Home of the Day: A creekside post-and-beam in Montecito

Mature oaks and other trees provide a canopy for this renovated post-and-beam, which backs a spring-fed creek on more than an acre in Montecito. Built in 1956, walls of floor-to-ceiling windows and doors center on an outdoor living room and a swimming pool. A three-bedroom guesthouse and a detached studio are also within the grounds.

Address: 1775 Glen Oaks Dr., Montecito, 93108

Price: $3.65 million

Built: 1956

House size: 2,775 square feet, five bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 1.06 acres

Features: Open-area floor plan, walls of glass doors and windows, clerestory windows, living room with wall fireplace, center-island kitchen, dining room, master suite with dual vanities, three-bedroom guesthouse, detached studio with bathroom, patio swimming pool, fire pit

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About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 93108 ZIP Code in July was $1.925 million, based on 16 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 33.4% decrease in median price compared with the previous year.

Agent: Marsha Kotlyar, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, (805) 565-4014


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