21380 Avenida Rio Encontrado

$ 2,100,000

Murrieta, CA 92562


3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,420 sq. ft.

Listed: 11/03/2023

Listing provided by agent Kelly Smith BRE# 01499934 at Allison James Estates & Homes and Jake Ralston BRE# 01785418 at Allison James Estate & Homes.

INCLUDES ADJACENT 10-ACRE PARCEL! ...Tucked into a very special area of Tenaja on the Santa Rosa Plateau (La Cresta area), surrounded by thousands of acres of Nature Reserve, sits this immaculate SINGLE-STORY ESTATE on 15 ACRES. The magic begins as you approach the private, oak-studded grounds, drive through the custom iron gate, and experience the dramatic circular drive, beautiful landscaping, and meticulous home. From every part of the property, the views are spectacular. There is even a view of the Pacific Ocean from the upper pad! The adjacent 9.98-acre parcel is being sold with the home on 4.36 acres, for a total of 14.34 ACRES of ultimate peace, privacy and views. This luxurious estate home has been recently remodeled with high-end appointments and designer details. It is grand, yet homey and comfortable, with a private primary suite on one side, guest accommodations on the other, and a dedicated office with its own exterior door. High ceilings, beautiful fireplaces, impeccable cabinetry, built-in media, and an open-concept chefs’ kitchen are just the beginning. New luxury-quality windows and doors highlight the manicured salt-water pool, spa, California Room, outdoor kitchen, putting green, and playground. Take the steps to the top of the property and stroll through Engelmann Oaks to a part of the property where you can view the ocean in one direction and distant mountains beyond the 8000+ acres of ecological reserve in another. The included 10-acre parcel has a rough graded pad, prepped for your Guesthouse, ADU, Workshop, Barn… “Privacy” only begins to describe this property. It exudes a feeling of living in nature, yet is a surprising 15 minutes on straight, paved roads from the freeway, restaurants and shopping. Purchase the professionally curated furnishings and move right into this turnkey, immaculate, peaceful one-of-a-kind estate in paradise! ***Santa Rosa Plateau: 5-acre minimum parcels, star-filled skies & peace – just minutes to schools, restaurants, hospitals, grocery stores, 5 Fwy & the famous Temecula Wine Country. Enjoy community activities & miles of trails via the private trail system & 1000s of acres of Ecological Reserve…All less than 1.5 hours from LA, SD, OC, Palm Springs & Big Bear. Discover the country, yet convenient, lifestyle of La Cresta & Tenaja!

Aerial View:

Quick Facts:

  • Home Size: 3,420 sq.ft.
  • Price/sq.ft.: $614.04
  • Lot Size: 624,650 sq.ft.
  • Built in 2006
  • Garages Spaces: 4
  • Fireplace
  • Pool


Property Details:

Assessor’s Parcel Number 932200012
Days on Market 31
Last Modified December 4th at 5:43pm
Listing Status Active
Price Per Sq. Ft. $614.04
Property Type Single Family Residence
Sewage System Conventional Septic
Utilities Electricity Connected, Water Connected
Virtual Tour Click here
Water Source Public
Year Built 2006

Interior Features:

Appliances 6 Burner Stove, Barbecue, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Double Oven, Microwave, Propane Range, Propane Cooktop, Range Hood
Bathrooms 3 full baths
Bedrooms 3
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Fireplace Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom
Floorspace 3,420 sq. ft.
Heating Central, Zoned
Interior Features Bar, Brick Walls, Built-in Features, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Home Automation System, Open Floorplan, Pantry, Wet Bar, Wired for Sound
Laundry Facilities Individual Room

Exterior Details:

Acres 14.34
Fence Privacy
Lot Size 624,650 sq. ft.
Garage Spaces 4
Parking Circular Driveway, Driveway, Concrete, Garage, Garage Faces Side, Private, RV Potential
Patio Arizona Room, Concrete, Covered, Front Porch
Pool Features Private, Gunite, Heated, Heated Passively, In Ground, Salt Water, Waterfall
Roofing Concrete, Flat Tile
Spa Features Private, In Ground
View Canyon, Hills, Meadow, Mountain(s), Neighborhood, Ocean, Pasture, Valley

School Information:

School District Murrieta
Elementary School Cole Canyon
Junior High School Thompson
High School Murrieta Valley

Nearby Schools in Murrieta

School Name Parent Rating Distance Map

3.5 mi.

4.3 mi.

4.3 mi.

School data provided by GreatSchools. School service boundaries are intended to be used as reference only. To verify enrollment eligibility for a property, contact the school directly.

Updated: 2023-12-04 17:43:51

Any questions? Contact Tom Bashe.