Casa de los Encinos
Casa de los Encinos is a spectacular Hacienda style estate located in the exclusive, gated community of Rancho Matilija. The property is walled and gated for maximum privacy/security and the main dwelling is positioned toward the front of the property to make full use of the 2.35 verdant, landscaped acres. One of only 3 properties in the community with permission to have a wall around the perimeter, it includes a fruit orchard with 20+ trees and a private well for irrigation. The main house has spectacular beamed ceilings in every room. There is a grand foyer that opens to a formal dining room to the left and a sitting room with a fireplace to the right. The open-concept, gourmet kitchen has Wolf appliances, an indoor barbeque and a walk-in pantry. The adjoining great room, which overlooks the pastoral setting, has a fireplace and a bar with wine storage. The primary suite includes a covered patio, a fireplace and two-walk in closets. It overlooks an oak grove and has a view of the Topa Topa Mountains. Its 400 sqft bath includes a sauna, a steam shower, a jetted tub with color light therapy, heated floors and an outdoor patio with an outdoor shower. Adjacent to the primary bedroom is an office with built in desks and cabinets. Two bedrooms on the south wing of the home share a Jack and Jill bathroom and a 4th bedroom with en suite bath currently functions as a gym. The oversized four-car garage has an upstairs bedroom, bath and a first-class home theater with a separate entrance. The theater includes a refrigerator, built in Miele coffee maker and sink. The house is wired for high speed internet and has a security system. The property includes a 2br/2ba guest house with a full kitchen and fireplace. The pool/jacuzzi area has a fire pit, a covered patio and a cabana with a sink, a refrigerator and a freestanding BBQ. This uniquely beautiful property feels like a personal resort, conducive to both relaxing and entertaining.