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Panoramic Ocean View Estate the Bates Ranch House

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The front of the house faces the ocean with its expansive 1/3 acre lawn

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Last updated: 08/16/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Bates house was built in 1928. It has large and plentiful windows leading the eyes out to the light and the landscape. Sited on the crest of a ridge with outstanding views of both the beautiful coast from the front and the valley to the rear of the property, this residence embodies the free and easy living of old California made modern.

Each bedroom has its own en suite bathroom, luxury linens, and offer views of the surrounding gardens and fruit tress that dot the lush 3 acre property. Wood burning fire places are located in the large living room, spacious master suite, library, and outside in the private courtyard, which boasts stunning views of the Los Padres National mountains. The 1/3 acre front lawn is perfect for family gatherings or games with 180 degree view of the water and a unique opportunity to view the famed Rincon Point from directly above, just as Steve Bissell captured it in 1973 for Surfer Magazine.

This historic, charming home is perfect for a single family to enjoy a cozy interior with spectacular grounds and panoramic views. The house is also able to accommodate an extended family of up to 12 or less. This is a very special property with a unique history and beauty throughout the home and its surrounding. This will be a vacation you wont soon forget! WE DO NOT HOST EVENTS at our property but are happy to provide you with lodging during your special weekend.

1 King
2 Queens
2 Twin/Single
2 Bunk beds (4 single beds total)

Fully appointed kitchen with large fridge, microwave, and coffee maker.
Large dinning room and living room
Four fireplaces
All bedrooms with en suite bathrooms

Keywords: ocean view, carpinteria, santa barbara, mountain, surfing, hiking, estate, fireplace

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Property Type

  • House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We love our furry friends but they are not allowed on the property. Thank you....moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 2 bunk bed

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  • King size beds (1) One king bed in the master, Queen size Beds (2) 2 queen beds, Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 twin beds, Bunk Beds (2) 2 sets of bunks in the kids room (sleeps 4)...moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Games
  • Television:

    TV with Playstation is in the bunk room...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View:

    Over 180 degree view of the Ventura and Santa Barbara coastline...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Our ocean view dining room can accommodate 12 people. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    A washer and dryer are provided for your convenience ...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wifi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    The ocean view living room is appointed with comfortable furnishings and a lovely fireplace. ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    A washer and dryer are provided for your convenience ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    The Bates Ranch House has 4 fireplaces on the property. One in the living room, in the twin bedroom, in the master bedroom and in the courtyard. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is appointed with water and wine glasses, silverware, plates, utensils for eating and cooking, pots, pans, paper towels, kitchen towels, trash bags, and a fresh sponge....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double oven for all your home cooked meals...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$1,050
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Cleaning $200
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

7 night minimum for Thanksgiving and Christmas $1050 per night


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Manager info

Year Purchased: 1882

About: I am a local Realtor in Carpinteria. I love managing the Bates Ranch House because the peace and beauty it exudes is unparalleled. Carpinteria is a wonderful town with a little something for everyone... Horse riding on the beach, hiking, fishing, shopping, great restaurants, surfing, great spas, and all the charm of a small little beach town.

Why Ventura, CA, USA:
In 1882, Dr. Charles Bell Bates purchased a portion of an original Spanish land grant totaling 1200 acres, including most of Rincon Point. Dr. Bates was one of the first doctors to practice medicine in Santa Barbara, making house calls on a unicycle. His son, R.W. Bates was a volunteer ambulance driver in WWI, working along side Ernest Hemingway. Unfortunately, he was wounded during the war - but his luck took a turn for the best when his nurse in Paris became his future wife. Having spent years along the French Riviera, the newly married Mrs. Bates was very impressed and excited about a future at Rincon! R.W. could not have imagined that reality coming to pass. Together in 1928 they built the Bates Ranch House of handmade adobe bricks with large rooms and plenty of light. The house surrounds a sheltered inner courtyard with mountain views. R.W. Bates developed the ranch with beans, lemons, avocados, flowers and other crops. He planted large eucalyptus trees lining the roads. Initially, before Lake Cassitas water was available, he hand carried buckets of water to keep the trees alive. During World War II, the Army installed military barracks adjacent to the Bates Ranch House. Soldiers observed and monitored the Southern California Coast at Rincon Point for Japanese invasion ships. At this same time, close friends of the Bates family were forced to relocate because of their nationality. R. W. Bates took over the running of The Ota Farm to ensure its safety until the owners were able to return. Today the Bates Ranch House continues to be a cherished family home surrounded by three acres of beautiful gardens. In front of the house a huge lawn over looks Rincon Point and expansive views of Santa Barbara and Ventura coastlines. Bates road exit on 101 was named after R.W. Bates. The Bates family now invites you to share your happy memories here in this lovely setting!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Bates Ranch House is located just 5 minutes from downtown Carpinteria and 15 minutes to downtown Santa Barbara.


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Photos

  • The front of the house faces the ocean with its expansive 1/3 acre lawn

    The front of the house faces the ocean with its expansive 1/3 acre lawn

  • View from the garden

    View from the garden

  • WIndows in the living room face the ocean complete with fierplace.

    WIndows in the living room face the ocean complete with fierplace.

  • Queen bedroom with en suite bathroom

    Queen bedroom with en suite bathroom

  • Hall way down to the bunk room

    Hall way down to the bunk room

  • Breathtaking views year round from the comfort of this beautiful home

    Breathtaking views year round from the comfort of this beautiful home

  • The front of the house faces the ocean with its expansive 1/3 acre lawn

    The front of the house faces the ocean with its expansive 1/3 acre lawn

  • Old world charm

    Old world charm

  • Spacious ocean view dining room seats 12.

    Spacious ocean view dining room seats 12.

  • Large sunny room with 2 twin beds with a fireplace and attached bathroom

    Large sunny room with 2 twin beds with a fireplace and attached bathroom

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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