Nestled in the premier Rancho Santa Fe community of Fairbanks, sits the stunning, one of a kind French Country estate; 16902 Via Cuesta Verde. Sitting on 3.6 acres, this architectural winning European style home, designed by architect Don Edson, boasts over 14,000 square feet of luxurious living spaces, including 4 bedrooms, 8 baths and a 1,832 square foot guest cottage, while still maintaining an authentic old world charm.
Located on a private cul-de-sac in a gated community, enter this Home in Fairbanks through magnificent rustic wood gates where a flagstone driveway leads to the breathtaking main house with a massive 20-foot high door. Greet guests in the formal living room with views looking out to the enchanting garden, or entertain in the great room, complete with stunning high-beamed ceilings and a large wood-burning fireplace.
Perfect for aspiring chefs, the French Country kitchen comes equipped with Gaganeau stove tops, designer hammered copper oven fronts, Bosch dishwasher and two Subzero refrigerators, as well as an oversized island, providing ample counter space. Located just off the kitchen, a stone grotto with a wine cellar and large fireplace is a great space to unwind. Host dinner parties in the formal dining room, complete with numerous French doors opening out the garden, taking full advantage of indoor/outdoor living.
The classic master suite boasts high wood-beamed ceilings, as well as a loft and living area, perched just above the master bath. With his and her baths, elegant Venetian plaster walls, his and hers cedar lined closets and a sauna, the spa inspired master bath is truly fit for royalty. Enjoy your morning cup of coffee in the “secret” garden with its own spa just off the master.
An additional three bedroom suites, as well as a copper ceiling music room, bar and library can be found in this spacious estate. In addition, a full office suite is situated in an elegant full surround of old-world stone, complete with a large sitting fireplace, meeting area and balcony overlooking the spectacular pool and grounds.
The charming guest cottage with floor to ceiling windows and a very private master suite on the second level is perfect for visiting friends or family, offering privacy in a serene setting.
With lush greenery and gardens, a sparkling pool and spa, tennis courts and a moat like pond, the expansive grounds are truly reminiscent of the French Countryside.
With beautiful grounds and luxurious living spaces, this unique estate provides the rare opportunity to live in one of San Diego’s most coveted neighborhoods!