepare meals. The gourmet kitchen is highlighted with a large breakfast bar, a wine closet, butler’s pantry and large food storage pantry. The family room features good space to casually relax with family, built-in cabinetry, a warming fireplace and walk-in bar. There is a covered outdoor living room connected to the family room which also features a cozy fireplace and direct access to a half bath. The second/guest bedroom is located on the main floor and features a walk-in closet and a nearby full bath. Situated diagonally on the opposite side of the home is the master suite which features an array of large well-arranged rooms for the homeowner’s comfort and pleasure. The master bedroom is highlighted with a double step trey ceiling, generous floor space and French door access onto the outdoor terrace. His and her walk-in closets are located on either side of the elegant master bath which features dual separate vanities, a separate shower, a Roman inspired spa tub, a compartmentalized toilet area and the conveniently placed exercise room lies at one end of the bathroom for easy access.
A balcony overlook is located at the top of the spiral staircase and features access to the bedrooms, baths and recreation rooms. There is a large game room for the children’s entertainment with an adjoining snack bar and nearby powder room, a theatre/media room for family fun and three bedroom suites. Off the game room, French doors open onto the covered balcony that offers good outdoor space. Bedrooms three and four are equivalent sized at 16’ x 16’ and each features a walk-in closet and private full bath. There is a covered loggia and balcony situated between the two and each suite offers private access to the outdoor space. The fifth bedroom also features a walk-in closet and a private full bath as well. This amazing Mediterranean home features a lovely exterior, great outdoor space and an abundance of interior space designed for family relaxing and entertaining.
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