This approximately 296 acres is at THE prime location in the Santa Ynez Valley. Varied terrain primarily composed of rolling to gently sloping land is spotted with historic oak trees and consists of two legal parcels, 103.72+/- and 192.5+/- acres. In the Happy Canyon AVA in Santa Barbara County's wine region, this ranch is ideal for establishing a premium Bordeaux varietal vineyard. Small towns in the Valley have multiple fine dining restaurants, catering to the Valley's vibrant gourmet food and winery industryThe ranch has fenced and cross fenced pastures for grazing livestock. Horse facilities include a 5 stall center-isle barn with wash rack and tack room, a restored vintage barn with 3 stalls, hay and equipment storage, a loft and an entertainment area complete with bar.There are irrigated pastures, dressage and cutting arenas and a hot walker. A large open pasture has been a "cowboy" polo field.
With expansive vistas of untouched California open space, newly completed in 2009, the main residence is approximately 8,200 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half baths. With 5 fireplaces, quality finishes and cabinetry throughout, the home features a fully appointed gourmet kitchen that opens to a spacious family room, a server's back kitchen, butler's pantry, formal living and dining rooms, a study, wine storage room, a wet bar and a light filled gallery accessing an inner courtyard designed for outdoor dining, There is a pool and spa. The master suite has his and hers bathrooms and closets plus an office. A covered porch provides outdoor living and entertaining space surrounding a fireplace
Guest facilities are extensive. A renovated 1920s cottage has living and dining rooms, kitchen, mud room and 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. Additionally, there is a 2 bedroom cottage with living room and bathroom.
A getaway from the major metropolitan areas, this ranch is about 2 hours north from Los Angeles and about 30 minutes from the City of Santa Barbara on the American Riviera via U.S. 101 and HWY 154. Santa Ynez Valley Airport's 2900 foot airstrip accommodates smaller jets.
This listing includes APN # 141-250-037.
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