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'the Living Roof' Stunning Ocean Front Home

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Last updated: 11/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sea Ranch house description

Dramatic Ocean Bluff Award Winning Green Home on The Sea Ranch. Designed by world renowned architect Obie Bowman, The Living Roof home epitomizes the concept of living lightly on the land, as shown by the harmony between architecture and nature. Open beam ceilings and two Eucalyptus tree trunks in the living areas provide structural support and unique design features. The home is oriented on the site to capture views and provide wind protection to the large entertaining deck and spa. Solarium windows and a wall of glass offers expansive white water views. Spacious gourmet kitchen/prep area with high end appliances and wine fridge. Large 18-foot entertainment bar provides additional seating. Living room with custom fireplace, entertainment center and dramatic south coast views.Master suite features office with library and white water views. Radiant heat, brick and hardwood floors, plus many custom design features through-out! The Living Roof has been featured on television and in many architectural publications around the world. Close to hiking trails and Ohlson Recreation Center. Easy commute by airplane into the private Sea Ranch airport.The Living Roof is the most sustainable property on Sea Ranch and has incredible ocean views.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2501 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Your reservation inquiry, MUST include the names & ages of all people in your party. Children over 6 years old welcome. Given the proximity to the ocean bluff our home is not suiteable for toddlers....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                In your reservation inquiry state the names and ages of all people in your party....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Pets are not allowed, please do not inquire. ...moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 4-8

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Please do not move any furniture around. Upon departure, leave the residence the way you found it. Make certain the TVs are turned off and the remote controls are left next to the TVs.Leave all soiled towels on top of the washer/dryer. Do not leave any dirty dishes and do not leave any of your food in the refrigerator or freezer. If any rugs or furniture was soiled please let us know. If anything was broken please let us know. Dispose of all garbage and recycling. Close & lock all doors and windows and close all window shades. Turn off all lights indoor & outdoor. Make sure the propane tank for the barbeque is off and the barbeque is covered. Turn off the kitchen exhaust fan and DO NOT LEAVE ANYTHING ON THE STOVE. Thank you....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Game Room:

                    Our game room has a TV, game table, board games, ping pong table, dart board and many board games....moreless

                  • Games:

                    Horse Shoes, Lawn Bowling. Ping pong table, dart board and board games provided in our Game Room....moreless

                  • Music Library
                  • Ping Pong Table
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Direct TV provided....moreless

                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    There is a TV in the Living Room and one if the Game Room. Direct TV is provided. Please do not record programming to the DVR....moreless

                  • Toys:

                    board games...moreless

                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Forests
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                  • Beach:

                    Exclusive and private beach coves surrounded by dramatic bluffs. Abudant wildlife, tidepools and coastal trails.We do not accommodate weddings/large parties....moreless

                  • Near The Ocean:

                    Located within walking distance, just steps away from dramatic coastal bluff. We do not accommodate weddings/large parties....moreless

                  • Ocean View
                  • Oceanfront
                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rafting
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    indoor dining room table seats 8, indoor bar counter seats 4, outdoor table seats 4. Please eat in designated areas only. The game room is not for dining....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    Wood Fireplace...moreless

                  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                    There is a work out bench and free weights....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Wireless Broadband 1.5mb...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    large screen television, DVD player and stereo...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Off Street Parking...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Unlimited local and long distance calling available....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Coffee Makers...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Plates, Bowles, Glasses, Flatware. Plastic cups to take outside. ...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Blender, toaster, food processor, coffee maker, microwave oven, all pots, pan, cooking utensils, etc....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    spices, coffee filters, mustard, ketcup, mayonaise and basic pantry items...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    Double Oven...moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Golf:

                    The Sea Ranch Golf Links 42000 Coast Highway The Sea Ranch, CA 95497 (707) 785-2468...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    The Sea Ranch Recreation area has a swimming pool. Your parking passes allow to to gain entrance to this area....moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Outdoor hot tub with jacuzzi jets....moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $700 $700
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 12.5%

                      Notes:

                      In your reservation inquiry state the names & ages of all people in your party.2 parking passes will be issued which must include the license plate number of your vehicle(s). Parking is available for 2 vehicles. Holiday rentals are a 6 night minimum stay. No pets allowed. $850.00 non refundable damage protection fee will be charged to large groups/multi-home rentals.

