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Dramatic Ocean Front Views and Sounds Encompass This Home

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"Compass Rose" the ocean side of the home. This is your chance to relax,enjoy!

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Last updated: 03/03/2013

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sea Ranch house description

The "Compass Rose" is a truly unique ocean front home located on the northern end of the ranch, just minutes to the town of Gualala. One visitor referred to this home as "The Crown Jewel of Sea Ranch".

The reverse floor plan allows visitors some of the most dramatic ocean front views of the Pacific available anywhere on the Ranch. You will feel like you are on the bow of a two story cruise ship, yet within the comfort of a spacious and pleasing Obie Bowman designed home complete with barn doors, wood floors, and fully equipped gourmet kitchen, comfortable living room with gas fireplace, flat screen Direct TV with Blu Ray DVD player, and Playstation Two for when the sun goes down. A private library with its own picture window on the ocean, sun room, fully dedicated office, free WIFI throughout the home, and a hot tub overlooking the ocean, no place better to watch the sunset.

The master suite is in its own private wing of the home, features views of the Pacific, a small fish pond, and its own private jacuzzi tub.The other two bedrooms are off the sun room and both feature queen beds.

The changing moods of the sea, which can be viewed from every room, will surprise you. The lulling of the surf's sound is the best relaxation one can get.

The parade of wild life you will witness include whales, dolphins, seals, fox, deer, pelicans, raccoons, rabbits and wild turkeys, oh my!

The Sea Ranch also offers 3 separate swimming pools, a 10 mile long bluff top trail along the ocean, several beaches, tennis courts and many miles of trails,on the ocean front, in the redwoods and along the river.

Gualala has two grocery stores, a video rental store, several restaurants, and many art galleries.Our hope is that you enjoy this unique home as much as we have. Be sure to visit the bench in front of the home, many a problem has melted away at this site. You will leave renewed and refreshed. Our home is your home, we look forward to your visit. Have a most wonderful time.



Keywords: Ocean front, Compass Rose,custom home, gourmet kitchen,reverse floor plan, architectural, white water views, bluff top, The Sea Ranch, swimming pools, tennis courts, hiking trails, diving, scuba, abalone hunting, free WiFi, Direct TV, Blu Ray, large flat screens, stereo, hot tub, beaches, bluff trail, golf, library,Sea Ranch, Mendocino, Sonoma Coast, Sponge Bob, Bocce ball, ping pong, horses, long boarding, golf

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            One pet may be allowed, must be house trained and with renters at all times, never in home by itself....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Kitchen is adjacent to Living room with panoramic views of the ocean, gas stove top, sub zero refridgerator, dishwasher, microwave...moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator
          • Ice Maker
          • Cooking Utensils

          Amenities

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Garage
          • Parking Off Street
          • Washing Machine

          Entertainment

          • Video Games:

            Guitar Hero Legends of Rock and World Tour,Teenage Ninja Mutant Turtles,Gran Turismo4,Dance Dance Revolution,Tribes,Tomb Raider,Jak3,Twisted Metal Black,Kingdom Hearts, Jak and Daxter, Calebs Trophy Bucks,and my personal favorite Sponge Bob Square Pants in Revenge of the Flying Dutchman. Parents please note some of these games are for Mature and teenage audiences..please review for young children...moreless

          • Music Library:

            Stereo speakers throughout home and outside next to hot tub can hook up iphone, ipod, directly to system...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            (3) Direct TV, Blu Ray, HDTV large flat screens in Living room and Sunroom, master bedroom also has TV....moreless

          • Video Game Console:

            Play Station 2 in Sunroom...moreless

          • Video Library
          • CD Player
          • VCR
          • DVD Player
          • Stereo

          Communications

          • Free Long Distance
          • Computer Available
          • Broadband Access

          Pool & Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            (3) When you rent this home you also get guest privileges to all three pools, tennis courts, private trails, beaches, recreation sites, and barbeque spots. A great place to play bocce ball...check out One Eyed Jacks, equipment at the home. House also comes with one wagon and two bikes for cruising the private roadways....moreless

