Welcome to the rare opportunity to own this beautifully upgraded home located in the highly sought-after gated community of Rancho Valencia providing access to the best schools in Riverside. The Tuscan architecture is surrounded by 18 mature palm trees and a view of seemingly endless orange groves highlighting this Southern California getaway. This 5 bedroom 4 bath home sits on more than 1 acre with access to acres of private orange groves. The home features an open floor plan complete with an office (used as a playroom) and separate bedroom with bath downstairs and a bonus/game room upstairs for extra living area. Beauty abounds from every aspect of this amazing property which has real wood plantation shutters, wood and travertine floors throughout, and painted primarily in a warm neutral tone. The kitchen was updated to include upgraded cabinetry, granite countertops on the extra large kitchen island, and contemporary lighting & accessories. The family room features a fireplace and wall sconces along with endless natural lighting. The master suite has many windows with views out to the orange grove and mountains. The updated master bath is complete with dual vanities, a large soaking tub, expanded shower, and a large walk-in closet with organizers. Nest programmable thermostats connect to recently installed HVACs. This home has been the host of many large parties and sparkles with outdoor lighting. If you are looking for a property with a park-like setting, this is it. The grounds are an entertainer's dream; starting with the extra-large heated swimming pool & spa with glass safety fence and baja shelf, Pentair wireless pool controller and synched lights, a double-sided BBQ island with seating for 4 or more, 2 natural gas fire pits, expansive covered patio, 2 large grass lawns for all your pets, games and entertainment needs. There is room to store your boat/trailer on the side yard and if that wasn't enough, it features several fruit trees: lemon, apple, plums, and more, along with part ownership and access into the orange groves for all the Valencia oranges you can eat. There is a garage with epoxy flooring and carport with automatic rolling gate, enough concrete driveway to hold appx 6 vehicles. No detail left out. Top rated schools in region: Kennedy Elementary, Earhart Middle, and King High School. This is not just a home, it is a lifestyle. The opportunity to own this property won't last long.