Welcome to The Forest, a private gated community nestled in an Oak Forest overlooking the city of Gilroy. From the front porch & through the house, this Tri-level home of 4,679 sq ft has breathtaking views. The home was built by local custom home builder Brian Hynek who built it for his family. Walking into the limestone foyer is a large wooden staircase leading up to the master BR & marble encased master BA, as well as 2 BR & 1BA. The library boasts wall-to-wall bookshelves, a window seating area & fireplace, perfect for a home office as well. The open plan of the lower level allows for a total connection between the Great Room, in the large granite countered kitchen & in the adjoining sun room. This level also leads to an adjacent apartment complete w/ a kitchen, 2BR, & private entrance. Just off the kitchen is the large wood deck gives access to the large backyard & wine cellar, also makes way to the spacious 5 car garage & work area. Coming home is entering your private sanctuary.