5450 Topeka Drive, Tarzana
Discretely situated behind gates on a sprawling lot surrounded by mature landscaping for added privacy, this upscale custom home is the epitome of a sophisticated rustic California Craftsman. With a well thought out design and top of the line detailing, this incredible residence is a harmonious example of architecture enhancing nature. The 5 bedroom 6.5 bath home is enhanced by walnut floors, furniture grade cabinetry, solid core doors, copper framed windows, designer lighting, French doors and Jeld-Wen nesting doors that open off multiple common rooms providing limitless entertaining possibilities. The expansive interior has large sized common rooms that include a den/media room with fireplace, living room with fireplace, banquet sized formal dining room, separate family room/teen lounge, and a recreation room with wet-bar and massive multi-jet steam shower. Measuring in at approximately 900 square feet, the double island epicurean kitchen is a chef’s dream and features commercial stainless appliances by Wolf, Viking, Miele, and Subzero, two large Franke stainless sinks, custom hood with double blowers, built-in Miele espresso/coffee center, wine fridge, oversized walk-in pantry and formal butler’s pantry. Four upstairs ensuite bedrooms compliment the impressive first floor master suite which offers dual walk-in closets, a sitting area, fireplace framed by cedar lined window seats and a luxurious spa quality bath with dramatic bubble jet soaking tub and steam shower. Capturing a relaxed California lifestyle, the zen influenced grounds are a striking venue for both large scale or intimate gatherings and are highlighted by a large covered patio with mounted heaters and a river rock fireplace, beach entry pool, spa with fountain, outdoor kitchen, manicured grassy lawn, sports court and a romantic side patio with fireplace. Other amenities include a library area, dedicated in home office, maid’s quarters/gym, amazing storage options, chic powder room, and motor court.