Kenny Forder, founder of ’Homes of the Rich,’ gives us exclusive details about the latest and greatest in luxury real estate with ‘Forder’s Friday Mansion.’
Behold "El Milagro" (which means "The Miracle"), a stunning Spanish style estate located at 5425 Los Mirlitos in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. Set on a hilltop on 9 landscaped acres, this lavish estate was built in 1990 and recently underwent a $6 million renovation.
As you pass through the wrought iron gates and up the winding driveway, you are greeted by a large motor court which has access to the 5+ car garage. Inside there is approximately 21,000 square feet of luxurious living space with 6 bedroom suites and 11 bathrooms. Beyond the wrought iron front doors is a 2-story foyer with grand staircase and chandelier.
Other rooms include a large formal living room with fireplace and French doors leading to a balcony, formal dining room with French doors leading to a patio, home office, Edwardian Library with private libation bar, gourmet kitchen with intricate coffered ceiling and butler's pantry, breakfast room with barrel box beam ceiling and doors leading to a veranda, family room with fireplace, 1400 square foot private terrace off master suite, home theater and a 5,000 bottle wine cellar.
The main focal point of this home is the interior courtyard which features plants and a stone floor. The spectacular grounds feature an 80′ long rectangular shaped swimming pool with spa. Next to that is an entertaining pavilion with 2 BBQ stations and behind that is tennis court. Behind the garages are putting greens and near that is an attached guest house with 3 bedroom suites, gourmet kitchen, living room and a gym. This truly incredible estate is impeccable inside and out and can be yours for $19,995,000.
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