The Riviera’s northern plateau is a highly sought after environment offering a perfect combination of “Montecito like” semi-rural tranquility along with renowned Riviera views. This coveted neighborhood is known for its estate sites with mature trees, beautifully landscaped grounds and spacious homes with peaceful vistas of the gorgeous Santa Ynez mountain range.
Hidden away on a private gated drive in the heart of this neighborhood is a stately architecturally designed villa that combines classic Spanish Colonial design elements along with a California casual style of living.
The 4200sq. ft. home offers 5 bedrooms with 3 and a half baths including a romantic master suite complete with wood-beamed ceilings, a cozy fireplace, a full-size sauna and a spa tub for two.The gracious and light-filled public rooms feature vaulted ceilings, handmade Mexican tiles, custom wrought-iron detailing and a well-appointed gourmet kitchen that adjoins an inviting sunroom providing the perfect gathering place for meals and entertaining.
Adding to the ambiance of this unique estate is the completely private, fully contained, botanic garden-like acre of grounds that provide a nature lovers’ paradise complete with walking paths, specimen plants, mature trees and inspiring mountain views. Relaxing daily living and entertaining can be enjoyed on the sprawling lawn, various patios and decks or the private free form pool.
Enjoy your own harvest with colorful gardens, bountiful fruit trees and raised vegetable beds, and if you are looking for some exercise there are two association tennis courts down the street along with the adjacent 20 acre “Sheffield Open Space” with miles of walking paths. All together this very special Riviera Villa is the home you may never want to leave.
Address: 2434 Stanwood Dr, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
For more information, contact Chris Palme at 805-448-3066 or [email protected]
Chris Palme is the exclusive agent representing the Santa Barbara, California real estate market as a member of the Haute Residence Real Estate Network. View all of his listings here.
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