Move up to executive-class living at this luxurious Miraleste residence at Talega in San Clemente. From its exclusive setting at the end of a long driveway, the hilltop home affords panoramic views of rolling hills, dramatic canyons, and evening lights. Overlooking the Christianitos hiking trail, generous grounds extend about 6,223 square feet and feature a tropical backyard oasis complete with a large saltwater pool with Baja shelf, a spa, spacious sun and shade patios, a built-in barbecue, a fireplace and custom hardscaping. Views of the backyard and surrounding hills are also enjoyed from indoors, where a custom leaded-glass entry door opens to a foyer with inlaid mosaic tile. Approximately 2,992 square feet, the five-bedroom, three-bath home offers a living and dining area with a towering double-height ceiling, an impressive staircase, and clerestory and Palladian windows. Casual style is on display in a family room with fireplace and built-in media center that opens to a fully appointed kitchen. Chefs of all skill levels will appreciate a semi-circular island with bar seating, granite countertops, handsome wood cabinetry, a nook, pantry, and deluxe appliances. One bedroom is located on the main level and the others are upstairs, where an office nook and laundry room add to the home’s convenience and versatility. Offering gorgeous views from a large deck, the primary suite is a regal retreat. Enjoy dual walk-in closets, a sitting area, picture-frame mirrors, two sinks, a sit-down vanity, soaking tub and a separate shower. Solar power, crown molding, custom paint, stone tile, luxe carpet, and a split three-car garage are showcased. Adjacent to natural open space, Miraleste is close to Talega’s parks, top-rated schools, a swim center, and championship golf course. San Clemente’s beaches and pier are only minutes from home, making it easy to enjoy Southern California’s renowned climate.