Stunning single story south of the Blvd in a private gated community with only 5 homes, an oasis hidden behind the Encino Commons. Amazing landscaping and curved walkway lead to the dramatic entrance. The ornate front door with wrought iron and operable glass panel opens to the massive living & formal dining area with Brazilian Walnut solid wood floor, honed marble surround fireplace, arched casement windows & dual French doors off the dining area that open to the backyard. Elegant custom windows & doors throughout and the home is open and airy with an abundance of natural light. The spacious kitchen features French terra-cotta floors, soft closing cabinetry and drawers, Caesar stone countertops & backsplash, stainless steel appliances, including a 6-burner, gas Viking stove with double oven & a bright breakfast nook with picture window overlooking the parklike backyard. A dedicated laundry & storage room is just off the kitchen. (You will find a second laundry area in the 2-car, attached garage.) Enjoy family time or entertain in the sprawling family room with its entertainment center and additional dual set of French doors leading out to the patio. Stylish powder bath for guests. All bedrooms offer en-suite bathrooms & ample closet space. The large master bedroom includes a huge walk-in closet, French doors that open to the backyard & spa-like en-suite bathroom with jetted soaking tub, separate shower & dual sinks. Enjoy the outdoors in the expansive backyard on this approx. ½ acre flat lot with ample lush lawn, sparkling pool highlighted by a wraparound, travertine patio complete with an outdoor kitchen & resort like gazebo. Enjoy privacy with mature trees & beautiful landscaping that includes flowering plants & fruit trees (orange, peach, pink guava, grapefruit, pummelo, lemon & pomegranate). The home also has all copper plumbing and gutters, custom doors imported from France & dual HVAC. Excellent location, easy access to freeways and a walking distance to shopping, dining & entertainment on trendy Ventura Blvd.