If you seek the utmost privacy, room for horses & agriculture and amazing views, you must see this fantastic SINGLE STORY estate with barn, pond, well and more! You will feel worlds away, as you enjoy coastal breezes (LESS THAN 15 MILES FROM THE COAST, AS THE CROW FLIES!) and all of the gifts of nature, including giant ancient oak trees, wildlife (including Palomar Deer), and a peaceful, quiet ambiance in Tenaja on the Santa Rosa Plateau. Enter the property via a long private driveway, past the arena, which may also double for a sand volleyball court, a quaint, and the magical pond with dock and water fall, stocked with catfish & bass and fed by the abundant WATER WELL. The beautiful Mediterranean custom home welcomes you into its great room - the heart of the open concept floorplan, which opens to a gourmet kitchen and hallway to the bedrooms. The home wraps around a courtyard with fireplace, with a waterfall pool and outdoor kitchen as the backdrop. Beyond this backyard entertainment masterpiece is a semi-enclosed extensive vegetable garden, a large breezeway barn with six stalls, feed & tack, a happy chicken home, your own hiking trails, and usable areas for developing whatever your imagination inspires. Top it all off with a PAID FOR SOLAR SYSTEM and NO HOA (Tenaja is a CSD). If you are looking to be off the beaten path and live a creative country lifestyle, this is it! …Discover the Santa Rosa Plateau Lifestyle with 5-acre minimum parcels, friendly neighbors, star-filled skies and peace – all just minutes from the conveniences of town, schools, restaurants, hospitals, grocery stores, and the 15 Freeway. Here we have all the room in the world to take walks, breathe clean air, grow gardens/vineyards/groves/orchards, partake in equestrian activities and community events, raise animals, and hike miles of trails via the robust private recreational trail system and the thousands of acres of the Ecological Reserve…All of this within 20 minutes to town, and less than 1.5 hours from Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, Palm Springs, and Big Bear. Come discover the La Cresta & Tenaja Life!