The median home value in Santa Barbara, CA is $4,385,000.
the county median home value of $590,000.
The national median home value is $266,648.
The average price of homes sold in Santa Barbara, CA is $4,385,000.
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compared to 56% rented, while
6% are vacant.
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Privacy abound, soaring hedges and an impressive, gated entry followed by an extended driveway welcome one into this captivating French Country-Style Hope Ranch Compound. A rare find, commanding approx. 3 usable flat acres and showcasing sensational mountain views, this 5-bed, 5 full/2 half bath main residence and 1 bed, 1 bath fully functional guest house replete w/ kitchenette, laundry area, living room and private patio, offer the perfect venue for an indoor/outdoor life-style with a seamless transition to the gorgeous grounds where a vibrant rose garden, 8 raised planting beds, pool & spa, 2-hole golf course with a separate putting green and an expansive rear terrace, inclusive of a built-in BBQ. Inside, the gourmet kitchen, bar area and multiple living and dining spaces mimic the ease of entertaining afforded by the exterior amenities. Designed with utmost convenience and comfort in mind, each of the homes 5 bedrooms host luxurious baths en-suite, with the primary suite conveniently located on the main level and featuring dual walk-in closets and French doors to the rear terrace. In addition, there is a spacious office, gym, two 2-car garages and extensive guest parking options. Located convenient to all Santa Barbara and Hope Ranch have to offer, including private tennis courts, gated Hope Ranch beach and private beach access, horse trails & more.
Stunning Villa on the Santa Barbara Riviera. A 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom gem perched on a private road just around the corner from the Belmond El Encanto. Gorgeous hardwood floors throughout, beamed ceilings and lots of light to bring in the outdoor splendor. The home boasts two owner suites, the downstairs suite has its own entrance and the upper suite has an incredible patio perfect for twilight drinks and stargazing. Both have huge walk-in closets with built-ins. View the Channel Islands from your kitchen which has been completely upgraded in Calcutta Marble, Viking appliances, built-in Miele Espresso Coffee system while light spills into the open concept. The expansive outside front patio is crafted in flagstone. Built-in umbrellas strategically placed along the perimeter easily open to cover the entire patio, making this an entertainer's dream. The serene back patio has a putting green, built-in Viking barbecue, and dog washing station perfect after hikes in the nearby trails.
Unlike anything else on the market, this luxe ocean-view estate brought to life in 2017 takes cues from Moroccan extravagance + minimalist design. Tucked away on a private lane, this compound is the perfect escape from the outside world. The 6bd home ushers you into a world of soothing sight lines & seamless indoor/outdoor living. Pivoting iron & glass doors link the interior w/the gardens & vast ocean views. Stone floors coalesce w/plaster walls to create an ethereal pallet. An elevator helps you make a seamless transition from the day, with 1st or 2nd floor primary suites. Luxury amenities include: stunning 75' pool & spa, media room, detached spa w/sauna, gym, studio, car lifts, orchard & cactus garden. Lush grounds & hidden courtyards abound. Have it all and dream big in Hope Ranch!
Commanding approximately 6.9 acres atop a serene, gated knoll and off a private road, this enchanting Mediterranean-style estate radiates privacy and tranquility at every turn. Inclusive of an impressive 4 bed, 3.5 bath residence, salt water infinity pool and spa, lush gardens and a spacious veranda all overlooking the incredible panoramic ocean, island and mountain views. The main residence features a convenient and versatile floor plan, superior scale throughout, media room, gourmet kitchen, wine cellar, and a luxurious primary suite with a private balcony and separate office. In addition, there is a well with a 5,000-gal storage tank, 2 solar panel structures which generate up to 10kw per hour, and a 4-car garage as well as additional guest parking available.
Magical mature trees surround this beautiful 3 bed 2.5 bath San Roque home. Cozy living room greets you from the front door, with bright skylights, fireplace, and large window seat. Kitchen also features skylights, butcher block island, breakfast bar, and is open to the dining area with French doors leading to the back patio. A central feature of this home includes a lower level family room with a half bathroom, many built-in shelves for books, quaint wood burning stove, with views and access to the backyard. All of the 3 bedrooms are upstairs, including the spacious Main Bedroom with ensuite bathroom and small balcony overlooking the lush backyard grounds. Enjoy time by a fire pit on the patio, exploring through the ivy on the stone walking path, or reading on the upper level sun deck above the property - this charming San Roque property in the Peabody School District is ready for you to make it your home.