          • Hot Tub:

            Private hot tub on deck overlooking surf on second floor, great spot for star gazing....moreless

          • Jetted Tub:

            Located in Master bath with a view....moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Balcony:

            Upper deck overlooks crashing surf...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill

          Location & View

          • Beachfront
          • Ocean View
          • Oceanfront

          Activities

          • Live Theater
          • Golf
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Mountain Biking
          • Kayaking
          • Fishing
          • Rafting
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Surfing
          • Cycling
          • Fitness Center
          • Shelling
          • Horseback Riding
          • Sight Seeing
          • Horseshoes
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Shopping
          • Boating
          • Restaurants
          • Tennis
          • Swimming
           

          Reviews

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          Rates are variable depending on the time of year, 354-531 per night includes taxes
          and after departure cleaning. Call Rams Head for details or email.
          

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          Year Purchased: 2003

          About: We are from the California Central Valley and farm apples and cherries, 4th generation family farming business. We stumbled upon this area on a trip in the 1980's. We were overcome with the beauty of the area, especially the ocean and its constantly changing moods.

          Why Sea Ranch:
          Needed a place to recharge....spend time with our family and friends, lots of cooking, walking, and laughing.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          The ocean views cannot be beat. A true experience that will bring a smile to even the weariest traveler. The sound of the surf is also most relaxing. You can walk out the door and on to a path that leads you down the coast to some of the most fantastic scenery around. Time for you and your family to reconnect....board games, cards, puzzles, all become popular again. We have many in the house, Monopoly, Yahtzee, Sorry( can get mean) Poker,


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          Speaks: english

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          Photos

          • "Compass Rose"  the ocean side of the home. This is your chance to relax,enjoy!

            "Compass Rose" the ocean side of the home. This is your chance to relax,enjoy!

          • View from non-cooking side of kitchen....my favorite spot.

            View from non-cooking side of kitchen....my favorite spot.

          • Ahhh yes....hot tub heaven....the best seats in the house.

            Ahhh yes....hot tub heaven....the best seats in the house.

          • Living room with gas fireplace and flat screen for when the sun goes down on you

            Living room with gas fireplace and flat screen for when the sun goes down on you

          • Sunroom on lower level, where two bedrooms & a bath are hidden behind barn doors

            Sunroom on lower level, where two bedrooms & a bath are hidden behind barn doors

          • Second floor deck next to hot tub...this is a mood enhancer.

            Second floor deck next to hot tub...this is a mood enhancer.

          • Escape with a book, what better place then the library with a  view of the ocean

            Escape with a book, what better place then the library with a view of the ocean

          • Brunch in the dining room, be on the lookout for whales.

            Brunch in the dining room, be on the lookout for whales.

          • Well, if you have to do dishes...this may be the place.

            Well, if you have to do dishes...this may be the place.

          • The hot tub...hop in and enjoy the view..best place to star gaze in the evening.

            The hot tub...hop in and enjoy the view..best place to star gaze in the evening.

          • Want a closer look at those whales? Or possibly the seals and birds?

            Want a closer look at those whales? Or possibly the seals and birds?

          • View from the Living room. Can you hear the waves?

            View from the Living room. Can you hear the waves?

          • Sideview of centercourt garden

            Sideview of centercourt garden

          • Center courtyard view from the ocean side.

            Center courtyard view from the ocean side.

          • Master bedroom retreat with ocean views and sliding glass door to courtyard.

            Master bedroom retreat with ocean views and sliding glass door to courtyard.

          • Sunroom view of garden just before dusk....hurry to the hot tub for SUNSET!

            Sunroom view of garden just before dusk....hurry to the hot tub for SUNSET!

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          This listing was first published here in 2011.

          Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

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          3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 7

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