Extraordinary property in the heart of Montecito offering spectacular ocean and island views encompassed within an unparalleled setting on over 2 acres of gardens and landscaping. The main floor features formal living and dining rooms with a spacious adjoining cook's kitchen and family room. All the public rooms offer beautiful ocean/island views in the distance while the setting is made up of gardens respected by landscape architects from all over the country. While having various plantings always in bloom, the rock formations surrounding the pool area are revered by experts on Japanese gardens. The home offers an inviting floor plan with 2 bedroom suites on the main floor and expansive master suite occupying the second floor. Each of the ground floor bedrooms offers a welcoming space for either bedroom or office while a lower level room is perfect as a game room or potential media space. The upstairs master includes spacious bedroom with cathedral ceilings and fireplace, private patio, plus bathrooms offering spectacular garden and island views. There is also a lovely room and half bath over the garage offering a private spot for office or guests. The 2+/- acre grounds include both a guest house with its own bath and "secret garden" feel along with a picture perfect tree house guests of any age will find enchanting. Completely fenced with 2 additional gates on either side of the stately entrance this is truly a private oasis in the heart of Montecito.