Pushing the boundaries of high style & luxury living to new heights, this singular estate is unmatched for vision, flair & architectural detail. Villa Tragara was conceived w passion & executed w precision. Commanding an idyllic 2.45 acres in one of Montecito's best locations, this estate is the definition of one-of-a-kind excellence. Every space has been designed & executed w emotion & intention delivering an experience unmatched in residential design. Inviting joy, reflection, solitude & inspiration, the interiors are filled with creativity. Outside, gardens overflow w exotic plants & lush lawns leading past a babbling stream into a swimming pond, overlooking a bocce court, pickle-ball court, fire-pit, lush lawns & olive orchard all inviting you to live, entertain, relax and enjoy.
Prepare to fall in love with this simply elegant masterpiece that is bursting with classic style and charm. Constructed in 1917 and designed by famous architect Winsor Soule, this home rests on almost an acre of land. Ideally situated in prime Montecito. An incredibly spacious floor plan takes full advantage of over 7,700 sq. ft. of living space.The ground floor includes a grand, formal living room surrounded by French doors filling the room with natural light. Next is an exquisitely paneled library with built in floor-to-ceiling book cases. Down the hallway, you are greeted by a large room which can be used as a formal dining room or very spacious family room. Enjoy a butler pantry with copper sinks, dishwasher drawers, and plenty of room for all your dishware. Next is a spacious chef's kitchen, completely remodeled in 2005, with a walk-in pantry. Up the grand staircase to the second floor are the main living quarters. The bright, south-facing primary bedroom suite includes a large sun porch with three walls of disappearing windows that capture views of the mature redwoods and gardens and the breezes of the Pacific Ocean. Just down the hall are two additional bedroom suites. With a total of 6 bedrooms, this majestic home has a beauty that is simply timeless.
Mira Vista is one of the most remarkable estates in Montecito with a stunningly luxurious main residence and several other structures constructed with unprecedented quality. Specifically chosen because of its prestigious site, this significant property which previously belonged to I.G. Waterman, an accomplished musician, has been lovingly restored and redesigned to reflect its rich history. Approach this grand estate through the iron clad gates past a notable gate house, providing a lovely living space for staff or security. Venture up the historic driveway lined with mature palms and perfectly manicured gardens designed by Susan Van Atta. Arrive at an impressive motor court to enter this 5 bedroom, 5 full baths and 3 half baths estate which spans approximately 13,779 square feet of living space with voluminous 16 ft ceilings and numerous glass doors that allow natural light to flood in and illuminate the vintage inspired interiors. Influenced by Dorothy Draper who relished in using vibrant colors, various textures, patterns, and palettes, Mira Vista was built by the current owners to reflect the 1930's style that she was famous for. While unique and creative in design style, this estate architecturally pairs perfectly with the historical tone of Montecito's lush backdrop. The opportunities at Mira Vista are endless.
Own this stunning, ocean view, Santa Barbara Riviera Icon. Sited ''High on a Hill'' featuring jaw dropping views of the City, Pacific Ocean, Channel Islands and The Santa Barbara Harbor. This stately turn of the century mansion is graced by majestic grounds, resembling the Rose Garden at the Old Mission Santa Barbara, with lush lawns and tranquil terraces to suit entertaining, family time or sanctuary seeking. This retreat has an understated regal feel and has been artistically reinvigorated to capture its stately presence while allowing for future individual touches and finishes. +/-3,216 square feet consisting of 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms with the master, two upstairs bedrooms, living and family rooms featuring their own, unique ocean views with the downstairs master overlooking thepool. Located on what is considered the most beautiful, quiet, sought after street in town. Mere minutes to Downtown, The Belmond El Encanto Hotel and The Santa Barbara Mission. Do not miss this opportunity to own your piece of The American Riviera! Select photos are virtually staged.
Live the ultimate Santa Barbara lifestyle in this stunning contemporary craftsman home on the Mesa, located in the sought-after Washington School area, & close to the best of the Mesa - beaches, parks, restaurants, & shopping. Built in 2007, this immaculate home features 3 bedrooms & 3 full baths, plus a loft/office area. The flexible floor plan also has a separate bed/bath on the entry level - perfect for guests or parents. The private, fully-fenced backyard is drought-tolerant, & the attached 2-car garage has interior access. High-end upgrades include hickory floors, premium carpet, 7'' baseboards, wood-beamed ceilings, dual-pane windows, built-in appliances, soft water system, built-ins in all closets, A/C, & more.
