Escape to your own private knoll close to town, and revel in stunning views across Monterey Bay during the day and the lights of south Santa Cruz County at night. Gated and nestled in a park-like setting with majestic redwoods and native oaks, an inspiring driveway brings you to a spacious solar energy home that sits on over 5.6 acres of breathtaking beauty. On the main level, you'll encounter a warm living room with floor-to-ceiling windows and a unique copper fireplace, opening to an adjacent deck with forever views. An open floor plan includes a spacious kitchen, generous island, and cozy family room. Immediately outside is an enormous party deck which is an entertainer's dream. The master bedroom, laundry room, and bonus exercise room are conveniently located on the main level. A unique Acacia and Redwood staircase leads to the second floor with three additional bedrooms and a second family room. Active solar keeps energy costs down to under $500/year. Own your piece of paradise!