Inspired by romantic manors that spread across the European countryside, this spectacular private estate is available on the market for the very first time. Its ridgeline perch in Rancho Santa Fe’s gated Winland Hills enclave, which is limited to just 5 residences, affords priceless 280º views that embrace astounding sunsets, the verdant golf courses at the Del Mar Country Club and Fairbanks Ranch, polo fields and city lights. First impressions are lasting thanks to a long driveway, a circular motorcourt with dramatic center fountain and 4-car garage, and stunning landscaping that beautifully embellishes terraces, patios and walkways. The 2.65-acre homesite offers ample space for a future pool, sport court, tennis and/or equestrian amenities. A grand arched entrance introduces a palatial interior that is generously proportioned at approximately 7,000 square feet on one level and features a formal entry, formal living room, a formal dining room with cabinetry for crystal storage, a handsome wood-paneled office and a 600-bottle wine cellar. Three ensuite bedrooms, 3 full baths, plus 2 half baths are displayed in the main house, and a 1,300-square-foot guest house hosts 1 bedroom, 2 baths, a living room and kitchen. Large windows frame epic views from several rooms, including a family room with a pub-style wet bar and box-beam ceiling. Professional-grade appliances, complete with a built-in Sub-Zero refrigerator and a 6-burner range with griddle and pot filler, highlight an expansive kitchen with a nook and island. On par with exclusive boutique hotels, the oversized master suite provides a sitting room, a fireside patio, 2 large walk-in closets, a jetted tub and a walk-in shower. Exceptional craftsmanship and enduring construction quality creates and pristine and refined ambiance, with 5 fireplaces, walnut parquet hardwood flooring, and luxurious wool carpet enhancing its appeal.