Welcome to the most luxurious Santee residence on the market. Perched nearly 1,000 feet above sea level, this highly upgraded Sky Ranch estate offers expansive city and mountain views from multiple angles throughout the property. Built in 2009 and meticulously maintained and customized with no detail left untouched. Unparalleled in size, this home boasts 4,386 square feet, 5 bedrooms plus separate casita, and 4 and a half baths.
Designed with sustainability in mind, you’ll find numerous energy efficient features including drought tolerant landscaping, dual-pane windows, hot water re-circulation system, dual-zone heating and air conditioning and whole-house solar power system allowing the home to run year-round off the grid. Depending on usage you might even get a check back each year! True to it’s Spanish-style design, the exterior entry greets you with Spanish Talavera inset tiles and a grand 8-foot custom iron gate leading you to the beautiful Spanish fountain which fully complements the tropical setting.
Upon entering this impressive home, you’ll see the grandeur and attention-to-detail apparent in every upgrade. The formal entryway welcomes you to the open and bright floor plan loaded with natural light (40+ windows in all). Continue on to find hardwood and tile flooring throughout, 9 foot ceilings, 2 gas fireplaces, custom paint, and a movie and game room. The entertainer’s kitchen comes with all the bells and whistles including GE stainless steel appliances, a 5-burner gas stove, granite countertops and backsplash, separate butler and walk-in pantries, maple cabinetry and recessed lighting. For convenience and aesthetic, the dishwasher, oven, microwave, and dual-sink rest in the vast granite island. Directly off the kitchen you’ll find the formal dining and living rooms and family room that is pre-wired for surround sound. Breathtaking city views greet you from the kitchen, dining, and family rooms. The attached Casita comes with its own full bath and separate entry. AT&T U-Verse offers fiber optics phone & data services.
The beautiful bamboo wood stairs lead to the second floor with bamboo flooring continuing through the hallways. Each bedroom is outfitted with brand new carpet, upgraded padding and ceiling fans. Two of the bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bathroom while the other two are separate by a convenient second floor laundry room with tile floors and built-in cabinets. The extravagant and private master bedroom features expansive mountain views, an oversized walk-in closet, dual vanities and separate make-up counter.
With flexibility in mind, the 4-car garage is separated into adjoining garages with separate entrances. Combined they are fully equipped with built-in overhead storage, an electric ceiling hoist system, epoxied floors, a workbench and pegboard, and 75 gallon gas water heater.
As one would expect, the lavish backyard matches this home’s interior in both detail and luxury. Custom-made for entertaining, this backyard features a covered patio with Saltillo and Talavera tile flooring, a 3-burner stainless steel BBQ and bar with built-in Spanish Talavera sink, mini-fridge, umbrella, and glass rock gas fire pit. A mix of pavers surround the below ground salt-water pool and spa with flagstone spillway overflow. The pool and spa can be controlled wirelessly while relaxing nearby. The variable speed pool pump ensures maximum performance yet minimal energy consumption and the pool has enough southern facing solar panels to ensure year round use and can be heated by solar or the gas heater. At the side yard you’ll find a two-story dog house and a custom iron double entry gate that enables you to fence in your pets when entertaining.
For questions, or to schedule a showing, please contact Jessica Ricter at 619-373-2856
Disclaimer: Property information deemed to be current and reliable, but is not guaranteed and is subject to change without notice. Buyer to verify all information prior to close of escrow. Listed by Lisa & Jason Hall, brokered by RE/MAX Associates. CalBRE#’s: 01975697 & 01079686