Settled on a bluff overlooking the 5 th hole and 6 th tee of Talega of San Clemente’s championship golf course, this exceptional estate captures the romance of authentic Santa Barbara Spanish style and enhances it with a host of luxurious upgrades. Impressively sized at approximately 5,484 square feet, the 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath design reveals an entry of travertine, pavers, and inlaid Spanish tiles that extends throughout the exterior through to an alder wood door that reveals a foyer with a vaulted ceiling. A handcrafted floor with an inlaid stone mosaic greets the eye and opens up to a home office with custom built-in units. Handscraped hardwood floors, designer carpet, custom lighting, bold archways, whole-house audio, handsome fireplaces, ceiling fans, crown molding, and unique ceiling treatments enrich living areas that showcase a formal living room, formal dining room, main floor ensuite bedroom, and living room as well as game room with stone laid fireplaces, custom built-in entertainment centers, and wet bar with GE Monogram wine fridge. Centered around a large island, the kitchen offers upgraded granite countertops, custom cabinets, built-in Subzero refrigerator and upgraded stainless steel Thermador appliances, walk-in pantry, morning room with desk and inlaid Spanish-tile floor that opens up to a breakfast nook with vaulted ceilings. Atop a grand carpeted and hardwood staircase with custom banister awaits three exquisitely-appointed ensuite bedrooms and bonus room with further views, custom built-in’s and cabinetry. A sumptuous master suite is warmed by a travertine fireplace and features an oversized picture window with golf course views, private balcony, oversized jetted tub, oversized shower with glass block enclosure, ceramic tile countertops, stone floors, and dual walk-in closets with custom wardrobe systems and mirrored doors. Further refinements include a split 3-car garage with hand-distressed cedar doors and custom cabinetry, an oversized laundry room with sink and cabinets, and 3-zone HVAC system. Grounds are accented by a front fountain, loggia with ceiling fans, built-in BBQ island with draft tower and bar seating, custom outdoor fire pit of flagstone, and lush landscaping.