Palatial in design and of a luxury scale that cannot be replicated today, this ultra-private truly one of a kind estate commands gorgeous custom interior design and style, architecture, and immaculate views from its prestigious situated prime location. With over an acre of nature like grounds for sumptuous living, including a private secluded backyard and gated driveway entrance. Catch your breath as your vision lifts to three stories of stunning architectural achievement. This grand 7 bed and 8 bath residence invites lavish entertaining and a lifestyle of harmonious modern elegance. Constructed on three levels to optimize the lot size, the heavily updated home boasts an elevator, dramatically high vaulted ceilings, vibrant natural lighting, unique custom made chandelier fixtures, at home mini gym, multiple detailed fireplaces, and beautiful hardwood along with the highest quality quartz stone imported from Italy. Breathtaking features and bold details begin at the front door, which opens to reveal a circular foyer with double-height ceilings and an exquisite staircase. The winding stairway offers a heaven-like ascent leading to bright spacious bedrooms, top of the line kitchen area, and flamboyant living family rooms. Indulge in the multitude of amenities from the gourmet kitchen, state-of-the-art theater, en suite bedrooms and relaxing recessed lighting. This intellectual estate also includes the finest stone countertops and flooring, refreshing vaulted windows and a sweeping master suite with dual walk-in closets and majestic bathrooms. The chef's kitchen features a well-equipped butlers pantry plus a walk-in storage pantry, quartz countertops, a large island area, and top-quality appliances, including a restaurant-style Wolf range with a griddle top and a Viking Refrigerator. On the upper floor, accessible by elevator or the central staircase, is the astonishing master suite, with impeccable attention to detail, imported fireplace, lavish stone spa-style bathroom, generous dual custom walk-in closets, and a large private balcony. The exterior front yard exemplifies a capacious grass lawn, four car garage, and parallel staircases that lead to an elevated backyard patio. Located in the prestigious hills of Encino, 4540 Balboa Ave is undoubtedly luxury living at its finest with the liberty to fashion a custom quintessential abode. Also available for Lease for $55,000 a month.