Majestic 8 bd Castle Atop Hills of Encino w/ Panoramic City Views! (not in MLS)
A gated, private driveway off a cul-de-sac leads to a majestic castle atop the hills of Encino offering utmost seclusion and luxury living. The spacious quintessential Southern Cali dream home offers 9,424 sq ft of opulence built in 2001 and extensively remodeled in 2013 on a whopping 5+ acre lot. A spacious foyer with climactic double ceilings and double staircase makes a grand entrance to this home and sets the tone throughout. The elegant formal living room boasts dramatic floor to ceilings windows with 2- story ceilings that peer out to the breathtaking city views and a fireplace making it one of numerous spaces for small gatherings and large soirees. The Gourmet chef’s is equipped with commercial grade stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry and a wine cellar ideal for the wine connoisseur or casual consumer. The grandiose formal dining room is the classic backdrop for dinner parties and a family room with direct access to the backyard and ample windows showcasing the view is great for lounging. Every conceivable amenity is offered with two separate guest quarters each with their own bath, screening room/ theater, wood paneled library/study with fireplace, gym, panic room, laundry room and huge finished attic and elevator for comfortable living. A lavish master suite boats Cathedral beamed ceilings, separate sitting area with fireplace to cozy up to, master bath reminiscent of a spa adorned with oversized tub, sauna, steam shower, double vanity all leading to a deck with panoramic views of the city. A resort-style backyard with space for large scale entertaining features mosaic pool, spa, waterfalls, fountain, fire pit, gazebo, exterior bath and kitchen with outdoor built-in barbeque, covered patios for guest accommodations are punctuated by panoramic city views. Other features include: 4 car garage, walk in closets, recessed lights, led lights, wet bar, surround sound and security system. Located in the highly desired and acclaimed Lanai Elementary.