Located on a quiet cul de sac in the gated Ruby Hill Community, this Mediterranean estate has everything you’re looking for. With 5 bedrooms, 6 ½ bathrooms (including a full pool bath), a spectacular and dramatic entry, an updated gourmet kitchen and family room/great room, a main floor theater and guest suite… and a resort-like backyard with a pizza oven, pool and hot tub and views that go on forever.
Perfectly situated on a premium lot in the golf course community surrounding the Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course, the elegant home has so many high-end features and finishes. The entry features travertine flooring, a dramatic sweeping staircase and opens to the formal living and dining rooms with Brazilian cherry flooring and custom millwork including crown molding and wainscoting. The living room includes a cast-stone gas log fireplace and the dining room is perfect for large dinner parties. The butler’s panty connects the dining room and kitchen and features a granite counter with sink, storage, a wine refrigerator and dishwasher drawers. The temperature-controlled wine closet adjoins the dining room and provides an elegant way to store and present wine.
The gourmet kitchen was updated and features leather-textured granite counters, custom backsplash, 2 center islands, extensive storage, stainless steel appliances, including a 6 burner Wolf gas range with a double oven, a microwave, a cast-stone updraft vent, a built-in SubZero refrigerator and refrigerator drawers. The kitchen overlooks the nook with its French doors to the backyard and the spacious family room, which also overlooks the backyard. The large walk-in pantry is amazing.
Also, on the main floor are the formal office with extensive storage and closet, as well as French doors to a private patio. Other rooms include a guest suite with access to the backyard, the 8-seat theater with a “daylight” projector, large screen and audio-visual systems, the full “swim bath,” and the custom stone-paneled powder room.
The master bedroom suite has wonderful views, a retreat off the master bedroom with a double-sided fireplace, a balcony with awesome views and an opulent master bath, with stone floors and counters, dual vanities, a jetted tub, an oversized shower and a tremendous walk-in closet with cedar floors and extensive storage. The master includes a private alcove with a refrigerator, sink and built-in storage. The other 3 bedrooms have their own baths with stone counters and floors, and the laundry room includes built-in storage with stone counters.
The resort-like backyard has been updated and includes a pebble-tech saltwater pool and hot-tub with waterfalls, an outdoor kitchen, including a wood-burning pizza oven and a 2-way gas and wood-burning fireplace. The fenced yard has gorgeous professionally-designed landscaping, is private and has lots of room for entertaining and for play. The views make it an oasis!
The 4-car garage has built-in storage and open to a large driveway with extensive parking.
Additional features include:
Central vacuum system
Extensive storage in built-ins and closets
Cement tile roof
Custom millwork throughout, including wainscoting and crown molding
Ruby Hill is a gated community that includes a Jack Nicklaus-designed championship golf course, as well as community amenities which include the community center, swimming pool and kiddy pool, tennis courts, soccer fields, picnic grounds, basketball courts and a playground. Ruby Hill HOA is $215 per month and covers common area maintenance and manned security gates.