This Chaparral Model home offers an abundance of natural light, soaring 12 ft ceilings, a 4th bedroom with tile floors that could be used as a studio or private office space, mountain views, and high-end finishes throughout. The single-level open floor plan has complete separation of the primary bedroom from all other rooms in the home. The primary suite possesses a gas fireplace, a 17 ft deep walk-in closet with built-in storage from California Closets, a spa-like en-suite bathroom with double vanities, custom tile finishes, an enclosed toilet, garden tub, and a spacious walk-in shower. There is a formal living room, formal dining room, library with custom-made floor-to-ceiling bookcases, den/family room, kitchen island with seating for intimate meals, a large breakfast nook, and a laundry room with extra cabinets and storage. The Chef's kitchen is equipped with ample counter space and cabinets for storage, a large pantry, a built-in desk area, and some newer appliances. The kitchen opens up to the den/family room which features a wood-burning Kiva fireplace and a wall of windows inviting you to step outside. The amazing flagstone patio and the covered portal were custom designed with large vigas and corbels to replicate the ones found at the La Fonda Hotel. This very private and oversized lot was professionally landscaped with Aspen and Pine trees and native plants and has a new irrigation system. This home has 2 separate evaporative cooling systems and radiant heat. The residents of the Rancho Viejo community enjoy many miles of paved trails through the preserved, natural open space which provides expansive mountain views for walking and biking, plus 6 neighborhood parks with play equipment. Don't miss this true gem!