4621 Via Roblada, Santa Barbara, Hope Ranch, California: An ideal location for equestrian-minded residents.
This airy Mediterranean-style architectural masterpiece in Santa Barbara is a true slice of Old Europe that was thoughtfully recreated by Paul Franz and Architect Ketzel & Goodman. With design details that recall the south of France, the equestrian estate on more than 13-acres above the Pacific Ocean is nestled between the sea and mountains in one of the country’s most exclusive neighborhoods, Hope Ranch.
This perfect family home surrounded by lush gardens and ocean vistas has it all including a private equestrian riding center on the property, two pools, championship tennis court, and a private pathway to Hope Ranch Beach. And how close you are to the best of Santa Barbara!
Hope Ranch is an elite residential area and one of California’s most exclusive enclaves offering a golf course and country club, private beach, small lake, and miles of bridle paths.
A lofty dream house
Juxtaposing all the warm wood panels, cool water hues from the lagoon style pool & spa, and the majestic Pacific is lush greenery, capping off the dreamlike feeling of this French country estate. The design includes large spaces taking advantage of the 360-degree views. Here music meets the ocean.
Cooking in the sun-filled charming country kitchen will be a an elevated gourmet experience, while the elegant formal dining room is such a great space for gatherings, casual lunches, and morning coffee looking out at the endless spaces and along the coast. You can always finish your day sparkling in the secluded room for relaxation equipped with sunken bar, near the eight fireplaces (7 fireplaces in main house; 1 exterior fireplace), on the viewing pavilion, and the expansive stone terraces.
The master bedroom has it all. Escape to the main floor master equipped with separate his and her’s bathroom and fitness studio. Upstairs there are four lovely guest rooms. Private cinema sessions will be on your daily agenda. Gather around for a family movie and just enjoy being together. The championship tennis court serves up even more built-in value.
Each room was positioned superbly to enjoy the priceless Pacific air, the ocean roar and the breeze that puts the mind at ease. Just open the windows and you got the ideal dose of wild salt air. Close your eyes and breath. The weather is one of the big reasons people move to Santa Barbara. The area has some of the best micro-climates.
What separates this estates from over homes in this exclusive community is the private walking path. The promenade through the woods takes you to the Hope Ranch Beach, the only beach in the county with private gated access. This idyllic beach is reserved exclusively to the Hope Ranch home owners.
Ride More. Worry Less.
Have a look at the private equestrian facilities that come with the estate. The Equestrian facility includes an exceptional 3-stall barn, run-ins, feed room, a large riding ring, and an attached groomsman’s apartment. The nearby riding trails offer beach access. In Santa Barbara, the horse show season never ends. No matter how bad your day is… There is someone waiting for you at the barn.
The estate will be Auctioned Live, Truly Absolute, Without Reserve.
The Live Absolute Auction of this enchanting French country estate will be held on the property site, Saturday, September 16th at 11:00 AM Pacific Time. On the auction day, the higher bidder will win the property. DeCaro Auctions International’s upcoming auction in Hope Ranch has many great features. Check the link for more.
4621 Via Roblada, Santa Barbara, Hope Ranch at a Glance:
- 7 Bedrooms; 11 Full bathrooms and 2 half bathrooms;
- Private entrance gates; Fully Fenced;
- 8 Fireplaces total: 7 fireplaces in main house; 1 exterior fireplace (all gas);
- Wine cellar;
- Media room with wet bar;
- Two walk-in pantries, Two-story foyer;
- Grand motor court and porte-cochere;
- Private spa and lap pool off master suite;
- Lagoon-style pool; Pond;
- Viewing pavilion, Expansive stone terraces;
- Championship, lighted north/south tennis court
- 4 Car garage;
- Private walking path with exclusive access to Hope Ranch Beach;
- Equestrian facility includes 3-stall barn, run-ins, feed room, attached groomsman’s apartment, large riding ring.
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