Opportunity to purchase your very own extremely private piece of serenity in the unincorporated community of Elfin Forest whose motto “Keeping it Rural” reflects the desire of residents who have worked for decades to protect the area’s unique character. The property is surrounded by large parcels of permanently dedicated open-space established over the years by conservation organizations like the Escondido Creek Conservancy & is adjacent to a system of community-maintained trails for horseback riding, mountain biking, or hiking & the Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve where you will find 784 acres of trails & exploration.This single-story 2949 sq. ft. 5-bed, 3-bath home with a 1200 sq. ft. detached 3-car garage/workshop sits atop 5.47 acres (2 acres of which are fully-fenced). It boasts incredible views, is located in the Rancho Santa Fe School District, & is a gardener’s paradise once recognized nationally by Good Morning America as one of the “Five Best Gardens in America”. The property includes a large 20’ x 24’ commercial Rimol® Matterhorn greenhouse, an agricultural-sized 1.5” water meter, & an insulated & air-conditioned “grow room” to nurture your plantings. You will find 15 different kinds of fruit & nut trees; macadamia, pomegranate, guava, tangerine, tangelos, lemon, limes, orange (3 varieties), peach, cherry, cherimoya, kumquat, & avocado. The property has the potential to become your dream equestrian estate as it is zoned for up to 50 horses.