Total Square Footage: 2,709±
Beds/Baths: Main: 3 / 2 Full, 1 Powder
Year Built: 1999
Architect: Robin Donaldson
Acreage: 0.24 ±
School District: Summerland
Offered at $2,999,000
This stylish two-story craftsman home of approx. 2,709 sq. ft. with 3-bedrooms and 2 ½-baths, is customized for Santa Barbara’s mild climate and a relaxed lifestyle with unobstructed panoramic ocean views, and wonderful indoor-outdoor spaces uniquely set up for entertaining a small group or up to 100 guests – sophisticated, welcoming and comfortable. The new state-of-the-art kitchen was designed for enjoying Santa Barbara’s indoor-outdoor lifestyle offering a stunning gourmet kitchen with no details spared. The unique “NanaWall” doors open completely for frameless ocean vistas that become the focal point of the stylish, sleek interior, and allow guests to delight in the scenery. The contemporary kitchen is the social hub of the home with sleek finishes, a massive center island (seating 6), custom Italian cabinetry with plentiful storage, quartzite island, quartz countertops and a quartz and marble backsplash, a honed granite bar, and fully equipped with innovative Gaggenau German engineered appliances.
This home is distinguished by its lovely craftsman details that include built-ins, large covered front and rear porches with stone and wood columns, exposed wooden structural elements, wide plank European hardwood floors, and a practical open floor plan for today’s lifestyle. The second floor features a large master bedroom with an inviting sitting area, two closets, and an ocean view deck, as well as two guest bedrooms, one with office built-ins, and a cozy upstairs mezzanine with a lounge, built-ins, and a vaulted ceiling open to the entry below. The house is surrounded by lovely gardens and patios, and also offers a two-car garage with two additional private parking spaces.
About the Property
The rich custom wood front door with sidelites opens to a large second-floor mezzanine with a wrought-iron balustrade, a center chandelier and a vaulted ceiling. The entry level offers a powder room, coat closet, a door to the two-car garage, and a windowed laundry room with storage cabinets and a tile countertop with a sink. From the entry, step down to the living room that features a large fireplace with a wood mantle and tiled hearth and surround, two windows to the side gardens, and a sliding glass door that opens to the covered front patio. Step down to the dining room where the sliding glass door opens to an exterior covered dining patio with stunning ocean views and impeccable gardens.
Enjoy fabulous ocean views from the gourmet kitchen featuring a 10.5 ft. ceiling, custom Italian cabinetry, a large galley sink, and a massive square island with a quartz countertop and vegetable sink, a Sub-Zero wine refrigerator, a large center wrought-iron chandelier and seating for six. The stainless steel Gaggenau appliances include a built-in convection oven with rotisserie, warming drawer, and combi-microwave oven, 4-burner gas range with two chef-quality induction burners, a noise-canceling wall-mounted hood, a dishwasher, and a side-by-side refrigerator/freezer. There’s also an exterior honed granite bar with seating for three adjacent to the galley sink. The adjacent family room offers custom built-in cabinetry with bookshelves, a sliding glass door, and windows to the ocean views and side gardens.
The second-floor mezzanine wraps around the entry below and leads to the master bedroom suite, a full bath, guest bedroom #2, guest bedroom #3 with an office desk and built-ins, and an intimate lounge that offers walls of windows to the front and side gardens, and built-in cabinetry, bookshelves and an entertainment center. The large master bedroom enjoys a lovely sitting/exercise room with a side garden window and sliding glass doors to the ocean view patio, along with beautiful European hardwood floor, a vaulted ceiling, and a large ocean view window with views to the community open space below. The dressing area has two closets and the master bath has a double vanity with travertine tile countertops and two sinks, a large tub with a travertine tile deck and backsplash, a glass shower with travertine tile, a private toilet room, and windows to the front and side gardens.
This incredible Summerland Heights property is the perfect getaway along the eastern edge of Montecito that’s conveniently located to the beach, hiking trails, shopping, and restaurants. It’s complete with top-of-the-line finishes, luxurious design, a beautiful rose garden, mature olive trees, stone paths, two additional parking spaces, a gated dog run, and unparalleled ocean views.
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