Modern Montecito Farmhouse
645 El Bosque Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108
Total # of Rooms: 14
Year Built: 1995
Interior: 4,135 sq. ft. (approx.)
Land: 1.51 acres (approx.)
Web #: 0114510
MLS ID: 19-2782
Set among the mature oaks in the Golden Quadrangle of Montecito and boasting panoramic mountain views, this extensively remodeled, modern farmhouse is an entertainer’s dream. A ranch-style home with a nod to the San Ysidro Ranch Hotel, the property is an inspired example of indoor-outdoor living at its best. The one and a half acres of private luxury welcomes you as you pass through the home’s exterior gates. With over a dozen fruit and avocado trees, mature oaks, roses, and raised-bed gardens, this estate was designed with an outdoor gardening enthusiast in mind.
The recently reimagined and redesigned chef’s kitchen boasts natural stone slab counters, and Moroccan tile backsplash. The kitchen is outfitted with two ovens and a custom 300-bottle refrigerated walk-in wine pantry. The large central island and surrounding prep area contains two additional under-counter beverage refrigerators and a crushed ice maker. The whole room is an integral aspect of a whole home great room concept for ease of everyday living and entertaining. Just off the kitchen and great room with its soaring, vaulted ceilings are large patios and an outdoor fireplace, a custom-built barbecue and food-prep cove, large pool and spa with the mountains of Santa Barbara just beyond.
The master suite is appointed with two walk in closets, a luxurious bathroom with floor to ceiling marble detail and an indoor outdoor shower made from Brazilian natural wood and shiplap materials. The dressing room is a clothing enthusiast’s dream, featuring a freestanding stone bathtub with mountain views.