This spectacular Tuscan-Style Villa has gorgeous ocean and whitewater views and is only steps from the surf and sand. Breathtaking beauty graces this 3 BR, 3.5 bath estate, both inside and out.
Located on an 18,000 sq. ft lot, this 3,800 sq. ft custom home has all the amenities of a luxurious Mediterranean estate. The walkway to the front door is stamped concrete with a white custom trellis and huge columned entryway. The door opens to the living room that has a great-room feel with two-story, open-beam & inlayed ceilings and distinctive crown molding. There are expansive living room views of the whitewater of Manresa Beach, and ocean views that stretch to Capitola and Santa Cruz. The living room has a full entertainment bar,a built-in entertainment center and a Rumsford concrete fireplace, accentuated with faux-finish paint.
The kitchen is open and was designed with the chef in mind: stainless steel appliances, Thermador range with pot-filler water spigot, Dacor double oven, sub-zero refrigerator, inlayed sink, a large, freeform granite island with seating. The kitchen has custom, antiqued cabinets, granite slab counters, and hand-painted mural accents. There are beautiful views of the ocean and the surrounding countryside.
The many amenities include: radiant heat, insulated wine cellar, sauna, window seats, Travertine tiles & slab counters. The stairway to the second floor has a custom wrought iron, patina railing and opens into an expansive open office/workroom with views of the trellis and courtyard below.
The master suite has views of the whitewater, ocean, courtyard, and countryside. A window seat overlooks the courtyard and a balcony provides a nice, private setting for watching the sunset over the water. A fireplace in the master suite adds to the romantic charm. The master bath has a double Jacuzzi tub and marble shower for two, a dual sink with travertine marble countertops, and travertine tile floors.
The yard is beautifully designed with a shaded courtyard and sunny back and side yards. The courtyard shade is provided by the columned doorways, trellis, and arbors. The courtyard has seating around a centralized fountain. The back yard has open grassy space, surrounded by rose bushes, and orange, peach and guava trees. The ocean view from the back yard is spectacular. The side yard is equipped with a bocce ball court and an outdoor bar with built-in barbecue, sink, and colorful tile.