Unbeatable opportunity bring your paintbrush/ ideas/ contractor/ designer to create your dream home with potential to build a second home on the backlot. This flat half-acre lot sits right in the center of Encino seconds from Ventura Blvd and all the amazing shops and stores it has to offer. The existing 3 bed / 2.5 bath home features wood beamed ceilings and a perfectly laid out open floor plan. With a step down bar that faces the living room with a wood burning fireplace and the large dining room with sliding doors that lead into the backyard. A large den with wood burning fireplace and bath perfect for an entertainment room or a work-from-home office. Two large guest bedrooms and a guest bath with dual vanities. A recently upgraded kitchen contains stainless steel appliances, two ovens, double sink with a large window that looks out over the pool and backyard. An oversized master with walk-in closet , wood burning fireplace, and French doors that lead into the back. The expansive master bath contains a grotto-like spa and an enormous step in shower. A massive pool highlights the backyard with built in BBQ and sink perfect for entertaining. With tons of potential to remodel or rebuild, the possibilities here are truly endless! Dont miss out on this one-of-a-kind opportunity!