Exceptional Saratoga home is ideally situated in the bulb of a quiet cul de sac on an oversized lot. Pride of ownership greets you with an inviting foyer of custom designed tile, soaring ceilings, and expansive living areas. This highly sought-after Model 2 features an additional office/studio downstairs, full bed/bath downstairs, plus a large loft! Countless upgrades include gorgeous hardwood floors, custom paint with unique skip-trowel treatment and custom closets throughout. Fully appointed gourmet kitchen features granite counters, full backsplash, extra large island, and GE Monogram stainless steel appliances, including two ovens plus a warming oven. The master bedroom/bath is a luxurious retreat with marble counters, Roman tub, dual sinks, his/hers custom closets, expansive balcony & more! An elaborate wrought iron staircase leads to the 2nd level loft with space for an office or children’s play area, additional bedrooms and upstairs laundry with abundant storage. This home is move-in ready with A/C, plantation shutters throughout, ceiling fans, and a fully landscaped yard with multiple sitting areas, attractive hardscape, and a gas fire-pit. Two-bay garage with epoxy floors and plenty of custom, built-in storage. Excellent location, peaceful, and quiet; close to shopping, beaches, and award winning Del Mar and San Dieguito school districts! Saratoga is a Pardee Homes LIVINGSMART neighborhood located in the master-planned Carmel Country Highlands. Carmel Country Highlands comprises more than 800 acres, and is perched high on a hill overlooking neighboring horse trails and surrounding open space, just east of I-5 and south of Highway 56 in Carmel Valley.