16658 Adlon Rd, Encino
A stunning example of an Urban Farmhouse, this new 5 bedroom 6.5 bath smart home with detached pool house is located on a sweeping corner lot in the Lanai School District. Situated behind privacy hedges and gates, this sophisticated two-story home masterfully combines a traditional setting with upscale contemporary styling. Dark hardware blends with crisp white walls creating a striking contrast which is further enhanced by Cedar and White Oak accents. A massive 5×10 solid wood door welcomes guests to a sizeable open floorplan highlighted by superb craftsmanship, designer architectural elements, custom lighting, wood floors, soaring ceilings, linear vents, and bi-fold French doors that produce an amazing flow for year-round entertaining. Common rooms include a banquet sized formal dining room with wine storage, an in-home theatre with wetbar, beverage refrigerator and 110 inch screen, a wonderful family room with custom tiled fireplace, and a gorgeous gourmet kitchen which features an oversized stone island with prep-sink and double breakfast bar, custom cabinetry, a walk-in pantry, pot-filler and professional appliances by Thermador that include a 6 burner range with griddle and double oven, microwave, dishwasher, and a wine cooler flanked by a built-in refrigerator and freezer. The refined elegance continues upstairs where a large landing offers a built-in study, and three generously sized ensuite bedrooms with soaring ceilings, two which share a balcony. Completing the second floor is the spectacular master suite which features a private balcony with neighborhood and treetop views, a custom glass fireplace, professionally organized peninsula styled walk-in closet and a spa quality bath with an oversized vanity with dressing table, a dramatic freestanding spoon tub, and a two-person multi-head steam shower. Designed to take advantage of an outdoor California lifestyle, the landscaped grounds feature a lovely lanai with fireplace, an outdoor kitchen, detached pool house/guest suite with bathroom, and a sparkling pool/spa with water feature and Baja shelf. Additional amenities include ensuite office/guest quarters with secondary pool access to the bathroom, a Crestron system, surround sound, video surveillance, numerous built-ins, Cedar eaves, and phenomenal curb appeal.