Designed by Colbourn Currier Noll Architecture of San Diego and built in 2008, the one-story home combines rustic elements such as covered loggias, trussed beams, Venetian plaster and polished marble with state-of-the-art features, including a decked-out entertainer's kitchen, a media room with surround sound and built-in iPod docks.
On "Entourage," it served as the ultimate bachelor pad, but builder-owner Adam Zane, who lived in the home until the film crews arrived, said it was actually designed as a family residence.
"A lot of homes of this size feel like a mausoleum," Zane said. "The idea was to make it warm, more livable."
"Entourage" fans will recognize the front of the house, which has a pebbled motor court with a stone fountain in the center and double wooden garage doors on either side. The exterior is a blend of earth tones, with Mexican cantera stone and golden-hued plaster. The gently sloped roof is made of clay tiles and trimmed with copper gutters. An arched entry sits at the bottom of a pitched rectangular tower of cantera stone with a decorative wrought-iron balcony. Windows are recessed in walls up to 16 inches thick.
A central hallway with arched columns leads past the study, which has a mahogany coffered ceiling, built-in shelves and wainscoting. In the open living room and dining room, the vaulted ceiling rises to 24 feet, with a layer of cantera stone above the plastered walls and a series of steel-trussed scissor beams. Frosted-glass-and-iron light fixtures hang from the beams above dark walnut floors. The living room also has a masonry fireplace with a marble mantel and base.
On one side of the living and dining rooms, French doors lead to a small enclosed patio and garden with a single olive tree in the center. On the opposite side, beyond the hallway, more French doors reveal a larger enclosed patio with a fireplace and a stone fountain.
The central hallway ends at the open kitchen and great room. The kitchen features mahogany cabinetry, granite counters, a pair of granite-topped islands, Viking appliances, Rohl Shaws farmhouse sinks, a breakfast area and a walk-in pantry. There are walnut floors throughout, and the great room has a fireplace and a wet bar with a service window to an outside patio.
Three children's bedrooms — all with recessed, low-voltage lighting, walk-in closets and private bathrooms — are grouped together and have their own lounge. The master bedroom has exposed beams, a marble fireplace, two walk-in closets and a stone patio. The master bathroom features vaulted ceilings, dual sinks, an oversized shower with three heads and a marble tub detailed with a mosaic of gold and white onyx. A private patio off the master bath contains a stone spa with a waterfall and iridescent blue glass tiles.
The backyard has palm and eucalyptus trees, a wide lawn and a pool and spa that shimmer with more iridescent tiles. A series of loggias with beamed ceilings and stone floors run almost the entire width of the structure. The largest has a full outdoor kitchen with granite counters and a living room area with a fireplace.
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