$1,415,888 / 39975 Highland Estates Ct, Murrieta 

Perched atop an awe-inspiring La Cresta Highlands hillside, one is treated to sweeping 240 degree views of the valley and surrounding areas with this richly appointed estate home. Classically inspired, privately gated & sited on 7.2 acres of total privacy, this immaculate residence combines elegance & design to blend luxury & comfort into one. Superior craftsmanship is displayed in its coffer & trey ceilings embellished with crown moulding & decorative brick work accented by Venetian plaster walls. Floors of imported stone & hardwood adorn & transition the homes vast living spaces. Amenities include an extraordinary interior bar with adjacent wine closet, sprawling family room with elegant stone fireplace & built-in media center, 4 large bedrooms each with private en suite, an office & formal living room, formal dining room complete with butler-pass to a gourmet kitchen adorned with slab-granite & commercial-grade appliances. The master suite offers a retreat with stone fireplace, library & sumptuous master bath boasting floor-to-ceiling natural stone. Ideal for large social gatherings, this home also features a resort-style back yard which emphasizes relaxation with its California room complete with fireplace, fire pit, pebble bottom pool, outdoor kitchen & BBQ area. Enjoy a serene water feature featuring waterfalls cascading into a sizable Koi pond. Need more? This property has a large graded pad with separate gated entrance suitable for barn, corral or additional dwelling!