Occupying more than 13 acres within the Heritage Estates in Poway, the Mediterranean-style home offers a combination of resort-like setting and modern convenience with a main residence, a guest casita, a lagoon-style pool and spa, an outdoor kitchen, a basketball court and a putting green.
Inside, vaulted interiors come replete with exposed beams, plank hardwood flooring and marble fireplaces, as well as a few surprises. Among its features, the floor plan includes a built-in wall aquarium and a custom wine cellar. In the living room, a bookcase can be moved to reveal a hidden movie theater with stadium seating.
As for accommodations, the nearly 10,000 square feet of living space includes a gourmet kitchen, formal living spaces, a wood-paneled library with a fireplace, five bedrooms and six bathrooms. The master suite comes complete with a large walk-in closet.
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Records show that Tomlinson paid $3.5 million for the property in November 2004 – four months after inking a then-record $60 million contract extension with the Chargers. Kofi Natei Nartey of The Agency and Daniel Beer of Windermere Homes & Estates share the listing.