Classic grand architecture in Encinos coveted Rancho Estates. Gated and supremely private, this impressive estate is tucked away on a quiet cul-de-sac.The flexible floorplan has generous scaled rooms discreetly positioned for formal entertaining and privacy. The gorgeous sleek gray-washed wide plank wood flooring blends beautifully with the natural stone. A decorators dream - the tall walls and wide open spaces present exciting opportunity for dynamic design. Soaring high-beamed ceilings in the entry with skylights allow voluminous natural light. Large-scale Living room anchored by a stately limestone fireplace is surrounded by walls of windows. Hang-out at the cool Bar, or take the party out thru the multiple French doors to covered patios to continue the party with more intimate moments. The huge center island and large long breakfast table is the heartbeat of this warm, inviting home. Dual sinks, double ovens, professional stainless steel appliances all make it a delight to cook. Butlers kitchen easily enables entertaining large-scale family events with extra appliances for staff. The separate over-sized laundry & pantry is a true luxury. The voluminous formal dining room overlooks an expansive grassy yard, and adjacent charming patio that evokes the finest restaurants - the sparkling fountain and twinkling cafe lights are truly special. Invite 12 friends over to screen movies or sports in the Movie Theater with its high ceiling makes watching anything a true delight. Downstairs Pool house room is great for entertaining and relaxing, but also a great guest suite or creative space. Main level has three en-suite bedrooms, each prettier than the next. The lovely downstairs Owners Suite enjoys huge walk-in closet spaces that feel like a bespoke retail boutique, a relaxing spa-like bathroom, and an adjacent room for a home gym or additional home office. Lose yourself amidst the total privacy of the lush grounds. Vast space around the pool allow a fire-pit, multiple lounge areas, as well as a basketball court tucked away from it all. Your own 5-star private resort.