Gorgeous ocean & city views in an idyllic location just above downtown Santa Cruz and only 5 minutes to the beach! Single-level, gracious home in a super private cul-de-sac of only three homes. Sitting on just over one acre of beautiful gardens surrounding the house, swimming pool, spa, and outdoor entertaining areas. French doors in almost all rooms open to the grand patio for gracious outdoor living & soaking-in the fantastic Monterey Bay and City views. Built for entertaining large groups, the open living areas are expansive with soaring ceilings. The master bedroom suite is separated in its own wing & includes a home office plus a dressing room. Glistening wood floors, built-in custom cabinetry, and radiant floor heating throughout. For full relaxation there's a steam room off the pool area as well as an outdoor kitchen. ** 5 Minutes to the beach :: 25 minutes to San Jose Airport * Top rated, award-winning Scotts Valley Schools.