Ultimate seclusion on this 200+ acre Santa Barbara County ranch nestled in Central Coast wine country and just minutes to Los Alamos and the Santa Ynez Valley. Located at the end of 2 1/2 miles of private road via 3 private security gates, the custom built home is strategically situated to maximize privacy yet take full advantage of the views of the rolling, oak-filled landscape. Completed in 1999, with 7,900 sq/ft + , 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 3 half-baths and room for expansion. The early California style rancho includes a spacious master suite with large his and her baths, a separate guest wing (2 bedrooms, sitting area, and large bath), living room, formal dining room, library-media room adjacent to full bar, functional kitchen open to breakfast area w/fireplace, butler's pantry,an atrium w/koi pond, a total of 5 fireplaces, and 3-car garage. The incredible attention to detail and craftsmanship by local tradesmen and artisans is evident in the beautiful wood work, fine finishes, and remarkable architecture.
The property is in the Williamson Act and zoned AG-II-100 with allowable parcel sizes no smaller than 100 acres. Addition of a separate guest house may be possible. Nearby properties include established and highly regarded vineyards, horse properties, and ranches. The land is in it's natural state with abundant wildlife and miles of trails and dirt roads providing endless opportunities for hiking and sunset Jeep excursions. Wonderful potential for horses or vineyard development (60+ plantable acre est.). Excellent private well and state of the art water treatment system. A separate Ranch Manager's quarters of over 800 sq.ft. with two-car garage and 1,400 sq. ft. storage/container barn is located adjacent to the property's main gate.
For those seeking a finely crafted Central Coast estate in a traditional, secluded California Rancho setting, Rancho El Morro makes for the ultimate California retreat.
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