Exquisitely appointed this 1-sty Traditional is set back on a private, gated and lushly landscaped lot off South San Rafael Avenue. Designed by noted architect H. Roy Kelley, the home was built around an inner courtyard offering fabulous indoor/outdoor entertaining possibilities.A delightful covered front veranda is your first welcome to stay awhile. The formal foyer opens to a beautifully proportioned living room with handsome marble faced fireplace flanked by two sets of French doors and high-beamed ceiling. At the far end an elegant formal DR with a raised & coved ceiling. A new kitchen has custom cabinetry, marble topped center island w/ microwave drawer, La Cornue stove, Sub-Zero Refrigerator/wine cooler, 2 drawer dishwasher, walk in pantry & French doors.Butler's pantry/bar w/a icemaker & wine cooler drawer. Custom cabinetry, bookshelves, entertainment center, 9+ ft ceiling & French doors are found in the family room. The sumptuous Mst suite includes his & her new baths, walk-in closet & sitting room with French doors.There are 2 more BR suites with new baths. A serene office offers vistas to the courtyard & gardens.Terraced rear garden with new heated pool. This property without doubt has a wonderful sense of privacy, exclusivity and tranquility. Listed by Robin Stever, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Company.