Tucked down a private lane across from the Birnam Wood Golf Club in the heart of Montecito, this home is an enchanting and private sanctuary enhanced with a charming guest house, separate luxurious spa studio and handsome wine room.
A pretty gated entry with blooming lotus flowers and stone pathways leads to the gracious 4 bedroom/4.5 bath Board n' Batten cottage style residence. The bright and inviting living room with fireplace has Oak floors and open beam ceilings and leads to the proper dining room with fireplace. The lovely kitchen boasts a spacious center island with seating area and prep sink, a six-burner range and ample storage. The kitchen opens to a beautiful family room with soaring beamed ceiling, fireplace, built-in bookcases and abundant French windows. The expansive master bedroom suite has a romantic fireplace, open beam ceilings, sitting area and exquisite master bathroom. Completing the main level is a guest bedroom suite with a large loft play/storage area. On the second floor are two large bedrooms that share a nicely appointed bathroom.
From the main residence, sets of French doors open to the lovely grounds providing access to the terrace, outdoor barbeque, lawn and gardens. A stone pathway leads past a lovely natural stone koi pond with waterfall to the storybook guest cottage. Complete with full kitchen and bath, the private 850 sq.ft. guest cottage has a fireplace, hardwood floors and loft for extra sleeping, office or storage space.
Yet another stone pathway leads guests to an intimate dining area with stone fireplace and seating area under a majestic Oak tree, encouraging the California Coastal lifestyle. Just past this is a 350 sq.ft. studio with a sumptuous steam room, perfect as a gym, office or private retreat.
A spacious stone motor court and two car garage provide ample parking for residents and guests.
Moments from both the BirnamWood and the Valley Club Golf Courses, this lovely home is conveniently situated close to Montecito’s exceptional shopping and dining.