Sprawling single-level Mediterranean gated estate located in Rancho Santa Fe's prestigious Covenant. Perfectly situated to take in the expansive views on a private elevated 3-acre lot, this home was designed magnificently by renowned architect Dena Gillespie. From the moment you walk through the grand entrance, you are welcomed by stunning views, which continue to greet you as you move throughout.This gorgeous residence offers incredible craftsmanship and elegant custom details including voluminous ceilings, parquet and stone flooring, artful stained glass windows, French paned windows, and more. The impeccable resort-like grounds feature a pool, spa along with lush mature landscaping, tall palms, and a citrus grove. This outdoor oasis also boasts a 2 bedroom, 3 bathroom guest house and there is plenty of room for horses. The grand entrance with custom double doors opens to a spacious foyer and formal living room overlooking the impeccable resort-like grounds. The wood paneled library features parquet floors, authentic hand-made finishes, vaulted ceilings, bar area, fireplace and french doors leading to the backyard oasis. Formal dining room sits adjacent to the large gourmet kitchen with Viking range, dual ovens, commercial grade refrigeration, large kitchen island, turreted breakfast nook and sunroom. Master bedroom retreat is complete with french doors, fireplace, two separate bathrooms with a steam shower, jacuzzi tub and cedar lined closets. There are three additional bedroom suites in the main residence. The home captures nice westerly breezes flowing from the ocean. Enjoy nearby access to miles and miles of beautiful hiking/walking and horse trails, equestrian facilities, golf courses, 5 star resorts, and a private lake for residents to enjoy. Close to the village of Rancho Santa Fe.