33 Calle Careyes, San Clemente
Unlock the doors to regal proportions and custom upgrades by claiming this exquisite home overlooking the Fred Couples “Signature” championship golf course. Step into beautifully staged views of the pool and spa, lush fairways and greens and valley ocean vistas. Encompassing approximately 4,656 square feet, this residence brilliantly blends the warmth of a grand Monterey estate with the grace of a classic Spanish villa, rendering a custom-caliber home within Talega’s exclusive, gated community of Careyes. Modern amenities and cultured stylings combine for a refined ambiance. No expense has been spared within the generously proportioned 2-level design with a separate single story casita. The eye alights upon custom features throughout, most notably in Richard Marshall walnut flooring, custom stone, granite and ceramic surfaces, stylish archways, recessed lighting, specialty light fixtures, vaulted and heavy wood beamed ceilings, custom window coverings, a gas burning fireplace with cast surround, and French doors leading to the exterior entryway and patios. The design of the home is highlighted by a neutral palette and views of the exquisite al fresco living spaces at every turn. Beyond an alder wood entry door lies an artful design of 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, plus a den and bonus room, and boasting a luxe owner’s suite with stunning views. Large gatherings are comfortably accommodated in a formal dining room, from a world-class great room with an oversized fireplace and featuring a full surround sound system. A chef’s kitchen hosts a large island with bar seating, extensive cabinetry, an oversized walk-in pantry, granite countertops, and a full set of professional-grade, stainless steel Thermador appliances. Enjoy gourmet cooking with access to a 6-burner cooktop and griddle, dual ovens, a microwave, warming drawer, refrigerator and dishwasher. French doors lead from the breakfast nook to a full entertainer’s yard. A grand staircase leads to a bonus room, custom built-in’s, and two large secondary bedrooms with thoughtfully appointed ensuite baths and walk-in closets. The opulent owner’s suite with panoramic golf course views features dual vanities, a dressing area, spa-like soaking tub, large shower and oversized walk-in closet with a built-in organizing system. Storage is abundantly located throughout the home. A single story casita features a separate guest suite with contemporary faux wood tile flooring off the interior courtyard and elegant front porch. Further refinements include a 3-car tandem garage with epoxy coated floors and built-in storage as well as a zoned HVAC system. A stone terrace hosts an interior courtyard with a fountain feature and outdoor fireplace, then wraps around to the backyard with a wood beamed cabana with large outdoor fireplace, and stone island with a stainless-steel BBQ and bar seating. Throughout the day, from sunrise to sunset, the perfect sun exposure provides warmth to the custom pool and spa. Enjoy tranquil water features that create a relaxing oasis akin to a private resort. Give in to the allure of this elegant residence, nestled into the prestigious Talega golf community.