Santa Barbara-inspired custom estate boasts 5 bedrooms and a large bonus room with approximately 5300 sq. ft and is perched on a west-facing hilltop in the gated enclave of Covenant Hills. Charming gated courtyard entry with bubbling fountain and fireplace create a stately entrance to this stunning home. Casual elegance abounds with soaring ceilings, plaster walls, and an open concept great room with fireplace, inlaid wood ceiling, and expansive bi-fold doors to the covered dining area. The light-filled chef’s kitchen features Thermador appliances, quartz countertops, a walk-in pantry, and a large dining area to enjoy the view. An entertainer’s butler’s pantry joins the formal dining room featuring bi-fold doors to the courtyard. The floor plan includes 3 bedrooms on the main level each with its own ensuite bathroom with RH vanities and designer finishes. One of the bedrooms has a vaulted wood beamed ceiling and French doors creating a perfect home office. Gorgeous hardwood floors continue upstairs to the primary bedroom with fabulous sunset views from the 3 sets of French doors. Step outside to enjoy the evening sky on the expansive covered balcony. The stunning bath includes a gorgeous tile floor, dual custom vanities, a soaking tub, a custom closet, and a steam shower. The second level also includes a spacious secondary bedroom with a bathroom and walk-in closet; along with a generously sized bonus/media room and half bath that can all be accessed as well from the courtyard staircase. A three-car garage, solar, 2 tankless water heaters, a soft water system, and integrated speakers are some of the additional features. Soak up the amazing sunsets in your private backyard with panoramic views or enjoy all the Ladera Ranch amenities including parks, sports courts, hiking trails, and community events year-round.