Private country living on 2.25 acres in South Atascadero! This beautiful single-family home has a nice open floor plan and plenty of land for horses and animals. Very spacious layout containing 4-bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms plus an office. Off the entry is a formal dining room, the separate office or hobby room, as well as the living room. Head through an archway to find the kitchen and the family room with a cozy gas log fireplace with a wood mantle, needed for those chilly North County winter months. The kitchen is open making it great for entertaining, has tray ceilings with recessed lighting, double ovens, a walk-in pantry, and a large island. The master suite has a large jacuzzi tub with a separate shower, double vanity, and two separate walk-in closets. The 3 additional bedrooms are all located on the other side of the house, giving your guests or family members their privacy. One bedroom has an on-suite and the other two share a jack and jill bathroom. The laundry room is located inside and conveniently has a utility sink and storage cabinets. Multiple sliding glass doors lead out to the large back patio with peaceful views of the back pasture, which has a lighted riding area, fenced for horses or other animals, a dog run, a storage shed, and plenty of room to add a barn. The large 3-car garage and paved driveway offers ample parking for cars or even an RV. This home offers all the amenities of city life, but on your own private land in the country, and just minutes to Santa Margarita and downtown SLO!