Stunning beach-close property. A short bikeride or a leasurely walk brings you to famous Surf City. As you drive up to this spectacular home, pride of ownership is evidenced in tasteful upgrades everywhere. Sited on an elevated lot allowing for extra privacy. Winding stone walkways lead thru professionally designed landscape. A lovely atrium comes into view as you approach the custom entry door. It provides light and openess to the living room, dining room, and entry. An abundance of LR windows draws the eye to an equally lush backyard. In your fabulous living room an incredible stacked stone fireplace captures the focus. Imagine cool autumn days beside the crackling fire. Lofty windows, cathedral ceilings, and rich wood floors add to the room's atmosphere. A professional gas range with built-in wok, lots of granite countertops and handy storage make meal prep a snap in the modern galley kitchen. Beyond the kitchen door a convenient covered patio invites dining, BBQing. Back inside, the formal dining room is enhanced by a view into the atrium. A cute dining area is in the light, bright kitchen. The floorplan is a tri-level offering flexibility for multi-generational living. A spacious separate family room and gorgeous remodeled bath with shower on the lower level is currently being utilized as a second master bedroom. The lower level is perfect as a separate living space. Lots of shelving and a nice seating area complement the space and allow a combination use as the family room/extra BR. Upstairs a spacious master has two mirrored closets. The ensuite bathroom was just remodeled with a new shower, flooring and two basins. All upstairs bedrooms have access to one of two balconies and are graced with plantation shutters and 6 panel doors. The upstairs hall bathroom is extensively remodeled with a new tub, tile surround, sink and amazing flooring. Indirect lighting modernizes every room throughout the property. Epoxy flooring in the garage is nice and clean; garage cabinets are included. There are too many more features to mention. Come take a look. Local climate is moderate with cool breezes during the summer. This stunning home and ample yard is fabulous for entertaining. Highly desired neighborhood. Enjoy a variety of recreation at nearby Edison Park; lighted baseball and tennis facilities. Then head for the nearby coastline; enjoy a meal and stroll on the pier. Highly rated schools are a bonus. Check out the virtual tour!