Royal Oaks private gated estate serenely perched above the street. This spacious home offers a marvelous open floor plan for entertaining on any scale. An expansive living room features a fireplace, high ceilings with crown molding, wood flooring, large windows, a wet bar and is augmented by a generous formal dining room. From the living room French doors lead to a family/media room which opens to the pool and spa and provides direct access to the large gourmet granite and stainless steel kitchen with a breakfast alcove. On a separate level is a library/office and the private primary suite which offers a double door entry, gas fireplace, views, double walk-in cedar lined closets and a generous bath with double vanities, dual water closets, a free standing tub and a steam shower. The main floor provides a separate guest/family wing with 3 ensuite bedrooms, 2 powder rooms, and a laundry room. Additionally, on the main level is a recording studio, formerly used as a media/screening room. This property includes an attached 3 car garage with ample storage and a maid's room or gym. A rare offering in Encino's coveted Royal Oaks south of the boulevard neighborhood.