A hidden gem in one of La Quinta's exclusive communities, The Estancias! An enchanting Mediterranean style home w/terrific south facing views on a lushly landscaped lot that is over a half acre. The property welcomes guests w/a circular drive. Walk through the private courtyard & in to the dbl door & formal entry. The floor plan is split & well thought out. Formal Living & Dining rooms & the large Family room open to the kitchen w/featured fireplace are all perfect for entertaining and/or relaxing w/friends & family. The kitchen is a chef's delight w/large block island, 6 burner cooktop w/additional griddle, dbl oven, builtin refrigerator & more! Each of the 4 bdrms are ensuite, including the attached Casita that has a separate office/den/living area. The Master also boasts it's own dramatic fireplace. The spacious 3 car garage has generous storage w/cabinets lining most all walls. As if that wasn't enough, the outdoor living includes 2 raised & covered patios & BBQ island. WOW!