Nestled in the secluded hills of the La Cresta community, this fully-fenced, five-acre estate features a spacious two-story home with expansive views. Ideal for enjoying Southern California’s indoor/outdoor lifestyle, the estate includes a private pool and a beautiful veranda overlooking the valley and mountains. The views seem to go on forever!
The home features four bedrooms and four baths in approximately 3,370 square feet. The luxurious main floor master suite features a walk-in closet, dual-basin vanity, jetted tub, double shower, and access to the outdoors. There is also a guest bedroom and bath on the main floor, plus two more bedrooms and baths upstairs, along with a versatile loft.
At the entry, the formal foyer features a sweeping staircase and ceramic tile flooring with decorative inlays. The light and bright dining room has a deep tray ceiling finished with elegant crown molding. With its inviting, wood-burning fireplace and amazing views, the huge great room is truly the heart of the home. It encompasses the gourmet kitchen and offers direct access to the covered dining patio and adjacent built-in barbecue center, ideal for entertaining.
The chef’s dream kitchen features custom cabinetry, a large pantry, and an oversized center island/breakfast bar. Countertops are solid granite. High-quality built-in appliances include the refrigerator, five-burner cooktop, and double convection ovens.
The peaceful veranda has a timeless feel—it is the perfect place to enjoy a glass of wine and captivating sunset views. The backyard includes a large pool with a beach-style entry, an enticing spa, and a sunny pool deck, all fenced for safety.
The home features contemporary Prairie-style architecture, lovely archways, French doors and dual-pane windows, ceiling fans and recessed lighting, granite-topped vanities, and a full-size laundry room with a convenient utility sink. A central vacuum system, instant hot water and soft water systems, and central heat and air conditioning are already in place, as are energy-efficient solar panels that heat the pool and spa.
A private gate and long paved driveway lead to the estate’s four-car garage, a good-sized motor court, and low-maintenance, water-wise landscaping. The sought-after La Cresta area is known for substantial estates and fantastic custom homes, equestrian amenities, orchards, and vineyards. Biking and equestrian trails traverse the landscape.
Offered at $1,275,000.
40475 Teich Lane, Murrieta