Every once in awhile, life serves us an opportunity that makes our hearts skip a beat. Built from the studs up and remodeled in 2013, this single level, five bedroom residence on a terraced, 27,000sf lot is one of those rare homes that combines elegant interiors and a multitude of spaces for endless entertaining areas. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in Raymond Hills and gated for extra privacy, car collectors and those who love to entertain will be wowed by the extensive guest parking, in addition to the 3-car garage. A double door entry greets guests with a gracious living room, formal dining and an inviting fireplace. The thoughtfully appointed kitchen features marble countertops and island, a Wolf range, double ovens, built-in refrigerator, wine refrigerator and plenty of space for casual dining. A sunny office, laundry room and pantry are tucked off the kitchen. The primary suite offers views of the canyon and city lights beyond, but the piece de resistance is the master bathroom, complete with marble countertops, shower and soaking tub, accented by rich wooden cabinetry. Did we mention the spacious closet and dressing area? Four additional bedrooms share two bathrooms, each with dual sinks and tub/shower combinations. A large cabana features an outdoor fireplace, dual BBQ's, beverage refrigerators, kegerator and more! Don't miss the "Lion's Den" on the pool level, complete with bar, new bathroom and pool and spa. On the lower level, your inner gardener will love the raised planter beds and areas ready for planting next year's crops. Located in one of the most desirable Orange County school enrollment area, 1416 Vista del Mar is ready for you to make many happy memories in this very special residence.