An escape from the hustle and bustle of city life, this Spanish Hacienda-style estate is situated on 18.8 picturesque acres in the Santa Ynez Valley. Surrounded by endless mountain and vineyard views, the eight-bedroom, seven-bath estate offers extraordinary privacy, space and lifestyle amenities, located a short drive from acclaimed shopping, dining and schools, and 45 minutes from Santa Barbara.
Arrive by way of the private, gated drive to the expansive motor court, where the colorfully rich architecture is immediately on display, as mission-style doors open to spacious interior courtyards. Built in 2012, the residence exquisitely blends traditional design with modern sensibilities. Open, airy living, dining and entertaining areas feature soaring 16-foot, vaulted, wood-beamed ceilings, multiple fireplaces and expansive glass doors that open to spacious view terraces. The Spanish-tiled kitchen boasts premier appliances, a breakfast bar, wood and/or gas built-in pizza oven and generous walk-in pantry. Spacious bedrooms include the elegant master with its own patio, water feature, custom Spanish tile shower and soaking tub, as well as a guest unit with a separate entrance and sitting area.
Designed to make the most of the location and California sunshine, the estate features exceptional amenities for unwinding, entertaining and recreation. An expansive swimming pool is surrounded by lush grass lawns, while the pool house features a spacious indoor fitness
studio. Amenities include an exterior wood-burning fireplace, Argentinian Gaucho grill, multiple water features, fully enclosed and irrigated vegetable garden, professional standard-sized, all clay tennis court and a separate, spacious barn.
While offering a private, quiet retreat surrounded by idyllic natural beauty, the estate is within close reach of the Ballard School District Elementary, Solvang Junior High and Santa Ynez High School, as well as the renowned dining, shopping and award-winning wineries of Los Olivos, Solvang and Santa Ynez.