670 Hot Springs Rd, Montecito, CA 93108 $74,000,000

Status: Active    MLS# 21-2467

7 Bedrooms    14 Full Bathrooms    3 Half Bathrooms

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Property Description

A rare & extraordinary piece of Art & Antiquity, Far Afield is one of two significant historic estates remaining in the prime Montecito ''Golden Quadrangle'' commanding apx 10.5 acres. In 1917 enduring Santa Barbara ''The Biltmore Hotel'' Architect Francis T. Underhill designed this gorgeous Mediterranean Revival (Villa) Estate & gardens inspired by his other noted masterpieces. At enormous expense and time, a 15-year restoration project completed in 2015 delivers art & architecture thoughtfully finished with hand crafted custom details using 17th & 18th century reclaimed building materials curated throughout Europe. Each of the parquet floor patterns were custom built on site with hand cut French Oak, imported from historic Chateaus. A curated collection of Dutch, Italian and Spa tiles are attentively integrated throughout the estate's interior and exterior. The elegance of the 7 bd + 14 ba villa's architecture, facade & finishes are enhanced by the estate's unparalleled & completely updated infrastructure including a structural & mechanical engineering overhaul with added subterranean levels & state of the art systems rivaling modern hotel resorts of today. Far Afield is a legacy estate for the ages with everything you would expect to represent success, class & sophistication. Gated long canopied driveway approach set back several hundred yards from Hot Springs Road introduces an unassuming, yet unbelievably awe-inspiring romantic Main Villa and Guest Residence w/ indelible charm & character. Truly a trophy asset to be cherished by children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren for decades to come offered for the first time in nearly 20 years. A once in a lifetime opportunity with location, land, gardens, & pedigree architecture impossible to replicate today.

Property Information
Property Details
MLS ID: #21-2467
Current Price: $74,000,000 
Status: Active
Days on Market: 2
Address: 670 Hot Springs Rd
City / Zip: Montecito, CA 93108
Area / Neighborhood: Montecito
Property Type: Residential – Home/Estate
Approx. Sq. Ft.: 20,000 
Year Built: 1918 
Lot Sq. Ft.: 11 Sq.Ft. 
Topography: Level 
Proximity: Near Park(s), Near School(s), Near Shopping 
View: Mountain, Ocean, Panoramic 
Schools
Elementary School: Mont Union
Jr. High School: S.B. Jr.
Sr. High School: S.B. Sr.
Interior Features
Bedrooms: 7
Total Bathrooms: 14
Bathrooms (Full): 14
Bathrooms (Half): 3
Dining Areas: Breakfast Area, Breakfast Bar, Dining Area, Formal, In Kitchen, Other 
Fireplaces: Other 
Heating / Cooling: A/C Central, Heat Other 
Laundry: Room 
Exterior Features
Exterior: Stucco 
Foundation: Other 
Grounds: BBQ, Deck, Fenced: ALL, Fruit Trees, Lawn, Patio Covered, Pool, SPA-Outside, Wooded, Yard Irrigation PRT 
Parking: Gar #1, Gar #2, Gar #3 
Handicap Access: Elevator, Wheelchair Access 
Misc.
Amenities: Butlers Pantry, Guest House, Other, Remodeled Bath, Skylight 
Other buildings: Other 
Site Improvements: Private 
Water / Sewer: Mont Wtr 
Zoning: R-1 
Location

Listed with Coldwell Banker Realty

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