This incomparable designer's showcase home features hardwood plank flooring, ample use of stone/slab granite, custom paint, crown moldings, an impressively large backyard with multiple patios/trellises, and a rock waterfall plus a private view deck to enjoy sunsets off the master suite! From the moment you enter the home, you will notice the designer's touches. This home features hardwood wood flooring on the entire main level, 5-inch crown molding, 4 1/2 inch baseboards, custom paint, tinted windows, plantation shutters, a travertine fireplace surround in the family room, designer light and hardware fixtures, a gourmet kitchen with new a newer Refrigerator and dishwasher, and granite counters. The kitchen also has a large center island and opens to the family room, plus has views of the large backyard. Throughout the home, you will enjoy multiple ceiling fans, recessed lighting, SUPER Energy Efficient Heat and Central Air, Plus lots of windows and sliding glass doors to enjoy the warm ocean breezes and fantastic So Cal weather. Please note that BOTH the lagoon and ocean are within walking distance from the home, but in the event, we do have a chilly night there is a cozy fireplace in the family room and the home has a newly installed high-efficiency HVAC system. Upstairs there are three spacious bedrooms and two baths plus the laundry room and a large loft-office area... The master suite features two spacious walk-in closets with California Closet organizers, a coved ceiling, and a well-appointed master bath. In addition, the master has a large deck that is fantastic for enjoying a quiet evening and sunset. In the garage, there is ample room for two cars and the garage also includes overhead storage cabinets. The backyard sanctuary, while low maintenance, features a lush tropical theme and is perfect for entertaining. This extra large lot has an additional storage shed, landscape timed lighting, automatic sprinklers, two covered brick patios and walkways, plus a gorgeous water feature and numerous specimen palms/tropical flowers and plants. This home includes a Gardner, so you can spend all your outdoor time just relaxing and enjoying the home. Do you like Golf, hiking, or going to the beach? The Batiquitos lagoon trail is a few blocks away as well as the Aviara golf course, driving range, hotel & resort along with the La Costa tennis and golf resort and the world-famous Carlsbad Beaches. In addition, Schools, restaurants, movie theaters, and shopping are just blocks away. Please NOTE: this is a Lease with an option to BUY, Seller is open to a 12 month lease, 24 months, a lease with the option, or a straight sale. Lease price is $7,499/mo. Small dog is ok on the lease.