In a coveted neighborhood of classic Montecito estates, this rare Sycamore Can yon Road property provides the opportunity to create ones own grand manor. Its private and tranquil approximately 1.3-acres currently host a tastefully updated Mid-century ranch-style home and separate artist studio. The studio is tucked against a wooded hillside and is accessible via a charming arched footbridge over a seasonal stream. Fruit trees and roses complement the natural landscape. The current residence features beautiful hardwood floors throughout, and high, vaulted ceilings. The living room has mult iple French doors with clerestory windows above, while the adjacent family room hosts multiple large windows complemented by clerestory windows following the line of the vaulted ceiling. The generous use of glass and the expansive ceilings allow both rooms to be bathed in light, and create a refreshing feeling of spaciousness. Likewise, in the updated kitchen and adjoining breakfast area, greenhouse windows invite the cultivation of ones favorite herbs and flowers. Throughout the home, interior comforts seem to merge with the enchanting exterior landscape. The unmistakable ambiance of relaxed sophistication for which Montecito is renown prevails at this estate property. Perfect as it is, yet also offering potential for greatness, it rests just a stones throw from beloved Lotusland, and is a short distance from Cold Spring School, the communitys Upper and Lower Villages, pristine beaches, and two world-class resorts.
Villa – Montecito, Santa Barbara, California, USA
Total area: 191 m² 3 bedrooms 3 bathrooms
- Built in 1953