A hidden oasis in Nomad Village! Take advantage of this rare opportunity to own this new 2020 home on a double corner lot with its own private yard. This modern home features open concept living and dining, modern kitchen, 3 spacious bedrooms, a primary bedroom suite with modern bath and two closets, full guest bath and full laundry room. Enjoy the Santa Barbara weather in the sizable, gated yard with lawn and sitting area. Lives like a home in the best ways. Great alternative to enjoy the Santa Barbara lifestyle. Located convenient to Upper State Street and in the Hope School District, this home is minutes away from the Five Points Mall and freeway access. Minutes from downtown and beaches.
Beautiful ocean & island views with a touch of European magic exudes from this modern, yet timeless, villa on the Mesa in Santa Barbara. Upon entering the house, step up to the formal living room w/magnificent views of the ocean & islands. The open plan kitchen/dining room is light, bright and filled with mesmerizing views of the blue Pacific. Newer appliances include a glass-topped stove/oven, double door refrigerator, dishwasher & laundry room with extra large washer and dryer. A family room w/French doors leads out to the large patio w/Hot Tub. The deck is equipped for a Bar-B-Q grill and large enough for outdoor dining, relaxing & enjoying the beautiful views. The Master Suite offers a quiet solitude to relax & wake up everyday to the restful view of the blue ocean. The Master bath is equipped with dual sinks, a shower/tub combination and a set of French doors that lead conveniently through the side garden to the spa below.There are two additional bedrooms which share a bath/shower and plenty of storage. One bedroom enjoys views of the luscious green hillside and one offers views of the ocean and islands.From the side garden are a set of mystical stairs which lead up to a fanciful "Bird's Nest" custom built art studio. It is a special place designed to take advantage of the 180-degree view of the ocean and islands.
Enjoy mountain views close to the beach from this sleek-interior 2-bedroom 1-bath cottage with separate garage. Newly remodelled on the inside with an open-concept kitchen, dining and living area. Sweet views out of every window. Big private yard in the back as well as in the front. Facing a quiet street, on the ocean-side of the freeway, this turn-key home offers privacy, proximity to the ocean, to Coast Village Road in Downtown Montecito, to the celebrated Montecito Inn, Four Seasons, and Rosewood Miramar Hotel. Blocks away from Butterfly beach, and Miramar Beach.
Located in a picturesque area of Santa Barbara Palisades with views of the mountains and canyons on 1/2 acre lot. Adjacent to Montecito with its small town atmosphere, local shops and restaurants. This home has so many extra details, such as Mediterranean arches, travertine bathrooms and solar panels. Flat driveway welcomes you to the covered porch entrance. The living area flows gently throughout the home. The master bedroom is spacious with a second fireplace for those cozy nights. The lower level could be used as guest quarters, mother-in-law, or even a man cave. The sloping rear yard has citrus and avocado trees and room to plant that spring garden. Outdoor entertainment area that has several levels for outdoor family gathering. The views of the surrounding areas are spectacular. This dream home is available for you and your family to make those lifetime memories.
Located in a most coveted, quiet downtown complex of only 7 private units with rare availability, Cota Street Studios #3 exemplifies Jeff Shelton's unparalleled, unique architecture & Dan Upton's superior craftsmanship. This wonderful townhouse, the largest & nicest in the award-winning Studios, lives like a 2 bedroom, and was retained for many years by the developer due to its open floor plan & wide access to the beautiful courtyard garden & fountain. With incredible natural light & vistas of Santa Barbara's Riviera, this magical home offers gorgeous Spanish tile & wood floors, custom metalwork & finishes, & outdoor patios & balconies, making this a very special living space. This exceptional downtown retreat is an ideal work-from-home option (lower level zoned for commercial, non-retail use) and is just steps away from great shopping, outdoor cafes, casual eateries & fine dining. Just a short distance to the Farmers' Market, Funk Zone, wine tasting rooms, theaters, museums, beach, harbor & pier. This remarkable home, published in Sunset Magazine, possesses an abundance of light, joy, color & originality. With no expense spared, all upscale furnishings, decor & electronics (smart TVs, Sonos sound system) are available separately, making this sophisticated property turn-key and move-in ready.
