Stone, stucco, and custom millwork grace the faade of this elegant, five-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home in the coveted Tree Section of Manhattan Beach, encompassing 3600 square feet on a 4,477 square foot lot. A winding stone pathway borders the front yard and invites you into the graceful foyer and two-story living room, complete with soaring ceilings and a welcoming fireplace. Plank walnut hardwood floors add style, while crown moldings and arched doorways lend an easy sophistication throughout. The formal dining room with stone tile flooring and tray ceilings is sited next to the kitchen for effortless entertaining, and a nearby bedroom/office with bath provides luxurious guest or working quarters. The gracious kitchen features an informal breakfast nook, granite countertops, stainless appliances, and a huge central island with counter seating. A refined and comfortable family room offers a cozy corner fireplace and French doors leading to the private backyard - an oasis of lush landscaping amid a tranquil setting. Downstairs, a fabulous, finished basement serves as a media and/or game room, ideal for lavish entertaining. Private living quarters are situated on the top floor, where a spacious primary suite combines peace and privacy, with French doors to the wide terrace, a warm fireplace and stylish en suite bath and custom walk-in closet. The additional bedrooms are sunny and bright, with crown moldings and designer baths. An upstairs laundry room, complete with custom storage and a sink, is located conveniently nearby. The attached two-car garage offers storage and plenty of space, with room for two additional cars provided in the driveway. Close to the Greenbelt and award-winning Pacific and American Martyrs schools, this lovely home presents a golden opportunity to live among the trees in Manhattan Beach.