The timeless elegance of this beautiful Mediterranean villa is ideal for impressive entertaining and comfortable family living.The dramatic, two-story formal entry with its curved staircase is highlighted by the stunning double-door entry with its custom, etched glass mural. The gracious living room with a grand fireplace offers two-story ceilings and expansive windows providing a light and bright ambiance. The spacious chef’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances, breakfast nook and comfortable family room with builtin entertainment center and fireplace all open to the lush back yard patio with retractable awnings plus built-in BBQ, soothing water fountain and views overlooking the serene canyon and trails of Buck Gully. The inviting master suite features a custom bath, a cozy retreat with fireplace and a private view terrace. The home is walking distance to the community pool, spa and clubhouse with fabulous ocean views. Residents are also members of the private, resort-style Newport Coast Clubhouse with Jr. Olympic salt water pool, private tennis courts and park. Santa Lucia is conveniently located to neighborhood shopping, restaurants and schools plus the world-famous Pelican Hill Resort and Golf Club and the pristine beaches of Crystal Cove Park. As a “Phase One” original homeowner, this magnificent “detached” home was built to the highest quality standards by Mark Falcone, the renown custom-home builder, and RGC Development.