Celebrity Chef and TV personality Mario Batali once said, “The kitchen really is the castle itself. This is where we spend our happiest moments and where we find the joy of being a family.”
Arguably one of the most important rooms in your home, the kitchen is a place where memories are created and great cuisine is shared. With the holiday season upon us let’s explore some amazing kitchens and entertaining spaces from a few of our current listings.
Located in the exclusive gated community of The Crosby at Rancho Santa Fe, this home is perfect for grand scale entertaining or intimate dinner parties from the lavish living room with pocket doors to the inviting kitchen and great room, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor living to embrace San Diego’s year round climate.The gourmet kitchen opens to the great room and dining area, complete with a breakfast bar, island with prep sink, granite counter tops and top-of-the-line appliances.
Luxury abounds in this incredibly private, custom hilltop estate. Brilliantly designed floor plan, newly remodeled throughout with cutting edge features and appliances. The all new Viking kitchen includes commercial refrigerator and freezer, dual dishwashers, wine fridge, under-counter refrigerator, convection/steamer microwave, dual electric ovens, 8 burner cooktop, ventilation range, Hansgrohe fixtures. water purification system, and custom counter tops with built in sinks, under counter lighting and custom tile Backsplash.
Designed by award winning craftsman Holcombe, Casa de Santo Tomás, is a truly unique custom estate home that was completed in 2010 consisting of timeless Early California architecture, contemporary flare & modern sustainability technology. Located upon a prime Rancho Santa Fe Covenant 3 acre parcel, this peaceful and private location has ideal topography for panoramic vistas of the rolling hills along the horizon. Built for indoor/outdoor living, with pool, spa, tennis court, tree house, zip line, guest house & huge 800sf open air estancia or outdoor living room is the ultimate for enjoying the best weather in the entire world.
Imagine 17th century inspired doors that open to the seductive details of an Italian Villa. This breathtaking country estate showcases a stunning display of historic relics and materials from around the world. Exquisite features include a gorgeous kitchen equipped with the finest amenities for entertaining family and friends, coffered and hand-painted ceilings, crystal chandeliers, stone floors and fireplaces, a Las Vegas style casino, theatre, wine room, classic gardens, tennis court, and 3,000′ pool.
Situated directly on the sand at one of La Jolla’s premier beaches sits a stunning 8,300 sq ft estate designed by award winning architect Don Edson. With over 100 linear ft of beach frontage on a quarter acre lot, the iconic Santorini inspired build features 7 beds, 10 baths across 3 masterfully planned levels, all enhanced by breathtaking ocean views from nearly every room. Lavish custom finishes set the luxury standard. Awe inspiring spiral staircases, floor ceiling sliding glass doors, radiant heating, multi-zone air conditioning, roof top spa, pizza oven, domed skylights, media room, elevator, 4 car garage, custom window shades and a gourmet kitchen with every imaginable luxury available.
Experience the largest, most private, unobstructed endless bay and channel views from nearly every room. Walls of glass, open-flowing and spacious floor-plan, lavish kitchen, outdoor dining, patios and entertaining view decks. Soaring ceilings with abundant skylights and stylish contemporary design. Dual masters, private guest wing ideal for family and guests. 6 BR plus 2 casita suites. 100 Ft Private dock at the end of the channel.