Be one of the few to experience this one of a kind 5 acre property in the City of Santa Barbara with spectacular ocean views and a secluded forest with California oaks! This is the largest residential parcel in the City limits of Santa Barbara. We are less than a mile to the Historic Old Mission and downtown Santa Barbara and also less than 2 miles to the Beach.
The property offers an impressive private 600+ foot tree lined driveway that leads to the 4 bedroom House and Guest house. They both sit magnificently atop the famed Riviera with stunning views of the Ocean, Channel Islands, Santa Barbara Harbor & City Skyline, Montecito Mountains and Ventura Coastline.
In addition to the view, the property is also home to native Southern California vegetation and wildlife such as deer, raccoons, rabbits, hawks, birds and numerous other animals who roam this truly unmatched Santa Barbara property. You can hike around our hilly, California Oak and tree filled private forest with over 1 mile of walking trails and stunning ocean views at nearly every vantage point.
The Home itself will take your breath away upon entry as you will immediately see the ocean from every angle in this open floor plan, including 2 ten foot wide windows that extend from the floor to the ceiling. Every room is done with Italian stone, custom wooden beams & cabinetry and hand cast faux plaster walls which all add to the ambiance of this classic Santa Barbara Home.
In the open great room is the fully equipped state of the art kitchen that includes a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf Stove, custom Santa Barbara cabinetry and Italian granite countertops. There is also an island that seats six and a separate area with a bar that make this kitchen a great gathering location. Off the kitchen is a dining area with a Renaissance table that seats 10 in leather bulleted and Italian tapestry chairs. Enjoy dining in front of spectacular ocean views and a cozy a Waterford fireplace.
In this great room is also a living room with a leather couch and leather chairs and is great for entertaining. Relax and enjoy the high definition LCD/TV, DVD, stereo and wireless internet access in the middle of these 5 untouched acres.
Off the great room are glass doors leading to 1 of the 7 ocean view decks. This deck offers spectacular views of the both the property and ocean, accompanied with wrought iron furnishings for your comfort. Also off the great room are a half bath and the master suite.
The large master suite, also with ocean views, offers a king size bed and accompanying private bath. Every bedroom in the house has custom closets for ample storage and convenience. All of the bathrooms are done in Italian stone and marble, custom cabinetry and glass and are immaculately clean.
The downstairs offers 2 bedrooms, one with King and one with queen, 1 ½ bathrooms and a family room that includes a TV sitting area with comfortable couch and chairs, 42” Plasma TV/DVD & stereo, chaise lounge and desk. It is complimented with a Waterford fireplace and glass doors that lead to the 450 square foot deck. This deck, including the open room and bedrooms, also have breath taking views of the and overall grounds. It offers wrought iron chaise lounges and table and chairs and is a wonderful place for entertaining, sunbathing or simply enjoying the Santa Barbara sunrise and sunsets.
The outside grounds offer a beautiful courtyard made of Italian tile and travertine and is complimented with an Italian fountain. In the middle of the courtyard are 2 beautiful California oaks and a 30 foot cactus which is 100+ years old. The courtyard leads to the guest house which offers a queen size French walnut antique bed, sitting area with Waterford fireplace, private ocean view deck and full bathroom of Italian stone, custom glass and hand painted Avignon tiles.
There are also numerous other areas around the property that offer decks, views and spectacular ambiance for a picnic, with lemon and avocado trees sparsed out here and there. On top of the guest house is a large sun deck that has a gas grill, table and chairs and chaise lounges. This is the place to have great barbeques and enjoy the panoramic views of this untouched Southern California acreage. .