Grand Spanish Mediterranean Estate with incomparable Pacific Ocean and Island views in Hope Ranch’s only gated enclave. This sophisticated old world 4 Bedroom and 4 1/2 Bath home with office, elevator, pool and a tower room / Art Studio, offers the perfect combination of indoor and outdoor living. Dramatic entry opens to a three-story high curved iron staircase with decorative window glass panels from circa 1880’s.
The living room and dining area features three sets of French Doors with balconettes that open to sweeping ocean views. Arched ceilings are the focal point of the dining area. In the living room an impressive fireplace imported from France has animal motives that suggests it is from the Gothic period and compliments the unique antique details and hand painted tiles throughout the house.
The Kitchen with double ovens, microwave and generous kitchen isle, overlooks the breakfast nook and family room, which leads to a grand terrace with “Guarde de Courte” Louis XV style iron railings, ideal for outdoor entertaining. Enjoy the sea life up close and personal, watch sailboats glide by on the sparkling crystal blue waters and dolphins play in the waves. The kitchen and family room ceiling are covered with tile and massive beams.
Master bedroom with charming side patio looks out to the ocean as well and has a special elevator just outside. Master bath includes sink counters made of French marble steps. Upstairs the tower room with Art Studio could be used as an office and has a rooftop patio with broad ocean views. Downstairs you will find two guest bedrooms with baths and a guest apartment that each have French doors leading to the patio and pool area.
The private guest apartment, complete with bedroom and bath, has a kitchenette, dining area and inviting living area with fireplace. Three-car garage with sports court outside, as well as ample parking in the front of the home. This premier 5,580 SqFt bluff top villa on 1.84 acres known as “La Marquisse Sur-Mer” offers gorgeous Pacific Ocean views and the ultimate Santa Barbara beach lifestyle.
4 Bed + Office | 4.5 Bath | Shown by appointment only