Romantic indoor/outdoor home and gardens in the heart of Montecito with easy access to all the shops, restaurants, and Butterfly Beach. Vintage finishes enrich this beautifully designed 4 bedroom, 3 ½ bath home surrounded with patios, fountains, and gardens. The gracious entry opens to the spectacular, light-filled, open beam living room with oversized fireplace and French doors leading to two separate gardens and expansive open patio. The formal dining room has its own fireplace and more French doors opening onto another patio and fountain along with a convenient pass through to the kitchen. The kitchen with inviting family room has another fireplace and a center island perfect for informal dining and entertaining is easy as there are two sets of doors leading to the garden and patio. The downstairs also offers a light and bright bedroom with bath which can function as bedroom, office, or den.
A wide hardwood staircase leads to the bedrooms above. The luxurious master suite includes an office or sitting room as you enter into the oversized bedroom with fireplace, exceptionally large dual closets, romantic fireplace and more French doors leading to a balcony overlooking the grounds and out to a peek of the ocean and islands beyond. In addition to the master there is a generous bedroom with a Jack and Jill bath shared with a smaller bedroom with loft perfect as an office or fanciful child or guest room.
The property is walled, fenced, and gated for ultimate privacy with spacious double garage located down a driveway off the main road. An existing well is available to provide water in addition to the Montecito water meter already in place.
This is not only a home to be lived in and enjoyed, it is also perfectly suited to all types of entertainment, from intimate dinners with a fire going and fountain trickling in the background, to larger parties with easy access from all of the public rooms and spaces.
MLS ID: 15-2337