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Montecito Garden Home (Circa 1930)

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Last updated: 10/11/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Montecito house description

Beautiful secluded furnished house on two acres built in early 1930's by Hugh Goodhue, architect, son of Bertram Goodhue, with formal gardens inspired by Lockwood DeForest, landscape architect. Beautiful mountain view. Living room with brick floors and fireplace, central brick patio. Only one mile from famous San Ysidro Ranch and Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel. Large, mature eucalyptus and pine trees. Complete privacy from neighbors. A rare, early Montecito home situated on former estate. Lush front and back gardens.

Gas fireplace in master bedroom. Gardener and cleaning included. Unlimited long distance for local and U.S. calls. Overseas calls extra. Ideal for quiet couple.

1st and last month's deposit required for rentals of more than one month. Also security deposit required. 1-2 month rentals for summer months.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included


              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Fireplace in living room and gas fireplace in master bedroom, internet connection, lovely formal gardens with palm trees, eucalyptus trees, pine trees and many flowering shrubs and wandering paths. Completely secluded....moreless


                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    HD Flat Screen. in den. High speed internet, wireless Small kitchen T.V. Small flat screen guestroom....moreless


                      • Historic


                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Playground
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Restaurants
                      • Zoo

                      Local Services & Businesses

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

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                      • Mountain View:

                        Lovely view of the mountains....moreless

                      • Village:

                        Beautiful Montecito Village within walking distance from the house. Restaurants, market, shops...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Hiking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people


                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Located in the house...moreless

                      • Fireplace:

                        Wood burning living room...moreless

                      • Free Long Distance:

                        Free long distance calls within U.S. Extra charges for South America, Europe, Asia, etc. 5 cents/minute to Canada...moreless

                      • Garage:

                        No garage...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Parking area...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer and dryer located in the house....moreless

                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Wood Fireplace:

                        Beautiful wood burning fireplace in living room with antique tiles....moreless


                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        All necessary pots and pans....moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        Attractive sets...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Garbage disposal. Microwave. Ice machine. Attractive china and cutlery....moreless


                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Back and front brick patios; center enclosed patio....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included


                          Write a review 5
                          from 4 traveler reviews
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          $2,900 $6,500
                          My Standard Rate
                          7 night min stay

                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Cleaning fee $175
                          • Pet Fee $500
                          • Taxes Not included


                          Owner will consider weekly rental. House is NOT available for rent between January and May.

                          Weekly rentals are not accepted from June until September.

                          City transient tax of 10% will apply for rentals less than 30 days.

                          A pet will be considered. If accepted a $500 non-refundable fee will apply.

                          A damage deposit of $2500 will apply to monthly rentals and $800 for weekly rentals.

                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Santa Barbara
                          400 Metres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Montecito Village
                          4 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          400 Metres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Montecito Village
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Miramar/ Butterfly

                          Car: Recommended

                          A short walk to beautiful Montecito Village with excellent restauants, shops, post office, hair salon, drug store, charming coffee shop. A path from the house.


                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 1967

                          About: Long time resident has kept the house in its original, historic condition. Unusual Spanish house.

                          Why Montecito:
                          Owner grew up on the property. Connected to former old Montecito estate.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          One of the most unique properties with towering trees, formal gardens, roses, secret paths, view of mountains. Peaceful and completely private. Former guesthouse of Montecito estate that belonged to famed architect, Bertram Goodhue.

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                          Speaks: english

                          Links to more information:



                          • Front view

                            Front view

                          • Living room, brick floors

                            Living room, brick floors

                          • Living room

                            Living room

                          • Dining room

                            Dining room

                          • Guest room

                            Guest room

                          • Master bedroom

                            Master bedroom

                          • Mountain view

                            Mountain view

                          • Garden


                          • Center patio

                            Center patio

                          • Back patio

                            Back patio

                          • Driveway entrance

                            Driveway entrance

                          • Living room

                            Living room

                          • Dining room

                            Dining room

                          • Kitchen


                          • Master bedroom with fireplace

                            Master bedroom with fireplace

                          • Back patio

                            Back patio

                          • Back garden

                            Back garden

                          • back garden seating area with view of house

                            back garden seating area with view of house

                          • center patio

                            center patio

                          VRBO #84421

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                          This listing was first published here in 2006.

                          Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

                          $2,900 per week (USD)

                          2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

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                          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                          Member since: 2006
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 10/11/2014
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                          (805) 886-7097 (Mark) (California, USA)

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                          MONTECITO GARDEN HOME (circa 1930)

                          Montecito #84421

                          2 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 4

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