The Queen of Mission Canyon. This unique, classically restored Spanish Revival property was built in 1930 as one of the first homes in Mission Canyon. Perched above a quiet cul de sac street with spectacular views of the ocean, islands, and St. Anthony’s Seminary. Thoughtfully updated to meet modern standards while retaining its original charm and character. Renovated in the style of George Washington Smith with decorative terracotta tiles, hardwood floors, robust ironwork, rare time period light fixtures, and antique roof tiles.
This property has 2 residences. The main residence features 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. A stately rotunda greets you as you enter this prized estate. A grand and sweeping spiral staircase elevates you to impressive living spaces with an abundance of natural light. Breathtaking view decks, fireplace, formal dining room, spacious kitchen with breakfast area, plus a separate workshop or yoga studio. The spacious primary suite has amazing views and is complete with a two-sided fireplace, private view deck, jetted soaking tub, separate shower, and a generous walk-in closet. 4 ensuite bedrooms with a versatile floorplan that could accommodate multi-occupancy.
The separate second residence has its own address, 872 Windsor Way. This detached ADU retains the same style and elegance as the main residence. It features 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom. It has a complete yet efficient kitchen, beautiful wood floors, spacious walk-in closet, fireplace and breathtaking views. A natural stone pathway leads to its own separate entrance with private yards. Its rooftop deck is absolutely awe-inspiring. Incredible panoramic views and a perfect space for entertaining guests or simply enjoying a quiet evening at home watching the sunset or sitting under the stars.
This property has lush and mature landscaping. Numerous fruit trees and a rose garden. High efficiency heat, air conditioning, air filtration, whole-house water filtration, RO water system, tankless hot water heaters, ample onsite parking, plus a 2-car garage. The Santa Barbara Mission, Natural History Museum, Rocky Nook Park, Botanic Gardens, numerous hiking trails, and great schools are just around the corner. Close to shopping, restaurants & entertainment in both Downtown Santa Barbara and Upper State Street areas, but still in a peaceful tree-lined setting.