Life is grand in this palatial 5 bedroom, 4 bath home on a double cul-de-sac in Carmel Valley! Set on a beautiful corner lot with lush foliage, enter through the home’s distinctive turret to a tiled foyer met by a striking spiral staircase with a maple balustrade that extends along an upper story catwalk. Continue past a white decorative column into the formal living room that is warm and inviting with plush carpeting and fireplace. The adjacent formal dining area is an elegant backdrop for gracious entertaining. Special features appear throughout the home, including Ethernet connection in every room, designer wall colors, crown moldings and plantation shutters.
The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s delight with beautiful maple cabinetry and granite countertops, including a center island for additional storage and work/serving space. Sleek stainless steel appliances and range hood gleam amid recessed lighting and a wash of natural light from large windows and French doors that lead to the rear patio.
The adjoining family room is an open and inviting space to relax and play, with ceiling fan and fabulous built-in maple entertainment center/shelving flanking a marble-faced fireplace. Family and friends can flow easily to the kitchen and patio.
A covered patio supported by classical pillars is a shady spot from which to enjoy the luxuriant greenery that surrounds the yard amid raised planters. A flagstone path leads to a charming wall fountain nearby. Paved patio extends the length of the house, offering plenty of space for grilling and seating.
Upstairs is a cozy loft set in the home’s turret and featuring numerous windows, recessed lighting and ceiling fan. This is a great space for a home office, playroom, gym or second family room. Three spacious secondary bedrooms are also located on the upper floor, and each features large windows, crown moldings and ceiling fans. Two full baths are also upstairs; the larger includes Jack-and-Jill vanity and tub/shower combo.
The expansive and well-appointed master suite is a lavish retreat from the world and showcases numerous unique features: recessed ceiling with fan; romantic fireplace; arched doorway to leading to an outsized, dual-entry walk-in closet and a sumptuous bath with vaulted ceiling; large windows; dual, granite-topped vanities; raised Jacuzzi tub; and travertine, glass-enclosed shower.