Originally built in 1900 this Monterey Colonial was redone in 2015 with quality finishes. Present owners added pool and fantastic outdoor "room" that comes fully equipped with fire pit, built in barbecue, and outdoor TV. The new landscaping offers seasonal blooms, oak trees and lawns. There is a tiny orchard with room to expand. The property is comprised of main house with 4 bedrooms, formal dining room, kitchen/family room and living room open to pool and grounds. Guest house includes a living room with FP, full kitchen, plus 3 bedrooms with 2 baths. There is an additional one bedroom suite adjacent to the main house perfect as an office, live-in nanny suite, or additional guest space. There are 5 garage spaces with two currently used as a gym. A part of Montecito history with all the upgrades for 2021 living.
Unsurpassed never-ending panoramic Ocean, Island & Coastal views with magnificent sunset colors compliment this secluded gated hillside compound on 3.7 acres. Perched on the exclusive Campanil Hill, this imposing residence with guest house & tennis pavilion offers 9 Br and 8.5 Ba and 7 fireplaces. Stunning resort-like grounds with entertaining areas & ocean view patios. Your own private sanctuary with pool, spa, lighted tennis court, pickleball court, putting green and plenty of lawn space for volleyball. Soaring entry with spiral staircase greets you to this grand home. Living room features wall of windows where you can enjoy the sailboats gliding. Remodeled gourmet kitchen with granite counters and enormous kitchen island. The first floor includes 4 Br, a wood paneled Den/Game Room with bar, fireplace and media room with wood entertainment center and padded walls. Upstairs Master Suite with private balcony that looks out over the ocean. Luxurious master bath with onyx slabs. Guest suite with balcony. Additional 1 Br guest apartment with separate entry is complete with living room, fireplace and kitchenette. Pool house has spacious living room with fireplace, kitchenette and 1 Br & 1 Ba. Tennis Pavilion with large living room & bar area, 1 Br with Murphy bed and 1 Ba, perfect for professional gym & massage room. New roof & new wrought iron railings
Rare opportunity to purchase your dream home in this highly sought after gated Santa Barbara community! One of only 16 homes in Hitchcock Ranch, this community is tucked away from the busy roads, yet just minutes to the Upper State Street corridor which includes Whole Foods, La Cumbre Plaza, great schools, and easy access to the 101 freeway. Served by the coveted Hope School District, this 3 bed/3 bath move-in ready home has been immaculately maintained by the original owner. As you enter through the front door, you are greeted by an open floor plan with soaring ceilings and multiple levels to accommodate living, sleeping and work spaces for everyone in the family. The entry level includes two bedrooms (or office) and a full bathroom. The upper level offers a large primary bedroom with en-suite bathroom including dual vanity and large soaking tub. The adjacent loft on this upper level provides a quiet space for reading, an additional office space, or extra room for the occasional overnight guest. Downstairs from the entrance is the main living level with separate living room, dining area, kitchen with breakfast counter, a den and a full bathroom. For extended living space the kitchen opens to a peaceful deck surrounded by trees and greenery--the perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or lounge in the sun in the afternoon. There is even a place for 'Fido' with a small dog run in the side yard. This is 'the one' you have been waiting for!
Wrap yourself in luxury and experience mesmerizing mountain and valley views from this meticulously designed Mediterranean villa. Built in 2006, the well-appointed 4 bedroom/ 3.5 bathroom home was thoughtfully crafted to make everyday life feel extraordinary. As you step through the entrance, every room draws you outside to one of the multiple sun-drenched decks. The well-designed floorplan creates an easy flow from room to room while still maintaining privacy. The living room, formal dining room and view-facing kitchen take center stage with custom finishes and impeccable craftsmanship. The lower level a sumptuous primary bedroom with private mountain-view terrace, two additional guest bedrooms plus a large bedroom suite with its own entrance and kitchenette. Surrounded by thoughtful garden spaces, idyllic walking paths and mature trees, the bucolic setting is a serene oasis and only moments to Montecitos lower village and beaches. A timeless Santa Barbara villa awaits!
