This post-and-beam contemporary, with walls of windows and slightly pitched roofline, takes in city and ocean views from its vantage above Santa Barbara. Fruit trees, vegetable gardens, an outdoor living room, a pool and spa and a complimentary stable/workshop make up the three-acre grounds.
Location: 1291 W. Mountain Dr., Santa Barbara, 93103
Price: $4.95 million
Year built: 2013
House size: Three bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, 2,911 square feet
Lot size: 3.04 acres
Features: Wood flooring, walls of glass, beamed ceilings, modern kitchen with island/breakfast bar, living room with fireplace, dining room, outdoor sitting area, pool and spa, outdoor kitchen, avocado trees, fruit orchards, stable/workshop, detached garage
About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 93103 ZIP Code in March was $1.468 million based on nine sales, according to CoreLogic DataQuick. That represents a decrease in median price of about 8% year-over-year.
Agents: Suzanne Perkins, Sotheby’s International Realty, (805) 895-2138
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