2500 E Valley Road, Santa Barbara


12 Beds
13 Baths
29,438 Sqft
10,359,439 Sqft
6 Garages

The ultimate family estate or executive retreat, the magnificent Rancho San Carlos, an approx. 237-acre estate property that for nearly 100 years has been under the ownership of one family. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a unique property of unprecedented grand scale, exceptional architecture, and prestigious historical significance. The sprawling hilltop Monterey Colonial manor was designed by noted architect Reginald Johnson in 1931 with an approx. 29,483-sq.ft. main residence comprised of over 30 rooms. Infused with an atmosphere of sophistication and refinement, the grand home is astutely sited on two natural terraces, and by planning the formal living rooms around a central courtyard and placing the master and family bedroom wings on the upper terrace, he effectively created a spatial separation that afforded serene, calm and exceptional views. Additional features include 10 residential cottages, an office, producing orchards, and extensive equestrian facilities.

Essential Information
MLS® #18401942
Full Baths10
Half Baths3
Square Footage29,438
Lot Square Footage10,359,439
Year Built1931
Sub-TypeSingle Family
Community Information
Address2500 E Valley Road
AreaMontecito (MCTO)
CitySanta Barbara
CountySanta Barbara
Zip Code93108
Parking Spaces6
ParkingOn Site
# of Garages6

Underground Utilities, Water Connected


Panoramic View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Trees/Woods View, Orchard/Grove View, Pasture View, Park Or Green Belt View

HeatingGravity Heating
# of Stories2
StoriesThree Or More Levels
Interior Features

High Ceilings (9 Feet+), 2 Staircases, Balcony


Built In Range, Refrigerator, Range/Stove Hood


See Remarks, Living Room, Library, Master Bedroom, Den, Dining Room, Game Room, Master Retreat

ExteriorBrick, Stone
Exterior FeaturesCorral, Stable
RoofSee Remarks
ConstructionBrick, Stone
FoundationCombination, See Remarks
Lot Description

Corners Established, Sprinklers None, Agricultural, Horse Property, Ranch

Additional Information
Date ListedSeptember 21st, 2018
Days on Market272
HOA Fees0.00
Listing Details
AgentSuzanne Neal Perkins(01106512)
Property History
Price Reduced from $85,000,000 to $75,000,000

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