This palatial private estate is sited on two and a half acres 10,000 m2 in the hills of Escazu with breathtaking views of the San Jose Skyline, central valley and lush green mountains. The main house has a construction area of 15,911 sq ft, 1,450 m2. The design creates an appreciation for the gorgeous landscape and views, which blends the luxurious interiors with the tropical exterior gardens and flowing paths of the entertainment grounds. The elegant vestibule, living room, and dining room open to the family room and kitchen; which in turn give in to one of the terraces that overlooks the landscaped garden with views. With eleven rooms in total, there is space to spare. The master suite has a private office, a spacious walk-in closet, and a comfortable bathroom that opens to a beautiful private terrace with amazing views. The house also has two ample study rooms, a library, gym and guest suite. There are six full bathrooms plus three half bathrooms for guests, all with marble countertops. The Home Cinema with a state of the art intelligent system, sense around sound and air conditioning opens to a wonderful terrace with view and a separate half bathroom.Entertainment wing; There is an amazing bar crafted with exotic hardwood and a walk-in wine cellar. This area is ample enough to double as both an entertaining area and game room. All of this provided with a private entrance for guests to enjoy parties without having to enter through the main house. All of this opens to a spacious terrace with beautiful views and connecting to the gardens. The BBQ ranch is fully equipped and connects to the tennis center and is an ideal facility for the watching sports. You have a unique professional tennis court, made by a professional US tennis design firm and doubles as a full size basketball court. A separate building is a private spa area with two rooms and two half bathrooms. This whole area is surrounded by the beautiful gardens and a pond. The Jacuzzi is fed by a flowing stream with a waterfall surrounded by trees and nature as well as an herb garden accented with a fountain in the middle.The property was built with the finest quality construction throughout the entire home and includes towering ceilings, marble floors. Exotic hardwoods were used in all of the wood work and built in cabinetry. A computer intelligent system connects the entire property with security cameras on recorded video with sensor and sound lights. Security is monitored from numerous video monitoring stations. A security house is sited at the main electric entry gate with views of the outside entry road and interior driveway leading to the four car garage and main home entry. The guard's house at the main entry includes a social area, two bedrooms, one bathroom and kitchen, as well as a separate guard's video monitoring work station that overlooks the street. Additionally there is a separate apartment for the maids quarters and includes a spacious social area, two bedrooms with a full bathroom and kitchen. This area is strategically located near the main house kitchen and on the other side the laundry and maintenance areas with connection to the garage.A fully finished floor to ceiling garage for four cars, each with individual electric rollup doors, and enough space to open all the cars doors without disturbing the car next to it. You also have additional parking for twenty or more cars inside the property that is surrounded by a perimeter wall with an electrified fence on top for additional security.The details go on. Careful attention was paid to every aspect of the design both interior and exterior. This is truly one of the elite homes of San Jose and just minutes from shopping. highways and private schools.