This 5 bedroom 4.5 bathroom home epitomizes luxury, sitting on an expansive 1.4 acre lot at end of a cul-de-sac. The open floor plan invites the outdoors in, with panoramic sliding doors leading to a center courtyard and covered California room. 1st floor features the master bedroom as well as a next gen suite with separate entry. Upstairs are 3 spacious secondary bedrooms and large loft. Outdoor space features beautiful landscaping, fireplace, saltwater pool, spa and water feature, as well as outdoor barbecue area. Home has solar. This home is located in the gated, shelter in place community of The Lakes. The single family homes are situated on large lots and enjoy beautiful views and numerous walking trails in the open space. This particular home has a hillside on the south side that ensures privacy. The highly desirable next gen suite has a private entrance that includes a bedroom, living space, stack able washer/dryer, and kitchenette. Beautiful oil finished hardwood flooring throughout most of the home including the entire second floor, adds to the lightness and warmth of the home. Storage is not an issue with a 4 car garage, 3 attached and 1 single car garage. The single car garage can be used as a workshop, workout space, craft room-whatever you desire. The outdoor space features beautiful landscaping, a custom covered dining/sitting area with fireplace, pool, spa, elevated deck with fire pit area, fountain, water feature, as well as an outdoor kitchen. The lot is so large, you can plant your own vineyard on the south side or set up a sitting area with 360 views at the top of hillside! Other features of the home include leased solar system, solar pool heating, infrared sauna, and a whole house water filtration system. Services such as grocery shopping, restaurants, gyms, coffee shops and medical offices are within 1 mile of your home. You will be in the award-winning Poway Unified School District zoned for Del Norte High School. Beautiful north coastal beaches such as Del Mar and Torrey Pines are a short 12 miles away. Easy access to the freeways with the 15 only a few miles away.