16230 Quemada Rd, Encino, CA 91436
Overflowing with comfortable elegance, this Country French estate was fashioned with the help of noted designer, Marsha Scully. Situated at the end of a cul-de-sac on approximately ½ acre promontory with gorgeous canyon views in the sought-after Lanai Elementary district, this expansive 4 bedroom 6 bathroom residence has been meticulously maintained. The sprawling interior is richly detailed with extensive use of decorative moldings, gleaming variable width red oak flooring, exposed beam ceilings, “Hollywood” screened French doors, and antique brass lighting fixtures. The flowing floorplan has large scale common rooms that include a sunken living room with fireplace, wine and media closet; spacious den with wet bar; formal dining room; and a fabulous gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry, cheerful breakfast room with built-in buffet, butcher block center island with prep sink, indoor grill and topline appliances that include a commercial 6 burner Wolf range with double oven and griddle. Measuring in at approximately 1800 square feet, the impressive second floor master suite enjoys a sitting area, fireplace, private balcony with verdant vista views, and dual baths with jetted tub, sauna, and walk-in closets. Ideal for entertaining, the sizeable grounds are surrounded by mature landscaping for additional privacy and feature two decks, a covered patio with ceiling fan, grassy play area, and sparkling pool/spa. Other amenities include maid’s/guest quarters, generously sized secondary bedrooms, designer finishes, skylights, plantation shutters, built-in shelving and art niches with accent lighting, central vacuum system, ample storage options, a lovely powder room with furniture grade cabinetry, and an oversized two car garage.