Welcome to Casa Mariposa, a timeless haven offering a rare and authentic experience of the Ojai life! The property offers a ranch-like setting and a Sunset Magazine feel with its natural charm and abundant outdoor spaces. The house itself, with its 3 thoughtfully designed bedrooms, embodies the perfect blend of rustic charm and comfort. Each room is carefully appointed to create a tranquil and cozy retreat, allowing you to escape the demands of the world and enjoy a more relaxed pace of life. Adjacent to the spacious kitchen, you'll discover a versatile space that can easily serve as a fourth bedroom, an inspiring artist's retreat, a quiet home office, or a generous sized mudroom. The living room exudes warmth and character, highlighted by a charming rock fireplace that is perfect for chilly evenings. The enchantment continues as the expansive backyard beckons you to explore its whimsical wonders. This garden paradise is a true sanctuary, featuring an array of plants, flowers, raised garden boxes, and fruit trees that seem to have sprung from the pages of a storybook. Enjoy outdoor living with multiple covered porches, including the pergola shaded dining area overlooking the terraced backyard & mountain views. Stone stairways w/railings lead to beautiful views of Ojai's famous Topa Topas! In addition, there is a modern gas fire pit, a perfect gathering spot for evening conversations, star gazing, or simply losing yourself in the flickering flames. Casa Mariposa is a place where the hustle and bustle of the modern world fade away, allowing you to savor life's simple pleasures, all while being close to downtown Ojai, where you can easily explore the town's vibrant arts scene, boutique shops, and delectable dining options. In this unique haven, you can truly savor the true and rooted essence of Ojai, making it a place you'll want to call home for generations to come.