18431 Tarzana Dr, Tarzana
Comfort and warmth resonate throughout this striking gated two-story Tarzana estate. Located on over 1/3 acre of private landscaped grounds, this meticulously maintained 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom residence is overflowing with a lovely whimsical elegance. Welcomed by a dramatic 2-story entry with sweeping staircase, the sprawling interior is richly detailed with the extensive use of decorative moldings, custom finishes, gleaming hardwood floors, multiple fireplaces and walls of French Doors creating an ideal flow for entertaining. Large scale common rooms include a step-down living room, formal dining room, huge den with pub styled wet bar, and a fabulous gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry, cheerful breakfast room, oversized center island with prep-sink, and topline appliances that include a SubZero and a Viking professional range. Located on the second floor, the impressive master retreat enjoys a sitting area, fireplace, private balcony with verdant vista views and a large bath with spa tub, steam shower, dual vanities with dressing table, water closet with bidet, and a professionally organized walk-in closet. Additionally, there are 3 generously sized bedrooms upstairs, a charming library and a massive secondary family/bonus room. Lush sizeable grounds reflect a relaxed California lifestyle and feature a large deck with retractable awning, manicured grassy yard, and a fenced area with a flagstone trimmed sparkling pool/spa with water feature. Other amenities include furniture grade built-ins, an oversized mud/laundry room, stylish powder room, first floor guest/maid’s room, speakers throughout the house and outside, a three-car garage, and beautiful curb appeal.