A hard-to-find oversized lot with ocean & sunset views coupled with extreme privacy. This highly coveted home on a culdesac in the tranquil neighborhood of Talega in San Clemente offers a sophisticated floor plan atop expansive grounds. A backyard framed by lush landscaping, with sleek design of salt water pool, spa, outdoor fireplace, fire pit, BBQ & dining plus space for daybed & lounge. Perfectly planted palms support a restful hammock. The 4000+ sqft home includes 4 bedrooms (with option to add a 5th), one ensuite bedroom located downstairs. European flare exudes from a private courtyard with double-sided fireplace ideal for quiet moments or impressive entertaining. Enjoy the nods to old world elegance, including reclaimed elm walnut wood floors. The owners’ suite shows off its prime location with panoramic vistas & sunsets from a large balcony & tub in the spa-like bathroom outfitted with elegant tile. An open floor plan basks in an abundance of sunlight from the kitchen to casual dining to family room with another fireplace. Surround sound in the home & backyard; impressive tall ceilings. The kitchen with center island includes white quartz countertops, subzero refrigerator, walk-in pantry, double ovens & butler’s pantry passing into the formal dining room. Two upstairs ensuite bedrooms. A grand upstairs loft with wonderful natural light. Owned solar panels. Located near award-winning schools, world famous beaches. Each access to downtown San Clemente & the 5 freeway.