Entertainer’s North Ranch estate
Set back from the street on an intimate cul de sac in this upscale North Ranch neighborhood surrounded by protected open space, this exceptional residence with private entertainer’s backyard has it all, along with award-winning schools, the renowned North Ranch country club and hiking trails to explore. The immaculate backyard is ideal for entertaining and relaxing in the multiple gathering spaces, not to mention the open and fluid floorplan inside the home.
Set back on intimate cul-de-sac
Pass through two beautiful mature trees down the extended driveway to this magnificent home set back from an intimate cul de sac. At night, landscape lighting illuminates both the low-lying plantings and majestic trees. The separate third car garage can easily become the perfect workshop or storage area. Drought tolerant landscaping along a pathway leads to a pergola and eventually to the front door. The spacious open foyer opens to the living rooms in every direction, while a carpeted staircase leads to the upstairs bedrooms. Gorgeous neutral stone flooring and a high ceiling with accent windows on the walls are distinctive characteristics of this open space.
Impressive living room
The living room situated to the left of the foyer features a fireplace and rich hardwood floors. Soaring ceilings and white walls add to airy qualities to the room. The focal point of the room consists of french doors in a recessed space surrounded by a half moon window and sidelights, which open to the front yard. The family room adjacent to the kitchen and breakfast nook is ideal for versatile entertaining options with the spacious bar counter for guest seating or buffet set up, and easy access to backyard through french doors. The room also features soaring ceilings open to the upstairs and built-in cabinets and display shelves surrounding the raised stone hearth and fireplace.
Open floorplan with dining options
The clean look of the kitchen features white paneled wood cabinets, white solid surface counters, stainless appliances, dark parquet wood flooring and recessed lighting. Seamless entertaining is effortless in this fluid floorplan with bar situated between the kitchen and family room. Whether set up for table seating for four or presenting a sumptuous meal buffet-style, the bar area and its surrounding spaces are sure to be a welcoming gathering spot. An octagon-shaped breakfast nook between the kitchen and family room looks out onto the swimming pool in the backyard.
Master bedroom with luxurious bath
The master bedroom suite features two separate walk-in closets, neutral carpeting, cathedral ceiling, and white walls. The bathroom features dual sinks and walk-in frameless shower. The focal point of the room is an oval-shaped bathtub with cathedral ceiling with wood paneling overhead. Neutral tones and smooth surface materials provide a tranquil and luxurious spa-like ambience. The bedroom also opens to a quaint balcony overlooking the backyard. Down the hallway from the master bedroom is an added room with options for any use, including craft room, office, gym or sitting room. The windows surrounding this octagon-shaped room allow natural light to stream through this tranquil retreat.
Guest rooms and baths
All secondary bedrooms feature neutral colored carpeting and white walls. Three secondary bedrooms are located upstairs and share a bathroom with dual sinks with granite counters and white tile wainscoting. The downstairs bedroom features both an adjoining bathroom with light wood paneling on one wall and shower. In addition, a bonus storage room is accessible from the bedroom. An added plus is an access door to the backyard from the bedroom. The powder room is conveniently located in the center of the downstairs near the foyer.
Entertaining in private backyard
The private backyard of this fine residence is picture perfect for entertaining and recreation. Before or after a sumptuous meal created in the built-in barbecue, take a swim in the sparkling pool, unwind in the adjacent hot tub, then relax in the covered cabana with recessed lights and built-in seating. A spacious covered patio with recessed lighting and stone tile is situated just outside the family room and accessed by french doors. A second patio area is located through a sliding door from the dining room.