Beautiful stonework adorns the homeâs exterior ($18,200,000) while a charming wishing well sits in the entryâs courtyard, all adding to the romantic appeal. Inside the spectacular main home, pitch-beamed ceilings, stone fireplaces, French tile and inlaid oak floors create a warm and elegant atmosphere. A grand living room, family room, den and library offer endless opportunities for shared family time or privacy, while the country kitchen boasts state-of-the-art appliances, two walk-in pantries, and a welcoming breakfast area. The formal dining room features a romantic fireplace and picturesque courtyard access, while the basement wine cellar could set the stage for intimate dinner parties.
The stately first-floor master suite enjoys a private spa and lap pool, encircled by a rose garden with stunning ocean views. Mirroring the expansive scale of the bedroom, oversized his-and-hers bathrooms and walk-in closets offer the ultimate luxuryâher closet with built-ins and a laundry area, and his bathroom with an adjoining fitness room or private lounge. Upstairs, four large bedroom suites each have stunning hillside views, generous closets and full bathrooms, while a fantastic media room provides a welcoming hub around a fireplace and wet bar. Outside, an impressive wrap-around stone patio and sprawling lawns overlook a lighted tennis court with viewing pavilion and a lagoon-style pool. The deluxe pool house with kitchenette and full bathroom is ideal for a gym, guest quarters or even an art studio. At the front of the property an exceptional stable hosts three horse stalls, each with run-ins, a feed room and an attached groomsmanâs apartment adjacent to the riding ring. For the avid equestrian, Hope Ranch offers a marvelous riding trail system throughout with beach access. Completing this exceptional estate is a private walking path with exclusive access to Hope Ranch Beachâa highly coveted privilege to a famed piece of California coastline. Romantic meandering pathways, vast lawns, elegant gardens, and incomparable sea and mountain views make this property truly enchanting!