Situated on 2.5 acres of private, gated and magnificently landscaped grounds with south facing expansive views, this Santa Barbara style home with European detailing evokes the South of France. Both the house and property were fully rebuilt and re-landscaped in 2011. The home features the finest in materials and craftsmanship, including rich walnut flooring, artisan stone, custom French cabinetry and Italian tilt and turn windows. The gardens were designed by renowned local landscape architect, Theresa Clark, who created a setting at once elegant and inviting. Vanishing doors, large windows, French Doors and surrounding terraces and balconies overlooking the property and beyond offer the ultimate in indoor-outdoor living. The master suite, on the main level, features an intimate fireplace, stunningly appointed walk-in closet, direct access to the pool and gardens and adjoining gym/office. Three additional bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms share the main level. A bedroom suite with full bath is the only upstairs room, perfect for a large office or gym, teenage or dual primary suite. The chef’s kitchen features the best appliances, including double French-door commercial ovens, combined with over 500 square feet of raised kitchen garden beds, provide a unique opportunity for farm-to-table dining. A Great Room with hearth and beamed ceilings adjoins the kitchen and offers a seamless transition to the outside. The out-of-doors includes a covered, heated loggia and fireplace, separate BBQ area, extensive alternatives for dining, lounging and entertaining and a 40’ long infinity pool/spa, all with vista views. The grounds include a wish-list of fruit and other trees, beds of roses, herbs, succulents and other specimen plantings providing all season colors, as well as a lush level lawn area. Wisteria-covered pergolas, rose-covered arbors and gates, front and rear water features, meandering paths and multiple viewing points complete the tapestry.