                      Upon receipt of security deposit funds a receipt/confirmation will be mailed & the calendar changed to reflect your dates as reserved/confirmed. All other fees for lodging, tax,housekeeping must be received at least 60 days prior to your check in date. Send in one check for your secuirty deposit & one check for the balance. Group checks can not be processed. No pets allowed, no exceptions.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 11/30/2014
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                      Location

                      65 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Charles Shulz Sonoma Airport

                      Car: Necessary

                      An architecturally signifcant home nestled within the small, secluded Sea Ranch community on Northern California's rugged Sonoma County coastline. A community rich in architectural heritage, renowned contemporary and organic design pioneered to decades of acclaim. A destination getaway that embraces natural, untamed beauty as it's backyard encompassing dramatic ocean bluffs, landscapes with an expansive ocean view and pristine coastal trails just a few steps away. A luxury home that at the same time respects the ethos of sustainability and respect for it's surrounding. The Living Roof unsupassed in design, location and accommodation.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Why the Owner Chose Sea Ranch:
                      The coastal trail offers long walks, hikes or jogging along the ocean bluff trail with the sounds of the crashing waves, and aquatic animals, sea lions, otters, whales and aquatic birds. Other local wildlife include deer, hummingbirds, and foxes.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The Living Roof, where white water ocean views meet sustainable luxury living. You will enjoy an expansive fully equipt gourmet kitchen, large fireplace, outdoor barbeque and jacuzzi with an exquisite ocean front view where you can see, hear and smell the ocean up close and personal.


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                      Photos

                      • A view from the back yard.

                        A view from the back yard.

                      • A view of the gourmet kitchen as seen from sitting at the bar counter.

                        A view of the gourmet kitchen as seen from sitting at the bar counter.

                      • Kitchen dining table and island cook top.

                        Kitchen dining table and island cook top.

                      • The Living Room.  This room also has flat screen HD TV, with Direct TV, Blue Ray DVD player CD Music player and wifi.

                        The Living Room. This room also has flat screen HD TV, with Direct TV, Blue Ray DVD player CD Music player and wifi.

                      • The Master Bedroom with an ocean view
.

                        The Master Bedroom with an ocean view .

                      • The office with front yard garden view.

                        The office with front yard garden view.

                      • Entry hall.

                        Entry hall.

                      • Guest bedroom.

                        Guest bedroom.

                      • Recreation room.  View of ping pong table and HD flat screen TV and card table.

                        Recreation room. View of ping pong table and HD flat screen TV and card table.

                      • Recreation room workout corner.

                        Recreation room workout corner.

                      • An evening view from the sod roof overlooking the back yard deck.

                        An evening view from the sod roof overlooking the back yard deck.

                      • Evening view of the house from the back yard.

                        Evening view of the house from the back yard.

                      • An evening view of the residence from the back yard.

                        An evening view of the residence from the back yard.

                      • Kitchen dining table with ocean front view.

                        Kitchen dining table with ocean front view.

                      • View of the kitchen from the living room.

                        View of the kitchen from the living room.

                      • The living room vantage point from the kitchen dining table.

                        The living room vantage point from the kitchen dining table.

                      • The Library.

                        The Library.

                      • Guest Bedroom of two twin beds & ocean view.

                        Guest Bedroom of two twin beds & ocean view.

                      • Guest bedroom. This room connects to the other guest bedroom via 'jack & jill' bathroom.

                        Guest bedroom. This room connects to the other guest bedroom via 'jack & jill' bathroom.

                      • Recreation room, view of the dart board and ping pong table.

                        Recreation room, view of the dart board and ping pong table.

                      • Recreation room ping pong table.

                        Recreation room ping pong table.

                      • A view from the back yard deck.

                        A view from the back yard deck.

                      • Back yard view of the residence.

                        Back yard view of the residence.

                      • The ocean bluff view.

                        The ocean bluff view.

                      $700 per night (USD)
                      1

                      4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 11/30/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2012
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 90%
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/30/2014
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                      'THE LIVING ROOF' Stunning Ocean Front Home

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                      4 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 8

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