Queensgate is a highly desirable gated community of 52 homes near Lake Hodges with a park like feel yet close to Westfield North County Mall, California Center for the Arts, shopping, restaurants, several golf courses, Palomar Medical Center, freeways & easy access to the coast by way of Del Dios through prestigious Rancho Santa Fe. This highly desirable 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home on a large lot sits back from the street with a long driveway and lots of privacy. Beautiful street appeal from the moment you enter with mature landscaping and a serene fountain for tranquility with natures sounds. As you enter through the 8 foot double doors you will find the utmost in style and comfort with soaring ceilings, recessed lighting, formal dining room, custom window treatments, plantation shutters, rich wood flooring and tile. Many of the upgrades include: KitchenAid stainless steel double ovens, Whirlpool dishwasher, granite countertops, pullouts in drawers and cabinets, crown molding, bedrooms have mirrored closet doors and custom built-ins, primary bedroom has large tub, huge walk in closet with built-ins, a cozy fireplace that separates the bedroom and retreat with built-in cabinetry and French doors leading to the outside covered upper deck with stunning views to the southwest. The backyard was designed primarily for spectacular color, design and relaxation with roses, garden boxes, lemon, orange & lime trees making the most of the grounds for not only the beauty but areas for play and entertainment with built in BBQ and firepit. The salt water pool and spa have been beautifully remodeled. Other recent upgrades include: Newer roof, pebble surfaced garage floor, built-ins for garage storage and HVAC units.