Rarely available penthouse unit within a short walk to downtown! Only a few of these exist in all of Santa Barbara. Enjoy multiple privacy features, including gated underground parking and keyed elevator access to the third floor. Get your groceries from directly across the street. Only 2 to 3 blocks to all the restaurants and shops of downtown! The main floor features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a small bonus room for a total of around 1,115 square feet. The upper floor has a larger bonus room, a bathroom, 2 large storage rooms, and various rooftop entertainment facilities and appliance hookups. Enjoy thousands of square feet of private and semi-private decking and rooftop patio. Fantastic views of the mountains and downtown SB. A rare opportunity to own a luxury penthouse! Unbranded tour at 1532StateStreet com
Nestled quietly beyond a gated entry above Montecito's renowned Butterfly Beach, a breathtaking work of art awaits, destined to impress. A stunning example of the iconic International Style of architecture, the one-of-a-kind home was influenced by the works of renowned modernist architect, Richard Neutra, who emphasized the flexibility and adaptability of space. The 3 bed, 2.5 bath residence re-envisions an elevated lifestyle. Walls of floor to ceiling windows with additional clerestory windows above grace the majority of the home, capitalizing on the indescribable coastal views and making them not only visible from every room, but the focal point, too. A spacious balcony wraps around the southern and eastern sides of the property, offering a dreamlike venue for enjoying one's morning coffee or evening sunsets. Designed with privacy in mind, the residence features tinted privacy glass windows and sliding glass doors, allowing one to see from the inside out with perfection.
As if magically lifted from Cape Cod or the Hamptons this stunning home is the centerpiece of a beautiful Montecito estate. A veritable homage to spaciousness and light, it provides an abundance of soaring ceilings, and multi-pane French windows and doors. Treasures include a dramatic living room with towering ceiling, a striking mezzanine, and custom cherry wood walls and woodwork; a formal dining room with French doors to a wraparound balcony; a chef's kitchen open to the den; 2 guest suites on the main level; and a lower-level bonus room. The 2nd level is reserved for the luxurious primary suite. The grounds host a studio over the 3-car garage, a guest cottage, magical treehouse, crescent shaped pool and in-pool spa, & a dining pergola, all immersed in exquisite landscaping with exotic gardens and rare specimens. This magnificent estate, its privacy assured by full fencing, a gated entry, and its location on a peaceful lane, is convenient to everything Montecito has to offer.
Drawing inspiration from around the globe, this architectural & spiritual estate is a luxurious display of international influences & has a storied history. Villa de la Vista was once a part of the San Leandro Ranch & owned by the famed Gould family. An extensive renovation in 2012 was undertaken & thru the architectural ingenuity of Thomas Bollay, this prominent residence was brought back to life. The estate sits on a unique 2.9-acre promontory offering a rare 360-degree bird's eye view out to the Pacific Ocean, coastline & mtns, complete with a pool, 1BD guest house, tennis pavilion & office building, rose gardens, & thoughtful garden spaces. The 6 bedroom main residence features a meditation room, home theater, wine cellar, bar, recording room, private gym & sauna. Perfection!
3 Bed 2 Bath Home - Located in a well kept Secret area of Santa Barbara. Located 2.5 Miles North of Downtown & adjacent Hope Ranch, La Cumbre Senior Park. Recessed lighting throughout, Forced Heat, A/C Spacious Master bath & Walk-in bath. Large separate Laundry room w/hook-ups, 2 car stacked carport & surrounded wood fence. utilities separate. *Buyer to be approved by park management within 10 days of acceptance. Agent Must be Present!
Perched atop a gated knoll, this elegant Eucalyptus Hill condominium showcases sensational ocean, coastline and mountain views from nearly every room. Designed with utmost comfort and convenience in mind, the 3 bed, 3.5 bath open concept home is adorned with a wealth of large windows, skylights and French doors, thoughtfully situated to capitalize on the many patios, serene setting and gorgeous views. Drawing on Mediterranean-style design, the home emanates an ambiance of warmth and refinement and presents stunning details throughout, inclusive of marble flooring, vaulted ceilings and multiple fireplaces. The romantic living room features a trio of French doors to a lovely patio overlooking the Montecito valley and sprawling ocean views and opens to the formal dining area.Nearby, the gourmet kitchen, replete with a large center island, stainless built-in appliances and abundant cabinetry, opens to the informal dining area and a cozy second living space with ocean views.
Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of 4/19/2021 12:00:00 AM and /or other sources. All data, including all measurements and calculations of area, is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MLS. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.
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